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D16701B

Hutton Henry Colliery

Hutton Henry

54.723112,-1.356404

Perseverance Pit

Opened:

1876

Closed:

1897

Reclaimed

Condition:

Last Updated:

23 Nov 2021

Owners: 

Hutton Henry Coal Co. Ltd. (1880s)

HER Info (unless otherwise noted)

First sunk in 1876 and comprising two pits. Closed in 1897, but the following year a new pit was sunk. Shown on historic map with shows a large reservoir and track leading to Station Town which is no longer visible.

Ordnance Survey, 1898

Ordnance Survey, 1898

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

Hutton Henry Colliery, 1899. Source: Larry Holmes, Facebook

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