Mr Tony Fisher provided link to his flickr album. That may find an artistic eye, although the offer was to share these photos among New Hucknall Colliery yard. A cosy looking workshop could conjure memories for past workers, and even householders, when most coaled a real open fire before areas went smokeless.
Discovering a sign planted since WWII still gave air raid instructions. Warning public to beware of trains near the Common Road rail crossing did not, however, deter pranksters from dangerously releasing coal wagons. A magnificent shot of the signal box aside hand operated wooden gates, just before it got wrecked.
Written 16 Jan 16 Revised 12 Apr 17 © by Gary Elliott