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Shipcote Colliery

Gateshead

54.959132,-1.596098

North Pit

Redeveloped

Last Updated:

5 Sept 2021

Owners: 

John Bowes & Co. (1850s), Marley Hill Coal Co. (1860s), John Bowes & Partners Ltd. (1880s)

HER Info

Shipcote Colliery. Opened c1856, closed 1880s. Associated with North Pit. Owned by John Bowes and Co in the 1850s, then by Marley Hill Coal Company, then John Bowes and Partners Ltd

'Sketches of The Coal Mines in Northumberland and Durham' T.H.Hair, published in 1844

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