Billylaw Colliery (Ord)
Billylaw Colliery was a 19th century coal mine. It was operating by 1871, having replaced a previous pit north of Billylaw Farm, and closed in 1890. It was worked by Johnson and Carr and then by the Scremerston Coal Company.
|Historical period:||Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)|
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Source of Reference
Local History of Ord
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