Surface Workers

Work - Mining


Year: 1890         Item #: 975         Views: 8,686         Comments: 3

Surface Workers

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Surface workers pose for a photo at a Wigan Colliery, c1890.
Source: Personal Collection of John Cadman, Wigan

3 user comment(s) below:-

Comments by jacqueline on 20th April 2017  

could the houses be on careless lane of Ince bar Manchester road. There is still three houses left there that could be them. I not sure if I am right

Comments by Thomas (Tom)Walsh on 17th May 2012  

The lady must have known the photographer was coming ,look how clean her apron is!.

Comments by cs on 25th February 2008  

good pic john is that little lane at the back looks like the the row of houses near the football pitch