Thanks are given to the following people for providing illustration material for this web site;
John Soppitt for permission to reproduce photographs of several none strike related mining badges.
Ron Hindhaugh for permission to reproduce the photograph of miners exiting the double deck cage at Vane Tempest Colliery. Taken from Ron's book "Looking Back At Mines & Mining", published by County Durham Books (ISBN 1-897585-62-4).
Alan Davis for permission to reproduce the images of Gibfield Colliery Lamp room from the book "Images of England - The Wigan Coalfield".
Colin Tetley for the images of the Elsecar Low Pit Check (1882).
Dave Johnson (US collector) for the images of carbide and oil wick lamps.
Manfred Stutzer (German collector) for images of early gauze type safety lamps, Spedding Wheel plus badges.
Emyr George for the illustration of the Bonneted Jack Davy and the Gauzeless Best Safety Lamps.
John Wyhsall for the illustrations of the various colliery owned/operated railway and bus service tickets.
Copyright for the above referenced material lies with those people mentioned & not the NMMA Webmaster.