List of Mines in North Devon and West Somerset
Bideford Black Mine.
Site Identification Number - 019
Bideford (East-the-Water), Devon
Inclined shafts and adits in Cleave Wood, extending east 1/4 to 1/2 mile. Site of earlier anthracite mining (see Westwood Mine) paint seam to south of culm seams opened up 1919-20 worked until 1960s. (Acworth; Claughton, Spring 1976)
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