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Coal Mining in Britain - Welsh Mining Pits - World Trade in Coal - 1940s

Full Cycle - Coal from mining to global trade - The pits to international trade and use. Coal mines in Wales have been there since the 13th Century. This fil...

British Coal Mining In the 1930's - Educational Film - S88TV1

Working in a coal mine - activities above and below the ground at a busy coal mine in South Wales. S88TV1 - Transport, technology, and general interest movie...

coal mining like wales trapped miners from 1992.mpg

Trapped coal miners in Wales. This footage shows you how they may have been wotking and how the drift mine would be. Just an example to show you the deplorab...

A history of Welsh Coal Mining

My School Project looking at the hardship of coal mining in South Wales.

Monty Python's Flying Circus - Coal Miners of Wales

Best minds in comedy.

Welsh Coal mining

My Grandfather and uncle were coal miners this is my homage and video made out of respect to all the wounderful men who lost there lives just to keep the fir...

Miners In Senghenydd, Wales (1920-1929)

Miners - Senghenydd, near Caerphilly. Wales. Some very good footage showing various aspects of the lives of Welsh coal miners and their families; c. 1920s. S...

After Coal: South Wales Miners' Museum

The South Wales Miners' Museum celebrates the work and culture of once bustling valleys. The After Coal production team talked with Heather Pearce and former...


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Rhos Male Voice Choir -- Music From The Welsh Mines 1957

The Rhos Male Voice Choir, recorded 4 May 1957 in St. Mark's Church, St. Johns Wood, London; conducted by Edward Jones, with John Tudor Davies, organ; issued...

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Thu, 12 Feb 2015 15:15:00 -0800

The Serious Fraud Office (SFO) faces a £6m legal bill after a judge said its attempt to prosecute six people over an alleged fraud conspiracy was “improper and unreasonable” as no law was broken. The case centred four opencast coal mines in Wales and ...

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Croydon Advertiser
Fri, 28 Feb 2014 08:15:36 -0800

The UK has 28 sites already – from those as ancient as Stonehenge to relatively modern sites like the Blaenavon coal mines in Wales. After the Second World War, Heathrow took over from Croydon as London's main airport and the south London site ...


Sat, 13 Apr 2013 21:43:25 -0700

However by the time she left office in 1990, there were just 3,000 people working in deep coal mines in Wales. Professor Johnes said her treatment of the miners that was damaging for her reputation in Wales. “Whatever the rights and wrongs of the 1984 ...
Fri, 23 Nov 2012 18:03:21 -0800

“My father began preaching the Gospel to the miners while working in the coal mines in Wales,” she said. Robert Cynddylan Owen of Penn Township, retired pastor of South Hills Assembly of God in Bethel Park, died on Monday, Nov. 19, 2012, in his home.
Irish Examiner
Mon, 09 Sep 2013 16:18:45 -0700

After school, he drifted into the British army, and worked for a spell on the docks in Liverpool, down the coal mines in Wales, and spent years circumnavigating the world as a stoker on a tramp steamer. He settled in the US, becoming a citizen in 1909 ...
Wed, 20 Oct 2010 22:01:26 -0700

Here's an idea to put out there. Why don't we invest in coal power stations with the necessary scrubbers to remove the sulphur? The coal mines in Wales and Yorkshire are far from empty. This would employ many people, be cheaper than nuclear and allow ...

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