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East Walbottle Colliery

Dinnington, Newcastle

55.055406,-1.687945

Robert Pit

Opened:

Closed:

Preserved

Condition:

Last Updated:

3 Sept 2021

Owners: 

East Walbottle Coal Co. Ltd. (1910s -1947), National Coal Board (1947 -)

HER Info (unless otherwise noted)

Robert Pit Shaft is marked on the British Geological Survey map. Robert Pit Shaft marked on the British Geological Survey and shown on OS third edition of 1919. Closed in 1966. Owned by East Walbottle Coal Company Ltd until 1947 when it was taken over by the National Coal Board. Pit Head Baths dating to early 1960s survive.

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

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