Tyne and Wear HER(2010): Chirton, Air Shaft - Details
Chirton, Air Shaft
Mine Drainage and Ventilation Site
A shaft is marked at this location on early maps, but its function and associations are unclear. It is marked ‘Air Shaft’ on the 2nd edition Ordnance Survey plan.
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