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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UK and international mines as well as tens of thousands of photos of mines and a vast resource of mining articles and historical documents.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 Wager Burn
Photographs Of Wager Burn Last modified - January 19th by PeteJ
Photographs Of Fine Burn
Photographs Of Fine Burn Last modified - January 19th by PeteJ
Historic Photographs Of Whiteheaps
Historic Photographs Of Whiteheaps Last modified - January 19th by Jim MacPherson
Photographs Of Carrock
Photographs Of Carrock Last modified - January 19th by Jimbo
Historic Photographs Of Carrock
Historic Photographs Of Carrock Last modified - January 19th by Jimbo
Photographs Of Nantiago
Photographs Of Nantiago Last modified - January 18th by I.A.Recordings
Photographs Of Parys Mountain
Photographs Of Parys Mountain Last modified - January 17th by dajones
Historic Photographs Of Signal Staff
Historic Photographs Of Signal Staff Last modified - January 14th by Karl Marx
Photographs Of Henfwlch
Photographs Of Henfwlch Last modified - January 13th by royfellows
Photographs Of Maeshafn
Photographs Of Maeshafn Last modified - January 11th by Lozedwards1981
Photographs Of Harehope Gill
Photographs Of Harehope Gill Last modified - January 10th by Jim MacPherson
Historic Photographs Of Old End
Historic Photographs Of Old End Last modified - January 7th by Dickie Bird
Photographs Of Slacks
Photographs Of Slacks Last modified - January 6th by christwigg
Photographs Of Delves Pit
Photographs Of Delves Pit Last modified - January 4th by lyons
Historic Photographs Of Poltesco Serpentine
Historic Photographs Of Poltesco Serpentine Last modified - January 3rd by Karl Marx
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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

Photographs Of Wieliczka
Photographs Of Wieliczka Last modified - January 16th by Pyroninja
Photographs Of Vulcan
Photographs Of Vulcan Last modified - January 3rd by Imageo
Photographs Of Mountain Mine
Photographs Of Mountain Mine Last modified - September 12th 2018 by I.A.Recordings
Photographs Of Ok
Photographs Of Ok Last modified - August 30th 2018 by Imageo
Photographs Of Cappagh
Photographs Of Cappagh Last modified - June 27th 2018 by Saundry1946
Photographs Of Glandore
Photographs Of Glandore Last modified - June 26th 2018 by Saundry1946
Photographs Of Ballyhickey
Photographs Of Ballyhickey Last modified - June 26th 2018 by Saundry1946
Photographs Of Barrystown
Photographs Of Barrystown Last modified - May 29th 2018 by Saundry1946
Photographs Of Beaconsfield
Photographs Of Beaconsfield Last modified - March 21st 2018 by larker
Photographs Of 79
Photographs Of 79 Last modified - February 17th 2018 by nwminer
Photographs Of Braunschweig-Lüneburg
Photographs Of Braunschweig-Lüneburg Last modified - January 9th 2018 by AdM Michael
Photographs Of Avoca
Photographs Of Avoca Last modified - January 6th 2018 by John_Smith
Historic Photographs Of Warrego
Historic Photographs Of Warrego Last modified - December 14th 2017 by B175
Historic Photographs Of Sungun
Historic Photographs Of Sungun Last modified - December 6th 2017 by Jimbo
Historic Photographs Of Silvermines
Historic Photographs Of Silvermines Last modified - November 29th 2017 by Minegeo
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  Carrock Mine - Feb 1975 by Trogleman FRemember it well as it was our geology and survey office (Minegeo)   View over site 1974 by Dickie Bird No comment left (inbye)   View over site 1974 by Dickie Bird Some views just need sitting and contemplating. (Willy Eckerslyke)   Western face of the engine house. 1968 by Dickie Bird stunning 6x6 panchromatic as always Dickie. Doing photography properly! (RAMPAGE)   Photographs Of Wieliczka (Photo ref 101456) by christwigg wow! That's awsome! (RAMPAGE)   "Roy''''s traverse" by royfellows No comment left (Coggy)   Penarth Slate Mine Visit (Photo ref 82505) by ICLOK No longer has wheels :-( (Mr Sam)   Old End Mine, Crich, December 1979 by Dickie Bird A lot came down between this photo and the one from 1960s (LeeW)   Visit To Nant Mine Engine House & Chimney (Photo ref 73211) by ICLOK No comment left (Lozedwards1981)   Visit To Nant Mine Engine House & Chimney (Photo ref 73212) by ICLOK No comment left (Lozedwards1981)

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