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Bamfurlong Colliery
Photo: Darren Bishop
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Bamfurlong Colliery

Comment by: JB on 6th October 2008 at 15:57

What a strange shaped little train. Good pic though.

Comment by: Art on 8th October 2008 at 00:49

By Bamfurlong Colliery, do you mean the "Mains Colliery" at Bamfurlong

Comment by: Philip Keith O'Nions on 11th April 2010 at 23:49

Bamfurlong Colliery was not Mains Colliery which was situated at the other End of the village Bamfurlong Colliery was bought by theWIGAN COAL CORPORATION during the slump of the thirties such that its output allocation could be used by the more profitsble other pits in th company. It was thhen closed and all dismantled.

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