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N17217

Nunnykirk, coal workings

Nunnykirk

55.243035, -1.883557

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Reclaimed

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Last Updated:

12 Mar 2022

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HER Info (unless otherwise noted)

This is one of a series of industrial sites in the area. Such small scale operations were operated for the estates of the area; apart from household use of the coal, there are a number of limekilns in the area that would have required the coal as fuel.

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

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