Keys to the Past

Haswell Plough, Bobgins Engine House (Haswell Plough)

This building, with enormously thick walls was probably originally contained a late 18th century Cornish pumping engine, used to drain a colliery. This is a Scheduled Ancient Monument protected by law.

Reference number:D838
Legal status:Scheduled Monument
  • National Heritage List for England Entry Number: 1018229
Event(s):Limestone Landscapes Historic Environment Audit And Action Plan; Archaeo-Environment Ltd

See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Haswell Plough

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