Tyne and Wear HER(5926): Newcastle, Town Moor, mine shaft - Details
Newcastle, Town Moor, mine shaft
Mine Drainage and Ventilation Site
A large spread ring-bank, measuring 20 metres across surrounded by low banks 0.4 metres high; the central hollow is 0.2 to 0.3 metres deep. This shaft does not fit into an organised pattern - it is likely to be a one-off mine or test digging.
<< HER 5926 >> RCHME, 1995, Town Moor, Newcastle upon Tyne, Archaeological Survey Report, p 29