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COAL MINERS MINING in YORKSHIRE 1970s SOUTH KIRKBY COLLIERY

South Kirkby, Yorkshire, England circa 1979. <br />
Miners cottages in Faith Street, South Kirkby. 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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Faith Street, South Kirkby Colliery Yorkshire UK
South Kirkby, Yorkshire, England circa 1979.
Miners cottages in Faith Street, South Kirkby. 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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Date: 25 Jan 2014
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Credit: HOMER SYKES
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