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The first miners in New South Wales brought skills and techniques developed in the mines of Wales and Britain. Coal was first discovered in Australia in 1791 by a convict, William Bryant, at the mouth of the Hunter River in New South Wales and the first coal mining settlement was established there in 1801. S Stockton Borehole Mine, c.1949.

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Objects Through Time Australia's migration history

Objects Through Time: newcastle 1944 Newcastle Coal Miners Collection Discover the coal miner’s collection owned by Charlie Barker, miner, and the son of a Welsh coalminer.

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Objects Through Time Australia's migration history

1944 Newcastle Coal Miners Collection. Discover the coal miner’s collection owned by Charlie Barker, miner, and the son of a Welsh coalminer. The Migration Heritage Centre at the Powerhouse Museum is a NSW Government initiative supported by the Community Relations Commission.

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1944 Newcastle Coal Miners Collection Australia's

Apr 12, 2014 Pit Ponies and Miners in the Illawarra, c.1900, Courtesy National Library of Australia

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Objects Through Time Themes miners Australia's migration

The collection is significant because of its association with a NSW rural general store, Chinese migration and the Immigration Restriction Act of 1901. Continue reading → 1944 Newcastle Coal Miners Collection

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Newcastle Government House Wikipedia

History. The Newcastle Government House and Domain has significant associations with convictism in Australia as a site central to the management of convict labour, early coal mining technology and the development and growth of the Australian economy.. Penal settlement. The earliest European use of the site was the Commandant's Residence (also known as Government House) where the Commandant

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Labor MP who grew up in mining town says coal has no future

Federal Labor MP Julie Owens, who grew up in a mining town, has declared coal doesn't have a future because a little-known source of energy will be able to replace it.

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Miners in a Newcastle coal-mine 1855 illustration

View top quality illustrations of Miners In A Newcastle Coalmine 1855 Illustration. Find premium, high-resolution illustrative art at Getty Images.

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Migration of Irish to Newcastle on Tyne and Weetslade

After the miners strike in 1844 Irish labour at the pit was mostly periferal to the hewing of coal i.e. surface jobs at coke ovens or unloading coals. After the Franco-Prussian war deppression followed and native British began to emigrate, their jobs filled by the Irish to some extent untill the mid-seventies. (Cooter 1971, p.171).

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Coal miners during World War II HONEST HISTORY

Controversy continues over the role of militant unions in Australia during World War II. While the sharpest focus has been on the wharf labourers there has been little response to the accusations against coal miners. Miner working at the coal face, Lake Macquarie, NSW, 1946 (Flickr Commons/Norm Barney Collection, University of Newcastle)

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Henry Scanlon (1902-1987) Miners Federation official

Labor unions -- Coal miners -- Australia -- History. Scanlon, Henry Patrick, 1902-1987 Person Jack Delaney Depicts or Relates To Billy Davey Creator Scanlon, Henry Patrick, 1902-1987 Delaney, Jack, 1919-2010 Collection Voices of the Hunter Date Created 10th February 1984 Location [ 1 ] Germany [ 2 ] Ireland [ 3 ] Rothbury Colliery, NSW [ 4

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1944 Newcastle Coal Miners Collection Australia's migration history timeline Pit Ponies and Miners in the Illawarra, c.1900, Courtesy National Library of Australia The gold mine of Serra Pelada Brazil, 1986, by Sebastião Salgado.

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Migration of the Victorian Family to Dudley, Weetslade

The Newcastle to Berwick track was opened in 1847, which passed through Weetslade and was later to be used by the Dudley colliery to transport its coal to the Pans at Howdon. There is a Stationmaster living at Dudley station in 1861, which would have made migration to the village easy.

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Newcastle Coalmining Alan Murnain 3 Aug 1989 by UONCC

Alan started work as a coal miner in the 1950s at age 16, he describes the changing technology over the decades and system of long wall mining, the strikes and employment conditions. The Margaret Henry Oral History Archive is a collection of audio tapes, transcripts, summaries and essays that were part of the Oral Histories Open Foundation

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STUDENT RESEARCH PAPERS IN. AUSTRALIAN HISTORY

for public use in the local history collection of the Newcastle Public Library. The best of the papers, however, are made available to a and Mr. Chiarelli worked as a coal miner at Minmi. Later, when the mine opened at Cessnock, they settled there.33 example of a pre-war migration chain to Australia, and its reactivation after the

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The Robson Family of Wallsend and Newcastle upon Tyne

Nov 11, 2015· Coal mining though was notoriously dangerous, cave-ins and gas explosions were part of the everyday risk faced by the miners of Wallsend. Coal would then have been sent to Newcastle via wagons to the River Tyne, then loaded the coal onto barge boats which took the cargo to Newcastle’s port, ready for export.

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Australian Agricultural Company Mine Manager's House NSW

Here the A.A. Company selected 1,920 acres of coal-bearing land and obtained privileges amounting to a fixed-term privatisation of most NSW coal mining. (Turner, pp.27-32) In opening its ‘A’ Pit of 1831, and importing plant, miners and colliery officials from Scotland and the North of England, the A.A. Company’s Colliery Department

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History Hunter Living Histories

Newcastle : [s.n.], [n.d.]. Rare Book CHAMPION F622.33099442/1 [254KB PDF] [Note: This work is a good introduction and overview to the history of the Newcastle Coal Mines, however we do advise you treat this work with caution as we have identified numerous historical errors.]

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BHP Australia Coal MINING STICKER. AU $5.99. 1 bid. AU $2.20 postage. Newcastle Singleton Wollongong LARGE . AU $9.99. 1 bid. AU $3.30 postage. Ending Today at 10:28 AEDST 10h 11m. joy mining stickers. If so, you will be happy to know that eBay has a substantial selection of inexpensive coal mining memorabilia for sale. Before you

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