Wash Houses Pit
6 Sept 2021
Birtley Iron Co. (1910s), Pelaw Main Collieries Co. (1920s -)
HER Info (unless otherwise noted)
Historic Ordnance Survey map evidence shows the position of Wash House Pit (Coal). Closed May 1932, Owned by Birtley Iron Company, later Pelaw Main Collieries Co.
Ordnance Survey, 1921
Blackhouse Incline, date unknown. Source: Bowes Railway, Facebook
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