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The author, David Bell, talks to ex-miners about what it was like to be part of the mining community. They describe their early experiences of working in the local pits and the harsh and dangerous conditions they had to face together. There are disasters like the he fire at Creswell colliery in September 1950 when 99 men were trapped and only 19 were rescued alive. These are set against the humour, the nicknames and the all prevading spirit of comradeship.

The book includes many old photographs, a map of the country's coalfields and a chart of the local pits also showing how many each one employed. 

A5 (softcover) 128 pages

Author: David Bell

ISBN 9781846741012