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Milkwellburn Colliery

Blackhall Mill, Gateshead

54.910671,-1.827299

Opened:

Closed:

Reclaimed

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Last Updated:

5 Sept 2021

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HER Info (unless otherwise noted)

There were several pits/drifts at this colliery - Brockwell Drift, East Shaft (HER 3403), Five and a quarters drift (HER 3404) and three and a quarter drift. East Shaft had closed by 1922.

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

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