Description"Coal mining was undertaken at Ryhope, south of Sunderland, from 1859 until the colliery closed in 1966. The site of the miners' union office is now a memorial garden. Mining could be a dangerous occupation, 119 miners were killed in accidents at Ryhope Colliery." Photo by Malc McDonald, 2014.
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Further informationLink: http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/3880554
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Added by: Peter Smith
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Picture Taken: 2014-03-07