Tyne and Wear HER(3014): Harraton, Hall Pit - Details
Harraton, Hall Pit
Coal Mining Site
Hall Pit. An explosion on 28 September 1813 killed 32 miners.
<< HER 3014 >> 1st edition Ordnance Survey Map, c.1855, 6 inch scale, Durham, 13; Durham Mining Museum www.dmm.org.uk; AL Lind, 1974, The History of Fatfield and Harraton; Pre-Construct Archaeology Ltd, 2008, An Archaeological Desk-Based Assessment: The Former Goodyear Dunlop Tyre Factory, Wear Industrial Estate, Washington, Tyne and Wear