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Dawdon Colliery, Seaham (Seaham)

Dawdon Colliery was first worked between 1900 and 1907 to work five coal seams. It was closed in 1992.

Reference number:D3844
Historical period: Victorian (1837 to 1901)
Late 20th Century (1967 to 2000)
Event(s):Turning the Tide Project 1997 - 1998; Archaeological Services University of Durham

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Source of Reference
Local History of Seaham


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