The History of the Somerset Coalfield :: C. G. (Christopher Gordon) Down & A. J. Warrington soon to be presented for sale on the tremendous BookLovers of Bath web site!
Newton Abbot: David & Charles, 1971, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Contains: Black & white photographs; Maps; Tables; Appendix; Plans;
From the cover: Coal mining is one of Somersets oldest industries. Some eighty collieries have been sunk since 1750, and railways and canals were built to serve the coalfield. In this book the geology and history of the area are described. The Pa…
Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper. Dust wrapper tanned on the verso.
Green boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 283 pages. Index. 8¾” x 5½”.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I persuade you to have a look at more books within my Industry Mining catalogue?