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Miners going underground, South Crofty Mine, Camborne, Cornwall

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Reference Number: AA95/02816
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Caption: A double-deck riding cage lowers men into the mine. A 'lander' is taking brass tallies from the men on the lower deck. These will be hung on a tally board to enable those on the surface to know who is underground.
Photographer: P Williams Date Taken: March 1995
Collection: NMR
Archive Holder: English Heritage NMR
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