Numerous buildings and structures associated with coalmining are now redundant due to the contraction of the coal industry in England. This book contains photographs of the coal industry architecture in order to maintain a comprehensive record of the buildings and structures in the industry. Structures contained in this book include pit-head baths; colliery headgear; model housing; and miner's memorials. These pictures aim to illustrate the full impact the industry had on its environment. The supporting text explains the history and development of the different building types.
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The wide range of structures associated with the coal industry of England, during the Industrial Revolution is recorded.
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Book Description Stationery Office, 1996. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0113000510
Book Description Stationery Office, 1994. Paperback. Book Condition: New. First Edition; First Printing. This specific softcover book is in new condition with a cover that has sharp edges and corners and has a tight binding. The pages are clean, crisp, unmarked and uncreased. We package all books in custom cardboard book boxes for shipment and ship daily with tracking numbers.; "Numerous buildings and structures associated with coalmining have been made redundant by the recent and rapid contraction of the industry and many now face a uncertain future. The photographs in this book form part of a comprehensive record of coal industry architecture made by the Royal Commission in response to that threat. From pit-head baths and colliery headgear to model housing and miners' memorials, these images capture the full variety of the coal industry's impact on the environment. The supporting text explains the history and development of building types that have been taken for granted up till now, but which, looked at in detail, tell the fascinating story of a once-mighty industry."; 9.61 X 7.40 X 0.59 inches; 160 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 13564
Book Description HMSO, London, U.K., 1996. Card Cover. Book Condition: New. First Edition. 146pp; b/w illus. Mint. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 010808
Book Description Stationery Office, 1996. Paperback. Book Condition: New. New item. Bookseller Inventory # QX-004-01-1358101
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