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Document Details


Title: Anonymous ex-Haig Miner
Local code: T004/99
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Haig Colliery Mining Museum
Collection: Haig Colliery Mining Museum Oral History Project
Description: Full Tape Length : 38 mins. An ex-Haig miner remembers his father sinking the shafts at Haig Pit in 1914. Also life in Newhouses. Descriptions of steam engines and Ladysmith Pit. Signing up for the army. Characters down the pit.
Original Language: English
Audio: [Audio available]
Speaker: Anonymous ex-Haig Miner
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker place of birth: United Kingdom; Europe
Speaker occupation: Miner
Document date: Undated
Locations discussed: Cumbria, England; England; Europe; United Kingdom
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Cumbria (England)--History; Cumbria, England; England; Europe; Gold miners; Gold mines and mining; Local history; Miners; Mines and mineral resources; Oral history; United Kingdom
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0028866-31815