Faith Street, South Kirkby Colliery Yorkshire England. 1979. NUM Miners housing, slag/ spoil heap in background, known locally as "Pit Tips" or "Muck Stacks". Local kids slide down them on plastic bags for fun.
Faith Street, South Kirkby Colliery Yorkshire UK
Faith Street, South Kirkby Colliery Yorkshire England. 1979. NUM Miners housing, slag/ spoil heap in background, known locally as "Pit Tips" or "Muck Stacks". Local kids slide down them on plastic bags for fun.

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