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Katesgrove Kiln Chalk Mine (United Kingdom)


Fossilised oyster shells discovered during mining in 1600s, presence of 'shafts and levels' recorded by 1817. Miner killed in 1852 whilst sinking new mineshaft, last shaft sunk 1888, activity ceased circa 1902 - Source: Dr J.D. Ford, 2012, PhD Thesis (Unpublished), University of Reading

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Last updated March 28th 2013 by Dr J
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