Tyne and Wear HER(1664): Whickham Plantation, Grand Lease Pits - Details
Whickham Plantation, Grand Lease Pits
Coal Mining Site
Whickham Hill Plantation covers some of the Grand Lease Pits, which may be earlier than the Whickham Grand Lease Way (constructed circa 1621) and may have been undisturbed.
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