Tyne and Wear HER(16775): Winlaton, coal pit - Details
Winlaton, coal pit
Coal Mining Site
Shown on a plan of 1779 along with the galleries. Says 'hole here into the ancient workings from the winning in the Park [Axwell] are the Lands [Colliery] ?' The plan is labelled 'The Lands Colliery in the Five Quarter Coal'.
The East Part of Winlaton Lordship showing the borings to the Frive Quarter Coal, 1779, held by The Coal Authority D1454 Sheet 1 of 2