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Newbattle, Newbattle Colliery., Lothian Coal Company, James Turner, Scotland

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Mechanised Mining. One of the pioneers of the modern system of Intensive", or fully mechanised mining, the Lothian Coal Company, Newbattle, Midlothian, Scotland, are specialists in Colliery efficiency. - They've had plenty of practise, for the coal-field was first started by monks in the 12th. Century! Envy of all the other Bevin-Boys is young James Turner, who drives one of the electric shuttle-cars at Newbattle Colliery. 1946 P018787"

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Color Black & White
Keywords Industry,Coal Mining,Miners,Vehicle,Helmet,Lighting,Torch,Lamp,Dark,Man,Working,1940s
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Year 1946
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