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N28358

Coal Pit, Plessey Checks

Nelson, Cramlington

55.105732,-1.621834

Opened:

Closed:

Reclaimed

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Last Updated:

8 Sept 2021

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HER Info (unless otherwise noted)

A pit with a halo of spoil, likely to be the remains of post medieval coal workings are visible as soilmarks on air photos. These features are located at Plessey Checks. 

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

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