Keys to the Past

Blackhall Colliery Workers Houses (Blackhall Colliery)

Blackhall aerial view 1971 1971
Blackhall aerial view 1971 1971

Front St, Blackhall Colliery, November 1985 11/1985
Front St, Blackhall Colliery, November 1985 11/1985

Blackhall
Blackhall "Class I" houses 11/1985

Blackhall
Blackhall "Class I" houses 11/1985

Balckhall
Balckhall "Class II & IV" houses (rear view), 1985 11/1985

Blackhall Colliery, Class 3 & 4 Housing 11/1985
Blackhall Colliery, Class 3 & 4 Housing 11/1985

Blackhall
Blackhall "Class I" houses 11/1985

Blackhall Colliery, Class 3 & 4 Housing 11/1985
Blackhall Colliery, Class 3 & 4 Housing 11/1985

To provide housing for workers at Blackhall Colliery, the mining company built a new village of 462 houses. This was finished by about 1920. More houses, shops etc were added by others.

Reference number:D67101
Historical period: Early 20th Century (1901 to 1932)
21st Century (2001 to 2100)





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