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Maypole Pit  Maypole Pit, Abram 1959
In August 1908, 76 men lost their lives in the Maypole Pit disaster.
Weigh House  A tub being weighed while another is pushed off. In the centre is the tally boy. In the weigh house are the weigh man appointed by the company, and the check weigh man chosen by the men or the union.
Pit Brow lasses  Pit Brow lasses at the Maypole Pit.
Drawer  A drawer pushing a tub to the main haulage.
Maypole Colliery, the first descent after the disaster in November, 1908.  Maypole Colliery, the first descent after the disaster in November, 1908. Pictured from left to right are John Knowles (Managing Director of Moss Hall Collieries), James Fox (hero of 1st rescue attempt), William Picton (under-manager) and Arthur Rushton (Maypole Manager).
Pony King with T. Grundy at Pemberton Colliery c1940.  Pony King with T. Grundy at Pemberton Colliery c1940.
Wigan collier  A Wigan collier posing for a photo in the 1870s.
 
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