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Shaft and spoil mound by Wash Burn (Hebron)

An old shaft with a mound of spoil lies close to the Wash Burn in How Burn ravine. The shaft is filled with water and may have been part of the 18th century Cottingwood Colliery or later mine workings.

Reference number:N11649
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Event(s):DESK BASED ASSESSMENT, St George's Hospital 1999; NORTHERN ARCHAEOLOGICAL ASSOCIATES

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See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Hebron


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