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  • Mining County Durham Stock Photos and Images

    Mining County Durham Stock Photos and Images

    Killhope Wheel, Lead Mining Museum, Upper Weardale, County Durham, England UK. Easington Colliery County Durham 1985 Scanned in 2018 Retired or unemployed miners with their children gleaning for coal on the beach, known as 'Coal Gleaners', .

  • Mining Institute – The North of England Institute of ...

    Mining Institute – The North of England Institute of ...

    The Mining Institute is an organisation dedicated to the professions of mining engineering, mechanical engineering, mining electrical engineering and related professions. It is the world's oldest professional mining organisation and was dedicated to training engineers to meet the needs of a rapidly expanding coal mining industry at home in ...

  • The big picture: an afternoon out at a 'mine' in Durham ...

    The big picture: an afternoon out at a 'mine' in Durham ...

    Mining the past: visitors at a reconstructed drift mine in County Durham. ... taken in the reconstructed drift mine at the Beamish openair museum in County Durham, ... The Big Pit National Coal ...

  • Durham Mining Museum Herrington Colliery NCB .

    Durham Mining Museum Herrington Colliery NCB .

    1947 The Colliery Year Book and Coal Trades Directory. Published by The Louis Cassier Co. Ltd., from a copy held in the Scottish Mining Museum, Newtongrange, Midlothian; 1948 List of Mines Government report from the Mines Department.

  • The Durham Mining Museum in GB | Key Information | DueDil

    The Durham Mining Museum in GB | Key Information | DueDil

    The Durham Mining Museum was founded on 25 Sep 2000 and has its registered office in Sunderland. The organisation's status is listed as "Active". It currently has 2 directors. The company's first directors were John Williams, William Frederick Brierley.

  • Discover Weardale Home

    Discover Weardale Home

    Welcome to Weardale for some of the best accommodation in the North East of England. If you are looking for a hotel, bed breakfast, self catering or camping accommodation in County Durham or The North Pennines (AONB) Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty then be sure to check out our ' .

  • The Durham Mining Museum in Sunderland, SR1 1BU

    The Durham Mining Museum in Sunderland, SR1 1BU

    The Durham Mining Museum concentrates on training and education, protecting the environment / the conservation of heritage sites and education and training. It strives to support young people or children, the whole humanity, young people or children.

  • Killhope Wheel Lead Mining Centre | Farm Stay Attractions ...

    Killhope Wheel Lead Mining Centre | Farm Stay Attractions ...

    Durham Category Food and Drink, Outdoor Activities, Museums Galleries, Shopping, For the Family A visit to Killhope, the award winning North of England Lead Mining Museum, is a unique and unforgettable experience.

  • Coal Mining | Durham Records Online Library

    Coal Mining | Durham Records Online Library

    At Tan Hill (now just inside County Durham but well inside North Yorkshire pre1974), site of the highest pub in Great Britain and probably the most unhospitable place to live in England, there was a drift mine and a small mining community for decades.

  • Mines and mining The National Archives

    Mines and mining The National Archives

    The National Archives does not hold mining or quarrying personnel records. Information about individual miners and other staff, if it survives, is more likely to be found in records deposited in local record offices. ... Useful websites Durham Mining Museum, National Coal Mining Museum, Scottish Mining Museum; Guide reference: Domestic Records ...

  • Show Mines of Great Britain: Durham Mining Museum

    Show Mines of Great Britain: Durham Mining Museum

    The Durham Mining Museum covers mining in the Northern part of England County Durham, Northumberland, Cumberland, Westmorland and the Ironstone mines of North Yorkshire. Although there is a display room at Thornley Community Centre, it seems most of the museum is the library and data which is presented on their website (see link below).

  • Attractions North Pennines

    Attractions North Pennines

    Discover the area's lead mining heritage at Killhope Museum, and in the Weardale Museum. Wonder at High Force and take a ride on the Weardale Railway or the South Tynedale Railway. Explore Hamsterley Forest, visit the Durham Dales Centre and the Hub Museum or relax awhile in the Garden Station or Eggleston Hall Gardens. Natural

  • Beamish Open Air Museum County Durham Life in a Turn ...

    Beamish Open Air Museum County Durham Life in a Turn ...

    Beamish Open Air Musuem in Durham Trip back to a past of a living Collier Mining Town of 1825 and 1913 ... The Beamish Open Air Museum actually represents two periods part of the collection represents life at Pockerly Manor and the Wagonway in bucolic 1825. The town of Beamish, Colliery Village represent the industrial prewar age of 1913.

  • Paintings and Pictures | National Coal Mining Museum for ...

    Paintings and Pictures | National Coal Mining Museum for ...

    Paintings and Pictures Art. The art collection at the Museum illustrates the coal mining industry and mining communities. They are a combination of works by professional artists and artists who were themselves miners.

  • Home | Cleveland Ironstone Mining Museum

    Home | Cleveland Ironstone Mining Museum

    Museum closed from October By CIMM 19 th September From October 2018, the Museum will be closed to the public as our Room To Grow project begins to take shape on the site.

  • Killhope Victorian Lead Mining Museum, County Durham

    Killhope Victorian Lead Mining Museum, County Durham

    Reviews of Killhope Victorian Lead Mining Museum in County Durham Killhope Victorian Lead Mining Museum venue information A visit to Killhope is a unique and unforgettable experience.