Coal mine: miner and Davy lamp

#Picture Number ST102

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Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a coal miner in a narrow mine passage. The scene is lit by a Davy lamp. This illustration comes from ‘Les Indes-Noires’, 1877, by Jules Verne, a novel about a Scottish mine.