Drawing of a miner (COAL 13/62)
5. Look at Source 5. This is a drawing of a coal miner.
- the town
- the miner
- a pick-axe
- Does the drawing make mining look like an easy job? Give reasons for your answer
- The town and the factories all need the coal that the miner is digging. The minerâ€™s hard work means that homes are warm, dinners are cooked and factories work. What is resting on the minerâ€™s back?
- Without miners what would happen?