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The Nottinghamshire coalfield 1881-1981

The Nottinghamshire coalfield 1881-1981

a century of progress

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Published by Published by Moorland Publishing on behalf of the Nottingham Area of the National Union of Mineworkers in Ashbourne .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Coal-miners -- England -- Nottinghamshire -- History.,
  • Nottinghamshire -- Social life and customs.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement(compiled by) A.R. Griffin.
    ContributionsGriffin, A. R. 1924-, National Union of Mineworkers. Nottingham Area.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD8039.M62G7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination(96)p. :
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22044864M
    ISBN 100861900464
    OCLC/WorldCa8917516

    D'ya gerrit, or tis it a load of old rammel? Obsessed with travel? Discover unique things to do, places to eat, and sights to see in the best destinations around the world with Bring Me! Retford (/ ˈ r ɛ t f ər d / RET-fərd), also known as East Retford, is a market town in Nottinghamshire, England, 31 miles (50 km) from Nottingham, and 23 miles (37 km) west of population at the census The town is in the valley of the River Idle and the Chesterfield Canal passes through the centre. The village of Ordsall, west of the River Idle and the East Country: England.

    A coalfield is an area of certain uniform characteristics where coal is mined. The criteria for determining the approximate boundary of a coalfield are geographical and cultural, in addition to geological. A coalfield often groups the seams of coal, railroad companies, cultural groups, and watersheds and other geographical considerations. Kenneth Sidney Coates was born in Staffordshire in , the son of a municipal engineer/local government surveyor. He was drafted to work as a coal miner on the Nottinghamshire Coalfield () due to his refusal to be drafted into the army (in protest at the treatment of communist and nationalist guerrillas in Malaya).

    Nottinghamshire, England Online Genealogy Records This chart shows links to countrywide collections. To find links to collections for lower jurisdictions (such as a county, town, or parish), go to Locating Online Databases. , , and can be searched free of charge at your local Family History Center or the Family History Library in Salt Lake City, y: Maps. Free 2-day shipping. Buy The Concealed Coalfield of Yorkshire and Nottinghamshire at nd: Walcot Gibson.


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Nottinghamshire coalfield, Ashbourne, Derbyshire: Moorland Pub. on behalf of the Nottingham Area of the National Union of Mineworkers, © (OCoLC) The Nottinghamshire Coalfield, A Century of Progress Griffin, A.R.

Published by Moorland Pub. on behalf of the Nottingham Area of the National Union of Mineworkers. The Nottinghamshire Coalfield, A Century of Progress.

A Pictorial History of the Nottinghamshire Coalfield to Commemorate the Centenary of the Nottinghamshire Miners' Association, Ashbourne, Moorland, ill. Griffin, A. MAYFIELD BOOKS Specialist Publishers of Quality Horological Books.

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Only at Ollerton were events on Wednesday different from those at other pits in the Nottinghamshire coalfield. There, they culminated in the death of David Jones, a Yorkshire picket and the union’s first martyr in the strike.

Throughout that day some Yorkshire pickets stood on the Ollerton pit gates. Historical development of the Nottinghamshire coalfield The Nottinghamshire coal industry is located on the carboniferous coal measures, but the location and density of pits is determined by a number of factors related to physical and human geography.

The physical factors relate to the accessibility The Nottinghamshire coalfield 1881-1981 book the coal, its depth, seam thickness, quality and drainage requirements.

Thus, the industrial strategies of the NCB which privileged the north Nottinghamshire coalfield had by the s resulted in ‘a sense of security, that ha[d] hitherto been unknown’ among its miners.

61 As the programme of the Nottinghamshire NUM Gala held in Mansfield stated, ‘[t]he demand for coal both now and what is forecast for the future, guarantees security of jobs within the industry’.

62 Cited by: 4. Nottinghamshire was originally included in the diocese and province of York, and in formed an archdeaconry, comprising the deaneries of Nottingham, Newark, Bingham and Retford.

By act of Parliament of the county was transferred to the diocese of Lincoln and province of Canterbury, with the additional deanery of Southwell. Memoirs of the Geological Survey. England and Wales. The Concealed Coalfield of Yorkshire and Nottinghamshire [Walcot Gibson] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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Notes. 'The Miners of Nottinghamshire', 2 volumes, and by AR Griffin The Miners of Nottinghamshire Volume 4, A History of the Nottinghamshire Miners’. Trade Unions, David Amos * 'The Nottinghamshire Coalfielda Century of Progress' by AR Griffin.

The Observer newspaper, various articles. A few pre papers on Nottinghamshire mining have been listed by Brook and Griffin gives an overview of the pre-nationalised industry there. 1,2 Thoresby colliery was still producing coal in When the coal industry was nationalised inthere were 49 collieries in Nottinghamshire.

The Nottinghamshire Coalfield A Century The Nottinghamshire Coalfield fine bone china in good condition. an industrial and social history of the south west durham coalfield. If you are thinking of buying several items i am happy to help. Title: The concealed coalfield of Yorkshire and Nottinghamshire Author: Gibson Walcot This is an exact replica of a book.

The book reprint was manually improved by a team of professionals, as opposed to automatic/ OCR processes used by some companies. However, the book may still have imperfections such as missing pages, poor.

Nottinghamshire Coalfield – Mansfield Area Unlike parts of South Yorkshire this area has very few workable coals above the Barnsley or Top Hard coal. This results from a mixture of seam thinning and erosion.A few pre papers on Nottinghamshire mining have been listed by Brook and Griffin gives an overview of the pre-nationalised industry.

at Calverton on SLS Nottinghamshire Coalfield tour2 photographs November 2, by J Collectables:Transportation Collectables:Railwayana:Photographs:British Rail () – at Calverton on SLS Nottinghamshire Coalfield tour2 photographs.

This chapter uses the first results of a recently completed research project, entitled ‘Pit Talk in the East Midlands’, funded by the British Academy to investigate the technical jargon and mining-specific lexical terms used by coal miners.

For many years, coal mining formed a very important part of the East Midlands : Natalie Braber. This is a reprint of John A. Birks and Peter Coxon’s book which was published privately in It tells the story of railway development in the coalfields of Nottinghamshire from the earliest days of the tramways and the Mansfield & Pinxton Railway right through to a.

Look Back in Anger puts these events into context, giving a history of the Nottinghamshire coalfields through the twentieth century and the first comprehensive review of the strike year in the county and its aftermath. There is information that has never before appeared in print, alongside memorabilia and personal letters from the period, and /5(28).

Nottinghamshire & the Miners Strike. Eventually I plumped for a book titled ‘Look Back In Anger (Mansfield has a Tory MP) working Class Conservatism lives on, but why it has clung on so much in the former Nottinghamshire coalfield is an interesting question.

Whatever the reasons are it clearly played significantly into the Miners Strike.Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Memories of Nottinghamshire Coalfields at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.5/5.