ST1189 : Memorial of Senghenydd mining disaster

taken 10 years ago, near to Abertridwr, Caerphilly/Caerffili, Great Britain

Memorial of Senghenydd mining disaster
Memorial of Senghenydd mining disaster, taken 10 years ago
On the 14th October, 1913 the worst mining disaster in British History took place when there was a massive underground explosion at the Windsor Colliery, Senghenydd. A total of 439 miners lost their lives. This memorial has engraved on it the names of each of those men and boys(the youngest being just 14).
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year taken
2007
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Date Taken
Monday, 27 August, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 28 August, 2007
Category
Memorial > Memorial   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 119 899 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:36.0942N 3:16.3712W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 119 899
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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