Magpie mine memorial stone
found in Sheldon churchyard, the stone reads -
IN MEMORY OF
WHO WAS KILLED
AT THE MAGPIE MINE
JANUARY 20TH 1860
AGED 25 YEARS
THERE IS BUT ONE STEP BETWEEN ME AND DEATH
from the inscription he presumably fell down the mine shaft to his death.
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