Technical | Heapsteads | HeadgearSouth pit

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The South shaft continued in use as a ventilation shaft after the colliery had ceased production and much of its headgear remains in place although a certain amount of damage occurred around the shaft-side when it was filled and capped.

South pit  headstock

South pit  headstock

Sth pit headgear 1 -m

South pit headframe sheaves and steel-work.

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South pit headstock LH thrust-leg footpad

South pit headstock LH back-stay footpad

South pit  headstock cage overwind catches

South pit  headstock empty side Bennet overwind catches


South pit  headstock detaching bells and overwind buffers


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