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Posts by Paul Marvin

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Topic: Interesting Fluorite Mine in north Pennines
Paul Marvin

Forum: North East England   Posted: 13/08/2020 18:07:11   Subject: Interesting Fluorite Mine in north Pennines
Roy has forgot more than we will ever know !
Topic: Interesting Fluorite Mine in north Pennines
Paul Marvin

Forum: North East England   Posted: 13/08/2020 17:43:05   Subject: Interesting Fluorite Mine in north Pennines
I think the guy has got the message now guys he is new to Aditnow so I think we need to be a little more friendly. Send him a PM not hang him out to dry in public .

BTW welcome to Aditnow K
Topic: Rampgill Video
Paul Marvin

Forum: North West England   Posted: 13/08/2020 11:58:51   Subject: Rampgill Video
[quote="legendrider"]Great Stuff Paul! Nice work!

Glad to see Tobi credited for his invaluable input!

:thumbup::thumbup::thumbup:

MARK[/quote]

He always is
Topic: IMPORTANT MAENOFFEREN
Paul Marvin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 11/08/2020 17:53:25   Subject: IMPORTANT MAENOFFEREN
I can say that access was tricky until CAL came along :)
Topic: Hidden BBC Wales Drama
Paul Marvin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 11/08/2020 16:27:08   Subject: Hidden BBC Wales Drama
Yep that looks so bad as said why not use a real one
Topic: Comet Neowise
Paul Marvin

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 11/08/2020 08:24:52   Subject: Comet Neowise
Or load them to your personal album on here then copy and paste the link/thread at the bottom om your newly uploaded image into your forum chat
Topic: Parc Lead Mine - 3D
Paul Marvin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 10/08/2020 17:37:31   Subject: Parc Lead Mine - 3D
Well Cool !
Topic: Hidden BBC Wales Drama
Paul Marvin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 09/08/2020 21:12:57   Subject: Hidden BBC Wales Drama
Not seen Hinterland but will have a look on your recommendation


:thumbup:
Topic: Hi, I'm new to this.
Paul Marvin

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 09/08/2020 12:14:01   Subject: Hi, I'm new to this.
[quote="sinker"][quote="UK Abandoned Mine Explores"]Have a search on Facebook, sure there will be some around. Oh and welcome to a passtime that will take over your life if you let it lol.

Topic: IMPORTANT MAENOFFEREN
Paul Marvin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 09/08/2020 12:02:08   Subject: IMPORTANT MAENOFFEREN
[quote="legendrider"]without trying to swerve an inportant message :offtopic: I might add that Plod is pretty vigilant in Weardale lately, largely on account of stuff being nicked from farms.

Topic: IMPORTANT MAENOFFEREN
Paul Marvin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 09/08/2020 12:00:31   Subject: IMPORTANT MAENOFFEREN
[quote="alex17595"]I can't believe the police are not that bothered, the place is only half a mile from the site I'd have thought it would be an easy win for 'em.[/quote]

I dont know about
Topic: Hidden BBC Wales Drama
Paul Marvin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 04/08/2020 17:36:04   Subject: Hidden BBC Wales Drama
[quote="Morlock"]Some more details of the place.

http://www.ystradgynlais-history.co.uk/the-rheolau-arms.html[/quote]

Looks like the film crew didn't have to do much the make the
Topic: Rampgill Video
Paul Marvin

Forum: North West England   Posted: 03/08/2020 21:40:07   Subject: Rampgill Video
good site with lots to do we are back up for a week in cumbria in Nov :thumbsup:
Topic: Rampgill Video
Paul Marvin

Forum: North West England   Posted: 03/08/2020 17:13:33   Subject: Rampgill Video
After our recent week up in Cumbria here is a Ramgill Video guys , lighting not as good as normal because like a complete plonker I forgot to take all my lights luckily I had my dive video lights and
Topic: Hidden BBC Wales Drama
Paul Marvin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 03/08/2020 11:42:40   Subject: Hidden BBC Wales Drama
Some proper detective work gone in here cant believe they found a location so far away to the others. Its only a few miles from where we stay when we visit South Wales
Topic: Hidden BBC Wales Drama
Paul Marvin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 03/08/2020 07:51:21   Subject: Hidden BBC Wales Drama
WELL DONE lads !! Phil how old is the photo that you found ? I wonder if it was boarded up for the program or its shut in real life ?
Topic: Hidden BBC Wales Drama
Paul Marvin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 02/08/2020 20:57:19   Subject: Hidden
No Phil here is a good shot if anybody can recognise it


[link]120925[linkphoto]120925[/linkphoto][/link]
Topic: Hidden BBC Wales Drama
Paul Marvin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 02/08/2020 19:00:24   Subject: Hidden
[quote="sinker"][quote="Paul Marvin"]Yes buddy where the murder take place[/quote]

SPOILER ALERT!!!!!!!!!! :lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol:[/quote]

Not now !!
Topic: Hidden BBC Wales Drama
Paul Marvin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 02/08/2020 18:59:07   Subject: Hidden
might be its a bit of a crap photo and angle
Topic: Hidden BBC Wales Drama
Paul Marvin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 02/08/2020 18:58:30   Subject: Hidden
There is a lot more to the series than what that reveals
Topic: Hidden BBC Wales Drama
Paul Marvin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 02/08/2020 18:29:53   Subject: Hidden
Yes buddy
Topic: Hidden BBC Wales Drama
Paul Marvin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 02/08/2020 16:22:31   Subject: Hidden
[quote="davel"][quote="Morlock"]Anyone got an image of the petrol station?[/quote]
I've been looking for one but not found one yet. there's mention of it at https://www.thebmc.co.uk/for-sale-well
Topic: Hidden BBC Wales Drama
Paul Marvin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 02/08/2020 16:07:40   Subject: Hidden
[quote="Morlock"]Any help?

"Maes Padarn in Llanberis (Snowdonia) is the backdrop for several scenes. Dylan Harris' workplace is set at the Northern Welsh Quarries in Blaenau Ffestiniog. The
Topic: Hidden BBC Wales Drama
Paul Marvin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 02/08/2020 11:22:18   Subject: Hidden BBC Wales Drama
Hi guys

After watching both Hidden and hidden 2 on Iplayer and really enjoying them both I would like to know if anybody knows where the petrol station is on the second series.

Topic: Boots/Socks
Paul Marvin

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 27/07/2020 20:12:31   Subject: Boots/Socks
[quote="sinker"][quote="Paul Marvin"]

….just £12.99 . Just right for the "splash over trips " :thumbsup:

[/quote]

Never going to hear the end of that one am I??! :lol
Topic: Boots/Socks
Paul Marvin

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 27/07/2020 18:43:39   Subject: Boots/Socks
Having had many different types of neoprene booties over the years I have just had some from a company called " Two Bare Feet " and they are easily the best I have had, beautifully sculptured to your
Topic: Little Arrows
Paul Marvin

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 27/07/2020 11:14:36   Subject: Little Arrows
Holme bank has a LOT now , not little arrows but bloomin huge ones !
Topic: hi folks
Paul Marvin

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 27/07/2020 07:55:10   Subject: hi folks
[quote="Coggy"]Fourthded, as another coffin dodger (only 64 so I'm almost a junior),[/quote]

On a trip last week with LegendRider we were only discussing that most of us are more mature sha
Topic: hi folks
Paul Marvin

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 25/07/2020 18:14:45   Subject: hi folks
[quote="legendrider"]Seconded! :flowers:

Regarding Welsh Slate there are some very knowledgeable folks on here I'm sure you'll find it most rewarding

MARK[/quote]

AND
Topic: Cambrian Mine Video
Paul Marvin

Forum: Mid Wales   Posted: 24/07/2020 17:55:29   Subject: Cambrian Mine Video
Didn't say it cant be done just requires a LOT of planning
Topic: Cambrian Mine Video
Paul Marvin

Forum: Mid Wales   Posted: 24/07/2020 17:40:55   Subject: Cambrian Mine Video
[quote="JohnnearCfon"]As a rule of thumb, levels are at between 60 and 70 foot intervals. Below "E" you have four floors so approximately 240 to 280 feet.

Plans do exist of the mine includi
Topic: Nenthead Trip ?
Paul Marvin

Forum: North West England   Posted: 19/07/2020 17:47:09   Subject: Nenthead Trip ?
Had a lovely little taster in Rampgill today with Mark AKA Legend Rider will go up again sometime this week to finish a video and a few stills do do it justice

PS Thanks Mark for your time
Topic: Nenthead Trip ?
Paul Marvin

Forum: North West England   Posted: 16/07/2020 22:07:24   Subject: Nenthead Trip ?
Never been so open to anything really

Paul
Topic: Nenthead Trip ?
Paul Marvin

Forum: North West England   Posted: 15/07/2020 18:53:44   Subject: Nenthead Trip ?
Hi again guys

Roy Fellows Has suggested here is a cracking place to explore and wonder if any local (ish) person or people would like to meet up to show us the ropes as we know nothing onl
Topic: Cumbria Info
Paul Marvin

Forum: North West England   Posted: 15/07/2020 18:07:36   Subject: Cumbria Info
Thanks Roy

I may be just a dry trip it depends what we have left gas/air left as there are not a lot pf places to get the cylinders filled .

Any particular bit to go for as a fi
Topic: Cumbria Info
Paul Marvin

Forum: North West England   Posted: 15/07/2020 12:12:02   Subject: Cumbria Info
Hi Guys

Our usual guy full of knowledge in this area will unfortunately be indisposed when we go up on Sat for a week , as we dont have much knowledge up there apart from the usual ones ie
Topic: Cambrian Mine Video
Paul Marvin

Forum: Mid Wales   Posted: 14/07/2020 12:02:53   Subject: Cambrian Mine Video
[quote="JohnnearCfon"]It is flooded below Floor E. I have been to Floor F (in the mid 90s. There are G, H, and I below that. They were allowed to flood in about 1974-75.[/quote]

Interesting
Topic: Hafan Lead Mine
Paul Marvin

Forum: Mid Wales   Posted: 12/07/2020 21:26:27   Subject: Hafan Lead Mine
[quote="royfellows"]Sorry late reply, been in Wales all day, nice to be able to get back there.

The arched levels are burred now under scree and are as already said, on the right of the inc
Topic: Cambrian Mine Video
Paul Marvin

Forum: Mid Wales   Posted: 10/07/2020 17:03:15   Subject: Cambrian Mine Video
[quote="Down and beyond"]Haha I bet that’s funny as f**k I have never done diving don’t think I would dare to be honest it looks so amazing I have to admit , I think the only way I would ever dare wou
Topic: Cambrian Mine Video
Paul Marvin

Forum: Mid Wales   Posted: 10/07/2020 12:23:42   Subject: Cambrian Mine Video
Yes I know what you mean with the chest beating telling people just how dangerous the thing is that they are doing , these in my experience are people especially in the cave diving world that are very
Topic: Cambrian Mine Video
Paul Marvin

Forum: Mid Wales   Posted: 10/07/2020 12:05:53   Subject: Cambrian Mine Video
[quote="Down and beyond"]Nice video , I shall be watching more of these by your team got a lot of catching up to do ![/quote]

There are plenty to go at some cave and mine diving as well ,
Topic: Cambrian Mine Video
Paul Marvin

Forum: Mid Wales   Posted: 09/07/2020 18:06:36   Subject: Cambrian Mine Video
Before anybody gets to excited this was shot last year and to be honest only just remembered about the clips so here our latest video to watch guys ...

https://youtu.be/boMrdjTcm1s

Topic: Info About Coniston
Paul Marvin

Forum: North West England   Posted: 09/07/2020 11:25:58   Subject: Info About Coniston
Hi Guys

I have sent a PM to Mark AKA Hattlebags about this but just in case he doesn't see it , I have heard about some collapses in coniston recently can any body update me please ?
Topic: Collapse at Dorothea - 04/07/2020
Paul Marvin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 07/07/2020 17:48:45   Subject: Collapse at Dorothea - 04/07/2020
[quote="TheBogieman"]It's actually Ta y Sarn, not Dorothea...[/quote]

Is that the one down towards the Nantle end next to the one that looks proper toxic !! ?
Topic: Cwmorthin Vandalism
Paul Marvin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 07/07/2020 17:45:48   Subject: Cwmorthin Vandalism
[quote="ttxela"][quote="50shadesofgreen"].

Would be interesting to know if there were any other attempts at the "go home" and covid message nearby.[/quote]

Well there was somethi
Topic: Cwmorthin Vandalism
Paul Marvin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 07/07/2020 17:36:46   Subject: Cwmorthin Vandalism
[quote="sinker"][quote="50shadesofgreen"]Similar graffiti message in Pwllheli????

https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.dailypost.co.uk/news/north-wales-news/vandals-paint-go-home-graffiti-18077
Topic: Easy underground stuff for a newbie.
Paul Marvin

Forum: North East England   Posted: 29/06/2020 22:15:52   Subject: Easy underground stuff for a newbie.
[quote="sinker"][quote="Paul Marvin"][quote="sinker"]
Welcome :)

Judging by your UserName you have the basics :)

Perhaps you should change it to:

"MagliteAndHard
Topic: Easy underground stuff for a newbie.
Paul Marvin

Forum: North East England   Posted: 29/06/2020 21:12:13   Subject: Easy underground stuff for a newbie.
[quote="sinker"]
Welcome :)

Judging by your UserName you have the basics :)

Perhaps you should change it to:

"MagliteAndHardhatAndBackupTorchAndPairOfGlovesAndCh
Topic: Back underground ????
Paul Marvin

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 17/06/2020 18:35:37   Subject: Back underground ????
[quote="sinker"][quote="alex17595"]

[quote="Daggers"]https://www.examinerlive.co.uk/news/west-yorkshire-news/chaos-dovestone-reservoir-motorists-flock-18253241?utm_source=linkCopy&utm_mediu
Topic: Green Wheelie Bin
Paul Marvin

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 18/05/2020 16:23:09   Subject: Green Wheelie Bin
That's the one cheers buddy !! :thumbsup::thumbsup::thumbsup:
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