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Whitwell, Coal Shaft

Whitwell

54.751421, -1.522712

Opened:

Closed:

Unknown

19th c

Entry Created:

17 Oct 2022

Last Updated:

17 Oct 2022

Reclaimed

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Description (or HER record listing)

NEHL - An old shaft can be seen on the 1861 Ordnance Survey map in this location. There is a chance it was a ventilation shaft for the nearby Whitwell Colliery, though this had disappeared by the 1890s.

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Historic Environment Records

Durham/Northumberland: Keys to the Past

Tyne and Wear: Sitelines

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