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N28610

Coal Pit, Choppington

Choppington, Northumberland

55.145771, -1.600792

Opened:

Closed:

Reclaimed

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Last Updated:

8 Sept 2021

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HER Info (unless otherwise noted)

The remains of a possible coal pit are visible as earthwork on historical air photos and on lidar imagery. This feature is locate close the south bank of Sleek Burn, just upstream from Willow Bridge. These remains comprise an irregular ring of spoil and a central pit.

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

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