Scremerston, Restoration Pit
10 May 2022
HER Info (unless otherwise noted)
This is the site of the old Restoration Pit. It was part of the Scremerston Coalfield. The pit operated from 1828 to 1840. Little remains now, apart from a few cottages. Its shaft was later used as a shaft to improve ventilation for the nearby Greenwich Colliery.
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Historic Environment Records
Durham/Northumberland: Keys to the Past
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