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COAL MINERS MINING in YORKSHIRE 1970s SOUTH KIRKBY COLLIERY

South Kirkby, Yorkshire, England circa 1979. <br />
The winding gear at the Pit Head. The colliery was opened in 1881 and closed in 1988, later demolished. The building in the forefront is the lamproom of the colliery. It also housed the underground electricians meeting room, commonly known by it's colliery internal phone number of 118.
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1970s Coal Miners Yorkshire Pithead South Kirkby Colliery
South Kirkby, Yorkshire, England circa 1979.
The winding gear at the Pit Head. The colliery was opened in 1881 and closed in 1988, later demolished. The building in the forefront is the lamproom of the colliery. It also housed the underground electricians meeting room, commonly known by it's colliery internal phone number of 118.

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