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Diglake Commemoration 16th January 2022_220110

Diglake Colliery Disaster 1895 — Memorial Service

Sunday 16th January 2022 at 10.30am
A service in Audley Methodist Church and Cemetery

A procession of miners lamps carried by local school children
Music by a quartet of Audley Brass musicians
Supported by Mayor of Newcastle and guests
Large display of vintage miners lamps

We have a duty to remember the 77 men and boys
who died in this disaster 127 years ago.


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