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Topic: Firesetting
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 18/03/2008 14:13:33   Subject: Firesetting
[quote="Vanoord"]Memory suggests that firesetting was used somewhere in north Wales, but it fails to be more specific than that![/quote]

Great Orme and Parrys Mountain in the bronze age bel
Topic: Standard of photos
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 28/02/2008 13:41:31   Subject: Standard of photos
Thorpey i'm in the same boat as you except i've got the finepix s5500, I have found that by using manual setting and a 15 second exposure light painting with my headlight or fenix works realy well. :o
Topic: New Forum
Wormster

Forum: North America   Posted: 25/02/2008 20:37:25   Subject: New Forum
Found this today:

http://www.ironminers.com/mineforum/index.php

I think its an American forum, looks kind of interesting.
Topic: New toy - Fenix P3D-CE
Wormster

Forum: Underground Photography & Video   Posted: 25/02/2008 13:18:46   Subject: New toy - Fenix P3D-CE
Tested mine last week I'll bung up some pictres later on....
Topic: Tenerife
Wormster

Forum: Europe   Posted: 24/02/2008 10:29:27   Subject: Tenerife
You need to contact DARKSTAR on darkplaces she's done a survey out there, its written up in one of last year's descent caving comic.
Topic: New toy - Fenix P3D-CE
Wormster

Forum: Underground Photography & Video   Posted: 21/02/2008 18:03:32   Subject: New toy - Fenix P3D-CE
The newer one with the Q5 led is tops :thumbsup: however as has been pointed out before they do eat batteries if used heavily.
Topic: Clothing
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 21/02/2008 17:58:41   Subject: Clothing
Hokay From the feet up:

Knee lenght wetsocks and wellies.
Longjohns*
thermal top*
Furry
Boilersuit**

* replace with wetsiut if VERY wet.
** replace with
Topic: Paris Catacombs
Wormster

Forum: Europe   Posted: 15/02/2008 20:24:30   Subject: Paris Catacombs
when, when, we goin lads?? :thumbsup:
Topic: Wormster's out for a slither.........
Wormster

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 15/02/2008 11:16:31   Subject: Wormster's out for a slither.........
Bump....

anyone free for a slitherett......

Itinerary is as follows:

Parrys Mountain,
Dinorwig,
Pandora lead mine,
Phenrhyn.
Clogau Gold mine,
Topic: Cannock Chase Historical Mining Society
Wormster

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 14/02/2008 23:02:38   Subject: cannock chase historical mining society
GERR FFS, :oops: no I'm not gowin there feking flappy arm thinggys, lets all glow in the dark instead :offtopic:
Topic: Wormster's out for a slither.........
Wormster

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 11/02/2008 21:45:04   Subject: Wormster's out for a slither.........
Thank you Vanoord,

I've sent him another pm, so I'm hoping to get a reply.
Topic: Wormster's out for a slither.........
Wormster

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 11/02/2008 18:10:26   Subject: Wormster's out for a slither.........
Done that my tall fiend, but he's not replied and I cant shout all the way up to rachub.
Topic: Wormster's out for a slither.........
Wormster

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 11/02/2008 17:31:22   Subject: Wormster's out for a slither.........
HELP need a contact for Parrys Mountain quick so's I can organize a trip.
Topic: Wormster's out for a slither.........
Wormster

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 10/02/2008 10:14:53   Subject: Wormster's out for a slither.........
[quote="Gwyn"]If you slither up to Bethesda, I'd be happy to give you a slither around the area!..Gwyn.[/quote]

Coolio will get in touch closer to the time to set something up. :thumbup:
Topic: Wormster's out for a slither.........
Wormster

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 05/02/2008 22:09:11   Subject: Wormster's out for a slither.........
YAHOO,

Half term's rapidly approaching, Spindlewobbler and I will be innaarea from the 16thish to the 23rdish of this month.

items on the agenda are:

Parrys (anybody g
Topic: Vanoord's a Joke
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 29/01/2008 17:35:59   Subject: Vanoord's a Joke
[quote="JohnnearCfon"]What's wrong with jokes that are in bad taste? They are normally the funniest! That one wasn't that bad![/quote]

When was sick humor first reported in the press??
Topic: Vandalism at Maenofferen
Wormster

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 28/01/2008 16:37:38   Subject: Vandalism at Maenofferen
Ili shites shame you didn't have a paintball gun to colour them with so's you could beat the crap out of them when you found them hanging out at the spa shop.
Topic: Vanoord's a Joke
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 28/01/2008 16:32:52   Subject: Vanoord's a Joke
A man asked a waiter to take a bottle of Merlot to an unusually attractive woman sitting alone at a table in a cozy little restaurant. So the waiter took the Merlot to the woman and said, 'This is fro
Topic: The end
Wormster

Forum: South Wales   Posted: 25/01/2008 13:01:23   Subject: The end
OOO that'll be a few of my buddies looking for work then.
Topic: How did you get started?
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 24/01/2008 17:01:14   Subject: How did you get started?
Its all My dad's fault :lol:

We used to take interesting holidays all over the place and there was usually a mine or quarry to spend a few days exploring.......

30 odd years lat
Topic: Stupid Pills
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 24/01/2008 10:42:56   Subject: Stupid Pills
Erm how can I put this??

Has somebody been putting stuipid pills in the water up in the hills?

Not wishing to offend anybody, but there are some silly ideas floating around atm.
Topic: Underground Geocache
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 23/01/2008 18:21:43   Subject: Underground Geocache
[quote="mountainpenguin"]couldnt disagree more.
I have hidden a geocache in a mine. It gets nothing but WOW great fun from people who find it. They then often go on to find out more about the are
Topic: Underground Geocache
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 23/01/2008 18:04:12   Subject: Underground Geocache
SteveM,

I just don't see that something like geochaching is appropriate in an underground setting.

I hope you understand where I'm coming from.
Topic: Underground Geocache
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 23/01/2008 15:48:38   Subject: Underground Geocache
Yeah I have thoughts ("Quick nurse the TABLETS again!!") about this:

DON'T BOTHER :thumbdown:
Topic: Mine Safety boxes
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 23/01/2008 09:45:53   Subject: Mine Safety boxes
[quote="Jimbo"]I'm with the Colonel on this one, big waste of time & effort :thumbdown: [/quote]

Let Darwin sort them out, if you're well prepared you should have all that kind of emergenc
Topic: Proceeds from T shirt Sales
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 21/01/2008 17:52:05   Subject: Proceeds from T shirt Sales
My 2p's worth,

FoC FoC FoC

thank you. :surrender:
Topic: T Shirt Slogan
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 18/01/2008 14:51:52   Subject: T Shirt Slogan
Additnow.......SCREAM if you want to go deeper.
Topic: AditNow T Shirts & Merchandise
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 18/01/2008 14:21:47   Subject: AditNow T Shirts & Merchandise
simonrl x 1 (M)
barney x 1 (?)
Wormster x2 (M) BLACK (to match my DP ones)
Topic: The New Site Feature - Discuss
Wormster

Forum: Site Updates, Suggestions & Corrections   Posted: 18/01/2008 11:13:16   Subject: The New Site Feature - Discuss
Stamp Mill.

Dressing Shed

Port

Incline (would include windinghouses)

Port

tramway

hushing chute

just a few for starters
Topic: Vanoord's a Joke
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 18/01/2008 08:56:14   Subject: Subject: Ponderisms
* I used to eat a lot of natural foods until I learned that most people die of natural causes.

* Gardening Rule: When weeding, the best way to make sure you are removing a weed and not a va
Topic: The New Site Feature - Discuss
Wormster

Forum: Site Updates, Suggestions & Corrections   Posted: 17/01/2008 22:37:45   Subject: The New Site Feature - Discuss
Simon,

Don't fix what ain't broke!

leave well alone. as the previous poster suggested:

Keep the focus on mines.
Topic: when is a mine not a mine
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 14/01/2008 23:14:44   Subject: when is a mine not a mine
[quote="simonrl"][quote="Wormster"](ducks behind sofa to await retribution)[/quote]

The old ones are the best ;)[/quote]

lol still waiting for retribution, but knowing sir it cou
Topic: when is a mine not a mine
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 14/01/2008 22:26:17   Subject: when is a mine not a mine
[quote="jagman"]If its underground, its a mine[/quote]

No its not its mine :o

Sorry Sir I couldn't resist it :angel:

(ducks behind sofa to await retribution)
Topic: Sandbags
Wormster

Forum: Exploration Chat   Posted: 11/01/2008 21:28:07   Subject: Sandbags
no worries,

us worms have our uses.

(apart from recycling rubbish 'n stuff)
Topic: Penrhyn. (photo)
Wormster

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 11/01/2008 19:08:26   Subject: Penrhyn. (photo)
At last somebody's done it and gone to photograph the bridge.

[link]Penrhyn-Slate-Mine-User-Album-Image-029[linkphoto]Penrhyn-Slate-Mine-User-Album-Image-029[/linkphoto][/link]

I
Topic: Sandbags
Wormster

Forum: Exploration Chat   Posted: 11/01/2008 17:58:17   Subject: Sandbags
Have a look here:

http://ukcaving.com/board/index.php/topic,4572.0.html

a good discussion on where to get cheapo sandbags.
Topic: Bring back Nimrod
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 04/01/2008 19:52:46   Subject: Bring back Nimrod
[quote="Vanoord"]I think of the Colonel as an artist - have you not browsed his photographs? They are the sign of an artist, for sure ;)[/quote]

Well I do agree with you NIMROD'S photos are
Topic: Bring back Nimrod
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 04/01/2008 18:43:44   Subject: Bring back Nimrod
[quote="Vanoord"][i]Colonel Mustard[/i] is the artist formerly known as [i]Nimrod[/i][/quote]

:lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:

Topic: 2008 - The year's plans and plots
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 03/01/2008 10:50:56   Subject: 2008 - The year's plans and plots
To do more, take more photos and enjoy myself.
Topic: Get well soon JohnnyM
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 02/01/2008 14:14:21   Subject: Get well soon JohnnyM
Heck,

JohhnyM you don't do things by halves do you??

Mend well Matey.
Topic: Miners and the Great War
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 02/01/2008 14:11:09   Subject: Miners and the Great War
A new museum is opening this year outside Arras to celebrate the mining army of the first world war.
Topic: Christmas
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 21/12/2007 19:51:30   Subject: Christmas
Santa Claus is a pervert, think about it for a min. he asks you if you've been good or bad THEN he gives you a present.

Not only that he's sexualy frustrated: he only comes once a year and
Topic: 2008 Mine Exploration Calendar Now Available!
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 11/12/2007 12:47:50   Subject: 2008 Mine Exploration Calendar Now Available!
WHOOO,

Mine were deliverd on SUNDAY of all days (cheers postie) I must say that they're more impressive in the flesh, than looking on the screen.

WELL DONE everyone who contribu
Topic: Gold price
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 11/12/2007 12:45:40   Subject: Gold price
Hi Goldfinger,

Welcome to the forum.

Dolacothi, is the best area in wales for gold panning, also several mines as well.
Topic: 2008 Mine Exploration Calendar Now Available!
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 26/11/2007 17:31:52   Subject: 2008 Mine Exploration Calendar Now Available!
Will snail mail you some ca$h this week Si.
Topic: GRAFFITI
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 25/11/2007 17:41:54   Subject: GRAFFITI
Ho yus, beyond the helpful warnings and mudmen, graffiti really gets my goat.
Topic: Wouldn't care to meet one of these in a quarry...
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 21/11/2007 17:12:20   Subject: Wouldn't care to meet one of these in a quarry...
What one of these buggers:

[img]http://www.aditnow.co.uk/showimage?f=/community/Personal-Album-34-Image-008/[/img]

:offtopic:
Topic: Vanoord's a Joke
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 09/11/2007 16:43:39   Subject: Vanoord's a Joke
Two aliens, Zathar and Caad, landed in the Arizona desert near an abandoned gas station. They approached the gas pumps and Zathar said to it "Greetings, Earthling. We come in peace. Take us to your l
Topic: Layout bugs fixed
Wormster

Forum: Site Updates, Suggestions & Corrections   Posted: 10/10/2007 16:14:22   Subject: Layout bugs fixed
Yeah, the page is now slewed to the right.

I have to scroll to the bottom of the page and use the slider bar to get it over so's I can read it.

Fixed it was my browser cache clut
Topic: What a pity
Wormster

Forum: The 2007 AditNow Photography Competition   Posted: 02/10/2007 23:38:06   Subject: What a pity
[quote="Clunk"] Which reminds me, I found a picture (looks a bit like a technical drawing or an etch) of the steam engine that worked in box, I keep meaning to upload.[/quote]

I've put one
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