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Topic: El Marchal de Enix - Spain (Image Heavy!)
ben88800

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 18/12/2009 18:21:07   Subject: El Marchal de Enix - Spain (Image Heavy!)
Video taken on that path

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZmDhRvvs5Xw
Topic: Sten light on ebay
ben88800

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 03/08/2009 12:19:33   Subject: Sten light on ebay
Dont know if this will be of interest to any one but there is a sten light on ebay [url]http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/Sten-light-with-2-large-batterys-and-charger_W0QQitemZ130322455434QQcmdZViewItemQQptZUK_Sp
Topic: Damage in Smallcleugh
ben88800

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 10/04/2009 20:28:06   Subject: Damage in Smallcleugh
Couple of us where in there today so we did a bit of work and restacked some of the deads which had been pulled down in the flats
Topic: Damage in Smallcleugh
ben88800

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 09/04/2009 00:44:50   Subject: Damage in Smallcleugh
Do we know which flat this is in I would like to see
Topic: Horribly off topic but
ben88800

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 26/03/2009 09:40:59   Subject: Horribly off topic but
Haha i had heard the welsh do some funny things with there sheep but this is just brilliant
Topic: Underground Reflections: an AditNow book
ben88800

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 25/03/2009 09:27:37   Subject: Underground Reflections: an AditNow book - BUY NOW!
What a brilliant book well done to all those involved
Topic: New event added 'Nenthead SRT Trip' on 07/03/2008 at 10:00
ben88800

Forum: Events   Posted: 07/03/2009 19:25:08   Subject: New event added 'Nenthead SRT Trip' on 07/03/2008 at 10:00
Great day even if it was a little uncomfortable towards the end
Topic: Deep Water
ben88800

Forum: North West England   Posted: 24/02/2009 13:02:09   Subject: Deep Water
Your all mad, but yes leave the deep water its more fun that way especialy for the taller mine explorers
Topic: Whiteworks Mine, Carharrack, Cornwall. 1993 (photo)
ben88800

Forum: South West England   Posted: 05/02/2009 16:51:48   Subject: Whiteworks Mine, Carharrack, Cornwall. 1993 (photo)
Rockbottom is is now called ukjmm [url]http://www.ukjmm.co.uk/[/url]
Topic: Boulby June 2009
ben88800

Forum: Events   Posted: 03/02/2009 21:50:36   Subject: Boulby June 2009
would be very interested
Topic: Brownley Hill Mine Plans?
ben88800

Forum: North West England   Posted: 30/12/2008 20:36:40   Subject: Brownley Hill Mine Plans?
Mr Mikes plan is a bit hard to follow but once you have had time to get your head around the place it is quite usefull.

Dont get me started about eden district council the number of service
Topic: Merry Christmas
ben88800

Forum: For Sale! (and wanted / for swap)   Posted: 24/12/2008 20:13:29   Subject: Merry Christmas
Merry xmas to all
But i am with Spart and Jagman on this one going to be parked in the shed with a bottle of some thing strong
Topic: Rampgill parking!
ben88800

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 15/12/2008 11:57:17   Subject: Rampgill parking!
on the os maps there are a couple is a path right up flinty fell that runs in from the heritage centure
Topic: Rampgill parking!
ben88800

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 15/12/2008 11:51:23   Subject: Rampgill parking!
The fee is to cross there land to get at the adits
Topic: Stanhopeburn-Fluorite-Mine-User-Album-Image-042 (photo)
ben88800

Forum: North East England   Posted: 11/12/2008 22:52:18   Subject: Stanhopeburn-Fluorite-Mine-User-Album-Image-042 (photo)
Thats the way in to West Pastures and its in one of the quarrys on the road up to the Stanhopeburn mine yard
Topic: Stanhopeburn User Album (album)
ben88800

Forum: North East England   Posted: 07/12/2008 18:51:12   Subject: Stanhopeburn User Album (album)
The ladder shaft at Park Shops where in relation to the building was it? last time we where up there we had a look for it but could not find it.

Cheers
Topic: The 2008 AditNow Photography Competition
ben88800

Forum: The 2008 AditNow Photography Competition   Posted: 02/12/2008 18:54:26   Subject: The 2008 AditNow Photography Competition
thats strange i count 17
Heb
Chriswigg
Ben88800
jimbo
Owdsnuffy
Blackshiver
Royfellows
Mr Mike
Edd
Manicminer
Remoteneeded
Ferret
Hymac
Topic: Competition Entry - Ben88800
ben88800

Forum: The 2008 AditNow Photography Competition   Posted: 29/11/2008 18:26:30   Subject: Competition Entry - Ben88800
[link]Strontian-Baryte-Mine-User-Album-Image-056[linkphoto]Strontian-Baryte-Mine-User-Album-Image-056[/linkphoto][/link]

[link]Coalcleugh-Lead-Mine-User-Album-Image-027[linkphoto]Coalcleugh
Topic: Rampgill-Lead-Mine-User-Album-Image-161 (photo)
ben88800

Forum: North East England   Posted: 16/11/2008 19:47:57   Subject: Rampgill-Lead-Mine-User-Album-Image-161 (photo)
Dam shame that this and other artifacts we had seen on this trip have been destroyed by people they where a good way in to the mine which is not the easiest of places to get to so who would put all th
Topic: Caplecleugh Trip
ben88800

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 28/10/2008 12:18:05   Subject: Caplecleugh Trip
A look up there would be good will see what i can do with work
Topic: Age of mineral deposits
ben88800

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 26/10/2008 01:03:55   Subject: Age of mineral deposits
Hi phycops1

Not to sure on the welsh ones
Topic: Tilberthwaite, Horse Crag Mine
ben88800

Forum: North West England   Posted: 26/10/2008 00:52:21   Subject: Tilberthwaite, Horse Crag Mine
Who would cart a heavy lump of hematite up there just to dump it? where was the kidney ore sited eg in the tip below the tip road way. i ask because one day when we where out walking near to my home t
Topic: 300 runners shelter in Honister slate mine!
ben88800

Forum: North West England   Posted: 26/10/2008 00:44:12   Subject: 300 runners shelter in Honister slate mine!
What is it about bad weather that brings the nutters out and they where evey where today not just in the lakes i nearly mowed down a couple of cyclists coming down killhope they had no lights on or hi
Topic: Age of mineral deposits
ben88800

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 24/10/2008 21:07:48   Subject: Age of mineral deposits
Carrock Tungsten Veins- Lower Devonian
Caldbeck Lead/Zinc deposits- lower Carboniferous
Caldbeck Barite- Upper Carboniferous
North Pennine main surge- Upper Permian to triassic
We
Topic: Age of mineral deposits
ben88800

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 24/10/2008 19:43:21   Subject: Age of mineral deposits
There are quite a few diffrent age ranges for the Northern Pennine field banded about it depends on how the data has been used but Ages ranging between 310-260ma and 113-62ma are some times quoted
Topic: What was it........
ben88800

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 20/10/2008 18:47:55   Subject: What was it........
Looks a bit like the top of a capped shaft
Topic: Underground Reflections: an AditNow book
ben88800

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 21/09/2008 22:08:22   Subject: Underground Reflections: an AditNow book
One of the big ones would be nice
Topic: 2009 Calendar
ben88800

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 07/09/2008 18:41:28   Subject: 2009 Calendar
Do we have a date for when the photos have to be in by
Topic: New Light needed
ben88800

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 29/08/2008 00:18:24   Subject: New Light needed
I was so impressed when in saw yours the other day colonel thats what made my mind up to change
Topic: 2009 Calendar
ben88800

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 28/08/2008 12:10:06   Subject: 2009 Calendar
January - Ferret
February - LAP
March - Simonrl
April -
May - BigLoada
June - Vanoord
July -ben88800
August - Mole
September - Colonel Mustard
October - To
Topic: New Light needed
ben88800

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 28/08/2008 12:05:00   Subject: New Light needed
Thanks All

I have seen the sten in action and agree its a great light so i have now bitten the bullet and ordered one

Cheers

Ben
Topic: New Light needed
ben88800

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 27/08/2008 12:28:54   Subject: New Light needed
Hello All



I have decided it time to change my main light at the moment i use a Petzl duo i now think it is about time for some thing a bit brighter but i would like the same sor
Topic: 'North Wales Weekend' 2nd/3rd/4th August 2008
ben88800

Forum: Events   Posted: 30/07/2008 12:09:58   Subject: 'North Wales Weekend' 2nd/3rd/4th August 2008
As much as i would like to have come i walked back in to work on monday after a nice week of right in to the middle of a storm which will involve working all weekend so have a good time down there i w
Topic: nenthead
ben88800

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 06/07/2008 21:35:34   Subject: nenthead
try Cherry tree cheap and she does not mind mine explorers
Topic: The ethics of artefact removal
ben88800

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 28/06/2008 19:46:40   Subject: The ethics of artefact removal
How often are we going to have this debate i get it you dislike us and what we do you more than likely do thing that i do not like but thats a fact of life we all enjoy doing things that other people
Topic: The ethics of artefact removal
ben88800

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 27/06/2008 12:11:21   Subject: The ethics of artefact removal
here we go AGAIN

Topic: Author of local mining book seriously ill
ben88800

Forum: South West England   Posted: 26/06/2008 12:13:34   Subject: Author of local mining book seriously ill
All are best from up north are thoughts are with you and your familly
Topic: Ben's Birthday
ben88800

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 26/06/2008 12:06:38   Subject: Ben's Birthday
rats thought i had got this one in under the radar this year
Topic: Want to take my kids to pan for gold
ben88800

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 25/06/2008 17:48:11   Subject: Want to take my kids to pan for gold
Would like to have a go at panning and dont mind getting wet either
Topic: Parys-Mountain-10-05-2008-Image-032 (photo)
ben88800

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 25/06/2008 12:24:30   Subject: Parys-Mountain-10-05-2008-Image-032 (photo)
Nowt wrong with my feet they are good propper upers and your not a bad digger your self hard to keep up with when your going ful tilt
Topic: Trip to Great Orme mines
ben88800

Forum: Events   Posted: 17/06/2008 23:40:03   Subject: Trip to Great Orme mines
Great day out if any one does the same trip take knee pads that pipe in was hard work on the knees going in then a total pain on the way out, great place to visit would definatly go back big thanks to
Topic: Scraithole Lead Mine
ben88800

Forum: North East England   Posted: 03/06/2008 23:10:15   Subject: Scraithole Lead Mine
How are people supposed to know that when there are photos of the mine up on this site its not like there is a list of mine that we can not talk about or upload photos or share info with each other i
Topic: Scraithole Lead Mine
ben88800

Forum: North East England   Posted: 03/06/2008 19:04:50   Subject: Scraithole Lead Mine
Has there been trouble with this mine in the past that would cause the lord to want to seal the place
Topic: Trip to Great Orme mines
ben88800

Forum: Events   Posted: 12/05/2008 17:54:21   Subject: Trip to Great Orme mines
sounds like it could be a good trip sunday the 15 sounds good as well
Topic: Camera abuse
ben88800

Forum: Underground Photography & Video   Posted: 10/05/2008 23:31:30   Subject: Camera abuse
i but not quite as bad as the one in the photo :lol:
Topic: Trip: Parys Mountain - 10th May 2008
ben88800

Forum: Events   Posted: 10/05/2008 21:51:44   Subject: Trip: Parys Mountain - 10th May 2008
great trip today Simon thanks for getting it organised
Topic: Camera abuse
ben88800

Forum: Underground Photography & Video   Posted: 10/05/2008 21:49:55   Subject: Camera abuse
its strange how every one else tried to keep there cameras clean today it was just simon who came out with a camera in that state
Topic: Nenthead New Smelt Mill
ben88800

Forum: North West England   Posted: 02/05/2008 19:20:54   Subject: Nenthead-New-Smelt-Mill-User-Album-Image-001 (photo)
it will be a shame when it goes but it has seen better days and would need a lot of tlc to keep it standing
Topic: Cambokeels Lead Mine
ben88800

Forum: North East England   Posted: 02/05/2008 12:06:42   Subject: Cambokeels Lead Mine
thats a nice on up there hope that does not go
Topic: Cambokeels Lead Mine
ben88800

Forum: North East England   Posted: 02/05/2008 12:05:00   Subject: Cambokeels Lead Mine
nope the stone has gone i was there not to long ago looking for it i had a good look around the site to see if it had been moved but found nothing
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