Mining and Quarrying
in and around Yate

Celestine Haulage
Celestine Haula...
Coalminers in Coalpit Heath
Coalminers in C...
Frog Lane Colliery Engine (1905)
Frog Lane Colli...
Serridge Arch 2007
Serridge Arch 2...
Barnhill Quarry Old Plant 1976
Barnhill Quarry...
Workers At The ARC
Workers At The ...
Sodbury Quarry Transport Haulier Gilder 1930s
Sodbury Quarry ...
Sodbury Quarry 2005 Digging Stone
Sodbury Quarry ...
Quarry Steam Locomotive 1927
Quarry Steam Lo...
Horse Gin
Horse Gin
Miners & Coach
Miners & Coach
Frog Lane 1984
Frog Lane 1984
Williams Brothers Eddy Jack Colin Ivor & Stan Coalpit Heath 1950
Williams Brothe...
Chipping Sodbury Ridings Quarries Works Band 1915
Chipping Sodbur...
Early Days Barnhill Quarry
Early Days Barn...
Concrete Slab Plant 1910 - 1915
Concrete Slab P...
Tar Macadam Plant Ragstone Quarry 1910 Chipping Sodbury
Tar Macadam Pla...
Celestine Digging North Yate 1920
Celestine Diggi...
Celestine Staff At Yate Mills At Goose Green 1960
Celestine Staff...
Celestine Digging North Yate 1920
Celestine Diggi...
Celestine Excavation North Yate
Celestine Excav...
Stone Mills At Yate 2007
Stone Mills At ...
coalminers in coalpit heath hewitt coll
coalminers in c...
frog lane colliery francis eames surveying 1905 cornwell
frog lane colli...
miners at frog lane pit c1907 hewitt coll
miners at frog ...
horse gin
horse gin
Horse Gin in Operation
Horse Gin in Op...
Eggshill colliery boiler
Eggshill collie...
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