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Ray Tongue coal workings (Kirkwhelpington; Corsenside)

A 19th century historian recorded 18th century coal workings in an area called Ray Tongues. No traces of the workings have so far been discovered.

Reference number:N9396
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)

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See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Corsenside
Local History of Kirkwhelpington


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