Time tables of the Great Central Railway, London Brighton and South CoastRailway, Midland Railway, North Eastern Railway and the South Eastern andChatham Railway, issued during the miner's strike 1912, collected by the mainlibrary.
RAILWAY TIMETABLES DURING THE 1912MINERS STRIKE
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- ReferenceGB 97 COLL MISC 0141
- Dates of Creation1912
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical DescriptionTwo volumes
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Administrative / Biographical History
The 1912 Miner's Strike began at the end of February 1912. Miners demanded aminimum wage. It opened at Alfreton pit in Derbyshire and spread slowly. Thestrike ended after Easter and the Minimum Wage Act was passed as a result.
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