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Mining in UO.....

Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by THP, Jun 15, 2015.

  1. THP

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    Mining in REAL ...just saying/ sharing...some photo taken b4 the mine closes

    working but not for much longer ...mine closes mid-july!!

    center right!! chillin with the coal gang...
     

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    How many blackrock pieces they dig IRL ?
     
  3. Melchiah

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    Certainly glad we don't get covered in Coal dust in UO - take ages to clean! Might give oil cloths a new lease of life mind...

    Guessing that's Thoresby Colliery THP?
     
  4. Yadd of Legends

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    Having grown up in West Virginia, and never been personally near a coal mine, hats off to anybody who can do that job :pint:
     
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  5. THP

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    aye Thoresby.. it is...soon be... it was....
     
  6. Melchiah

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    Shame to see another one go :( Spent a few years around Nottingham area and still keep an eye on local news.
     
  7. Dermott of LS

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    Total Respect for a true Dirty Job.

    Shame the beating the industry is taking due to Gov't.
     
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