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A Concise History Of Coal Mining Talk by Alan Davies
Thursday, 14th November ,2019 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm£3
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 firstname.lastname@example.org