Bibliography of the British coal industry

secondary literature, parliamentary and departmental papers, mineral maps and plans, and a guide to sources by Benson, John

Publisher: Published for the National Coal Board by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York

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Includes index.

Statementcompiled and occasionally annotated by John Benson, Robert G. Neville, and Charles H. Thompson.
ContributionsNeville, Robert G., Thompson, Charles H., Great Britain. National Coal Board.
LC ClassificationsZ6738.C6 B46 1981, HD9551.5 B46 1981
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 760 p. ;
Number of Pages760
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4265398M
ISBN 10019920120X
LC Control Number81011324

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Neil () The Economic Development of the British Coal Industry, Batsford Academic: London. Dickinson, H. W. () A Short History of the Steam Engine, Cass: London. Lewis, Brian () Coal Mining in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries, Longman Group Ltd: London. Lord, John () Capital and Steam Power, P S King & Son Ltd: London. Industry and Internal Trade ALLEN, N. (ed.) David Dale, Robert Owen and The Story of New Lanark, Edinburgh, Moubray House. ASHWORTH, W. (with the assistance of M. Pegg) 77k History of the British Coal Industry, Volume 5, The Nationalized Industry, Oxford, Claredon Press. A history of the UK's marine aggregate dredging industry with contributions and corrections very much encouraged.. [email protected] Underground coal mining is the extraction of coal from below the surface of the earth. The coal is worked through tunnels, passages, and openings that are connected to the surface for the purpose of the removal of the coal. Mechanical equipment breaks the coal to .

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This first full-scale Bibliography of the British Coal Industry has been sponsored by the National Coal Board as a companion work to the forthcoming History of the British Coal Industry.

The Bibliography is in four parts: secondary sources, parliamentary and departmental papers, mineral maps and plans and a guide to primary source collections.

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Bibliography of the British Coal Industry by Robert G. Neville,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. The History of the British Coal Industry (5 vol, Oxford U.P., –87); pages of scholarly history John Hatcher: The History of the British Coal Industry: Volume 1: Before Towards the Age of Coal ().

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Buxton: Moorland Publishing Co. Book. Coal mining in the United Kingdom dates back to Roman times and occurred in many different parts of the country. Britain's coalfields are associated with Northumberland and Durham, North and South Wales, Yorkshire, the Scottish Central Belt, Lancashire, Cumbria, the East and West Midlands andcoal mining quickly collapsed and practically disappeared in the.

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Well beforeBritain had become heavily dependent upon coal for its fuel, and coalmining had taken its place among the nation's staple industries.

This book traces the production and trade of coal from the intermittent small-scale activity which prevailed in the Middle Ages to the rapid expansion and rising importance which characterized the early modern era.

Benson, J., Neville, R. G., & Thompson, C. Bibliography of the British Coal Industry: Secondary Literature, Parliamentary and Departmental Papers, Mineral Maps and Plans, (Oxford University Press, ). The History of the British Coal Industry in five volumes by the Clarendon Temple, David, Durham Miners' Millennium Book.

The British Coal Corporation was a nationalised corporation responsible for the mining of coal in the United existed from the Labour Government 's Coal Industry Nationalisation Act establishing the National Coal Board (NCB) (−), until the disestablishment of the British Coal Corporation (−).

Mr Davies is the man with the knowledge as far as Lanacashire coal mining is concerned, and in this book he has assembled a concise history of the area along with a wonderful collection of photos.

From the casual reader whose grandfather was a collier to the expert researching the coal mining industry this book is essential. Content Bibliography. Here is a list of books and articles that we are finding relevant to the project.

They are organized alphabetically under the themes of disability history/disability studies, industrialization, and the coal industry. Managing Industrial Decline: The British Coal Industry between the Wars () online edition; Dron, Robert W.

The economics of coal mining () Galloway, Robert Lindsay. A history of coal mining in Great Britain () online from ; Hatcher, John. The History of the British Coal Industry: Volume 1: Before Towards the Age of. Britain and Germany fell behind. Few could imagine that progress in the world was not dependent on coal.

The book covers the developments of coal in the world wars, and it tells us of the beginnings of the use of petroleum products. It covers the problems caused by sulfur dioxide and the industry's efforts to reject regulations/5(86). In this book John Hatcher has provided readers with a superb study of the prehistory of the British coal industry.

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This is a partial glossary of coal mining terminology commonly used in the coalfields of the United Kingdom. Some words were in use throughout the coalfields, some are historic and some are local to the different British coalfields.

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Book Description. The essays in this volume, each written by an acknowledged expert in the field, trace the fortunes of British coal technology as it spread across the European continent, from Sweden and Russia to the Alps and Spain, and supply an authoritative picture of industrial transformation in one of the key industries of the 19th century.

Blatz, Perry K. Democratic Miners: Work and Labor Relations in the Anthracite Coal Industry, SUNY Series in American Labor History. Albany: State University of New York Press. Blatz, Perry K. “Workplace Militancy and Unionization: The UMWA and the Anthracite Miners, ”.

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"Engrossing. Coal, to borrow a phrase, is king." --New York Times Book ReviewIn this remarkable book, Barbara Freese takes us on a rich historical journey that begins hundreds of millions of years ago and spans the globe. Prized as "the best stone in Britain" by Roman invaders who carved jewelry out of it, coal has transformed societies, launched empires, and 3/5(9).Baseload coal investment decisions under uncertain carbon legislation. Environmental Science & Technology, 41(10), Bureau of Labor Statistics.

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