Tyne and Wear HER(15427): North Shields, Waggonway to Chance Pit - Details
North Shields, Waggonway to Chance Pit
A waggonway to Chance Pit running north from the waggonway to Collingwood Main Pit. It can be seen as a proposal on Watson 21/13. It was almost certainly constructed, but is not shown on Bell 1847.
Alan Williams Archaeology, July 2012, Waggonways North of the River Tyne - Tyne and Wear HER Enhancement Project; Bell 1847-1851: Maps of the Great Northern Coalfield, Northumberland; North East Institute of Mining and Mechanical Engineering: All Watson Papers prefixed NRO/3410/ Watson 21/13: Estate plan of Chirton, property of Michael Robson and the executors of Mr Crawford showing sites of proposed new pits and waggonways. Not dated