Tyne and Wear HER(2193): Benton Square, Moor Edge Colliery - Details
Benton Square, Moor Edge Colliery
Coal Mining Site
Moor Edge Colliery is not shown on the 1st edition Ordnance Survey plan so must have opened after 1858. It was served by Killingworth Wagonway, and may have been related to an adjacent Air Shaft (HER ref. 2194).
<< HER 2193 >> 2nd edition Ordnance Survey map, 1898, 6 inch scale, Northumberland, 89, SW