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About Co. Durham

Co Durham is the only county name in England with the prefix of county at the start of its name; therefore, it is officially County Durham. Originally developed as a mining area, the largest event each year was the Durham Miners' Gala. Highly sought after by collectors, there are many collectibles from Co Durham including Durham medals and vintage postcards from Durham City. Other industry in the area included the growing of mustard, and collectors can find mustard pots featuring scenes of Durham. The best place to get these collectibles is from the Top-rated Sellers on eBay. Many of these sellers even offer free shipping.