Tyne and Wear HER(3360): Barlow, Garesfield Colliery, Number 2 Pit - Details
Barlow, Garesfield Colliery, Number 2 Pit
Coal Mining Site
Historic Ordnance Survey map evidence shows the position of Garesfield Colliery, Number 2 Pit. Opened by the Marquis of Bute, later Consett Iron Company Ltd, and from 1947 the National Coal Board.
<< HER 3360 >> 1st edition Ordnance Survey Map, c.1855, 6 inch scale, Durham, 5; Durham Mining Museum www.dmm.org.uk; Colliery Engineering, March 1933, "The Consett Colleries"