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Topic: Thursdaynighters 3rd of August
Llion

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 04/08/2017 12:53:09   Subject: Thursdaynighters 3rd of August
[quote="Margot"]You missed an intersting walk! ;D

[link]112385[linkphoto]112385[/linkphoto][/link][/quote]

Looks like I did :( Hope fun was had :thumbsup:
Topic: Thursdaynighters 3rd of August
Llion

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 04/08/2017 09:46:12   Subject: Thursdaynighters 3rd of August
Neither am I :(
Topic: Thursday Nighters 20th of July
Llion

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 20/07/2017 08:15:38   Subject: Thursday Nighters 20th of July

Can't do this week either...but I'm counting down the weeks to maternity... 8 to go...:thumbsup::thumbsup::thumbsup:
Topic: The Bridge of Peril
Llion

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 20/07/2017 07:42:36   Subject: The Bridge of Peril

Good work ;D Crossed it a couple of times the other week.

Looks good and fits in well with its surroundings, Top effort :thumbsup::thumbsup::thumbsup:
Topic: Thursday Nighters 13th July
Llion

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 13/07/2017 09:09:51   Subject: Thursday Nighters 13th July
Hope to be there tonight.. :)
Topic: Hobbits, Ladders & Tunnels
Llion

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 07/05/2017 17:33:02   Subject: Hobbits, Ladders & Tunnels
[quote="sinker"]Cool. And a PF sound track too :thumbup:[/quote]

:thumbsup::thumbsup::thumbsup::thumbsup::thumbsup:
Topic: Hobbits, Ladders & Tunnels
Llion

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 07/05/2017 11:37:40   Subject: Hobbits, Ladders & Tunnels

Now that looks more interesting than the last route we did ;D;D;D;D Come on Corin, get back from Nepal soon :thumbsup::thumbsup:
Topic: QUERY: Croesor spoil heaps / air shafts
Llion

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 02/05/2017 23:22:36   Subject: QUERY: Croesor spoil heaps / air shafts

We dropped the big one a few years ago, tied off on the big sheaves at the top. Once in, it's @ 30 - 40 feet down you come to the little adit to the shaft, which is only about 15 - 20 feet, mos
Topic: Ty'n-Y-Bryn Slate Mine (mine)
Llion

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 23/04/2017 22:31:58   Subject: Ty'n-Y-Bryn Slate Mine (mine)
[quote="ttxela"]Ah yes, I see a disused level is marked on the map.[/quote]

There's also quite a big hole in the ground there.. ;D
Topic: Rhiwbach Dive Survey Report
Llion

Forum: Events   Posted: 19/04/2017 08:58:10   Subject: Rhiwbach Dive Survey Report

Good work ;D

Now you need to drive a de - watering level in there so we can all go and see it ;D;D;D:thumbsup::thumbsup::thumbsup:
Topic: Rhiwbach
Llion

Forum: For Sale! (and wanted / for swap)   Posted: 18/04/2017 13:47:31   Subject: Rhiwbach
[quote="RAMPAGE"]Not sure I've ever made it to the end...[/quote]

I also have one.... and don't know the ending....
Topic: Croesor-Rhosydd rigging
Llion

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 19/03/2017 11:41:47   Subject: Croesor-Rhosydd rigging
[quote="Bratchley"][quote="danswift"]Canoe was good enough to get us across the lake dry, we used our own pulleys. There's a few tyroleans set up in there so makes sense to take one with you.[/quote]<
Topic: Severn Tunnel.
Llion

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 12/03/2017 16:55:46   Subject: Severn Tunnel.

Thanks for that, I've not seen it before. Had theyre fair share of setbacks fair play..enjoyed that :thumbsup:

Lovely bit of gleaming metalwork in the pumps mechanism etc, proper en
Topic: The actual trip - Thursday Nighters - 23rd February 2017
Llion

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 23/02/2017 16:12:51   Subject: The actual trip - Thursday Nighters - 23rd February 2017
So that's good and bad....don't go without me, don't fancy walking over the top to get in the other side..
Topic: Thursday Nighters 23rd Feb
Llion

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 23/02/2017 10:07:21   Subject: Thursday Nighters 23rd Feb
[quote="sinker"][quote="Llion"]

Leg is doing well thanks Phil :thumbsup: 90% working even though it looks like a badly opened tin of corned beef:blink:

[/quote]

At le
Topic: The actual trip - Thursday Nighters - 23rd February 2017
Llion

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 23/02/2017 09:11:26   Subject: The actual trip - Thursday Nighters - 23rd February 2017

Okie dokie. You take it easy on them roads !! I will be there for the usual time of 6:15 - 6-30...watching the weather for Wales at the mo...hmm mm getting worse for the afternoon a cording to
Topic: Thursday Nighters 23rd Feb
Llion

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 21/02/2017 11:45:10   Subject: Thursday Nighters 23rd Feb

Hmm it would seem I have a gamma leg :lol::lol::lol: gotta love these phones...

Leg is doing well thanks Phil :thumbsup: 90% working even though it looks like a badly opened tin of
Topic: Thursday Nighters 23rd Feb
Llion

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 20/02/2017 14:27:29   Subject: Thursday Nighters 23rd Feb
[quote="Margot"]Who could resist your hopping Llion. ;)
[/quote]

Well I do have a gamma leg...:tongue:

I might just hope for one then :smartass:
Topic: Thursday Nighters 23rd Feb
Llion

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 20/02/2017 10:20:10   Subject: Thursday Nighters 23rd Feb

I think I have a sprog sitter...:thumbsup: :thumbsup:

Good chance of seeing you in Cwm this week...I have a lot of digging to catch up on so feel free to use me as you wish :lol: ;(
Topic: Thursday Nighters 23rd Feb
Llion

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 19/02/2017 11:11:42   Subject: Thursday Nighters 23rd Feb
I know it's Very early to plan next Thursday, but what's the plan ?? Trying to arrange a sprog sitter for the day...
Topic: Cwmorthin OVI Head
Llion

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 10/01/2017 17:09:32   Subject: Cwmorthin OVI Head
[quote="RAMPAGE"][quote="Corin"]Glad to see the old lady being loved ;D[/quote]

Not really into those kind of videos to be honest, but each to their own.[/quote]

:lol::lol::lol:
Topic: Wow, its nearly Christmas! Aditnow Christmas party!!
Llion

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 17/12/2016 08:38:55   Subject: Wow, its nearly Christmas! Aditnow Christmas party!!

:(:(:( Afraid I cant make it, Mrs been off this week and has to be in and cover next week :(:(:(
Topic: Suggestions wanted for 2017 trips
Llion

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 08/12/2016 21:22:14   Subject: Suggestions wanted for 2017 trips

Go on then RockChick, put my name down for the CRTT.
Topic: Suggestions wanted for 2017 trips
Llion

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 29/11/2016 17:38:03   Subject: Suggestions wanted for 2017 trips

Lots of good trips going there, hoping to join a few....
Topic: Wow, its nearly Christmas! Aditnow Christmas party!!
Llion

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 20/11/2016 17:15:26   Subject: Wow, its nearly Christmas! Aditnow Christmas party!!

21st should be ok...I am now a "probably" instead of a "possibly" ::)::)
Topic: Wow, its nearly Christmas! Aditnow Christmas party!!
Llion

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 14/11/2016 20:48:17   Subject: Wow, its nearly Christmas! Aditnow Christmas party!!

Sinker + 1
Willy Eckerslyke
Simonrl + Rockchick
Skimble (probably)
Davel + 1
Fussy
Donstuart + 1
Margot
Llion (possibly) possibly is because i'm in the
Topic: Drone video of Dinorwic Quarry
Llion

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 12/11/2016 21:34:54   Subject: Drone video of Dinorwic Quarry

Good video that. Shame it moved back and forth though, should have done a couple of circuits, easier to follow and spot routes ;D ;D
Topic: A Cwmorthin Question!
Llion

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 11/11/2016 18:55:59   Subject: A Cwmorthin Question!
[quote="sinker"][quote="Llion"]

.....That elusive engine still in steam.....

[/quote]

Driven by *******s serving free beer ;D[/quote]

:thumbsup::thumbsup::
Topic: A Cwmorthin Question!
Llion

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 11/11/2016 12:37:56   Subject: A Cwmorthin Question!

Good work mate, nice to see the place is still giving up some of its hidden secrets :thumbsup::thumbsup::thumbsup: That elusive engine still in steam is getting closer and closer :lol::lol:;D
Topic: Thursday Nighters - 3rd November
Llion

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 03/11/2016 15:15:17   Subject: Thursday Nighters - 3rd November

Got sprog, cant come >:(>:(>:(>:(>:(>:(>:(:lol::lol:

Try not to break through till I can be there next....:angel:
Topic: Cwmorthin Managers Office
Llion

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 21/10/2016 16:35:59   Subject: Cwmorthin Managers Office

Good work :thumbsup::thumbsup::thumbsup:
Topic: 50 years ago today.
Llion

Forum: South Wales   Posted: 21/10/2016 09:58:01   Subject: 50 years ago today.

:( :( :( :(
Topic: Croesor below adit level
Llion

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 13/10/2016 18:47:23   Subject: Croesor below adit level
[quote="Willy Eckerslyke"]Presumably this was the same group:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NMSEpIF74pI[/quote]

The group in this video was not Ian France and his mates, going by th
Topic: Croesor below adit level
Llion

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 13/10/2016 12:59:47   Subject: Croesor below adit level

Nor me...
Topic: CRTT
Llion

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 28/09/2016 20:15:09   Subject: CRTT
[quote="The kwan"]It was indeed a long day out for them, they read all they could from recent trip reports to get an idea of the fixed rigging status and took a chance and took rope but went without a
Topic: BELNAHUA Slate Quarries
Llion

Forum: Scotland   Posted: 14/09/2016 21:49:55   Subject: BELNAHUA Slate Quarries

Good to see a lot of artifacts lying around, its location having something to do with it I should imagine :lol::lol::thumbsup:
Topic: BELNAHUA Slate Quarries
Llion

Forum: Scotland   Posted: 14/09/2016 20:30:48   Subject: BELNAHUA Slate Quarries

Now that's a interesting site :thumbsup:
Topic: Thursday Nighters - 1st of September
Llion

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 02/09/2016 11:17:57   Subject: Thursday Nighters - 1st of September

Thanks Dave, as they say, it's a blessing in disguise....

Looks like you had a productive night.....nice to see the little slates again ;);) and the lantern glass :)
Topic: Thursday Nighters - 1st of September
Llion

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 01/09/2016 11:43:31   Subject: Thursday Nighters - 1st of September

Cant make it tonight sorry, brother in law passed away Tuesday night.

Make sure you get some work done ;D
Topic: Thursday Nighters 18th August
Llion

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 18/08/2016 10:47:03   Subject: Thursday Nighters 18th August
[quote="T666jay"]Sadly i wont be out tonight.
The toilet and sink have my attention.[/quote]

What a feeble excuse Jase, bring a few bags with you :lol:
Topic: Thursday Nighters 18th August
Llion

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 17/08/2016 21:41:46   Subject: Thursday Nighters 18th August

Thanks Simon :thumbsup::thumbsup:

I'm assuming no SRT? Light bag ;D;D
Topic: Thursday Nighters 18th August
Llion

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 17/08/2016 20:47:12   Subject: Thursday Nighters 18th August

Hail Blober :thumbsup::thumbsup: I shall second that.....and will be available to be picked up from the layby by the main road :flowers::flowers::flowers::lol::lol::lol::angel::angel::angel:
Topic: Thursday Nighters 18th August
Llion

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 16/08/2016 14:54:23   Subject: Thursday Nighters 18th August

I'm in Llan so i'm about if it's round about here, but don't change anything.
Topic: Thursday Nighters 11th August
Llion

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 08/08/2016 11:01:01   Subject: Thursday Nighters 11th August

Don't think I can escape again this week :(:(:thumbdown::thumbdown: , usual sbrog problems plus a few more, never bloody ends, grrr. But, barring any death in the family, which could be any da
Topic: Saying hello
Llion

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 01/08/2016 10:28:08   Subject: Saying hello

Croeso :thumbsup::thumbsup:
Topic: 200 Year Old Wooden Waggonway Uncovered!
Llion

Forum: North East England   Posted: 28/07/2016 22:07:53   Subject: 200 Year Old Wooden Waggonway Uncovered!
Wow, now that is cool :thumbsup::thumbsup: I'm not a anorak, but that's a nice find ;D;D Some good pics on the link :thumbsup::thumbsup:
Topic: Magpie Mine Square Chimney
Llion

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 26/07/2016 15:46:42   Subject: Magpie Mine Square Chimney

Great seeing things we love getting looked after :thumbsup::thumbsup::thumbsup: Well done :thumbsup::thumbsup::thumbsup:
Topic: The Cwmorthin Eisteddfod Chair of 1886 (photo)
Llion

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 23/07/2016 17:17:21   Subject: The Cwmorthin Eisteddfod Chair of 1886 (photo)

I was beaten to it...:lol:

It was William Roberts, aka, Gwilym Eryri, this is my translation of what is in the Rhedegydd newspaper -

The best weapon is the weapon of lear
Topic: The Cwmorthin Eisteddfod Chair of 1886 (photo)
Llion

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 23/07/2016 12:47:41   Subject: The Cwmorthin Eisteddfod Chair of 1886 (photo)
[quote="RAMPAGE"][quote="davel"]The eisteddfod was held 10-11th May 1886 in the Assembly Rooms in Blaenau Ffestiniog - see advertisement http://newspapers.library.wales/view/4253059/4253061

Topic: The Cwmorthin Eisteddfod Chair of 1886 (photo)
Llion

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 22/07/2016 21:45:19   Subject: The Cwmorthin Eisteddfod Chair of 1886 (photo)
[quote="RAMPAGE"][quote="Llion"]
Nice one Miles, congratulations on getting something of local historic value back up here :thumbsup::thumbsup:[/quote]

Thanks :)

I wish I k
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