By Geraint Jones,Gwenllian Jones Rowlinson
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At the morning of Wednesday 21 December 1910, 889 males and boys travelled the 2 434- yard-deep shafts at Hulton Colliery, sometimes called Pretoria Pit, located in Over Hulton, north of Atherton, Lancashire. Sunk in 1900, the colliery was once plagued with emissions of gasoline, quite after roof falls. by means of 7.
Nantwich occupies a delightful place at the banks of the River Weaver and no less than way back to the Domesday publication has been some of the most vital cities in Cheshire. The oldest and such a lot historical of the 3 Wiches it has had a number of names through the years, a number of being; Warmundestrou, Wich Malbank, Helath Wen, Namptwyche or just Nantwich.
Brycgstowe, 'the position on the bridge', because the Saxon founders of Bristol as soon as referred to as it, is a urban of future. as soon as the second one port within the kingdom and one of many wealthiest towns in Britain, it has loved centuries of prosperity according to production, seafaring and alternate. Geographically cut up among the counties of Gloucestershire and Somerset and approached through sea in the course of the dramatic Avon Gorge, the town obtained a Royal constitution in 1155.
'Stoke Bishop has much less neighborhood of curiosity with Bristol than London has with Brighton,' said Francis Tagart from his sumptuous previous Sneed Park mansion in January 1885. for many years it rankled with Bristolians that those that made their fortunes inside of Bristol and loved its advantages contributed not anything to its charges as they resided past town obstacles, within the nation-state among Sneyd Park and Westbury.
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