Peter Dunn was a forth generation coal miner and worked at Parkhouse and Williamthorpe Collieries from 1953 until 1967. This painting is based on a particular postcard, 'Road Development in the Mine', No.125, part of a promotional series of postcards produced by the Clay Cross Company in the early 20th century.
Where to see this painting?
Chesterfield Museum & Art Gallery
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