Pit Pony Boots (Coal Mine) x 2 ; 1900; GCM.001.012

Name/Title

Pit Pony Boots (Coal Mine) x 2

About this object

Two (2) Boots worn by Kitten, the pit pony at the Klondyke Mine. They stopped her from slipping in frosty weather as she went 1200 feet (350 metres) down the mine, to haul 7-8 cwt (500kg) trucks of coal.

Donated by G Abrahams

Date Made

1900

Period

1900s

Medium and Materials

Leather and steel

Object Type

Tool

Object number

GCM.001.012

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