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Coal Miner Hewer

gibbo

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Could someone please tell me what a "Coal Miner Hewer" is?
and on another census it states occupation as "colliery worker". Is colliery worker a miner??? thanks

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susanwillis59

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i remembered,you need to type in the area where the mine is or was ,i did durham and should have all the local info,they all had funny names and stuff,the lists of disasters is really sad,half of them where just kids.really good for historians as some are very well documented.suex
 

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