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A Concise History Of Coal Mining Talk by Alan Davies

Thursday, 14th November ,2019 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm


A Concise History Of Coal Mining – From the formation of coal 300 million years ago to the recent end of deep mining.
With reference to the industry nationally, from the use of coal around 1450BC in South Wales, but as much as possible focusing on the Lancashire Coalfield, first documented in 1294. Illustrated throughout plus rare film records.
Come along to this illustrated talk by Alan Davies

Thursday 14th November , 12.30pm – 1.30pm
Museum of Wigan Life, £3.00 including tea/coffee

Places are limited so please book by phoning 01942 828128 or emailing wiganmuseum@wigan.gov.uk


Thursday, 14th November ,2019
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
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Museum of Wigan Life
Library Street
Wigan, Library Street United Kingdom
01942 828128
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