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D55472B

South Garesfield Colliery

Rowlands Gill

54.907911,-1.751181

Friarside or North Lintz Colliery

Beaumont Drift

Reclaimed

Last Updated:

11 Nov 2021

Owners: 

Mrs C. M. Richardson (1880s), South Garesfield Colliery Co. Ltd. (1890s), National Coal Board (1947 -)

HER Info

Also known as South Garesfield Colliery and North Lintz colliery. Opened in 1765, closed 1960.(1) Mapped points are for the drifts and a demolished colliery house.

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

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