A miner is a person who extracts ore, coal, or other mineral from the earth through mining. Other roles within mines that did not involve breaking rock (and thus fit the broader definition) have included: Loader (also called a "bandsman"), who
Mining is extraction of valuable minerals or other geological materials from the earth usually .. Once all the ore that the mine can produce profitably is recovered, reclamation begins to make the land used by the mine suitable for future use.
The statue is called “Jigger” after Jack “Jigger” Taylor, who was killed in a mining disaster in 1951. He was from a multi-generational mining family, and was
There can be significant tension between ASM miners
(mining) One who jigs; a miner who sorts or cleans ore by the process of jigging. (rail transport, New Zealand) A railway jigger, a small motorized or human