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Coxlodge Colliery

Coxlodge, Newcastle


North Pit

Jubilee Pit


Last Updated:

8 Sept 2021


Bell & Brandling (1850s), Joshua Bower (1860s), Burradon & Coxlodge Colliery Owners (1880s), N. G Lambert & Co. (1880s -)

HER Info

Opened before 1821, closed 1894. Coxlodge Colliery had three pits Bower Pit, Jubilee or North Pit and Regent or Engine Pit. Owners of the colliery in the 1850s were Bell and Brandling, then Joshua Bower, then Burradon and Coxlodge Colliers, and lastly NG Lambert & Co. An explosion on 6 March 1863 killed 19 people.

Ordnance Survey, 1898

Ordnance Survey, 1898

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

Jubilee Pit, date unknown. Source: jimscott.co.uk

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