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Mine Exploration & Mining History

AditNow is the leading web site and forum for the mine explorer as well as industrial archaeologists and historians. If you have an interest in mine exploration or mining history you will find thousands of mines in the UK and international mines as well as tens of thousands of photos of mines and a vast resource of mining articles and historical documents.

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Latest UK mining history & mine exploration photographs

Photographs Of Seler Ddu
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Photographs Of Parys Mountain Last modified - July 18th by dajones
Historic Photographs Of South Hetton Colliery
Historic Photographs Of South Hetton Colliery Last modified - July 16th by ncbnik
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Photographs Of Clipstone Colliery Last modified - July 16th by ncbnik
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Historic Photographs Of Penrhyn Last modified - July 15th by christwigg
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Historic Photographs Of Delabole Slate Last modified - July 15th by christwigg
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Photographs Of Lochlee Last modified - July 10th by Optimo
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Photographs Of Gwaith Goch Last modified - July 10th by christwigg
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Photographs Of Cwmmawr Last modified - July 10th by christwigg
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Photographs Of Henfwlch Last modified - July 8th by gingerlycolors
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Photographs Of Alfreton Colliery Last modified - July 6th by History
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AditNow arranges a calendar of events and meets for mine explorers and mining heritage enthusiasts each year. These range from trips for beginners to sporting SRT style explorations, to walks around sites of historic interest, to organised visits to working mines.

Latest International mining history & mine exploration photographs

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