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COAL MINERS MINING in YORKSHIRE 1970s SOUTH KIRKBY COLLIERY

South Kirkby, Yorkshire, England circa 1979. <br />
At the end of the day at the coal face, Dave Bennett, an official and Ernie Moore a Face Man change out of their working clothes. There were two sides the clean and dirty side, a miner had a locker in each, and on the dirty side he hung his 'pit black' working clothes before going into the shower room and then into the clean locker room.
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1970s Miners South Kirkby Colliery, Yorkshire. 1979
South Kirkby, Yorkshire, England circa 1979.
At the end of the day at the coal face, Dave Bennett, an official and Ernie Moore a Face Man change out of their working clothes. There were two sides the clean and dirty side, a miner had a locker in each, and on the dirty side he hung his 'pit black' working clothes before going into the shower room and then into the clean locker room.

Filename: COAL MINERS YORKSHIRE PIT VILLAGE COAL MINING COMMUNITY 1970S BRITAIN Changing room at end of underground shift South Kirkby Colliery, 003 .jpg
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Source: Homer Sykes
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Credit: Homer Sykes
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