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Ogmore Valley Collieries

The pit top at Wyndham Colliery just before it was filled in. The pit's dog Shep (a stray adopted by the miners) was run over by one of the dumper trucks which was bringing in stuff to fill the shaft. They buried him in the shaft whilst it was being filled in.

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Wyndham Colliery

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