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Memorials - Photographs - Page 14

Woolmet and Monktonhall Collieries

At Danderhall

Mems
Monktonhall miners fatalities memorial and a photo of all three memorials at Danderhall

The plaque on the hutch is the memorial to the miners and woman killed at Woolmet

Hutch1

Hutch2
On top of the hutch is the circular memorial to 800 years of Mining in the Lothians

The bench just visible in the foreground

Memory
The inscription on the bench refers to the Woolmet and Monktonhall miner and
you can see where the bench sits in front of the hutch above

Plaque
The plaque gives details of the unveiling in 2015

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The round plaque sited on top of the hutch 

Lamp
Detail, Lamp

Names
The hutch therefore appears to be a separate dedication to Woolmet and Monktonhall pit with the rear of the hutch dedicated to miners killed at the Woolmet Colliery. There is a separate memorial to men killed at Monktonhall adjacent to the site

Wheel

Monktonhall Miners

Campview, Danderhall, Midlothian

Monktonhall-1

The Black tombstone is the memorial to Miners killed at Monktonhall

Monktonhall-2

Woolmet Bing

Woolmet Bing

A relic of the Midlothian Coalfield, on reclaimed land of the Woolmet Pit

Hutch and Plaque have now gone - only groundworks remain

Photo From Geography.org.uk

Wheel

Child Miners Memorial Danderhall Go 2

In Mem
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