Ashington Wikipedia

As coal mining expanded more people left the countryside and settled in Ashington This led the Ashington Coal Company to build parallel rows of colliery houses


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Northumberland Collieries raggyspelk co uk

Memories of North East Coal Mining Colliery Closure Dates Northumberland Collieries N C B British Coal merged with Ellington 1983 October Maude 1960


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Disused Stations Ellington Colliery Halt

May 18 2017 the Northumberland and Durham coalfield it closed in January 2005 The Ashington Coal Company operated pits at Ashington Linton Ellington Woodhorn and from 1934 Lynemouth In 1947 the From 1880 a 2ft gauge line operated to carry miners from Ashington to Pegwood Colliery In 1895 this nbsp


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Disused Stations Newbiggin Station

Note In some official railway publiions the station has been referred to as NewbigginbytheSea for example in the Railway Clearing House Handbook and on Lance


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Ellington and Linton Keys to the Past

Ellington probably means 39the homestead of Ella 39s sons 39 or 39Ella 39s farm 39 and Linton means 39farm on the River Lyne 39 Historically Ellington is also the site of the last deep coal mine in Northumberland The postmedieval period was more peaceful and was a relatively prosperous time for the border region of England


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Residents of forgotten English mining town head Down Under to

Mar 8 2015 The Lancaster University academic is so convinced of the idea that he arrives in Brisbane today with five people from Ashington in Northumberland to see what they can learn from each other Once known as the largest mining village in the world Ashington changed for ever after the coal mines it was built nbsp


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BBC NEWS UK England End predicted for lone coal mine

Mar 27 2003 The northeast of England 39s coalmining heritage will effectively come to and end when the region 39s last deep pit closes in 2007 A governmentcommissioned report says Ellington Colliery in Northumberland can not be sustained after that time The colliery which employs almost 450 people has only nbsp


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Subterranea Britannica Sites Ellington Colliery

Ellington Colliery was sunk by the Ashington Coal Company Limited in 1909 with production starting in 1911 It exploited coal seams that ranged far out off the coast of Northumberland under the North Sea The colliery adjoined and eventually combined with the former Lynemouth Colliery By the time the collieries were nbsp


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Disused Stations Ellington Colliery Halt

BRIEF HISTORY OF THE ASHINGTON COAL Looking southwest across the site of Ellington Colliery in May 2012 The formerly extensive site of Northumberland s last


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THE LAST PIT PONY Mirror Online Daily Mirror

Nov 4 2006 EXCLUSIVE There used to be 70000 working and living deep in the UK 39s coal mines now only Sparky is left Sparky had been working at the Ellington Colliery near Morpeth in Northumberland since the age of four quotHe was The last ponies to come out of British mines were from Ellington in 1994


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10 images of Ellington Colliery in Northumberland which closed in

May 25 2016 John added These DVDs will bring memories back not just for anyone who worked at Ellington Colliery but for anyone who has an interest in coalmining Meanwhile John also runs two popular Facebook sites Six Townships History Group and Coal Mining Memories UK Ellington was the last operating nbsp


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Ellington Colliery Miner s Advice

Ellington Colliery previously declared exhausted by British Coal Since Ellington works in a remote mining will need to be


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coal mining at ellington colliery in northumberland uk

The closure of Kellingley Colliery in North Yorkshire marks the end of deep coal mining in Miners at the UK slast remaining deep coal mine will work their final


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Collieries Northumberland Sixtownships amp Coal Mining

Sixtownships amp Coal Mining Memories UK Home Stories gt


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Coal Northumberland Stock Photos and Images

Find the perfect coal northumberland stock facility at Lynemouth Colliery Northumberland England UK of a coal miner at Ellington colliery in


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Durham Mining Museum Lynemouth Colliery dmm uk

Description This is the youngest colliery in the neighbourhood having commenced operations for the Ashington Coal Co Ltd in 1934 The shafts which are situated


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Durham Mining Museum Ellington Colliery

Loion Ellington 15 miles 24 km SSE of Alnwick Map Ref Sheet 81 NZ283917 55° 13 39 7 quot N 1° 33 39 18 quot W Maps Map 1924 map Ashington Coal Co Ltd shows the 2001 U K Coal P L C name change Output 1914 Coal Abandoned Seams Catalogue of plans of abandoned mines for Ellington Colliery


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Effects of colliery waste on littoral communities in

Colliery waste input has a detrimental effect on the species richness and alpha diversity of sandy and rocky shore communities in northeast England


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Opening of the new colliery baths at Ellington Colliery Ellington

Deborah Tate from Ashington was crowned Northumberland Coal Queen in aged She is pictured here at the opening of a new pit bath complex at Ellington Colliery in January 1983 Find this Martin Shakeshaft The Miner 39s strike in UK In 1984 I spent 12 months photographing the Miners 39 Strike in the UK The dispute nbsp


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Ellington Colliery Coal Mine information and photos AditNow

Information photographs and plans for Ellington Colliery Coal Mine on the mine exploration web site


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northumberland mining eBay

Find great deals on eBay for northumberland mining and antique See more like this ELLINGTON COLLIERY COAL MINE Settlingstones Mine Tyne Valley Northumberland UK


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Ellington and Lynemouth Collieries

Ellington and Lynemouth Collieries Reclamation and Restoration sitemonitoring northumberland gov uk areas of Ellington Colliery Lynemouth Coal


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How the North East 39s former coalfields are coping more than 25

Nov 17 2014 During the heyday of coalmining Ashington in Northumberland was considered the world 39s largest coalmining village The town had a working pit and was part of a corner of the county where the industry thrived with sites also at NewbigginbytheSea Blyth and Ellington However by the end of the nbsp


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Durham Mining Museum Gallery Index dmm uk

This site hosts the Durham Mining Museum website


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Celebrating 150 proud years of Ashington in

The sinking of the Bothal mine shaft in 1867 led to the rapid growth of coal mining and development of Ashington Northumberland


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Morpeth Bedlington NERC Open Research Archive

The MorpethAshingtonBedlington area forms part of the Northumberland Coalfield Coal mining and its decline has left a legacy of reclaimed and unreclaimed spoil heaps uncharted old workings subsidence and abandoned shafts Large areas of variably restored opencast coal and clay workings are equally


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Opencast coal mine planned for Northumberland coast The Guardian

Jun 22 2016 Planning pipeline There are a number of proposals in the planning pipeline for opencast coal mines in England and Wales totalling 11Mt Nant Llesg South Wales 6Mt Highthorn Northumberland 3Mt Tower Colliery South Wales 1 2Mt Dewley Hill Newcastle 800 000t Hilltop Derbyshire 200 000t


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Ellington and Lynemouth Collieries Reclamation

Ellington and Lynemouth Collieries Reclamation and Restoration sitemonitoring northumberland gov uk areas of Ellington Colliery Lynemouth Coal


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Ellington Colliery to get bronze statue as a

A MINING memorial will be erected at Ellington Colliery in Northumberland was the region s only remaining deep mine when owner UK Coal announced its


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Ellington Colliery 19092005 CoCurate

Ellington Colliery 2005 and 2006 Ellington Colliery in Northumberland Coal mining comes to an end in the North East


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Ellington Colliery Sixtownships amp Coal Mining Memories UK

Sixtownships amp Coal Mining Memories UK Home Ellington Colliery Northumberland under construction in 1909 Ellington Colliery on the coal face c 1986


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Ellington Northumberland Wikipedia

Ellington is a small village on the coast of Northumberland England Ellington is 4 miles 6 km from Ashington 6 miles 10 km from Morpeth and 20 miles 32 km north of Newcastle upon Tyne Ellington was the site of the last remaining operational deep coal mine in North East England Ellington Colliery closed on 26 nbsp


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Northumberland Minerals Local Plan Northumberland County

The Northumberland Minerals Local Plan is a statutory local plan and part of the development plan for The 39UK Strategy for Sustainable Development 39 January 1994 said that while very large quantities of mineral 4 14 Coal is currently produced from Ellington Colliery one drift mine and four opencast sites Details of nbsp


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Ellington Colliery 19092005 Closure Badge Issue

Ellington Colliery 19092005 Closure Badge To mark the end coal mining in NorthEast England for the counties of Durham and Northumberland but the UK as


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Woodhorn Museum and Northumberland Archives

Northumberland Miners 39 Picnic Saturday 9th June Welcome Discover 800 years of history and experience fantastic events and exhibitions at Woodhorn Museum and Northumberland Archives We hope you enjoy browsing our website You can use it to plan your visit research our vast archive and museum collections nbsp


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Ellington Colliery 19092005 CoCurate

from Coal mining comes to an end in the North East Articles published by Paul McMillan in the Evening Chronicle 2005 and 2006 Ellington Colliery in Northumberland the last deep coal mine in the North East of England was closed by


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coal mining at ellington colliery in northumberland uk

coal mining at ellington colliery in northumberland uk EAT ruling Brodies LLP coal mining at ellington colliery in northumberland uk UK Coal Mining Limited owned


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