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Magpie mine memorial stone
Magpie mine memorial stone

found in Sheldon churchyard, the stone reads -

IN MEMORY OF
EPHRAIM BROCKLEHURST
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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