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Springs Pit Memorial

on Wed Nov 28 2018, 17:06
The lives of dozens of Wigan men and boys who died in a local pit disaster will be permanently remembered by a poignant memorial. A memorial stone and plaque has this week been unveiled at Hindley All Saints Church to remember the 62 men and boys who lost their lives when an explosion ripped through Springs Pit in Hindley Green.

Read more at: https://www.wigantoday.net/news/some-of-the-boys-killed-had-clean-faces-and-looked-to-be-sleeping-peacefully-wigan-pit-disaster-memorial-unveiled-1-9467033


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Re: Springs Pit Memorial

on Wed Nov 28 2018, 17:09
Well done to Keith Wood

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Re: Springs Pit Memorial

on Wed Nov 28 2018, 19:27
The money for the memorial was raised by Hindley History Society.
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Re: Springs Pit Memorial

on Thu Nov 29 2018, 09:02
Well done to all concerned.

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