A huge thank you to everybody who contributed to September's Voices in the Coalshed activity, where, inspired by our new exhibition 'A Light in the Darkness', Dave asked you to think of the best invention ever and why. Read more
Inside our workshop here at the National Coal Mining Museum is our very own line shaft - a power-driven, rotating shaft that was used for power transmission from the 19th-early 20th century.
Steve joins us today to give us a rare glimpse of the line shaft in action! Read more