Aykley Heads Colliery
18 Oct 2021
Framwellgate Coal & Coke Co. Ltd. (1990s - 1930s), Aykley Heads Coal Co. Ltd., Galgate Ltd., Witton Gilbert Colliery Co. Ltd.
This is the site of the drift mine run by Aykley Heads coal company. It is now the site of Durham Art Gallery. The entrance to the mine is now an ornamental lake.
Ordnance Survey, 1898
Brickwork Chimney of Aykley Heads Colliery, date unknown. Source: Billy Mollon
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