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3947


Newcastle


Throckley, Chance Pit


Throckley


NZ16NW


Industrial


Coal Mining Site


Coal Workings


Post Medieval


C18


Documentary Evidence


A Coal Pit is shown at this location on the 1st edition Ordnance Survey plan, but is not shown on the 2nd edition plan, indicating that it was out of use by c.1895.


1495


6698


NZ14956698



<< HER 3947 >> 1st edition Ordnance Survey map, 1865, 6 inch scale, Northumberland 87; A Plan of Throckley, 1769, NRO 536/2; Thompson, 1767, A plan of the Lordship of Newburn belonging to the Duke and Duchess of Northumberland, NRO Sant/Beq/9/1/1/24, Plan of the Throckley Estate in the County of Northumberland - freehold lands… formerly belonged to John Rogers Esq. now to Edward Montague Esq., 1736, NRO Sant/Beq/9/1/1/35; Throckley Estate and the workings in the Engine Seam of coal situated in the parish of Newburn belonging to Greenwich Hospital, NRO Sant/Beq/9/1/1/37

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