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Dr. Colin Pounder

Ilkeston - Heanor Area

Local Pits

Loscoe Pit

Loscoe Pit

Note 3 kinds of headstocks c1880. Image taken from Lanternslide

Moorgreen Pit 1975

Moorgreen Pit

1975 from New Road Greasley

Billy Halls Pit

Lodge Colliery also known as Billy Halls Pit

From Nottingham Canal Bank c1950


Codnor Park Bonfire

Queen Victoria Golden Jubilee 1887

0r Diamond 1897



Brinsley headstocks

Brinsley Headstocks

At Loundon


Ammeter from Manners Pit Powerhouse

Manners Colliery

From Pit Tip, Ilkeston c 1960

Colin - Calverton

See Local Pits, East Midlands


Pit Terminology - Glossary