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Newbattle Colliery

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Mechanised mining. The only machine at Newbattle Colliery not driven by electricity is the steam-driven winding apparatus. Here two miners, bring forward the C.P. hole-boring machine. The machine is carried on a shuttle car powered by electric batteries. July 1946 P017726

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Color Black & White
Keywords Industry,Coal Mining,Underground,Tunnel,Machinery,Miners,Working,Labour,1940s,Drill
Credit Mirrorpix / GIW Photos
Year 1946
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