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N11830

Bedlington Colliery

Bedlington, Northumberland

55.140404, -1.570990

A Pit

Engine Pit

Opened:

Closed:

Redeveloped

Condition:

Last Updated:

5 Sept 2021

Owners: 

Davison, Easton, Anderson, Stodart, Bates & Henderson (1850s), Bedlington Coal Co. (1860s - 1947), National Coal Board (1947 -)

HER Info (unless otherwise noted)

A colliery is shown on a map of 1787 and is marked as Bedlington Colliery on the first edition Ordnance Survey map of 1865.

Ordnance Survey, 1898

Ordnance Survey, 1898

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

Bedlington A Pit, date unknown. Source: Northern Mines and Collieries, Facebook

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Historic Environment Records

Durham/Northumberland: Keys to the Past

Tyne and Wear: Sitelines

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