full size.png

N28757

Opencast mine, Pegswood

Pegswood, Northumberland

55.182993, -1.672640

Opened:

Closed:

Reclaimed

Condition:

Last Updated:

8 Sept 2021

Owners: 

HER Info (unless otherwise noted)

Extensive open cast coal mining at Pegswood Moor started in the late 20th century and continued into the early years of the 21st Century. They covered an area of approximately 80 hectares. These workings have now been relandscaped.

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

Have we missed something, made a mistake, or have something to add? Contact us

Historic Environment Records

Durham/Northumberland: Keys to the Past

Tyne and Wear: Sitelines

HER information as described above is reproduced under the basis the resource is free of charge for education use. It is not altered unless there are grammatical errors. 

icon0821.png

Historic Maps provided by

nls-logo.png

Version 1.0