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Ashtons Green Colliery

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Sunk circa 1870s.

Located: between Fleet Lane and Derbyshire Hill Road.


6 posts
Fri, 13 Apr 2012, 2:25.

The patch of lawn between Cherry Tree Dr &; Fleet Ln hides a mine shaft that was exposed during the early 60's.


5 posts
Sat, 31 Aug 2013, 20:48.

My grandmother was killed at Ashton's Green Colliery in 1920. My mother and uncle became orphaned as a result of this terrible accident.


1 posts
Sat, 29 Oct 2016, 7:22.

Only remember playing on the duckry as a kid still got some stone from the lions head .was all this land landscaped ncb property ?

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