Photos of Wigan
Photos of Wigan



Wigan Album, Work

Mining

Standish Hall (John Pit), 1954.
Standish Hall (John Pit), 1954.
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Pit Brow Lasses, c1950.
Pit Brow Lasses, c1950.
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Agecroft.
Agecroft.
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Just before WW1 during a miners' strike at the Albert Pit.
Just before WW1 during a miners' strike at the Albert Pit.
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Wigan miners outing to Blackpool.
Wigan miners outing to Blackpool.
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NCB training group at Low Hall, Platt Bridge, September 1953.
NCB training group at Low Hall, Platt Bridge, September 1953.
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John Pit, c1950.
John Pit, c1950.
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Standish Hall Drift Mine, 1953.
Standish Hall Drift Mine, 1953.
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Mine cars.
Mine cars.
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Standish Hall Screens.
Standish Hall Screens.
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Standish Hall Screens.
Standish Hall Screens.
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Taylor Pit, 1954.
Taylor Pit, 1954.
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Unemployed miner, Wigan. c1930.
Unemployed miner, Wigan. c1930.
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Miners Strike, April 1921.
Miners Strike, April 1921.
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Wives and family wait for news at the Maypole Colliery disaster, August 18th, 1908.
Wives and family wait for news at the Maypole Colliery disaster, August 18th, 1908.
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Miner hewing coal.
Miner hewing coal.
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Digging for coal in Whelley during 1927 strike.
Digging for coal in Whelley during 1927 strike.
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Looking across the canal to Ince Moss Colliery.
Looking across the canal to Ince Moss Colliery.
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Part of the Wigan Alps during clearance.
Part of the Wigan Alps during clearance.
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Black 8 hauling coal with the Wigan Alps in the background.
Black 8 hauling coal with the Wigan Alps in the background.
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Remains of Garswood Hall Colliery.
Remains of Garswood Hall Colliery.
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Landgate Colliery slag heap.
Landgate Colliery slag heap.
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One of the Wigan Alps viewed across a flash.
One of the Wigan Alps viewed across a flash.
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Subsidence at Long Lane, Bryn.
Subsidence at Long Lane, Bryn.
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Subsidence at Long Lane, Bryn.
Subsidence at Long Lane, Bryn.
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Landgate Flash.
Landgate Flash.
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Wigan Alps across Scotsman's Flash.
Wigan Alps across Scotsman's Flash.
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Westwood Power Station and Scotsman's Flash.
Westwood Power Station and Scotsman's Flash.
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Coal for Westwood Power Station from Bickershaw Colliery.
Coal for Westwood Power Station from Bickershaw Colliery.
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Ince Moss Colliery viewed across the canal.
Ince Moss Colliery viewed across the canal.
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