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Posts by pengegon pixie

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Topic: Wheal Harriett or Dolcoath
pengegon pixie

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 01/11/2012 21:54:55   Subject: Wheal Harriett or Dolcoath
The Cat, not the black or ginger, the one with tracks has gone deeper again. It's a good thing old miners didn't have one!

Haven't seen any update about current and future site operations?
Topic: Wheal Harriett or Dolcoath
pengegon pixie

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 30/10/2012 19:51:52   Subject: Wheal Harriett or Dolcoath
Just had a look with my telescopic camera,looks like Gus has left his shopping behind!? Lots of giant bags on Dunkins Garden shaft, I think they were placed to contain the concrete.
The local
Topic: Wheal Harriett or Dolcoath
pengegon pixie

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 24/10/2012 20:20:40   Subject: Wheal Harriett or Dolcoath
Dydh da CORMAC Man,Meur rasta for the photographs. The dinosaur could be Gomphos elkema an old relation of Gus.The photograph titled 'From within' seems to show that a big rabbit or similar
Topic: Wheal Harriett or Dolcoath
pengegon pixie

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 23/10/2012 06:47:46   Subject: Wheal Harriett or Dolcoath
Looks like a section of the stope is ready to be concreted.The visible part of the stope is about 1200mm wide and very steeply dipping to the south.The sheave wheel will have to be moved to continue e
Topic: Wheal Harriett or Dolcoath
pengegon pixie

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 21/10/2012 12:34:53   Subject: Wheal Harriett or Dolcoath
Yes, first pour reinforced concrete 500-600mm was designed to hold the second pour main concrete plug, thickness depended on size of shaft.
Topic: Wheal Harriett or Dolcoath
pengegon pixie

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 21/10/2012 08:45:09   Subject: Wheal Harriett or Dolcoath
Friend of mine tells me the Reinforcement Fabric was actually B1131.
Topic: Wheal Harriett or Dolcoath
pengegon pixie

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 20/10/2012 08:56:40   Subject: Wheal Harriett or Dolcoath
Thanks Knocker, you don't know if it was from Clemows or No2 shaft?
Topic: Wheal Harriett or Dolcoath
pengegon pixie

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 19/10/2012 22:50:01   Subject: Wheal Harriett or Dolcoath
Local nutter just informed me Augustus J Honeybun flies in from Flambards most nights,loves the carrots in Dunkins garden. :devil:
Topic: Wheal Harriett or Dolcoath
pengegon pixie

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 19/10/2012 22:31:30   Subject: Wheal Harriett or Dolcoath
Definitely stoping as well as shafts.

Gus is a rabbit once a tv star, I think the cats mentioned are after him! he can't read either he's lost his glasses :ohmygod:
Topic: Wheal Harriett or Dolcoath
pengegon pixie

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 19/10/2012 22:01:32   Subject: Wheal Harriett or Dolcoath
Fatla gena whye CORMAC Man? Is it true the sheave wheel is from Wheal Jane mine and have you seen Gus on site?
Topic: Wheal Harriett or Dolcoath
pengegon pixie

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 19/10/2012 19:26:34   Subject: Wheal Harriett or Dolcoath
Talking to another local apparently, not many shiny coats today! But two workmen seemed to know what they were doing and that more workings could be exposed on Mon ;D
Topic: Wheal Harriett or Dolcoath
pengegon pixie

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 19/10/2012 19:08:35   Subject: Wheal Harriett or Dolcoath
Gorthuher da!

Just walked past the site,spotted the local nutter shining a torch into what looks like a vent pipe.Asked him what he was doing,he said he was looking for Gus :o
Topic: Wheal Harriett or Dolcoath
pengegon pixie

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 18/10/2012 22:19:14   Subject: Wheal Harriett or Dolcoath
The nutter told me they have some sort of bridge for viewing from.I think they will have to assign a modern day I.K.Brunel to build a new one!
Topic: Wheal Harriett or Dolcoath
pengegon pixie

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 18/10/2012 22:02:38   Subject: Wheal Harriett or Dolcoath
Couldn't see any timber,big rabbit warren.
Topic: Wheal Harriett or Dolcoath
pengegon pixie

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 18/10/2012 21:49:03   Subject: Wheal Harriett or Dolcoath
Covering ground between the two voids has been cleared,can clearly see the stoping.Dunkin must of grown very large carrots! ;D
Topic: Wheal Harriett or Dolcoath
pengegon pixie

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 18/10/2012 21:01:12   Subject: Wheal Harriett or Dolcoath
Payed a visit to the site tonight with my new telescopic infra red night time vision camera and the collapse is definitely a gunnis. The shaft plugs seem to be intact but the stoping could be connect
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