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Semi-underground dwellings for coal miners at Dalainor



Forty to sixty men often lived together. Hot-beds for plague. This photograph shows part of an underground hut for coal miners in Jalainor. It is half-buried in earth. Only the windows, chimney and entrance are visible. This was taken on 11 February 1921. Title devised by Library staff.

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All rights reserved. Wu Lien-teh

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