Woman in Mining Part One

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Woman in Mining Part One

Although these ladies are form Fife, it was the same for women throughout the mining industry, including Blantyre.

Women working in the pits – £1 a week pension – no injury pay. This really was the pits – sorting out jobbies from the coal. A fascinating in-site into the life of women working in the pits

Sent in by Betty McGaulley


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