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Colliery Photos

 

 

 

 

Colliery Photos

 

 

 

 

This is a selection of our Local Colliery photos, if you have any photos that we could use please contact us.

 

 

Newmarket pit wheel - The wheel was 17 feet in diameter

Photo courtesy of Dave Heaton

 

 

Newmarket wagon repair shop - One of the men could be Syd Heaton

Photo courtesy of Dave Heaton

 

 

Newmarket Colliery 1973

 

 

Newmarket Colliery 1983, photo courtesy of John Shaw

 

 

Newmarket Colliery 1983, photo courtesy of John Shaw

 

 

Lofthouse Colliery 1981, photo courtesy of John Shaw

 

 

Lingwell Nook Lane pit stacks (from Lofthouse Colliery) 1950s

Known locally as "The Alps" these were later moved during the construction of the M1

Photo courtesy of James Leathley

 

 

Wakefield to Leeds line, with Lofthouse Colliery in the background 1950s

Photo courtesy of James Leathley

 

 

Wakefield to Leeds line at Lofthouse Colliery 1950s, a young James Leathley is to the right of the photo

Photo courtesy of James Leathley

 

 

Lofthouse Colliery

 

 

Lofthouse Colliery

 

 

Parkhill 1910

 

 

Lofthouse 1905

 

 

Newmarket

 

 

 

More Colliery Photos

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