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Topic: Brecon Beacons Area
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 12/04/2013 12:50:53   Subject: Brecon Beacons Area
[quote="Paul Marvin"]Thanks, yep Dinas is on the list, are any of the others in the area divable with wet areas do you know ???[/quote]

check out the sump index on here:

http://w
Topic: Brecon Beacons Area
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 10/04/2013 20:37:50   Subject: Brecon Beacons Area
[quote="Coggy"]somewhere within walking distance of The Ancient Briton. ;)[/quote]

NAH!!, my old local used to be the Copper Beech!
Topic: Summer meet 2013
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 05/04/2013 07:51:59   Subject: Summer meet 2013
Checking the dates on the DPBB thing I see that it won't clash as the DP thing isn't until the end of August!
Topic: Summer meet 2013
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 04/04/2013 17:44:55   Subject: Summer meet 2013
Sunny day in Wales...............YEAH back in about 1977 - walking the path up to Croesor quarry (when it was still in use) - we got so hot that we stripped off and swam in the lake between Croesor an
Topic: Thursday Nighters, March 28th.
Wormster

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 26/03/2013 18:38:18   Subject: Thursday Nighters, March 28th.
[quote="sinker"]
There will be central heating, it will be carpeted throughout, there will be Women's Beach Volleyball team practicing, Ali's titty bar, a quarry loco in steam all ready to go, £1
Topic: US Army Landfill in cornwall.
Wormster

Forum: South West England   Posted: 19/03/2013 18:57:55   Subject: US Army Landfill in cornwall.
[quote="lozz"] There are other systems I believe but they would have to be homebrew or a more expensive purchase.[/quote]

Ah you mean Molephones and Grunterphones then? I've used both of th
Topic: How do you take your photos underground now?
Wormster

Forum: Underground Photography & Video   Posted: 19/03/2013 18:34:15   Subject: How do you take your photos underground now?
[quote="Paul Marvin"]ha ha Try it underwater guys :lol:[/quote]

No, no, NO!! the canvass goes all soggy and the paints wont stick!!
Topic: US Army Landfill in cornwall.
Wormster

Forum: South West England   Posted: 19/03/2013 15:27:22   Subject: US Army Landfill in cornwall.
[quote="NickPeak"]aditnow.co.uk - the forum for railway enthusiasts and radio amateurs! :thumbsup: :thumbsup: :thumbsup:[/quote]

Ah ha!! but we're on page three of this topic, so, intern
Topic: How do you take your photos underground now?
Wormster

Forum: Underground Photography & Video   Posted: 19/03/2013 02:08:50   Subject: How do you take your photos underground now?
ERRR with a camera! - I can't be doing with lugging the paints, canvas and easel around these days!
Topic: US Army Landfill in cornwall.
Wormster

Forum: South West England   Posted: 18/03/2013 16:00:08   Subject: US Army Landfill in cornwall.
[quote="Willy Eckerslyke"]Apologies to those who've seen this before, but here's a cracking couple of photos of Cooke's Explosives' store in Croesor[/quote]

Far Canal!!, that's a few pounds
Topic: US Army Landfill in cornwall.
Wormster

Forum: South West England   Posted: 17/03/2013 10:43:05   Subject: US Army Landfill in cornwall.
http://www.willys-mb.co.uk/strategic-reserve.htm
Topic: Climber Slides Off Snowdon
Wormster

Forum: Exploration Chat   Posted: 13/03/2013 15:07:43   Subject: Climber Slides Off Snowdon
If it is indeed "Parsley Fern Lefthand Gully" that appears to be on Cwm Glas Mawr which is situated in Llanberis Pass, 1km west of the Cromlech Boulders and bridge beside the road.

So not "
Topic: have we got any solicitors on here?
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 12/03/2013 01:09:24   Subject: have we got any solicitors on here?
[quote="derrickman"]
Even if you are seriously adrift you should look at an IVA ( Individual Voluntary Agreement ).
[/quote]

An I.V.A. actually costs more to set up and run than
Topic: Climber Slides Off Snowdon
Wormster

Forum: Exploration Chat   Posted: 11/03/2013 17:27:03   Subject: Climber Slides Off Snowdon
"Ah, fsuking hurt!"

Yeah i know that one!

Oh well the independant strikes again!
Topic: New to aditnow
Wormster

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 11/03/2013 12:29:03   Subject: New to aditnow
[quote="nameduser"]That suggests of course that any minerals found underground whilst exploring are to be treated as sacrosanct? So leave nothing but footprints and take nothing but photos, is a good
Topic: New to aditnow
Wormster

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 09/03/2013 09:25:41   Subject: New to aditnow
Just a quick caveat:

Some folk can get quite heated about "mineral collectors"* going underground and collecting samples for display.

I think you will find this is why in certa
Topic: Darkplaces
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 24/02/2013 10:22:06   Subject: Darkplaces
Seems to be up and running with a spangaly new look!!
Topic: FOR SALE white crystal cane sugar
Wormster

Forum: For Sale! (and wanted / for swap)   Posted: 17/02/2013 11:31:42   Subject: FOR SALE white crystal cane sugar
Trot along now, nothing to see here!
Topic: Thursday Nighters, 14th....a thousand apologies.....
Wormster

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 11/02/2013 21:05:11   Subject: Thursday Nighters, 14th....a thousand apologies.....
[quote="SimonRL"]Would going underground be considered a career limiting move on the 14th Feb :lol:[/quote]

Well Simon, that would depend on your own individual circumstances would it not?
Topic: Fantasy trip
Wormster

Forum: Events   Posted: 08/02/2013 20:50:09   Subject: Fantasy trip
[quote="fjällvandring"]Need to find some willing models Xd
But we could do that.[/quote]

HO YUS, there's some good "model" material at the BEC (including my missus!)
Topic: Fantasy trip
Wormster

Forum: Events   Posted: 07/02/2013 00:35:22   Subject: Fantasy trip
I've always dreamed of finding "caverns measurless to man" with the obligitory naked women, beer and possibly mastodons!
Topic: What light do you use to cave or mine explore with
Wormster

Forum: Lamps & Lighting   Posted: 02/02/2013 14:50:50   Subject: What light do you use to cave or mine explore with
[quote="droid"]
**** off down The Hunter and chill maan :lol: :lol: :lol:[/quote]

I'd just got back from the Hunters and was chilled ::) :lol: ::) :lol:
Topic: What light do you use to cave or mine explore with
Wormster

Forum: Lamps & Lighting   Posted: 01/02/2013 22:33:47   Subject: What light do you use to cave or mine explore with
STHAP, STHAP WITH DE QUWESTIONS!!!................

I'm sorry BUT you have asked this on at least 3.........YES, that's right.................3 forums.

(I know I can look at lots!
Topic: I want to go down a mine/ cave BUT
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 23/01/2013 01:03:23   Subject: I want to go down a mine/ cave BUT
I think you'll find a few of us post on many forums, but yeah these places can be a bit like bedlam, just don't ask silly questions like "what's the best light" or "which hardhat to get" because that'
Topic: I want to go down a mine/ cave BUT
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 23/01/2013 00:11:53   Subject: I want to go down a mine/ cave BUT
[quote="kieronyoung"]Thanks-- No its my fault they are being harsh, i was a d1ck in my first post.[/quote]

At least you have the cahunas to own up to that one, most n00bs, would have fought
Topic: I want to go down a mine/ cave BUT
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 22/01/2013 21:14:00   Subject: I want to go down a mine/ cave BUT
[quote="kieronyoung"]BUT i don't want to be dangling 500ft down a cliff on a rope screaming for my life, p1ssing my self, whilst everyone above and below are videoing it and laughing.[/quote]

Topic: Trips in 2013
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 17/01/2013 20:10:29   Subject: Trips in 2013
[quote="droid"]If you're doing a Mendip/Box trip both Wormster and myself can offer accommodation in caving huts, I think ;D[/quote]

Aye plenty of space at the Belfry, the Shepton is underg
Topic: Trips in 2013
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 17/01/2013 11:58:41   Subject: Trips in 2013
I'm happy to lead any Mendip trips!
Topic: Hello from a new recruit
Wormster

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 31/12/2012 15:16:03   Subject: Hello from a new recruit
How be on then??

Where are you to?
Topic: Proposed Nuclear Dump in the lake district
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 21/12/2012 21:57:02   Subject: Proposed Nuclear Dump in the lake district
[quote="Ty Gwyn"]Surely 5,000 tons of concrete is an over the top estimate?

I thought the plant on the IOW went bust a few years ago,and that the turbines are wholy made in Scandinavia,alth
Topic: Proposed Nuclear Dump in the lake district
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 21/12/2012 20:52:03   Subject: Proposed Nuclear Dump in the lake district
[quote="fjällvandring"]I think that any form of energy has ups and downs, I would much rather see wind farms everywhere than have nuclear power. If a few birds fly into them then that's unfortunate bu
Topic: Proposed Nuclear Dump in the lake district
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 20/12/2012 22:36:21   Subject: Proposed Nuclear Dump in the lake district
[quote="ChrisJC"]It's funny how we are so paranoid about the long term effects of 'nuclear' things, yet the havoc we are wreaking on the environment with our conspicuous over consumption of just about
Topic: Information required if possible
Wormster

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 14/12/2012 18:42:48   Subject: Information required if possible
Hopefully you're going to hang about a bit and contribute to the forum and not just ****** off once you have got your information.
Topic: Miners in Kensington and Chelsea
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 12/12/2012 17:36:23   Subject: Miners in Kensington and Chelsea
[quote="JohnnearCfon"]
Is there a catagory in there for telephone sanitisers? :lol:[/quote]

Put them on an Ark ship and send them to Gologafrincham!
Topic: Information required if possible
Wormster

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 12/12/2012 11:55:45   Subject: Information required if possible
County record office and the MK1 eyeball are your best bet then!
Topic: Information required if possible
Wormster

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 11/12/2012 19:38:05   Subject: Information required if possible
Welcome to the nuthouse fiend, pull up a chair, pour yourself a brew and settle in...................

Have you tried the "Search" option? its up there at the top of the screen :thumbup:
Topic: Anyone fancy going Ghost Hunting at a Secret Mine? £17.50
Wormster

Forum: South West England   Posted: 11/12/2012 12:23:23   Subject: Anyone fancy going Ghost Hunting at a Secret Mine? £17.50
[quote="JohnnearCfon"]
I don't know - I think someone with evil intent (or preferably two or three) could have quite a lot of fun spooking up the spookers! :lol:[/quote]

Didn't some o
Topic: Anyone fancy going Ghost Hunting at a Secret Mine? £17.50
Wormster

Forum: South West England   Posted: 10/12/2012 14:24:59   Subject: Anyone fancy going Ghost Hunting at a Secret Mine? £17.50
What a load of old tosh!

Well if gullible folk want to be parted from their hard earned ca$h I suppose they have a right to!

I for one would not bother going on such an event!
Topic: Glynrhonwy - the saga continues
Wormster

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 08/12/2012 14:27:44   Subject: Glynrhonwy - the saga continues
I can't help feeling that this application like most of the others is just "pie in the sky" thinking. Some "gentlefolk in London" sitting behind desks dreaming up useless ideas, that, will eventually
Topic: Cwmorthin abseil
Wormster

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 06/12/2012 22:20:25   Subject: Cwmorthin abseil
[quote="simonrl"]You are confused old chap :)[/quote]

Ah fairy snuff, disregard my original comment then!
Topic: Cwmorthin abseil
Wormster

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 06/12/2012 21:54:28   Subject: Cwmorthin abseil
Isn't it *that* drop where darkstar had a moment back in 09, or am I confusing the description with somewhere else in there?
Topic: capping job gone wrong!
Wormster

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 21/11/2012 10:22:51   Subject: capping job gone wrong!
Shouldn't be so difficult to cap now, considering that a load of soil and a wacking gurt lump of machinery fell in t'ole ;D :lol: ;D :lol:
Topic: Hello im pretty new to mining...
Wormster

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 09/11/2012 18:42:35   Subject: Hello im pretty new to mining...
Welcome to the nuthouse.

Throw us a bone........... and tell us where you're based, you might get some locations!
Topic: Boulby Mine Visits
Wormster

Forum: North East England   Posted: 02/11/2012 19:49:09   Subject: Boulby Mine Visits
Hey a few of the folk from the Belfry are keen to visit Boulby mine.

Are they still running deep trips and if so who's the best person to contact?

many thanks


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Topic: Adrenaline Ahoy!
Wormster

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 25/10/2012 14:00:21   Subject: Adrenaline Ahoy!
WHISKEY, TANGO, FOXTROT!!!!
Topic: New Member -
Wormster

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 10/10/2012 11:24:23   Subject: New Member -
Yeah - don't fall down T'owd Man's Ole!

Welcome to the nuthouse!
Topic: Page Viewing - Firefox 15
Wormster

Forum: Site Updates, Suggestions & Corrections   Posted: 15/09/2012 01:06:22   Subject: Page Viewing - Firefox 15
Hmm,

Am using a macbook with OSX 10.5.8 I recently updated to Firefox 15.0.1 - ever since that update A/N doesn't fill the screen - using keyboard/menu controls to zoom in alters the text s
Topic: To Petzl or not to Petzl? American Alternatives?
Wormster

Forum: SRT Equipment & Training   Posted: 07/09/2012 15:23:51   Subject: To Petzl or not to Petzl? American Alternatives?
Can't see much difference in the PMI ascenders and the Petzl ones. Descenders are a different matter though!

Rather than going for septic or cheeze eating kit, what about the spagetti stuff
Topic: and here is another n00b
Wormster

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 05/09/2012 19:13:58   Subject: and here is another n00b
A few interesting bits 'n bobs to do up ere on Mendip lad!
Topic: Longest UK mine through-trip?
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 27/08/2012 22:40:05   Subject: Longest UK mine through-trip?
says in small voice:

Jacks to Backdoor via the "rest" of Box - must be a few miles of passage there!


(I'm sure one of the "Flatminers" will pop up later and confirm this!!
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