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Peter Constable retires after 53 years as a Hunter Valley coal miner

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By Damon Cronshaw
July 8 2022 - 2:00am
King Coal: Peter Constable is retiring after 53 years as a coal miner. The framed photo shows a dragline he operated, with Bayswater Power Station in the distance. Picture: Max Mason-Hubers

Muswellbrook's Peter Constable spent his last day as a coal miner on Thursday after more than 50 years on the job.

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Damon Cronshaw

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