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Pit Lasses Research - Scotland

dont let go
Dont't let go!

Scotland covers a large number of pits and many female miners were interviewed. The interviewees' statements are presented in the numerical order of the Commissioner's Report and categorised by the pits they worked in and spread over four pages. If you are looking for a particular person please check all areas, or use the search box. Check all options because several miners may have the same name.

Area 1 covers pits at Dalkieth, Newton, Newbattle and Lasswade

Area 2 covers pits at Inveresk, Borthwick, Cranston, West Linton, Cladsmuir, and Tranent

Area 3 covers pits at Pencaitland, Gladsmiur, Tranent, Bathgate, Whitburn, Torphichen, Bo'ness, Polmont, Falkirk, St.Ninian's and Alloa

Area 4 covers pits at Clackmannan, Alloa, Tillicoutry, Tulhallan, Torryburn, Saline, Blair, Dunfirmline, Dalgety, Aberdour, Beath, Ballingray, Kirkcaldy and Wemyss

map of scottish coalfields
Map of Scottish Coalfields