Tyne and Wear HER(4353): Dinnington, East Walbottle Colliery, Robert Pit - Details
Dinnington, East Walbottle Colliery, Robert Pit
Coal Mining Site
Robert Pit Shaft is marked on the British Geological Survey map. Robert Pit Shaft marked on the British Geological Survey and shown on OS third edition of 1919. Closed in 1966. Owned by East Walbottle Coal Company Ltd until 1947 when it was taken over by the National Coal Board. Pit Head Baths dating to early 1960s survive.
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