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« on: May 21, 2004, 16:21 »
For anybody interested in the local history of our area, check out this site dedicated to the pits that we used to have. Fascinating stuff really!

http://www.dmm.org.uk/colliery/index.htm

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« Reply #1 on: Jun 21, 2004, 08:59 »
Durham Mining Museum

This site covers mining in the Northern part of England i.e. County Durham (DUR), Northumberland (NBL), Cumberland (CUL), Westmorland (WES) and the Ironstone mines of North Yorkshire (NRY). For information on mining in other areas of the country there may be a site listed in our Links section.

website : http://www.dmm.org.uk/mindex.htm

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« Reply #2 on: Jul 16, 2004, 23:41 »
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For anybody interested in the local history of our area, check out this site dedicated to the pits that we used to have. Fascinating stuff really!

http://www.dmm.org.uk/colliery/index.htm


 :) Yep, is so a great website---just checked it out and am going back thee right now, to see if I can find information on my great grandfather and what mine he may have been employed at, I got alot of reading to do toodles for now  bdbarry

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« Reply #3 on: Jul 22, 2004, 08:53 »
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Yep, is so a great website---just checked it out and am going back thee right now, to see if I can find information on my great grandfather and what mine he may have been employed at

Let us know how you get on Barry!

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