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Colliery Lasses / Pit Brow Girls

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pit brow girls at mains colliery near bamfurlong
pit brow girls at mains colliery near bamfurlong
Photo: martin walls
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Item #: 3546
Here is a picture of the pit brow girls at mains colliery near bamfurlong,on the middle row third in from the left is annie wright/mcpherson my mother in law and some of her work mates,this was taken in the early 50's.

Comment by: Patrick G. Callaghan on 24th July 2007 at 19:28

I have names of some of these ladies if it helps.

Comment by: Martin walls on 21st November 2008 at 18:25

yes please if you could patrick.Many thanks.

Comment by: woodentop on 21st November 2008 at 18:45

I did my surface training at mains in the early 50s & got to know the grundy girl twins, but i dont see them on this photo

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