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THE MINERS AND COAL LEVELS OF GWENT
Written by Colin Spencer.
Stock no. 2132307
Published by The History Press. 2012. Fine condition.
Illustrating life as it was for the coal-level miners of Gwent throughout its industrial past. Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. Britain in Old Photographs series. ISBN: 9780752452517.
CORNWALL'S CENTRAL MINES THE NORTHERN DISTRICT
Written by T.A. Morrison.
Stock no. 2131982
Published by Alison Hodge. 1st 1980. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
The Northern District 1810-1895. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0906720109.
CHESAPEAKE & OHIO, COAL, AND COLOR
Written by Eugene L. Huddleston; John Joseph; Everett Young.
Stock no. 1818097
Published by Chesapeake & Ohio Historical Society, Inc.. 1st 1997. Fine condition.
The coalfield operations of the Chesapeake and Ohio railroad, long known as the 'world's largest originator of bituminous coal'. Large format. Pictorial glazed boards. Colour photos. 120 pages. ISBN: 0939487284.
APPALACHIAN COAL MINES & RAILROADS
Written by Thomas W. Dixon.
Stock no. 1818082
Published by Tlc Publishing Inc.. 1st 1994. Fine condition.
Detailing the cycle of coal transportation, originating at the mine and ending at the market and how the railroads of the Appalachian region developed and served this important trade. Large format. Pictorial cardwraps. Glued binding. B/w photos and illustrations. 74 pages. ISBN: 1883089085.
ANTHRACITE REBIRTH: STORY OF THE READING AND NORTHERN RAILROAD
Written by Mike Bednar.
Stock no. 1818068
Published by Garrigues House, Publishers. 1st 1998. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.
Anthracite Rebirth tells the rebirth of rail service in one of the most interesting regions of the United States, the anthracite or hard coal, mining region of northeast Pennsylvania. Large format. Black boards, gilt titles. Colour photos. ISBN: 0962084492.
THE ABER BRANCH: CAERPHILLY TO SENGHENYDD
Written by Colin Chapman.
Stock no. 1818051
Published by Welsh Railways Research Circle. 1st 2002. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.
Large format. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 92 pages. ISBN: 0952726734. A few light scuff marks to dustwrapper.
THE IRONSTONE QUARRIES OF THE MIDLANDS: HISTORY, OPERATION AND RAILWAYS PART NINE LEICESTERSHIRE
Written by Eric Tonks.
Stock no. 1818007
Published by Book Law Publications. 1st 1992. Fine condition.
Blue pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos and maps. ISBN: 9781907094095.
DERBYSHIRE'S OLD LEAD MINES AND MINERS
Written by J.H. Rieuwerts.
Stock no. 2130905
Published by Moorland Publishing. 1972. Very good condition.
Card wraps. B/w photos. B/w illustrations. Spine is browned. Foxing to outer page edges.
AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF EXCAVATORS
Written by Hinton J. Sheryn.
Stock no. 2129001
Published by Ian Allan. 1st 1995. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
128 pages. B/w photos. ISBN: 0711023530. Small bump to spine. Pale page browning, else contents are excellent. Wrapper is faded to spine.
THE LIMESTONE MINES OF WALSALL
Written by Henry E. Green.
Stock no. 2128709
Published by Black Country Society. 1st 1977. Very good condition.
Card wraps. B/w photos. Fold-out map to rear. ISBN: 0904015041. Some creasing to cover corners. A few marks.
Written by Hywel Francis; David Smith.
Stock no. 1816798
Published by Lawrence & Wishart. 1st 1980. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
A history of the South Wales Miners in the 20th century. B/w photos. ISBN: 0853154899. Slight offsetting of dustwrapper flaps to free endpapers. Text block lightly browned. Pictorial dustwrapper has a 0.75" closed tear (no loss) to top edge of front panel.
GETTING THE COAL
Written by Jeanne Carswell; Tracey Roberts.
Stock no. 2128045
Published by Mantle Oral History Project 1992. 1st 1992. Nearly fine condition.
Impressions of a twentieth century mining community. Taken from a sound archive in which the people of North West Leicestershire recall, in their own words, their own history. Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. 156 pages. ISBN: 9780951504017. Corners just very slightly rubbed.