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LM001

Lowickmill, coal shafts

Lowick

55.669386, -1.968251

Opened:

Unknown

Closed:

Unknown

Reclaimed

Condition:

Last Updated:

2 May 2022

Owners: 

HER Info (unless otherwise noted)

There at least 2 coal shafts in the field north west of Lowickmill and south east of Lickar Bridge. One is annotated as 'old' by the 1890s, though one still seems to be in use.

Ordnance Survey, 1898

Ordnance Survey, 1898

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

Aerial shot of the field where both shafts were located. Both were located in the left of the image.

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Second more closeup aerial shot of where the shafts were located. They have totally vanished, though there are various cropmarks which may indicate the sites.

Second more closeup aerial shot of where the shafts were located. They have totally vanished, though there are various cropmarks which may indicate the sites.

Historic Environment Records

Durham/Northumberland: Keys to the Past

Tyne and Wear: Sitelines

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