ST1189 : Memorial of Senghenydd mining disaster

near to Abertridwr, Caerphilly/Caerffili, Great Britain

Memorial of Senghenydd mining disaster
Memorial of Senghenydd mining disaster
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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2007
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Date Taken
Monday, 27 August, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 28 August, 2007
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Memorial > Memorial   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 119 899 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:36.0942N 3:16.3712W
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OSGB36: geotagged! ST 119 899
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