Four of the seven coal miners rescued from Hickleton Main Colliery, Doncaster

Made:
1960-10-12
photographer:
Unknown
Four of the seven coal miners rescued from Hickleton Main Colliery, Doncaster
      A photograph of four miners rescued from Hickleton Main Colliery, Doncaster

Four of the seven coal miners rescued from Hickleton Main Colliery, Doncaster A photograph of four miners rescued from Hickleton Main Colliery, Doncaster

A photograph of four miners rescued from Hickleton Main Colliery, Doncaster, taken in October 1960 by an unknown photographer for the Daily Herald.

The men were from a group of seven miners who had been trapped for eighteen hours half a mile below ground by a rock fall. Fifty rescuers had been called in to save the men.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Collection:
Daily Herald Archive
Object Number:
1983-5236/12818
type:
photographic print
taxonomy:
  • object genre
  • image