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Home > Mines, Quarries & Sites > Friar's Goose Coal Mine

Friar's Goose (Tyne Main) Coal Mine (United Kingdom)


There were two pits at this colliery, the Engine Pit commence sinking 1798 and the William Pit in 1841. From 1842 the owners of the neighbouring Felling, Walker, Wallsend, Willington and Heaton Collieries all contributed towards the costs of running the pumping engine at Friar's Goose for the work it did in keeping their own workings unwatered.

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Photographs Of Friar's Goose (12 photos)
Last updated January 21st 2016 by simonrail
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Last updated February 19th 2008 by sparty_lea

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Major Mining Region

Friar's Goose Coal Mine belongs to the Durham & Northumberland Coalfield region.

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