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COLLIER ON BRIGHTON BEACH

Many colliers were almost flat bottomed to allow them to run up on a beach at high tide. They stayed there during low tide for horse drawn carts to unload them and enable coal men to deliver coal to the townsfolk.
 

  • Id: collier-brighton_beach-b2p-090
  • Name: COLLIER ON BRIGHTON BEACH
  • Media: Oil on canvas
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  • Section: PORTS, HARBOURS & HAVENS
  • Book 2 Page: 90