Coal miner's tally stick

Coal miner's tally stick

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Coal miner's tally stick
Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Musuem

Coal miner's tally stick, about 1740, Wigan 4' seam. Tapered wooden stick with knop.

Details

Category:
Coal Mining
Collection:
Lancashire Coal Mining Collection
Object Number:
Y2002.19/T1899.3
Measurements:
Overall: 24 mm x 383 mm, 89 g
type:
tally
credit:
Gift of Salford Museum and Art Gallery