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Chirton Colliery

North Shields, North Tyneside

55.007492,-1.444110

Shields Colliery

Opened:

Closed:

Entry Created:

3 Sept 2021

Last Updated:

7 Sept 2021

Redeveloped

Condition:

Owners: 

Description (or HER record listing)

Opened in 1755. There were three other pits - Engine Pit NZ 357 682, Hope Pit and Prospect Pit.

Chirton Colliery. Source: Billy Embleton, Flickr

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Historic Environment Records

Durham/Northumberland: Keys to the Past

Tyne and Wear: Sitelines

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