Coal mines yorkshire history

coal mines yorkshire history

Kellingley Colliery: Britain's last coal mine closes | see

When British Coal Was King - BBC Mining Part 1 | see

Yorkshire Miners 1982. Highgate Colliery. Goldthorpe. | see


Yorkshire Coal Crisis (1919) | see

The Long Lost Hidden Coal Mines of Barnsley by Dave Cherry | see

One-Man Coal Mine (1947) | see

A Brief History of the UK Coal Miners Strike 1984 85 | see

The Price of Coal - Part 1 | see

Coal Mining Trainees Report And British Coal In Italy (1944) | see


Kent Coal Field/ Mining History - Jimmy Davies - The History Project Live Talks | see

Pit Ponies | see

BBC1 News - UK Coal mining | see

A poscard from the past - the last mines of Yorkshire | see

CAPHOUSE COLLIERY (National Coal Mining Museum Of England) | see

King Coal: The Mining Experience at Big Pit | see

N C B coal mining 40 Years on Technology | see

The long lost hidden coal mines of Barnsley Part Three by Dave Cherry | see

Drift mine at National Mining Museum, Yorkshire. | see

The 1972 Miners Strike | Yorkshire Miners | industrial Action | This Week | 1972 | see

Miners' strike - 30 years since the pit crisis of 1984 | see

Coal Mining In Yorkshire, 1970s - Film 7517 | see

Open Cast Coal Mining Near Leeds (1947) | see

Miners strike (channel 4 Coal not Dole) | see

South Yorkshire colliery in old postcards | see

The Cursed Oaks Colliery | England's biggest mining disaster | Barnsley | see

Frickley Colliery Documentary | see

Coal mining in the U.K. 1950's. Archive film 92654 | see

coal mine bentley pit doncaster underground bentley colliery | see

Abandoned Mine Explore #16 : Yorkshire, Old Gang : 4 x Mines, Including Brandy Bottle | see

found an old dangerous coal mine #abandoned #explore | see

Hatfield Pit (Colliery) near Doncaster, disused and derelict, 2018 | see

History Of The Worsbrough Railways By Dave Cherry and Ryan Cherry | see

The Miners Strike - 1984 | see

Caphouse Colliery Cage Descent | see

The long lost hidden coal mines of Barnsley Part Two by Dave Cherry | see

Royston Drift Colliery in 1988 by Dave Cherry | see

Yorkshire mine probe | see

Durham Coal Mining 2 of 5 - Arcadia Cinema Spennymoor | see

Colin's World of Everything - Ice House, Kellingley Colliery, Blue Lagoon, Felkirk Church | see

Mining Accident - Barnsley (1938) | see

Grimethorpe a Pit Village.wmv | see

King And Queen Visit Coal Mine (1944) | see

Mining - Memory Keeper Part 3 - Working Underground | see

The national coal mining museum | see

Historcial Disasters | see

ECS Helps Keep the National Coal Mining Museum Above Water | see

Kellingley Colliery - one miner dies, one rescued | see

Coal stock

Coal is extracted from the ground by coal mining, either underground by shaft mining, or at ground level by open pit mining extraction.


Coal is primarily used as a solid fuel to produce electricity and heat through combustion. World coal consumption was about 7.25 billion tonnes in 2010 The price of coal increased from around $30.00 per short ton in 2000 to around $150.00 per short ton as of September 2008. In early 2015, it was trading near $56/ton.