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Topic: Does this count?
Wormster

Forum: South West England   Posted: 04/07/2008 13:55:45   Subject: Does this count?
[quote="jr48"]They've both been photoshop'd ! (I've been reading too many blogs) :blink: [/quote]

Nope, mine's not :curse:

I could give you chapter and verse on how the shot wa
Topic: *freestone quarry*
Wormster

Forum: South East England   Posted: 03/07/2008 20:05:33   Subject: *freestone quarry*
Its a current project of mine.

Apprently as well as having underground stables it was also worked on 2 levels and coverd an extensive area extending under a major A road.

A smal
Topic: The importance of animals
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 03/07/2008 19:56:57   Subject: The importance of animals
Kingsdown Quarry in Wiltshire certainly has archeological evedence of horses, this is VERY well photographed and regulaly visited.

There are reports of a *freestone quarry* in Glocestershir
Topic: New to Mining (In Furness)
Wormster

Forum: North West England   Posted: 03/07/2008 19:37:35   Subject: New to Mining (In Furness)
Peaks, lakes, Iceberg, Goldberg whats in a name??

From where I live its all NORTH anyway :lol:
Topic: New to Mining (In Furness)
Wormster

Forum: North West England   Posted: 03/07/2008 19:28:07   Subject: New to Mining (In Furness)
Ow do Fiend,

I doubt that anybody has told you about the "Darkplaces Big Bash 2008" yet, its in the peak distric this year, last year's bash coverd most of North Wales.

http://ww
Topic: Croesor Slate Mine
Wormster

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 20/06/2008 12:33:26   Subject: Croesor Slate Mine
[quote="Vanoord"]
Hows about the first weekend in August, ie 2nd and 3rd?
[/quote]

I suspect that most of us will be BIG BASHING up in the Peak District or whereever its happenin
Topic: Museum Site 2008 (photo)
Wormster

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 16/06/2008 07:56:14   Subject: Museum Site 2008 (photo)
On the letft? Nah matey its a vit, :o

wassunder thr tarps? who knows!!
Topic: AditNow T Shirts & Merchandise
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 07/06/2008 11:49:22   Subject: AditNow T Shirts & Merchandise
Just a quick thought: :oops:

Was anything decided about a backprint slogan? :confused:

I thought of one but i don't know if its suitable :lol:
Topic: Penmaenmawr De Winton
Wormster

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 02/06/2008 22:34:24   Subject: Penmaenmawr De Winton
[quote="ICLOK"]Couldn't resist... new avatar! :tongue: [/quote]

Likeing the new TAG LINE :lol:
Topic: Penmaenmawr De Winton
Wormster

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 02/06/2008 19:41:28   Subject: Penmaenmawr De Winton
Not related but it did bring back a few childhood memories:

[url]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fDWk0BCeblQ[/url]

have a look, I love it to bits.
Topic: Penmaenmawr De Winton
Wormster

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 02/06/2008 14:25:53   Subject: Penmaenmawr De Winton
Ahh 'Tis a beauty that one, the crowing glory of a trip up to Penmienmaw for sure.
Topic: Snotites - Parys Mountain
Wormster

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 30/05/2008 20:53:48   Subject: Snotites - Parys Mountain
As I recall from what Ollie said when we were down there the Snotties and Hanging B%%%%ks are some sort of starch that has leeched its way down into the mine.
Topic: Harnesses
Wormster

Forum: SRT Equipment & Training   Posted: 28/05/2008 17:40:49   Subject: Harnesses
Colonel Mustard:

I have to agree with you about the buckle pacement on the waist, however I've had mine for yonks and have been very satisfied overall, one mod I did do was to take some of
Topic: Prince-Edward-Gold-Mine-21-05-2008-Image-009 (photo)
Wormster

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 22/05/2008 21:58:19   Subject: Prince-Edward-Gold-Mine-21-05-2008-Image-009 (photo)
[quote="Gwyn"]I prefer a single malt myself....!
[/quote]

Nasdrvoya!

Gwyn, you sure you are'nt joining the underground sect :o
Topic: Still. Things could be worse
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 30/04/2008 20:18:39   Subject: Still. Things could be worse
Owd chestnut that.....................................catch up at the back :oops:
Topic: My first mine
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 29/04/2008 21:10:59   Subject: My first mine
[quote="BigLoada"]
Wormster you sound like someone I would like to meet at lunch time. Thats what I call proper exploring food![/quote]

Mebbe one day we will :thumbup:
Topic: My first mine
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 28/04/2008 23:04:28   Subject: My first mine
[quote="Monty Stubble"]Not only that but your diet will change to one of Mars bars, tin of Sardines and luke-warm coffee eaten while perched on some uncomfortable rock and tasting of mud and grit.[/qu
Topic: My first mine
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 28/04/2008 19:06:15   Subject: My first mine
Good on yer matey!!

:thumbsup: :thumbsup: :thumbsup:

Now you realise just what its all about eh?
Topic: Steam enthusiasts?
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 26/04/2008 20:57:37   Subject: Steam enthusiasts?
S'allways the HAVENSTREET steam up on the Isle o shite (sorry wight) its a goodun forsure.
Topic: Torch recommendations please
Wormster

Forum: Lamps & Lighting   Posted: 17/04/2008 20:21:57   Subject: Torch recommendations please
Fenix is the way to go forsure.
Topic: Menai Strait Bridges
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 27/03/2008 08:23:54   Subject: Menai Strait Bridges
[quote="jagman"]Bloody bat counters getting in the way of things even back then.
Observing bats certainly didn't prove beneficial to the little critters on that occasion..... ;D [/quote]

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
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