Missing dog rescued from mine shaft on Cockfield Fell

A DOG owner was overjoyed to see her beloved pet again after suspecting the worst when it disappeared suddenly during a walk.

Anne Halton was walking Westies Poppy and Lilly and her friend’s dog off leash on Cockfield Fell, in County Durham, when four-year-old Poppy disappeared out of the blue.

Unbeknown to Mrs Halton, Poppy had plummeted into the depths of a mine shaft.

Due to the hundreds of years of coal mining that took place there, Cockfield Fell...
source: The Northern Echo

2020-01-25 15:02
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