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Slide set: The history of a scuttle of coals (lecture: York & Son, 10 slides, in/before 1888)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Slide 2
The Pit's Mouth
Slide 3
Pitmen at Rest
Slide 4
The Pitmen at Work
Slide 5

no image available
Slide 6
Loading the Collier
Slide 7
The Ship on its Way
Slide 8
The Coal Whippers
Slide 9
The Coal Wagon
Slide 10
The Coal Cellar
Other related organisations

in stock of J. Brandon Medland, 1889

in stock of UK Band of Hope Union, 1891

in stock of Wrench & Son, 1898

in stock of Josiah T. Chapman, 1909-1912 (item ref. 339)

in stock of Walter Tyler, 1909 (item ref. 337g)

in stock of Ivens & Co., 1913

Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (latest possible 1888)
Reading or song

F. Grove Palmer, ‘Concerning coal’ in The history of a cotton bale [etc.]


9 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3002695

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 2 May 2024

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