Sutton: 1873/74 to 1989

sutton PlateSutton Colliery was a colliery situated in the village of Stanton Hill about 2 km North West of Sutton-in-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire. It was first sunk in 1874 and was closed in 1989. Sutton Colliery was known locally as “Brierley Colliery”.