8 Sept 2021
Carr & Co. (1850s), Cowpen & North Seaton Coal Co. (1860s), National Coal Board (1947 -)
HER Info (unless otherwise noted)
This is the site of Isabella Pit, part of the larger Cowpen colliery. It was dug in 1849 and was worked until 1966. Nothing can be seen at the site now.
Ordnance Survey, 1898
Isabella Pit, 1960s. Source: Phodgetts, rootschat
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