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Posts by hymac580c

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Topic: Rhosydd Slate Quarry
hymac580c

Forum: For Sale! (and wanted / for swap)   Posted: 20/01/2018 14:54:51   Subject: Rhosydd Slate Quarry
Book arrived today. Many thanks:)
Topic: Rhosydd Slate Quarry
hymac580c

Forum: For Sale! (and wanted / for swap)   Posted: 04/06/2017 23:01:50   Subject: Rhosydd Slate Quarry
One for me??
Topic: Merry Christmas!
hymac580c

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 25/12/2016 12:18:12   Subject: Merry Christmas!
Merry Christmas to you all
Nadolig llawen i pawb.

http://www.aditnow.co.uk/ShowImage/Yellow-Dog_47093/?mode=standard
Topic: Wow, its nearly Christmas! Aditnow Christmas party!!
hymac580c

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 22/12/2016 21:02:14   Subject: Wow, its nearly Christmas! Aditnow Christmas party!!
Fantastic meal. And nice presants.Thanks for organising it Phil.
Nadolig llawen??
Topic: Wow, its nearly Christmas! Aditnow Christmas party!!
hymac580c

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 19/12/2016 19:41:06   Subject: Wow, its nearly Christmas! Aditnow Christmas party!!
What time are we booked in for?
Topic: Calendar BUY NOW
hymac580c

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 23/11/2016 20:57:09   Subject: Calendar BUY NOW
Calendar ordered. Sorry for being late;)
Topic: Wow, its nearly Christmas! Aditnow Christmas party!!
hymac580c

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 22/11/2016 21:56:54   Subject: Wow, its nearly Christmas! Aditnow Christmas party!!
It will be nice to see a few people i have not seen for a while :thumbsup:now
Topic: Wow, its nearly Christmas! Aditnow Christmas party!!
hymac580c

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 21/11/2016 19:21:53   Subject: Wow, its nearly Christmas! Aditnow Christmas party!!
Helo, soup, turkey and christmas pud to eat please.
Topic: Wow, its nearly Christmas! Aditnow Christmas party!!
hymac580c

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 21/11/2016 19:21:04   Subject: Wow, its nearly Christmas! Aditnow Christmas party!!
Helo, soup, turkey and christmas pud to eat please.
Topic: Wow, its nearly Christmas! Aditnow Christmas party!!
hymac580c

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 21/11/2016 17:55:55   Subject: Wow, its nearly Christmas! Aditnow Christmas party!!
Hello all, sorry to have been off the rader. But i have been buisy with the other mad things that i do.
Put me down and mrs hymac too:thumbsup::ban:
Topic: Merry Christmas 2015
hymac580c

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 24/12/2015 18:27:30   Subject: Merry Christmas 2015
Merry Christmas to all.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PlK5uDtZQHE
Topic: Oakeley Slate is here!
hymac580c

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 24/12/2015 18:24:42   Subject: Oakeley Slate is here!
Superb!!
Topic: Calendar - reprint I WANT ONE
hymac580c

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 03/12/2015 17:31:11   Subject: Calendar - reprint I WANT ONE
One for me please. Paid for by paypal. Sorry I am late:-[
Topic: Thursday Nighters Christmas Meal! 2 MONTH WARNING
hymac580c

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 05/11/2015 17:53:01   Subject: Thursday Nighters Christmas Meal! 2 MONTH WARNING
Sorry something unexpected has turned up . So we will not be able to make it this year. Enjoy your meal and don't eat too much.
Topic: Thursday Nighters Christmas Meal! 2 MONTH WARNING
hymac580c

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 27/10/2015 22:26:10   Subject: Thursday Nighters Christmas Meal! 2 MONTH WARNING
Mr and Mrs Hymac :)
Topic: Happy birthday Aditnow
hymac580c

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 20/09/2015 20:42:24   Subject: Happy birthday Aditnow
Penblwydd hapus Aditnow:happybday:
Ten years have gone so quick and I had more brown in my hair back then too.
Met a lot of interesting and great people and been to places that I would not
Topic: Cwmorthin (NWSCO) Accidents
hymac580c

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 13/04/2015 23:08:45   Subject: Cwmorthin (NWSCO) Accidents
Last year when I did one of my days at the local historical society's shop I read thru a list of all the deaths at Cwmorthin.
The cause of deaths varied a lot. But one incident that i found inte
Topic: Cwmorthin (NWSCO) Accidents
hymac580c

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 03/04/2015 18:16:07   Subject: Cwmorthin (NWSCO) Accidents
[quote="sinker"][quote="hymac580c"][quote="sinker"]Iawn John

Was it your great-grandfather that was killed? Or was that another accident.... :(

Phil.[/quote]

Iawn Phil
Topic: Cwmorthin (NWSCO) Accidents
hymac580c

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 03/04/2015 17:28:12   Subject: Cwmorthin (NWSCO) Accidents
[quote="sinker"]Iawn John

Was it your great-grandfather that was killed? Or was that another accident.... :(

Phil.[/quote]

Iawn Phil, no not my great Grandfather Evan
Topic: Cwmorthin (NWSCO) Accidents
hymac580c

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 03/04/2015 15:12:47   Subject: Cwmorthin (NWSCO) Accidents
[link]100404[linkphoto]100404[/linkphoto][/link]

This could be a photo of the accident location. But I cannot confirm it 100%.
Topic: Thursday Nighters 26th Feb
hymac580c

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 28/02/2015 21:43:44   Subject: Thursday Nighters 26th Feb
[quote="sinker"][quote="SimonRL"]It's a round trip, from the people who bought you, er, lots of round trips :lol:

Decent abseil in and then 3 (?) boat rides or swims back with the option of
Topic: mine near plas dol y moch
hymac580c

Forum: South West England   Posted: 09/01/2015 15:29:13   Subject: mine near plas dol y moch
Some slate material was extracted there in the 1960's to the early 1980's by 3 different persons to my knowlege.
It was worked prior to that sparadicaly. Quite overgrown with trees now, remains o
Topic: Happy New Year & 2014 Summary
hymac580c

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 31/12/2014 15:22:01   Subject: Happy New Year & 2014 Summary
Happy new year to everyone.:thumbsup:

[link]Personal-Album-106-Image-98735[linkphoto]Personal-Album-106-Image-98735[/linkphoto][/link]
Topic: Merry Christmas
hymac580c

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 24/12/2014 12:34:04   Subject: Merry Christmas
Nadolig Llawen a blwyddyn newydd da i pawb.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q0QqflJNILA
Topic: AditNow / Thursday Nighters Christmas bash?
hymac580c

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 19/12/2014 20:27:34   Subject: AditNow / Thursday Nighters Christmas bash?
A superb night out with good food and great company. Thanks to Mr Sinker for organising it. And an extra thanks for the christmas presents:thumbsup:
Topic: Calendar - Reprint - reserving copies
hymac580c

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 27/11/2014 17:35:12   Subject: Calendar - Reprint - reserving copies
One for me please.
Topic: AditNow / Thursday Nighters Christmas bash?
hymac580c

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 26/11/2014 22:02:31   Subject: AditNow / Thursday Nighters Christmas bash?
Mr & Mrs Hymac will be with you on the night. Dam good meal last year;D
Topic: CALENDAR 2015 - ORDER NOW!
hymac580c

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 26/11/2014 21:57:12   Subject: CALENDAR 2015 - ORDER NOW!
Wel ydym siwr dduw! Dyro enw ein dau i lawr am y ffidan.
Hwyl
Topic: CALENDAR 2015 - ORDER NOW!
hymac580c

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 26/11/2014 17:34:26   Subject: CALENDAR 2015 - ORDER NOW!
Bloody hell, order one for me. Nearly missed out again!!
Topic: Cwmorthin vandalism AGAIN
hymac580c

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 05/07/2014 18:11:42   Subject: Cwmorthin vandalism AGAIN
[quote="Vanoord"]It should be possible to determine from the cut marks whether the damage was done with a hacksaw or a disc cutter - the marks will be different.

Given that - apparently -
Topic: Caption this!
hymac580c

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 05/07/2014 18:04:20   Subject: Caption this!
Enemy ship to the starboard captain Hornblower!
Topic: Cwmorthin vandalism AGAIN
hymac580c

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 05/07/2014 16:39:46   Subject: Cwmorthin vandalism AGAIN
Very interesting reading this post with all the speculative theores as to why and how it was done.
So I will add my own opinion.
Most likely it is possible that someone wanted to enter the
Topic: Has Anyone any tips on emptying rubbish-filled mine shafts, please?
hymac580c

Forum: South West England   Posted: 23/03/2014 22:33:29   Subject: Has Anyone any tips on emptying rubbish-filled mine shafts, please?
[quote="royfellows"]If you want to know the gradient of an adit its dead easy if its wading. Just measure the water depth against a survey.[/quote]

An easy way to measure a gradiant is to p
Topic: Cwmorthin new edition just arrived
hymac580c

Forum: For Sale! (and wanted / for swap)   Posted: 14/03/2014 16:59:54   Subject: Cwmorthin new edition just arrived
Job done :thumbsup:
Topic: Thursday Nighters, March 6th.
hymac580c

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 06/03/2014 16:42:52   Subject: Thursday Nighters, March 6th.
[quote="exspelio"][quote="hymac580c"]I am on sick with a heavy cold and chest infection. And I am on antibiotics, so dont want to spread my nasty germs. Nor do I want anyone to inhale the sticky yello
Topic: Thursday Nighters, March 6th.
hymac580c

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 04/03/2014 23:55:29   Subject: Thursday Nighters, March 6th.
I am on sick with a heavy cold and chest infection. And I am on antibiotics, so dont want to spread my nasty germs. Nor do I want anyone to inhale the sticky yellow snot that comes out of my nose when
Topic: Thursday Nighters, 16th January.
hymac580c

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 13/01/2014 17:16:12   Subject: Thursday Nighters, 16th January.
Tuesday and Wednsday 7.30am till 9.30pm with work. So I don't think I can make it, but if I am coming I will see you there.
Topic: Llechwedd Miners Tramway
hymac580c

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 12/01/2014 14:18:11   Subject: Llechwedd Miners Tramway
I found this an interesting article.-

http://www.walesonline.co.uk/news/local-news/llechwedd-slate-caverns-underground-revamp-2514029
Topic: Llechwedd Miners Tramway
hymac580c

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 11/01/2014 17:54:03   Subject: Llechwedd Miners Tramway
An interesting debate going on here.

https://www.facebook.com/groups/1412292645677341/
Topic: Cwmorthin Book reprint
hymac580c

Forum: For Sale! (and wanted / for swap)   Posted: 29/12/2013 17:37:03   Subject: Cwmorthin Book reprint
Yes I will buy a copy :thumbsup:
Topic: Merry Christmas
hymac580c

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 25/12/2013 19:17:59   Subject: Merry Christmas
Nadolig llawen a blwyddyn newydd dda i pawb sydd ar y ddaear a danddaear hefyd :)
Topic: Sad News - GPJ RIP
hymac580c

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 25/12/2013 14:21:26   Subject: Sad News - GPJ RIP
Very sad news. When people like this pass away, it seems there is nobody to take their place to do the work they do.
Topic: Thursday Nighters, 19th december
hymac580c

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 19/12/2013 17:53:12   Subject: Thursday Nighters, 19th december
[quote="Llion"]
Just got back from the hospital, Long Johns leg is doing ok :thumbsup: :lol: all staples and stitches out, another 5 x rays done, so far so good...

Hymac, any
Topic: Thursday Nighters, 19th december
hymac580c

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 19/12/2013 17:13:52   Subject: Thursday Nighters, 19th december
I will be there about 8.00 to 8.30. I cannot miss out on seing old 'long John Silver' (Llion). :thumbsup:
Topic: Thursday Nighters, 19th december
hymac580c

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 17/12/2013 20:43:31   Subject: Thursday Nighters, 19th december
I could be ok for Thurs, but depending on what I have been doing Thursday and what I have to do on Friday. Will let you know later on in the week.

Topic: Thursday Nighters, December 12th.
hymac580c

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 09/12/2013 21:42:31   Subject: Thursday Nighters, December 12th.
Two 13 hrs to do at work this week means Hymac will not be out to play. ;(
Topic: Christmas meal
hymac580c

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 07/12/2013 13:03:59   Subject: Christmas meal
Fantastic meal, and good company. I would recomend the place to anyone. A bit of a difference to the beans on toast I am presently now eating in front of the pc.
On the way home I was breathalis
Topic: Thursday Nighters, November 28th
hymac580c

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 27/11/2013 20:01:17   Subject: Thursday Nighters, November 28th
Don't think I will be able to make it this week. If I am coming I will see you there.
Topic: Thursday Nighters, November 21st
hymac580c

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 23/11/2013 22:57:58   Subject: Thursday Nighters, November 21st
[quote="Llion"]
A good night as always, informative, problem solving, kit adjusting and plenty of banter ;D ;D

Nice to hear Simons elephant joke...again :lol: :lol: :lol: sti
Topic: Thursday Nighters, November 21st
hymac580c

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 22/11/2013 21:28:34   Subject: Thursday Nighters, November 21st
Indeed it was a great evening. Good to test out my gear on the pitches, but it seems my body's centre of gravity is giving me problems ascending where there is not a rock face to put my feet. My body
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