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of Wearmouth Colliery, Monkwearmouth, Durham
1897 Began sinking colliery on the site of the abandoned Wear Steel Works, on the north bank of the River Wear, about two miles above Sunderland.
1900 Three shafts had been completed for working the "Maudlin" and "Hutton" seams.