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3896


Gateshead


Springwell, Mount Moor Colliery, Vale Pit


Springwell


NZ25NE


Industrial


Coal Mining Site


Colliery


Post Medieval


C18


Documentary Evidence


Mount Moor Colliery, Vale Pit. Opened before 1826, closed May 1931. In the 1850s the colliery was owned by John Bowes & Co, and later by the Marley Hill Coal Co.


2795


5766


NZ27955766



<< HER 3896 >> 1st edition Ordnance Survey Map, c.1855, 6 inch scale, Durham, 7; Durham Mining Museum, www.dmm.org.uk

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