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Linby Colliery during demolition, Linby Road, Linby, 1988

The following extract is taken from Terry Blythe's extensive website: The Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Coal Fields. Full information about Lindy Colliery can be found at http://www.terryblythe.co.uk/page74.html Situated in the picturesque village of Linby around six miles north of Nottingham Linby Colliery was one of the oldest remaining working mines in the country. An extremely profitable and …