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N20783

Barmoor Red House, coal pits

Lowick

55.628892, -1.991494

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26 Jan 2022

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26 Jan 2022

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Description (or HER record listing)

At series of coal mining pits have been noted in this area. These are likely Post Medieval in date. There are many small collieries - mostly bell pit, rather than larger sites - typical of the north of the Northumberland. It is unknown exactly when these worked; however, the second edition Ordnance Survey mapping of the area provides a rough date. This suggests that any coal mining here stopped pre-1899.

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Historic Environment Records

Durham/Northumberland: Keys to the Past

Tyne and Wear: Sitelines

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