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"Worked Out", print by R.S. Chattock (1825-1906)

"Worked Out", print by R.S. Chattock (1825-1906)

One of a series of prints of the Black Country completed around 1872. Tracts of the South Staffordshire coalfield were indeed becoming 'worked out' or exhausted in this period. In the foreground: a deserted engine house and 'haystack' boiler.

Year: 1872

Ref: 1978-189-007-2

Theme: Black Country Landscape

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