Tyne and Wear HER(3213): East Rainton, Quarry Pit - Details
East Rainton, Quarry Pit
Coal Mining Site
Historic Ordnance Survey map evidence shows The Quarry Pit, probably a Coal Mine, named after the nearby quarry (HER ref. 3214).
<< HER 3213 >> 1st edition Ordnance Survey map, 1861, 6 inch scale, Durham20; Hetton Local & Natural History Society, 2015, The Hetton Village Atlas p561