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3206


Sunderland


East Rainton, Rainton Colliery, Dun Well Pit


East Rainton


NZ34NW


Industrial


Coal Mining Site


Colliery


Early Modern


C19


Documentary Evidence


Historic Ordnance Survey map evidence shows Dun Well Pit at this location. A railway spur (HER ref. 3204) linked it with a coal depot (HER ref. 3203) and the Rainton and Seaham Railway, North Hetton Branch (HER ref. number 3205).


3384


4814


NZ33844814



<< HER 3206 >> 1st edition Ordnance Survey map, 1861, 6 inch scale, Durham20; Durham Mining Museum www.dmm.org.uk; Norman Emery, 1998, Banners of the Durham Coalfield

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