Remains of Aspen Colliery, Church

Remains of Aspen Colliery, Church, Lancashire, BB5 4NY

A canal-side coking plant thought to have operated from the early 19th century until 1930. Now a scheduled monument, the site includes the upstanding and buried remains of Aspen Colliery, a group of associated beehive coking ovens known locally as Fairy Caves, and an associated canal basin from where coal and coke were transported.

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Situated on local authority land, the site can be visited at any time.

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