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The Coal Mining History Resource Centre Page 15

Group Outside Garswood Hall Colliery Offices
(Lancashire) 1890's

Last Shift At Garswood Hall Colliery, Ashton-In-Makerfield (The Guardian 14th Aug 1958)

Miners coming off shift yesterday at Garswood Colliery, near Haydock.


The colliery is to close on Saturday because its reserves are coming to an end.

(Maypole Disaster 1908)
(Post and Chronicle Nov. 1982)

Faces of tragedy . . . RIGHT: Some of the miners and pit brow lasses who worked at the ill fated Maypole Pit. Note the Davey lamps - now used in many pubs as decoration.

Maypole Colliery Disaster, Wigan 1908 (The Victims)

Battery Loco At Betteshanger. 1950's

Bestwood Conveyor. 1950's

Bargoed Washery (Internal) 1915.

Usworth Colliery Medical Centre, 1950's

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