Pit marker stone, Philadelphia near Washington

  • Description

    "Coal mining was undertaken at a number of places in County Durham. This stone marks the site of the Dorothea Pit, at Philadelphia, which opened in 1816. It closed in 1956." Photo by Malc McDonald, 2011.
  • Owner

    Malc McDonald
  • Source

    Geograph (Geograph)
  • License

    What does this mean? Creative Commons License
  • Further information

    Link: http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/2589456
    Resource type: Image
    Added by: Peter Smith
    Last modified: 4 years, 10 months ago
    Viewed: 477 times
    Picture Taken: 2011-08-29
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