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Sutch family   Views: 737
NCB certificate   Comments: 3
Photo: Tom Sutch   Item #: 30599  
NCB certificate
  My dads certificate when he retired in 1972, similar to Ron Hunts pictures posted. He worked most of his time at the Maypole colliery, Abram.  

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Comments by Albert., 17th June 2018  
Worked with your uncle, above the screens, he worked the tipplers, I removed the colliers’ tallies from the emptied tubs. 1949/1950.

Comments by DTease, 17th June 2018  
Miners like Albert gave a lifetime of hard work to the Mines and yet their hometown seems always to want to shove them into the background. It's shameful that there is no Monument to their efforts in the centre of Wigan.

Comments by Owd Pit Mon, 17th June 2018  
DTease there is a monument being made at this moment There is an organisation raising funds. There is plenty of information on the web site. This is the link to their web site.

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