Bolsover 1901, Derbyshire

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Theme: Mining Community

This teaching material is designed to explore the mining community of Bolsover, Derbyshire, in 1901. The material provides census and photographic resources to engage pupils in a dynamic and innovative local history project. The project has many opportunities for cross-curricular links with Geography, Literacy, ICT and Drama. This unit of material promotes learning outside the classroom.

This unit of teaching material was largely written by Gordon Nisbet, in liaison with Noel Edwards and Liz Mulcahey.

The material was supported by historical research for the England’s Past for Everyone paperback Bolsover: Castle, Town and Colliery.

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