NZ3453 : Old pit wheel, Herrington Country Park

taken 7 years ago, near to New Herrington, Sunderland, Great Britain

Old pit wheel, Herrington Country Park
Old pit wheel, Herrington Country Park
Herrington Country Park has been developed on the site of a colliery. The colliery closed in 1985. A reminder of the area's history is provided by this pit wheel, which flanks a path which leads into a Miners' Memorial Garden.
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NZ3453, 29 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
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Date Taken
Monday, 29 August, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 7 September, 2011
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Park and Public Gardens 
Former (from Tags)
Colliery 
Near (from Tags)
Sunderland 
Place (from Tags)
New Herrington 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 3408 5322 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:52.3556N 1:28.2276W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 3410 5325
View Direction
Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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Other Tags
Site of Coal Mine  Pit Wheel  Park  Former Colliery  Country Park 

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