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Cornelius William Martin ( -1903)
...one of the best known mining engineers in the county of Durham...head viewer of the Newbottle group of the Lambton Collieries and North Biddick, Lumley, and Harraton pits. He was forty-five years of age and up to 1893 was manager of Murton Colliery. The Lambton Collieries, Limited, for whom be was manager, employ about 20,000 men and boys....