How Eston's mines changed history

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    "...The story goes that in June 1850 when John Marley, mining engineer and John Vaughan, wealthy industrialist, took a walk into the hills where they came upon an outcrop of iron ore. Whatever the truth, this discovery changed history in our region...."
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    BBC
  • Source

    Local (Co-Curate)
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    Link: http://news.bbc.co.uk/local/tees/hi/people_and_places/history/newsid_8414000/8414328.stm
    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 3 years, 2 months ago
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