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Harworth Colliery - Page 1

Last two on the journey home (Harworth and Kellingley): quite "modern" compared to the other ones, but Harworth has been under threat even though it is supposed to be UK Coal's "super pit".

The box like structure is a covered conveyor to the spoil heap, modern equivalent of the older buckets and ropeway, if you've seen "Get Carter" you'll know!

Pit Terminology - Glossary


Chris Sampson