Jane B (knally) wrote,
Jane B
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Puzzle

Doing a bit of family history research, I read a list of burials, and found the following for 1799: John FINNIS, 12yo, Killed in Mine by a Whirn - 10Dec. Any thoughts on what a whirn is?
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