The Barony " A " Frame Monument Is A Vast Steel Structure , Originally ...
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Description: The Barony " A " Frame Monument is a vast steel structure , originally part of the winding gear at a shaft of the former Barony colliery , has been restored by the Barony A Frame Trust . The B listed structure , constructed in 1954 , is the last remaining example of its type in Britain . The colliery , which employed 1200 people at its peak , was closed in 1989 after 82 years in operation . The Prince of Wales officially opened the monument on 21 / 1 / 08 .