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A SERIES OF VIEWS OF THE COLLIERIES IN THE COUNTIES OF NORTHUMBERLAND AND DURHAM
Written by T.H. Hair. Illustrated by T.H Hair.
Stock no. 1823441
Published by Davis Books Ltd. 1st thus 1987. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

First published in 1844. Coal mining history reprint. From the etchings of Thomas Henry Hair, we gain some idea of the great activity in the Durham and Northumberland Coalfield and of the use of steam power in driving winding engines, haulage engines and new locomotives. Large format. Tan boards, gilt title to spine. B/w etchings. ISBN: 0946865078. Name in ink to front endpaper. Top edge of text block a little spotted. Otherwise contents clean. Cream pictorial dustwrapper is lightly grubby and lightly scuffed.

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COLLIERIES & THEIR RAILWAYS IN THE MANCHESTER COALFIELDS
Written by Geoffrey Hayes.
Stock no. 1823410
Published by Landmark Publishing. 2nd 2004. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Landmark Collector's Library. Second Edition. A comprehensive history of the coal mines, and railways which served them, in the Greater Manchester area. Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and maps. ISBN: 184306135X. Previous owner's 'Lifeboats' address label to front endpaper and rear panel of dustwrapper. Otherwise a fine copy.

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SCOTTISH COLLIERIES
Written by Miles K. Oglethorpe.
Stock no. 2136628
Published by The Royal Commission On The Ancient And Historical Monuments Of Scotland. 1st 2006. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An Inventory of the Scottish Coal Industry in the Nationalised Era. Large format. Black boards, white titles. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781902419473. A few light marks to covers. Wrapper spine is faded; a few small nicks to edges.

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THE BUTTERLEY COMPANY 1790-1830
Written by Philip Riden.
Stock no. 1823387
Published by Derbyshire Record Society. 2nd 1990. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Second Edition, fully revised. Founded at Ripley in mid-Derbyshire in 1790, the Butterley Company was for many years by far the largest coal and iron concern in the East Midlands. This book is a detailed study of the first forty years of the company's history, up to the date of the retirement of the last of the original partners, based on the firm's archives. Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0946324123. Light mark to tope edge of text block else a fine copy. Orange pictorial dustwrapper is lightly faded to spine.

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COLLIERIES OF SOUTH WALES 2
Written by John Cornwell.
Stock no. 1822413
Published by Landmark Publishing. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A pictorial record of 29 collieries, using over 200 superb b/w photos, including many underground. A remarkable historical document. Red boards, gilt title to spine. 191 pages. ISBN: 1843060175. Text block lightly browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly scuffed.

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INDUSTRIAL LOCOMOTIVES OF DURHAM
Written by Colin E. Mountford; L.G. Charlton.
Stock no. 1820070
Published by The Industrial Railway Society. 1st 1977. Very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0901096318. Covers a little grubby, spine lightly browned and vertically creased. Text block slightly browned, contents clean.

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INDUSTRIAL LOCOMOTIVES OF NORTHUMBERLAND
Written by V.J. Bradley.
Stock no. 1820068
Published by The Industrial Railway Society. 1st 1992. Nearly fine condition.

Grey & white glazed boards. B/w photos and maps. ISBN: 0901096725. Top edge of text block browned. Contents clean.

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INDUSTRIAL LOCOMOTIVES OF NORTHUMBERLAND
Written by L.G. Charlton; Colin E. Mountford.
Stock no. 1820064
Published by The Industrial Railway Society. 1st 1983. Slightly better than very good condition.

Orange and grey cardwraps. B/w photos and maps. ISBN: 0901096474. Light creasing to spine. Text block lightly browned.

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THE AGE OF MACHINERY
Written by Alexander R. Horne.
Stock no. 1819205
Published by Blackie And Son Limited. Almost very good condition.

The Forces of Nature turned to the Service of Man. Some ordinary useful applications of the sciences explained in simple language for young people. Blue boards, pale blue titles. B/w illustrations. Boards marked, spine and title to spine faded. Endpapers and text block heavily browned. Rear pastedown has a sticky label stuck to it and pencil scribble. Rust spot to gutter edge of prelims.

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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.

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POWDER RIVER COAL TRAINS
Written by Jeremy Taylor.
Stock no. 1818187
Published by Silver Brook Junction Publishing Co., Inc.. 1st 1997. Nearly fine condition.

Large oblong format. Yellow pictorial cardwraps with red title to front. B/w photos and a few colour. 104 pages. Front cover curling upwards when flat.

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