SK5350 : Site of Linby Colliery 1873-1988

near to Linby, Nottinghamshire, Great Britain

Site of Linby Colliery 1873-1988
Site of Linby Colliery 1873-1988
The plaque states that in the early 1960s Linby was recognised as Britain's 'Champion Pit', and the most efficient coal mine in Europe. Peak output was achieved in 1963 when 1113 men produced 1,325,675 tons
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2012
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Sunday, 11 November, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 27 November, 2012
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Colliery (former)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 5340 5065 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:3.0271N 1:12.2901W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 5337 5063
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