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N9520

Felton Hill, coal workings

Felton Hill, Hexham

55.124506, -2.126257

Opened:

18th c

Closed:

19th c

Reclaimed

Condition:

Last Updated:

11 Apr 2022

Owners: 

HER Info (unless otherwise noted)

Coal has been extracted from this area from at least the 18th century and coal pits are marked on a map dating to 1769. The first and second edition Ordnance Survey maps from the late 19th century show the shafts to be disused.

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

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