Tyne and Wear HER(17173): Shieldfield, Engine Pit - Details
Shieldfield, Engine Pit
Coal Mining Site
"Engine Pit" shown on an 18th century plan of the Outcrop of High Main Seam. Its precise location is unknown. Part of Shieldfield Colliery. Abandoned by 1770s.
Turnbull, L, 2015, A Celebration of our Mining Heritage