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N10828

Ewesley, coal pits

Nunnykirk

55.224072, -1.903529

Opened:

18th c

Closed:

Unknown

Redeveloped

Condition:

Last Updated:

11 Apr 2022

Owners: 

HER Info (unless otherwise noted)

The remains of 18th and 19th century coal working can be seen in this area. Most of the coal shafts are quite shallow and the sites of many bell pits are also visible.

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

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