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3771

Allerdean Colliery

Lamesley, Gateshead

54.921574,-1.602363

Ravensworth Shop Team Colliery

Opened:

Closed:

Reclaimed

Condition:

Last Updated:

4 Sept 2021

Owners: 

W. W. Burdon & Co. (1850s), W.W. Burdon (1860s), Charles Perkins & Partners (1900s), Birtley Iron Co. (1910s), Pelaw Main Collieries Ltd. (1940s), National Coal Board (1947 -)

HER Info (unless otherwise noted)

Allerdean Colliery was working by 1726 when the Team Wagonway reached it, (SMR 3741). Owners from the 1850s were WW Burdon, W Barkus, junior & Co, Charles Perkins and Partners, Birtley Iron Works, Pelaw Main Colleries Ltd and in 1947 NCB. Also known as Ravensworth Shop, Team Colliery.

Ordnance Survey, 1898

Ordnance Survey, 1898

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

Ravensworth Colliery, unknown, Ravensworth Colliery Facebook page

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