Below is a series of documents associated with sinking at the pit, and dated 1912, and a picture of pit sinking men, with their steam engine in the background from about 1915/16 when they sank the second shaft

Pit sinkers for No 2 shaft in 1915 or 1916

Pit sinkers for No 2 shaft in 1915 or 1916

Sinkers documents

Sinkers documents

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Sinkers documents 3

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Shafts diagram, showing depths of seams