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Coal Shaft, Elswick

Elswick, Newcastle

54.962797,-1.626151

Opened:

Closed:

Redeveloped

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Last Updated:

5 Mar 2022

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HER Info (unless otherwise noted)

This Coal Shaft was sunk around 1805 and closed by 1859. An inclined plane (HER ref. 4906) linked the shaft with the riverside.

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

Aerial photograph of coal shaft, located on this site.

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