SOUTH WALES - Torfaen, Wales, NP4 9XP
Phone: 0300 111 2333
Big Pit National Coal Museum is an industrial heritage museum. A working coal mine from 1880 to 1980, it was opened to the public in 1983 under the auspices of the National Museum of Wales. The site is dedicated to operational preservation of the Welsh heritage of coal mining, which took place during the Industrial revolution.
Machine 2: (2017) is located just inside the door of the gift shop. Designs are:
2) Miners Lamp
Retired 1 designs were: 1) The Big Pit, 2) Miner, 3) Dragon, 4) Machinery.
June - 2017
The machine here has been replaced with another 4 die, it is located just inside the door of the gift shop
Designs are: 1- Miner, 2- Miners Lamp, 3- Dragon, 4- Building.
Details updated by Andy T, www.scottishpennies.com