Memories of life down Rising Sun pit relived

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    Article by Sonia Sharma in The Journal, 22nd August 2009. Overview of a book by Ron Curran who worked at the Rising Sun Colliery for 25 years; “...The comradeship in sharing dangers and hardship created a common bond which has lasted beyond the life of the pit. There was something special in the relationship people shared at the colliery….”
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    The Journal
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    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 6 years, 6 months ago
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