The History of Coal Mining in 10 Objects was originally part of an Arts and Humanities Research Council, Creative Economy Knowledge Exchange project. Commissioned in 2013 and supported by the Universities of Nottingham, Leicester and Nottingham Trent University, the project explores new ways of engaging audiences with archival content and heritage sites.
Cornish Mine images, Cornish Mines, Cornish Mining, Cornwall Mines, Cornwall Mining, Engine House, South Crofty Mine, Geevor Mine, Cornish Mining History,
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Miners Lamp Glasses
Miners lamp glasses now available for SL, Type 6,Garforth,GR6S.
We also have older glasses to fit some antique lamps, have a look in our online shop.
Source: Miners Lamp Glasses – Protector Lamp
Miners Lamp FAQ’S
Miners lamp FAQ’s from 2006
From the archive
Take a look inside our Type 6 Deputies Relighter Lamp. This flame safety lamp was in production until the 1980’s. It was gradually replaced by our Garforth GR6S lamp. This miners lamp was the approved method of checking for methane/firedamp in all UK coal mines from Nationalisation in 1947