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Topic: Wanted; Oldham Lid Clamps & Screws
royfellows

Forum: For Sale! (and wanted / for swap)   Posted: 15/01/2016 16:29:10   Subject: Wanted; Oldham Lid Clamps & Screws
Lamp manufacturer!
:lol:
Topic: Wanted; Oldham Lid Clamps & Screws
royfellows

Forum: For Sale! (and wanted / for swap)   Posted: 15/01/2016 15:37:03   Subject: Wanted; Oldham Lid Clamps & Screws
Ill put some in with your fuses
Topic: fatality @ matlock bath
royfellows

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 15/01/2016 10:32:25   Subject: fatality @ matlock bath
I have to confess an interest in the whole complex.

My handle on it is that the high ground at the back of what is now the theme park has always had a downward tendency in the ground betwee
Topic: Vandalism in Browns Folly
royfellows

Forum: South West England   Posted: 15/01/2016 10:20:54   Subject: Vandalism in Browns Folly
[quote="Tamarmole"]The Browne's Folly situation does look like a car crash in slow motion. I don't see it ending well.[/quote]

Roger that for sure
I know some things i cannot put on a
Topic: Vandalism in Browns Folly
royfellows

Forum: South West England   Posted: 14/01/2016 22:12:36   Subject: Vandalism in Browns Folly
They should have gone down Talybont instead, then they would have ended up behind all the concrete I am pouring.
:lol:
Topic: Vandalism in Browns Folly
royfellows

Forum: South West England   Posted: 14/01/2016 21:50:04   Subject: Vandalism in Browns Folly
The scumbags have been at it in there, here is a link to photos etc uploaded to UKC

http://ukcaving.com/board/index.php?topic=19652.msg252615;topicseen#new
Topic: SRTE Stop Descender
royfellows

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 14/01/2016 11:24:06   Subject: SRTE Stop Descender
He has as they say "a way with words"
:lol:
Topic: SRTE Stop Descender
royfellows

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 13/01/2016 20:13:11   Subject: SRTE Stop Descender
Bad workmen always blame their tools
:lol:
Topic: SRTE Stop Descender
royfellows

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 13/01/2016 13:45:45   Subject: SRTE Stop Descender
[quote="The Fresh Prince of Portreath"]The thing is with a stop, you're meant to squeeze the handle AND THEN use it like a bobbin. Not like an ID where the handle position equals speed. It's a mistake
Topic: Oina Marble Quarry mid 1980''s? (photo)
royfellows

Forum: Scotland   Posted: 13/01/2016 12:56:42   Subject: Oina Marble Quarry mid 1980''s? (photo)
[quote="exspelio"][quote="Morlock"]I always assumed Tippex was a motor vehicle re-assembly aid, such as, marking cambelt running direction etc.:lol:[/quote]

:thumbsup::thumbsup: And timing
Topic: Oina Marble Quarry mid 1980''s? (photo)
royfellows

Forum: Scotland   Posted: 13/01/2016 11:06:29   Subject: Oina Marble Quarry mid 1980''s? (photo)
Just looked it up, I think the original was spelled as below?

Tippex
't?p?ks/
BRITISHtrademark
noun
1.
a type of correction fluid.
verb
1.
delete wit
Topic: Oina Marble Quarry mid 1980''s? (photo)
royfellows

Forum: Scotland   Posted: 13/01/2016 10:15:37   Subject: Oina Marble Quarry mid 1980''s? (photo)
I blame keyboards

Years ago could type perfect Tipex free letters on a portable Adler typewriter. Still have it actually
:o
Topic: SRTE Stop Descender
royfellows

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 12/01/2016 17:22:22   Subject: SRTE Stop Descender
Red helmets are really good, but not sure about descenders.
Topic: fatality @ matlock bath
royfellows

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 12/01/2016 12:59:07   Subject: fatality @ matlock bath
Yes
Topic: Graffiti in DGC
royfellows

Forum: South West England   Posted: 09/01/2016 21:05:35   Subject: Graffiti in DGC
[quote="Tamarmole"]A similar tag has appeared in Virtuous Lady.[/quote]

and that is access controlled, gated and locked. How can this be!
:o
Topic: Photographs Of Noon Nick (album)
royfellows

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 09/01/2016 18:30:26   Subject: Photographs Of Noon Nick (album)
This mine is on here twice: Noon Nick and Jugholes
Topic: fatality @ matlock bath
royfellows

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 08/01/2016 15:06:43   Subject: fatality @ matlock bath
Did the fall come from directly above then?

I am wondering is the "gas lantern" may have something to do with it due to rising hot air which has been the cause of an accident before, althou
Topic: Historic Photographs Of Smallcleugh (Photo ref 103656) (photo)
royfellows

Forum: North East England   Posted: 05/01/2016 20:56:01   Subject: Historic Photographs Of Smallcleugh (Photo ref 103656) (photo)
So that's him, I remember him being there, vaguely, but could not remember what he looked like.

Been along time.
Topic: Smallcleugh 1987, names to faces?
royfellows

Forum: North East England   Posted: 05/01/2016 17:42:45   Subject: Smallcleugh 1987, names to faces?
Just amended the description with what we have so far. Trying to find an email address for the person I believe the unknown to be.

Topic: Smallcleugh 1987, names to faces?
royfellows

Forum: North East England   Posted: 05/01/2016 16:21:49   Subject: Smallcleugh 1987, names to faces?
I thought it was John Mac, will have to change the picture description.
Topic: Smallcleugh 1987, names to faces?
royfellows

Forum: North East England   Posted: 05/01/2016 15:43:51   Subject: Smallcleugh 1987, names to faces?
It looks like someone I know thinking about it, initials are G N.
Topic: Historic Photographs Of Smallcleugh (Photo ref 103656) (photo)
royfellows

Forum: North East England   Posted: 05/01/2016 12:16:38   Subject: Historic Photographs Of Smallcleugh (Photo ref 103656) (photo)
We need to ID the guy with the sunglasses hanging from his pocket, he has a tripod on his back so a keen photographer.

Dont I look young!
:lol:
Topic: Smallcleugh 1987, names to faces?
royfellows

Forum: North East England   Posted: 05/01/2016 12:06:26   Subject: Smallcleugh 1987, names to faces?
Hi people, I am the one with all the bags and to my right the late John Mac.

Can we name the others please. Come on John L and Pete J, help!

Photo by late Harry Parker

Topic: Box Quarry - New Year's Eve tourist trip 2015
royfellows

Forum: South West England   Posted: 03/01/2016 20:42:26   Subject: Box Quarry - New Year's Eve tourist trip 2015
Its quite a little book and will also be copyright.

I would ask Mike Moore to an eye out for one.
Topic: Box Quarry - New Year's Eve tourist trip 2015
royfellows

Forum: South West England   Posted: 03/01/2016 16:09:18   Subject: Box Quarry - New Year's Eve tourist trip 2015
John Horton, a quarryman, was hanged at Devizes goal on 1st Feb 1886 for the murder of his father and Charlotte Lindsey his 'common law wife'. He described himself as being "very provoked"
It tak
Topic: Box Quarry - New Year's Eve tourist trip 2015
royfellows

Forum: South West England   Posted: 03/01/2016 13:44:47   Subject: Box Quarry - New Year's Eve tourist trip 2015
Interesting.
I noted the "broken hands" bit in the article, so they never thought to progressively harden their fists!

Topic: Caplecleugh Low Level.
royfellows

Forum: North West England   Posted: 02/01/2016 21:30:51   Subject: Caplecleugh Low Level.
Hows the bridge over to the garage at Rookhope?

I noticed last year the supports were being undermined.
Topic: Caplecleugh Low Level.
royfellows

Forum: North West England   Posted: 02/01/2016 21:20:39   Subject: Caplecleugh Low Level.
[quote="PeteJ"]......when the rain stops...![/quote]

Hope springs eternal

Topic: www.moorebooks.co.uk - Website open
royfellows

Forum: For Sale! (and wanted / for swap)   Posted: 31/12/2015 10:08:15   Subject: www.moorebooks.co.uk - Website open
Welcome back Mike
Topic: Merry Christmas 2015
royfellows

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 25/12/2015 18:31:00   Subject: Merry Christmas 2015
[quote="rufenig"][quote="royfellows"]Yea, merry whatsits to all.
We all enjoy in our own way, I have something really iffy planned for tomorrow, you better off not knowing.
;)[/quote]
<
Topic: Merry Christmas 2015
royfellows

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 25/12/2015 15:50:28   Subject: Merry Christmas 2015
Yea, merry whatsits to all.
We all enjoy in our own way, I have something really iffy planned for tomorrow, you better off not knowing.
;)
Topic: Graffiti in DGC
royfellows

Forum: South West England   Posted: 23/12/2015 20:09:09   Subject: Graffiti in DGC
I think I have it, the Cornish flag is the giveaway.

Cornish National Liberation Army which later became Cornish Republican Army is centered in Plymouth. There are possibly some splinter gr
Topic: Graffiti in DGC
royfellows

Forum: South West England   Posted: 22/12/2015 18:46:51   Subject: Graffiti in DGC
Bitter lemons true. I drink gallons of the stuff and always have bottle with me. Take a mouthful, spray it on, give it a couple of minutes, then wire brush.
Topic: Graffiti in DGC
royfellows

Forum: South West England   Posted: 22/12/2015 15:40:32   Subject: Graffiti in DGC
Any idea what it means?

Hope is not yet another far right group
:o
Topic: Minerals
royfellows

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 22/12/2015 12:13:05   Subject: Minerals
I go with just about everything that's being said

For what its worth, I don't have a problem with dealers or collectors, but do have a problem with people who have a problem, which is why I
Topic: Minerals
royfellows

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 21/12/2015 21:41:42   Subject: Minerals
We have a Coalway Rd near here
Topic: Minerals
royfellows

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 21/12/2015 21:33:18   Subject: Minerals
I have some nice anthracite in my coal bunker, and I live in the midlands
;D
Topic: Minerals
royfellows

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 21/12/2015 19:18:59   Subject: Minerals
and I should have said that there are actually several taboo subjects and caving is one of them!

:lol:

and if you must mention the word "cave", its best to write it as "c*ve" or
Topic: Minerals
royfellows

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 21/12/2015 19:17:08   Subject: Minerals
[quote="rufenig"][quote="Mike1984"]Sorry if I have upset anyone but you don't know where to start unless you ask[/quote]

No problem, don't let it put you off asking questions.
You coul
Topic: Minerals
royfellows

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 21/12/2015 18:18:39   Subject: Minerals
Gentlemen, it seems the "M" word is appearing again, I think we all have a sort of mutual agreement to keep certain subjects of this site?
;D
Topic: Storm damage
royfellows

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 17/12/2015 13:57:59   Subject: Storm damage
Nitpicker
:lol:
Topic: Calendar - proceeds
royfellows

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 15/12/2015 14:20:54   Subject: Calendar - proceeds
I am very deeply touched by the kindness and generosity of you all.
Hopefully, when work is completed you will all be able to see what your money has achieved.

Topic: nant arian
royfellows

Forum: Mid Wales   Posted: 15/12/2015 14:16:07   Subject: nant arian
Just to be explicit, the track I mean is the one that leads right past Taylors Incline shaft.

The landowner has certainly made a nice job of the mine site, he is also preserving the mining
Topic: nant arian
royfellows

Forum: Mid Wales   Posted: 15/12/2015 10:11:09   Subject: nant arian
Nantyrarian

This mine is not on the database, I will add it later.
Easiest reached I think by following the track that cuts the Goginan site and would eventually take you below Level N
Topic: Rampgill Level roof fall
royfellows

Forum: North West England   Posted: 12/12/2015 21:10:20   Subject: Rampgill Level roof fall
Its more to do with the neodymium motors than the batteries which a bit better in NiCad, and now we have high discharge rate Li Ion coming mainstream.

I am using cells rated to 10 amps for
Topic: Rampgill Level roof fall
royfellows

Forum: North West England   Posted: 11/12/2015 21:35:35   Subject: Rampgill Level roof fall
[quote="gNick"]
Also I think it is only fair for those who have done the work to call it what they like.[/quote]

Cant argue with that one
:thumbsup:
Topic: Rampgill Level roof fall
royfellows

Forum: North West England   Posted: 11/12/2015 20:54:13   Subject: Rampgill Level roof fall
[quote="John Lawson"]I think it should be given it's full Title!
Rampgill Shaft Level Supporting Pillar or RSLSP, but of course until it is completed it is supporting rather stale air!
I thi
Topic: Rampgill Level roof fall
royfellows

Forum: North West England   Posted: 10/12/2015 17:25:27   Subject: Rampgill Level roof fall
Sounds more like a cave with those names, but don't get renaming Rampgill.
Topic: Cambokeels (photo)
royfellows

Forum: North East England   Posted: 08/12/2015 18:25:51   Subject: Cambokeels (photo)
I might be only person who gets that one
:lol:
Topic: recommend me a caving club
royfellows

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 08/12/2015 12:31:25   Subject: recommend me a caving club
I read NW as north Wales!
The thing about acronyms is that we are loosing the ability to understand each other. I read the news and cant figure out that they are talking about.
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