A New History of Caphouse Colliery and Denby Grange Collieries, by John Goodchild

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A New History of Caphouse Colliery and Denby Grange Collieries, by John Goodchild

A New History of Caphouse Colliery and Denby Grange Collieries, by John Goodchild

Published by Wakefield Historical Publications in 2000, 43 pages. A5 size booklet (N6559X1)

This booklet provides a short history of the Caphouse Colliery and the Denby Grange Collieries, which were all located near to Wakefield in West Yorkshire. The booklet is illustrated throughout with several small black and white photographs, drawings and maps, and sections include:

Introduction
The background
The beinning of the modern colliery
Change and growth
The Denby Grange Colliery Railway and the new sinkings
A period of change
Running the colliery
Later colliery management
The colliery at work
The owners
Mechanisation
The twentieth century

Condition of the booklet is generally very good. The cover is clean and tidy, the staple spine is intact and all pages are clean, intact, unblemished and tightly bound.

Condition New