Cragcleugh Burn, coal shafts
1 Apr 2022
HER Info (unless otherwise noted)
The remains of at least twelve mining shafts can be seen at this site. A circular mound formed from the soil dug out of the pit surrounds each shaft. These shafts were dug to provide access and ventilation to coal mines.
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.