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Stonebroom , Derbyshire
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Stonebroom, Derbyshire: OS Grid Reference(441500,359500)
University of Leeds
Ellis, Stanley (b.1926
Brian, Horace (b.1876, male, retired miner)
Horace talks about coal mining. He mentions water and gas problems and methods of supporting the mineshafts and setting charges. Morton is a village just to the west of Stonebroom.