Flockton Collieries comprised several pits, some started before 1700, around Flockton and Middlestown between Wakefield and Huddersfield in the West Riding of Yorkshire.
A tramway built by the Bridgewater Trustees in the 1830s to transport coal to the Bridgewater Canal.
Grange Ash Colliery operated between 1871 and 1966 south of the A642 road east of Grange Moor crossroads
A type of bituminous coal.
A formerly isolated mining community at the extreme eastern end of the Tyldesley township.
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The earliest extant example of dry docks on Britain’s canals.
Boats built to transport coal from the Duke of Bridgewater’s pits in Worsley
A coal mining company on the Lancashire Coalfield with headquarters in Walkden near Manchester.
Pit sunk around 1820 by the Bridgewater Trustees that was connected to the Bridgewater Canal at Boothstown Basin by an underground canal.