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Saving the Men – The Glennie Lamp

Sat October 18, 2014 @ 14:0015:00

Countless miners have been saved over the years by the careful monitoring of poisonous and explosive gasses in the mines.  The Glennie lamp is central to this essential part of a Pit Deputy’s work.  Visit the National Mining Memorial Centre, meet our pit deputies and see how this wonderful 19th century invention works.

Register and meet your guide at reception.  FREE!
Everyone is welcome!

Details

Date:
Sat October 18, 2014
Time:
14:00 – 15:00
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Website:
http://nationalminingmuseum.com/

Venue

National Mining Museum Scotland
Lady Victoria Colliery,
Newtongrange, Midlothian EH22 4QN United Kingdom
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Phone:
0131 663 7519
Website:
http://nationalminingmuseum.com/