Keys to the Past

Greenlaw Walls engine house (Duddo)

This engine house is the only surviving building of a former colliery. It has tapering walls and a pantiled roof and may later have been used as a dovecote. The colliery went out of use in the 19th century and is shown as disused on the second edition Ordnance Survey map of 1896.

Reference number:N2348
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Duddo


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