HELL UNDER HAYDOCK, The Lyme Pit Explosion, Haydock, Lancashire, 26th February 1930 Ian Winstanley

ISBN:

Published:

Kindle Edition

58 pages


Description

HELL UNDER HAYDOCK, The Lyme Pit Explosion, Haydock, Lancashire, 26th February 1930  by  Ian Winstanley

HELL UNDER HAYDOCK, The Lyme Pit Explosion, Haydock, Lancashire, 26th February 1930 by Ian Winstanley
| Kindle Edition | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, AUDIO, mp3, ZIP | 58 pages | ISBN: | 5.34 Mb

As pit explosions go, being measured in the number of casualties, the one which occurred at Lyme Pit, Haydock, between St. Helens and Wigan, wasnt a big one, but it happened within living memory, just sixty years ago.26th. February.

1930 is scarredMoreAs pit explosions go, being measured in the number of casualties, the one which occurred at Lyme Pit, Haydock, between St. Helens and Wigan, wasnt a big one, but it happened within living memory, just sixty years ago.26th. February. 1930 is scarred into the memories of many Haydock villagers ( known as Ylckers) today as this book is published, The explosion, with its attendant loss of life of thirteen man and the severe injuries and burns for others brought grief and economic difficulties to individual home., to the whole of Haydock and the neighbouring villages.Here, a retired schoolteacher, lan Winstanley, himself a Yicker with pride in the Lancashire collier, tells the story of the explosion for the first time.

He has searched contemporary newspapers. official reports and spoken to men and women involved in that day of Hell, complete with fire and flames which happened under Haydock.



Enter the sum





Related Archive Books



Related Books


Comments

Comments for "HELL UNDER HAYDOCK, The Lyme Pit Explosion, Haydock, Lancashire, 26th February 1930":


unitedmisfitsgaming.com

©2011-2015 | DMCA | Contact us