Soundscape – Caphouse Guides: The National Coal Mining Museum for England

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This is a soundscape compiled from a number of interviews with retired miners who once worked at Selby, now working as guides at the NCMME. It deals with the number of changes they went through as older pits closed and newer ones opened. It is part of a series of soundscapes on different themes. You can locate them by searching for these headings –


Guides at Caphouse

Mining in General


Mining over the generations

Travel and Transfers

  • Decade