Gold Miners 1800s Clothes

lighting the way: the miners candlestick or the sticking tommy at the time of riddle in the mountain, three forms of lighting were used in mines throughout the world: candles, oil wick lamps, and safety lamps.In the american west, the candle was preferred.Prior to the mid-1800s, miners secured candles to their caps or the rocky walls of the mine using a clump of clay.