Bibliography

The list which follows is by no means exhaustive, but the books and articles listed give a good overview of the subject.

Niall Allsop, "The Somersetshire Coal Canal Rediscovered" (Bath: Millstream Books, 1993)

John Anstie, "The Coal Fields of Gloucestershire and Somersetshire, and their Resources" (London: Edward Stanfield, 1873)

Penny Bonsall, "The Somerset Coalfield, 1947-1973: Attitudes and Responses to Pit Closures," "Southern History" 11 (1989), pp 114-130

R A Buchanan & Neil Cossons, "The Industrial Archaeology of the Bristol Region" (Newton Abbot: David & Charles, 1969)

"Bristol and Somerset Coalfield Regional Survey Report" (London: HMSO, 1946)

John A Bulley, ""To Mendip for Coal" - a Study of the Somerset Coalfield before 1830, Part 1: Output, Marketing and Techniques of Mining," "Proceedings of the Somersetshire Archaeological & Natural History Society" XCVII (1952), pp 46-78

John A Bulley, ""To Mendip for Coal" - a Study of the Somerset Coalfield before 1830, Part 2: Masters and Men," "Proceedings of the Somersetshire Archaeological & Natural History Society" XCVIII (1953), pp 17-54

"Children's Employment Commission, Appendix to First Report of Commissioners, Mines, Part II, Report and Evidence from Sub-Commissioners" (PP 1842, XVII)

Kenneth R Clew, "The Somersetshire Coal Canal and Railways" (Newton Abbot: David & Charles, 1970)

John Cornwell, "Collieries of Kingswood and South Gloucestershire" (Cowbridge: D Brown & Sons, 1983)

C G Down & A J Warrington, "The History of the Somerset Coalfield" (Newton Abbot: David & Charles, nd)

Fred Flower, "Somerset Coalmining Life" (Bath: Millstream Books, 1990)

Fred Moss, "City Pit" (Bristol: Bristol Broadsides, 1986)

"Report of the Commissioners Appointed to Inquire into the Several Matters relating to Coal in the United Kingdom, Volume I" (London: HMSO, 1871)

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