Personal Documents

Miners received documents related to their employment from the National Coal Board.  Some of our interviewees saved these documents and gave us permission to digitise them.  

John (Jack) Carrington's contract of employment, (John Carrington personal collection, Crown Copyright, digitised for this project under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 Licence) Transcript.

W. Gildart 1948 Payslip, (Keith Gildart personal collection, Crown Copyright, Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 Licence) Transcript

Transfer letter, (digitised image courtesy of Mick Haskard) Transcript

Terry Allen's letter from Ian McGregor (Terry Allen personal collection, Crown Copyright, digitised for this project under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 Licence) Transcript

University of Wolverhampton logo in black and white. Logo is a swoopy 'W' half white on black background and half black on background of a white shape.
Northumbria University Newcastle logo in black and white.  Crest next to text with two castles a wall and book.
Arts and Humanities Research Council.  Text is black on a white background.  image is in colour a number of circles on a blue background in white blue green and orange.