Statue of a Miner, Burt Hall, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear

Statue of a Miner, Burt Hall, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Photograph taken January 1993 © Copyright Crown copyright.NMR ref: AA93/01081

On the highest point of the trade union office for the Northumberland Miner's Association stands this representation of a miner with his lamp and pick. The figure is based on the character in R Headley's painting "Going Home".

Location

Tyne and Wear Newcastle upon Tyne

Period

Victorian (1837 - 1901)

Tags

miner statue trade union tool work industry Victorian (1837 - 1901)