Woodend Pit

1898 Map Woodend Area

1898 Map Woodend Area

Woodend Pit had opened in 1870.
Beside Woodend school were the stables for the pithead ponies, who were brought down the road every night to the stables, while other ponies stayed down the pit, only getting out during the Fair week.

Woodend Ponies last journey

Woodend Ponies last journey

Woodend Colliery Workers

Woodend Colliery Workers