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Golborne pit, Wigan Lancashire

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Accidents- Mining: Gas blast rips through mine. Three miners died and eight others were taken critically ill to hospital after a fireball roared through the Golborne pit, near Wigan Lancashire. August 1979 P004432

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Color Black & White
Keywords Mining,Industry,Accidents,Disasters,Medical,Explosion ,1970s
Credit Mirrorpix / GIW Photos
Year 1979
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