Shropshire and Staffordshire The South Staffordshire Coalfield

The South Staffordshire Coalfield

The South Staffordshire Coalfield
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Nigel Chapman, PB , 235mm x 165mm, 128pp


Any publication on mining in the Midlands with Nigel Chapman's name on it is bound to good and accurate. This is no exception although more in the picture style used by Tempus. The book relates the History of the long gone Black Country Collieries which were considered to have one of the finest beds of Coal in the country. Nigel provides a fascinating insight into the workers and working of the big four collieries of Sandwell park, Hamstead Colliery, Baggeridge and Hilton Main

Also details and photographs from the New British Iron Company and the Cannock Chase Collieries including Walsall Wood Colliery, Brereton Colliery, Valley Colliery, , Cannock Wood Colliery, Pool Lane Colliery, Lea Hall Colliery Rugeley, ,Cannock and Leacroft Colliery, Grove Colliery, Hednesford Colliery, Cannock Chase Colliery, Mid Cannock Colliery, East Cannock Colliery, Littleton Colliery, Coppice, Nook and Swan Collieries and a picture of the Dragline at the Poplars opencast .

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