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Halton Colliery

Matfen

55.012606, -1.996572

Opened:

Unknown

Closed:

19th c

Reclaimed

Condition:

Last Updated:

23 Jun 2022

Owners: 

Thomas Weddle (1880s), English Bros. (1890s)

HER Info (unless otherwise noted)

NEHL - Marked as an 'Old Colliery' on 1890s OS maps north east of Halton North Farm which still exists. The earthworks still exist quite clearly on satellite maps.

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

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