It was a mining town!

Even the council rubbish tins proudly display evidence of the mining past in Herberton.



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7 responses to “It was a mining town!

  1. Caroline

    How cool! It’s a shame not everywhere is so proud of its industrial past, although I suppose a lot of ex-industrial towns in Britain are still recovering (or not) from the devastation of the 1980s.


  2. Michelle

    “They” are everywhere!


  3. Maybe they used tin royalties to cover the cost? They could use a few of these in the Piazza in Venice, I think.


  4. Michelle

    And a very artistic rubbish bin at that!


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