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Benton Colliery

Benton, Newcastle

55.000633,-1.578175

Redeveloped

Last Updated:

6 Sept 2021

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HER Info

Benton Colliery is shown as Benton Old Pit on the 2nd edition Ordnance Survey plan, indicating that it was out of use by 1895. Opened before 1760.

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

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