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N11650

Bell Pits, Bluebell Woods

Morpeth, Northumberland

55.174342, -1.675965

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Reclaimed

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Last Updated:

3 Sept 2021

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HER Info (unless otherwise noted)

A number of bell pits and mounds can be seen in Bluebell Woods. They are probably the remains of post-medieval mining.

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

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