Short Story: Bringing coals from Yorkshire

Bringing coals from Yorkshire Paul Salveson A fine Spring morning, not quite daylight. May 1st, 1913. Bolton loco fireman Jim Heaton signed on at 4 a.m. He’d cycled down from Astley Bridge, where he lived with his parents. Dad was an old-hand driver at Bolton shed and mum worked in the Card Room at Hesketh’s … Continue reading Short Story: Bringing coals from Yorkshire