Keys to the Past

Greencroft Pit (Greencroft)

This is the site of a small colliery known as Greencroft Pit. A wagon way to the north-east ran to Annfield Plain. The colliery began to be used from the early 19th century.

Reference number:D5898
Event(s):Desk Based Assessment of Stony Heap 2004; Northern Archaeological Associates

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Source of Reference
Local History of Greencroft


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