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Old 30th Jul 2013, 17:55
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stuckgear
 
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Not very many in the UK since the daughter of Grantham closed most of the pits.
as posted here: http://www.pprune.org/jet-blast/5120...r-dead-36.html

Perhaps you need to look at some other things you choose to ignore;

Mining Job losses;

Wilson Govt 64-70, 238,000 (average for term 34,000 per year)
Thatcher Govt 79-90, 193,000 (average for term 17,500 per year)

Pit closures;

Wilson Govt 64-70, 287 (average for term - 41 per year)
Thatcher Govt 79-90, 154 (average for term -14 per year)

https://www.gov.uk/government/statis...n-1853-to-2011


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