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This searches the indexes to the Transactions of the Historic Society of Lancashire and Cheshire.

Abstract of the principal mines of the Burnley coal field
Author: J. Whitaker and T. T. Wilkinson
Volume: 14 (1861-1862) Pages: 113-116, View Volume

An unexceptional commodity: Coal in south-west Lancashire in the sixteenth century
Author: J. E. Hollinshead
Volume: 145 (1996-0) Pages: 1-19, map. View Volume

Blundell's collieries: Technical developments, 1776-1966
Author: D. Anderson
Volume: 119 (1967-0) Pages: 113-179, illus., plans, diags. View Volume

Blundell's collieries: The progress of the business
Author: D. Anderson
Volume: 116 (1964-0) Pages: 69-116, illus. (incl. ports.), maps, tables, pedigrees. Portraits are of members of the Blundell and Hollinshead families. There were several collieries, including pits at Pemberton and Orrell (Wigan). View Volume

Blundell's collieries: Wages, disputes and conditions of work
Author: D. Anderson
Volume: 117 (1965-0) Pages: 109-143, illus., tables. View Volume

'The Lancashire collier girl', 1795
Author: P. E. H. Hair
Volume: 120 (1968-0) Pages: 63-86, The collier girl was Betty Hodson of Upholland. View Volume

The Lancashire miners, Thomas Greenall and the Labour party, 1900-1906
Author: J. Hill
Volume: 130 (1981-0) Pages: 115-130, View Volume