S.S. Remains of the Main Winding House

  • Description

    Partially demolished in 1939, 15 years after the mine had closed. At this time it seems all of the bricks were recycled, the rest of the building and the miners cottages were blown up by the Home Guard in 1942 with explosives and motars.
  • Owner

  • Source

    Flickr (Flickr)
  • License

    What does this mean? Attribution-NonCommercial License
  • Further information

    Link: https://www.flickr.com/photos/51368278@N08/29247267907/
    Resource type: Image
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 3 years, 5 months ago
    Viewed: 294 times
    Picture Taken: 2018-08-18T15:23:46
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