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Bristol and Somerset coalfield.

Great Britain. Ministry of Fuel and Power. Bristol and Somerset Coalfield Committee.

Bristol and Somerset coalfield.

Regional survey report ...

by Great Britain. Ministry of Fuel and Power. Bristol and Somerset Coalfield Committee.

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Published by H.M. Stationery Off. in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England,
  • Gloucestershire.,
  • Somerset.
    • Subjects:
    • Coal -- England -- Gloucestershire.,
    • Coal -- England -- Somerset.,
    • Coal mines and mining -- England -- Gloucestershire.,
    • Coal mines and mining -- England -- Somerset.

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsJones, William, C.B.E.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTN808.G6 A5 1946b
      The Physical Object
      Pagination84 p. incl. tables. fold. maps, fold. diagr.
      Number of Pages84
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6502344M
      LC Control Number46016897
      OCLC/WorldCa30381816

      (C G Down & A J Warrington (nd: David & Charles: Newton Abbot) The History of the Somerset Coalfield, pp. & ; Bristol University Library, Somerset Miners’ Association papers, DM, company notepaper used for letter dated 9 March ). Get this from a library! Geology of the Bristol district: memoir for geological special sheet (England and Wales). [G A Kellaway; F B A Welch; H C Ivimey-Cook; British Geological Survey.] -- The whole of the Bristol and Somerset Coalfield and the smaller basins on the south-east margin of the Severn Estuary is covered by the Bristol district special sheet.

      The Bristal Assisted Living communities continue to take the situation surrounding Coronavirus Disease (COVID) very seriously, and we’re doing everything we can to see to the needs of all residents, while doing our very best to follow guidelines and help prevent the spread of this illness. Bristol: Evans and Abbot, 29 Clare-Street. £ * This is an unusual edition as it is lettered on the top cover: 'Hand Book to Portishead; with illustrations and a list of Birds, Lepidoptera, Insects, and Plants, found in the Locality. Bristol: Evans and Abbot, 29 Clare-Street. '.

      The Somerset Coalfield in northern Somerset, England is an area where coal was mined from the 15th century until It is part of a larger coalfield; the Somerset coalfield stretched from Cromhall in the north to the Mendip Hills in the south, from Bath in the east to Nailsea in the west, a total area of about square miles. Most of the pits on the coalfield were concentrated in the Cam.   Bristol is a city and county in South West England with a population of , The wider district has the 10th-largest population in England. The urban area population of , is the 8th-largest in the UK. The city borders North Somerset and South Gloucestershire, with the cities of Bath and Gloucester to the south-east and north-east, respectively.


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