SD6804 : Pretoria pit monument

near to Atherton, Wigan, Great Britain

Pretoria pit monument
Pretoria pit monument
On the borders of Hulton Park, this monument is near the site of the pithead of the Pretoria coalmine. On 21st December 1910 it was the scene of a tragic mining disaster in which 344 men and boys lost their lives.
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Thursday, 15 December, 2005   (more nearby)
Friday, 16 December, 2005
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OSGB36: geotagged! SD 68 04 [1000m precision]
WGS84: 53:32.1719N 2:28.6046W
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