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Easton Colliery

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Easton Colliery c. 1900
Easton Colliery, St Gabriel's Road, taken in 2017.

1833 Leonard, Betts and Boult listed as proprietors of the Lower Easton Colliery.[1]

1836 Easton Colliery run by Leonard Boult and Co. following a merger between Davidson and Walters and Leonard, Betts and Boult's two collieries in Lower Easton.

1894 Became part of Bristol United Collieries Ltd.

1900 Became part of Bedminster, Easton, Kingswood and Parkfield Collieries Ltd.

1911 Easton Colliery closed.

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Sources of Information

  1. Mathews' Directory, 1833

http://www.cems.uwe.ac.uk/~rstephen/livingeaston/local_history/coalmining/shorthistory.html