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N2957

Cartington, potential coal workings

Rothbury

55.330488, -1.881106

Opened:

Unknown

Closed:

Unknown

Reclaimed

Condition:

Last Updated:

12 Apr 2022

Owners: 

Unknown

HER Info (unless otherwise noted)

South of the Alnwick to Rothbury road are earthworks that probably relate to former coal mining activity. At least two shafts can be seen surviving as circular earthworks. Low mounds nearby are probably spoil heaps.

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

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