Tyne and Wear HER(1768): Heaton Banks Colliery, Bank Pit - Details
Heaton Banks Colliery, Bank Pit
Coal Mining Site
Bank Pit is shown on an 18th century Plan of Heaton Estate. Its precise location is unknown. Pit had been sealed and planted over with trees by 1815.
<< HER 1768 >> Plan - ref. C188 of Heaton Estate, Northumberland Records Office- ZRI 50/9; Turnbull, L, 2015, A Celebration of our Mining Heritage