The coal industry in Nottinghamshire by Professor John Beckett & Dr Denise Amos



Parliamentary reports and other official publications (such as the HM Inspector of Mines reports) from the 19th and 20th centuries are a fascinating source for mining history and include:

Ian Winstanley has transcribed the REPORT by J. M FELLOWS, Esq., on the Employment of Children and Young Persons in the Mines and Collieries of Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire and on the State, Condition and Treatment of such Children and Young Persons and made it available online:

National Coal Mining Museum



Unions and Employers' Associations

Strike, 1984-1985