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Men and mining in Warwickshire

A. W. A. White

Men and mining in Warwickshire

a short account of six venturers in coal mining between Coventryand Nuneaton and the market which they sought to exploit during the period 1595 to 1800.

by A. W. A. White

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Published by Coventry Branch of the Historical Association in [Coventry] .
Written in English


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SeriesCoventry and North Warwickshire history pamphlets -- No.7
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16513891M

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Young boys were employed in Warwickshire coalfields in the 18th and 19th centuries. 6d a day in A coal account book in the Newdigate archives refers to the use of boys in the Griff colliery in the early 18th century. Young boys were employed in Warwickshire coalfields in the 18th and 19th centuries.

6d a day in A coal account book in the Newdigate archives refers to the use of boys. When the coal industry was nationalised inthere were 20 collieries in Warwickshire; now there are none. The last three pits to close were Baddesley (), Coventry () & Daw Mill () Wale, J.

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It was not until that the age of boys who could work in the coalmines was raised to 12 and eventually to 13 in Even so, there is a great deal of evidence to show that colliery owners continued to employ children illegally for many years afterwards. (30) 12 year-old John Davies at work in the Rhondda ().

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