Created 23-Jul-11
Coal has been extracted since at least the 12th century in Lancashire. Click below to view our You Tube presentation on the Discovery of an ancient coal mine near Bury.
http:/​/​youtu.​be/​m-​lJ6WMG-​rE

Atherton Collieries (Fletcher Burrows) 1921 art commission W Heath Robinson

Visitors 186
4 photos
Created 24-Sep-11
Modified 24-Sep-11
Atherton Collieries (Fletcher Burrows) 1921 art commission W Heath Robinson

Children's Employment Commission 1842 Illustrations

Visitors 389
10 photos
Created 23-Nov-11
Modified 23-Nov-11
Children's Employment Commission 1842 Illustrations

Coalmining Heritage

Visitors 1701
50 photos
Created 18-Mar-22
Modified 18-Mar-22
Coalmining Heritage

Cockey Moor Coalfield, Ainsworth

Visitors 435
16 photos
Created 12-Apr-15
Modified 12-Apr-15
Cockey Moor Coalfield, Ainsworth

Haig Colliery and environs, Whitehaven

Visitors 207
18 photos
Created 23-Dec-11
Modified 23-Dec-11
Haig Colliery and environs, Whitehaven

Pretoria Disaster 1910

Visitors 130
6 photos
Created 23-Dec-12
Modified 23-Dec-12
Pretoria Disaster 1910

Protector Safety Lamp Company, Eccles

Visitors 1672
20 photos
Created 2-Jan-18
Modified 2-Jan-18
Protector Safety Lamp Company, Eccles

Quakerhouse Colliery, Ashton-in-Makerfield

Visitors 252
8 photos
Created 1-Oct-11
Modified 1-Oct-11
Quakerhouse Colliery, Ashton-in-Makerfield

Leigh, Colliery winding engines

Visitors 335
15 photos
Created 23-Dec-12
Modified 23-Dec-12
Leigh, Colliery winding engines