photo walk around Fenton, Stoke-on-Trent
location 35 on the map |tour map|
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Just along Glebedale Road can be seen the reclaimed and grassed over spoil heaps of the Glebedale Colliery - Fenton's Christchurch Church was rebuilt in 1890 due to massive subsidence caused by the closeness of Glebe Colliery.
views from top of Glebe Colliery
This colliery derives its
name from its association with the glebe lands of the parish church of
St. Peter ad Vincula, Stoke.
SOURCE for the top
picture: the Staffordshire
Multimedia Archive Web Site.
photos: July 2000