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Butterknowle, coal workings

Butterknowle

54.627920, -1.861100

Opened:

1362

Closed:

Unknown

Unknown

Condition:

Last Updated:

22 Oct 2021

Owners: 

Monks of Finchale Priory

HER Info (unless otherwise noted)

It is recorded that the monks of {Finchale Priory D1295} established a colliery here c.1362. However, no remains of this date have been recorded.

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

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