Tyne and Wear HER(11535): Lemington, coale pitts - Details
Lemington, coale pitts
A number of 'coale pitts' were being worked in 1620. Two (in vicinity of NZ 1795 6481) are linked to Lemington Staiths (HER 4036) by a water course (HER 11536). The other four are north of the staiths at Toak Close Hill (NZ 1829 6503).
A plan of the manor of Newburn, 1620, Alnwick Castle Archives Class O, Div. xvii, No. 1