Tyne and Wear HER(3567): Winlaton, Content Pit - Details
Winlaton, Content Pit
Shaft, marked as Old on the 1st edition OS mapping, so was out of use by 1857. Shown and named on a plan of 1779. Linked to Mary Pit by a waggonway.
<< HER 3567 >> 1st edition Ordnance Survey Map, c.1855, 6 inch scale, Durham, 6; The East Part of Winlaton Lordship showing the borings to the Frive Quarter Coal, 1779, held by The Coal Authority D1454 Sheet 1 of 2