Fifty Years ago in Bibai City !
This photo was taken in 1960's.
It is Mitsubishi Bibai Coal Mine flourished fifty years ago. Some buildings are still existing and shown on the photo with orange color.
C: The entrance of the coalmine shaft
D: The residences of coalmine workers and management
E: The railway station to carry out the coal
② Community theater called "Shinwa Kaikan" where movie films and performances were played.
④ Numahigashi Elementary School
⑥ Mitsubishi Bibai Memorial Hall where the papers and photos made in 1960's are exhibited.
⑧ Iron bridge for the railway made of materials produced in foreign countries.
They had been the landmark of the community and in the residents' mind.