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N20038

Adderstone with Lucker, coal pits

Adderstone with Lucker

55.559095, -1.799678

Opened:

18thc

Closed:

19thc

Reclaimed

Condition:

Last Updated:

2 Feb 2022

Owners: 

HER Info (unless otherwise noted)

This is the site of a cluster of coal pits. These were probably worked in the 18th and 19th centuries to provide fuel for the local lime kilns of the area. The seam worked was the Fawcet Seam of the Scremerston coal series.

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

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