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Coal in the Blood, new Book available

Coal in the Blood, new Book available

Coal in the Blood, An East Midlands Coal Mining Anthology, by Natalie Braber and David Amos. Includes works by John Harvey, Deborah Tyler Bennett and DH Lawrence, and pitmen poets from the region.

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Mining Heritage Video

Snaptin

Snap Tin. Based on ‘Coal Miner’ by G.A.W. Tomlinson (c.1930) shot on location at the D.H. Lawrence Museum and National Coal Mining Museum for England.

 History of Coal Mining in 10 Objects

Historian and former mining surveyor, Dr Robert Bradley charts the development of the iconic colliery headstocks

A Requiem for Coal

‘A Requiem for Coal’ commemorates the end of 700 years of coal mining in Nottinghamshire, with traditional stories, songs and readings from D.H. Lawrence who came from a mining family in the county. 

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