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Posts by Cork Miner

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Topic: Tara Mine - Navan
Cork Miner

Forum: Europe   Posted: 17/12/2012 11:25:12   Subject: Tara Mine - Navan
[quote="boaz"]The guy, Joe Rice, who took Portillo underground retired in January, his last shift was the 11th. I think he had worked there 30+ years[/quote]

Joe is still involved as a cons
Topic: Derryginagh Baryte Mine
Cork Miner

Forum: Europe   Posted: 17/12/2012 11:08:48   Subject: Derryginagh Baryte Mine
I read very recently that the grades and reserves are not as good as at first thought and that Sunrise is currently re-evaluating the whole project.
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