MINERS OF GREAT BRITAIN

Miners of Great Britain
Life in 1919 at the time of the last pandemic was not exactly `a bowl of cherries` indeed for most people, it was pretty grim. Poverty stalked the land and no where was this a more accurate description of the situation for most workers in the coal industry. This article was published in the Sphere on March 29th 1919. It shows the miners rows. Places like Coalburn, Larkhall had miners rows.