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D6982C

St Helen's Colliery

West Auckland

54.637959,-1.694096

Engine Pit

Opened:

1831

Closed:

1926

Redeveloped

Condition:

Last Updated:

19 Jan 2022

Owners: 

Joseph Pease & Partners (1850s)

HER Info (unless otherwise noted)

A 19th century colliery identified from OS maps.

Ordnance Survey, 1898

Ordnance Survey, 1898

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

St Helens Colliery, undated. Source: thefallenservicemenofsouthwestcountydurham.com

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Durham/Northumberland: Keys to the Past

Tyne and Wear: Sitelines

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