The Big Pit, Blaenavon, Wales


Fitting out with safety equipment - G&T trip to The Big Pit.

2014-07-07 09:08:42 by CJ_Year3

Ready to go underground - G&T trip to "The Big Pit"

2014-07-07 09:01:05 by CJ_Year3

Waiting to go down the mine shaft. Children would work there in total darkness for 12 hours a day 6 days a week!

2014-07-04 17:50:37 by CJ_Year3

This young 'trapper' is opening and closing ventilation doors to let coal drams pass through.

2014-07-04 17:47:50 by CJ_Year3

At the Big Pit. We've had a fascinating day!

2014-07-04 17:46:25 by CJ_Year3

Stopping for a break near Swindon. We are well on the way Mums and Dads! #TheBigPit

2014-07-04 09:38:02 by CJ_Year3