Horton Grange Colliery
3 Sept 2021
5 Sept 2021
Lambert & Co. (1850s), Lambert, Nicholson & Co. (1860s), Bebside & Choppington Coal Co. (1880s), Bebside Coal Co. Ltd. (1890s -)
Description (or HER record listing)
This site can be seen in early mapping to have been typical of much of industrial southeast Northumberland. The colliery buildings are central; links to the railway are present, with pit terraces arranged around. Such planned developments are noted elsewhere in the northeast - though sometimes the pit terraces were arranged to form three sides of a square, the colliery forming the fourth.
Ordnance Survey, 1898
Bebside Colliery, 1910. R Johnston of Gateshead.
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