ST1594 : Miners wheel

near to Hengoed, Caerphilly/Caerffili, Great Britain

Miners wheel
Miners wheel
Evans & Bevan, former Welsh Anthracite (coal) mine owners, major employers in the South Wales valleys. Immortalised in this sculpture on the old rail bed at Maesycwmmer. Ocean Coal and Empire Coal, were also large mining companies owning many of the other pits. The Great Western Rail Road, (GWRR) of course, were the transporters of the coal.
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May 2006   (more nearby)
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Sunday, 14 May, 2006
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OSGB36: geotagged! ST 156 948 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:38.7384N 3:13.2714W
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