Keys to the Past

Dipton, Pontop Pike (Dipton)

These are the remains of an early 19th century coal mine. The cottages and a pond associated with the pot are ruined, but still visible.

Reference number:D274
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)

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See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Dipton


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