Tyne and Wear HER(4043): East Denton, Coal Shaft/Air Shaft - Details
East Denton, Coal Shaft/Air Shaft
Mine Drainage and Ventilation Site
This Coal Shaft is marked as ‘Old’ on the 1st edition Ordnance Survey plan, indicating that it was probably out of use by 1858. It is marked as an air shaft on the 2nd edition Ordnance Survey plan, so possibly reopened for that function.
<< HER 4043 >> 1st edition Ordnance Survey Map, 1864, 6 inch scale, Northumberland, 97