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Leigh colliery, Lancashire

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Wearing headscarves for protection, Lancashire women and girls are doing a grimy but important job of work in the screening plant in a Leigh colliery. They get rid of the slate and other overweight" that make housewives bless the coalman. March 1948 P017714"

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Color Black & White
Keywords Industry,Coal Mining,Workers,Women,Energy,Fuel,1940s
Credit Mirrorpix / GIW Photos
Year 1948
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