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"Moving coal in the Number 1 Pit in Powell, Wales, 1931."

James Jarche

3 0 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 22cm


"A photograph of miners hauling wagons at Number 1 Pit in Powell, Wales, taken by James Jarche for the Daily Herald newspaper on 24 June, 1931. This photograph was taken to illustrate a series of articles written by H V Morton called 'In Search Of Wales'. This photograph has been selected from the Daily Herald Archive, a collection of over three million photographs. The archive holds work of international, national and local importance by both staff and agency photographers."

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