Tyne and Wear HER(3874): Birtley, Ravensworth Ann Colliery, Street Pit - Details
Birtley, Ravensworth Ann Colliery, Street Pit
Coal Mining Site
Street Pit (Coal). Ravensworth Ann Colliery (or Team Colliery) opened in 1726 and closed in 1973. Owners were WW Burdon, then AE Burdon, then Charles Perkins & Partners, Birtley Iron Company, Pelaw Main Colleries Ltd, then from 1947 the National Coal Board.
<< HER 3874 >> 1st edition Ordnance Survey Map, c.1855, 6 inch scale, Durham, 7; Durham Mining Museum www.dmm.org.uk