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Posts by waggy

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Topic: Last shift at the George & Charlotte
waggy

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 24/03/2020 20:57:09   Subject: Last shift at the George & Charlotte
Thanks Rick, big shame really as things will need to carry on when we have all come out of non hibernation. If we do as currently we haven't had alot of change in our side. iI would have hoped your em
Topic: Last shift at the George & Charlotte
waggy

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 24/03/2020 20:38:15   Subject: Last shift at the George & Charlotte
Thats not good at all. Im guessing it falls under mine management regs whats the plan with that. just abandoned again?.
Topic: Last shift at the George & Charlotte
waggy

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 24/03/2020 20:33:35   Subject: Last shift at the George & Charlotte
Have you been laid off until notice or can you still attend work to care and maintain?
Topic: South Crofty - current situation?
waggy

Forum: South West England   Posted: 13/02/2020 19:28:42   Subject: South Crofty - current situation?
Just caught tailend of a report on Crofty on the One show tonight not sure what it was aimed at probably raising the funding they need
Topic: South Crofty - current situation?
waggy

Forum: South West England   Posted: 17/01/2020 19:14:16   Subject: South Crofty - current situation?
Dont forget making more small holes in the rock ;D
Topic: South Crofty - current situation?
waggy

Forum: South West England   Posted: 16/01/2020 14:38:40   Subject: South Crofty - current situation?
Just seen an update Strongbow are raising another $2 mil by private placement for more drilling at Crofty (always room for more!) and working capital
Topic: Sad news
waggy

Forum: North West England   Posted: 17/05/2019 06:36:01   Subject: Sad news
Very sad news, a great loss
Topic: Attaching a lamp bracket
waggy

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 09/02/2017 08:53:00   Subject: Attaching a lamp bracket
[quote="B175"][quote="SimonRL"][quote="staffordshirechina"]But how do you tell if a sticker is approved?[/quote]

It'll have a sticker on it to say it's approved :lol:[/quote]

And
Topic: Attaching a lamp bracket
waggy

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 08/02/2017 21:58:20   Subject: Attaching a lamp bracket
I have several including ICE i.d which falls off and has to be replaced quite regular :lol:
Topic: Calendar BUY NOW
waggy

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 15/11/2016 07:34:25   Subject: Calendar BUY NOW
Thats my two ordered

Cheers :thumbsup:
Topic: BCA Insurance Renewal
waggy

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 07/01/2016 18:17:56   Subject: BCA Insurance Renewal
Done :thumbsup:
Topic: RIP Dom Jackson!
waggy

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 05/10/2015 12:45:00   Subject: RIP Dom Jackson!
I Don't Believe it, What an absolute shock So sorry to hear the news :(
Topic: Catalogue of Eimco rocker shovels in the UK
waggy

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 02/10/2015 08:11:04   Subject: Catalogue of Eimco rocker shovels in the UK
[quote="Brakeman"][quote="AR"][quote="exspelio"]Worked many of these in Sallet Hole, mostly tracked, but one 'skid steer', wasn't there when it closed, so don't know what happened to them--.[/quote]
Topic: In need of a new pair of boots
waggy

Forum: Exploration Chat   Posted: 17/04/2015 22:49:52   Subject: In need of a new pair of boots
Lennons have been going for years and hopefully will be for a while yet! (as long as folk buy their boots aswell) :lol:
Topic: Pub Area
waggy

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 21/02/2015 17:10:18   Subject: Pub Area
Please may i beg entry kind Sir ;D
Topic: Groverake / Frasers Hush Documentation
waggy

Forum: North East England   Posted: 05/12/2014 07:13:33   Subject: Groverake / Frasers Hush Documentation
[quote="jagman"][quote="royfellows"]It has always struck me as strange how when a mine is abandoned its abandoned in the absolute sense, furniture left in the office, paperwork in the filing cabinets.
Topic: Cornish Mine Images
waggy

Forum: South West England   Posted: 06/08/2014 19:20:11   Subject: Cornish Mine Images
Excellent pics great to see!. Thanks ;D
Topic: 2014 Calendar - beneficiaries
waggy

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 08/09/2013 07:31:35   Subject: 2014 Calendar - beneficiaries
CMT for me, top work Roy :thumbsup:
Topic: Lottery Good Causes - Universal colliery
waggy

Forum: South Wales   Posted: 30/06/2013 16:43:33   Subject: Lottery Good Causes - Universal colliery
Done :)
Topic: Only 11 coal mines left in UK
waggy

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 23/06/2013 08:35:55   Subject: Only 11 coal mines left in UK
[quote="derrickman"]Is Milldam working now?[/quote]


yep up and running again restarted back end of last year
Topic: Drakelow 27th April
waggy

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 29/04/2013 10:13:45   Subject: Drakelow 27th April
A big thanks to Mike for organising it, Great day had by me and my pal. Got home showed swmbo the pics and now she wants to go if another trip is organised. :thumbsup:
Topic: Calendar 2013 - ready to order
waggy

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 04/12/2012 06:47:14   Subject: Calendar 2013 - ready to order
[quote="Brakeman"][quote="simonrl"]Glad you all like them :)

Just 20 left. Hint hint![/quote]

19 now :)[/quote]

18 :lol:
Topic: Drakelow
waggy

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 01/09/2012 08:11:46   Subject: Drakelow
definitely me plus 1
Topic: Rock Drill Identification Help
waggy

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 26/08/2012 18:59:42   Subject: Rock Drill Identification Help
[quote="exspelio"]I used to use a single boom version, similar, we used to call it a Simba.

[img]http://www.aditnow.co.uk/cache/Sallet-Hole-No1-adit-Mixed-Mine-User-Album/Sallet-Hole-No1-ad
Topic: Drakelow... whens the next poss visit?
waggy

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 07/06/2012 09:01:10   Subject: Drakelow... whens the next poss visit?
I wouldn't mind a trip as i had to cancel last time around i dont mind paying up front though, like last time at least i paid for a place so didnt feel as though i had let others down money wise.
Topic: Dirty Great Machines
waggy

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 19/05/2012 13:49:57   Subject: Dirty Great Machines
yep saw that and also found it quite interesting to watch shame i missed the first 20 mins
Topic: Moss Rake West - Unknown Mines - Help please
waggy

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 30/10/2011 20:56:04   Subject: Moss Rake West - Unknown Mines - Help please
Should be alright along the paths, its just theres been a few incidents recently with a fire and a few thefts from whats locally known as star quarry ( referrs to past owners), which is the lower quar
Topic: 2012 Calendar - I want one
waggy

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 30/10/2011 08:53:04   Subject: 2012 Calendar - I want one
Simonrl x 2
JohnnearCfon x 2
NewStuff x1
Mr Mike x 1
MadaC x 1
Llay101 x 1
Sougher x 2
christwigg x 1
LeeW x 1
Tamarmole x2
Edd x1
rols
pedr
Topic: CALENDAR 2012 - Good Causes
waggy

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 03/09/2011 08:37:21   Subject: CALENDAR 2012 - Good Causes
WMPT and DCRO for me i reckon
Topic: Graphic footage of riots in Whaley Range
waggy

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 11/08/2011 21:18:20   Subject: Graphic footage of riots in Whaley Range
Brilliant :lol:
Topic: Identify the mine - Beacons' Fluorite mine, Hassop?
waggy

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 27/06/2011 11:35:39   Subject: Identify the mine - Beacons' Fluorite mine, Hassop?
Thats the one :)
Topic: Merchandise - help me recover my garage!
waggy

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 20/06/2011 19:13:19   Subject: Merchandise - help me recover my garage!
There we go a couple of t-shirts ordered to help the stock reduction
Topic: favourite hard hat....
waggy

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 15/06/2011 08:57:32   Subject: favourite hard hat....
[quote="derrickman"]If JSP hard hats have a lamp bracket version, it's news to me. They do have an LED lamp which clips under the brim ( and slips down over your eyes, I'm told ) and an elastic-strap
Topic: favourite hard hat....
waggy

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 14/06/2011 09:23:47   Subject: favourite hard hat....
Could always try JSP they do a decent hat with lamp bracket fairly comfortable with leather sweatband feels fine even with all the standard h&s attachments fitted
Topic: 3rd rail electric locos in at Pindale Quarry and APCM Highsted
waggy

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 15/04/2011 17:55:53   Subject: 3rd rail electric locos in at Pindale Quarry and APCM Highsted
I can say it wasnt taken at hope the scene is wrong if it would have been. pindale quarry wasnt earles either it was hadfields then tarmac until it shut it is/was owned by g&t earles then Blue O now l
Topic: Restoration work at Pindale
waggy

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 22/02/2011 16:51:57   Subject: Restoration work at Pindale
Not that i know of only making it so that you basically have to stick to the track.
Topic: Restoration work at Pindale
waggy

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 21/02/2011 12:56:11   Subject: Restoration work at Pindale
was up there yesterday the works well on the way nice new fencing and they have pulled a burnt out transit out of the top end opencut near the road.
Topic: Merry Christmas everyone
waggy

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 25/12/2010 06:55:11   Subject: Merry Christmas everyone
Merry Christmas to everyone Enjoy the holidays ;D
Topic: Drakelow (shadow factory / Cold War bunker) Trip - April 9th
waggy

Forum: Events   Posted: 01/12/2010 19:49:14   Subject: Drakelow (shadow factory / Cold War bunker) - Sign Up / Master List
Can i be added to the mounting list please
Topic: Calendar reprint - ordered
waggy

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 26/11/2010 06:58:22   Subject: 2011 Calendar - ready to buy at last!
Finally got to order mine ;D
Topic: Glebe mines to close
waggy

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 31/10/2010 08:37:51   Subject: Glebe mines to close
[quote="AR"]From what I'd heard, Mexichem were mainly interested in getting their hands on Ineos Fluor's US operation. They have made noises about importing to Runcorn and I understand some batches ha
Topic: Glebe mines to close
waggy

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 30/10/2010 07:43:32   Subject: Glebe mines to close
Its gone the same way as Laportes did really, it will be shipped in from china probably which is why laportes shut the place last time. But as its a mexican firm i presume they will have a source over
Topic: CALENDAR 2011 - PHOTO SUBMISSIONS PLEASE!
waggy

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 20/10/2010 17:11:37   Subject: CALENDAR 2011 - PHOTO SUBMISSIONS PLEASE!
ive sent a few for perusal
Topic: CALENDAR 2011 - PHOTO SUBMISSIONS PLEASE!
waggy

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 18/10/2010 21:53:00   Subject: CALENDAR 2011 - PHOTO SUBMISSIONS PLEASE!
will sort mine out asap just been far too busy for my liking sorry :oops:
Topic: CALENDAR 2011 - PHOTO SUBMISSIONS PLEASE!
waggy

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 18/09/2010 13:40:35   Subject: Calendar 2011 - I want to submit pics!
I might have a few to chuck in what do you require 3 like the current design or a selection to choose from
Topic: Calendar 2011 - I want one!
waggy

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 14/09/2010 16:29:51   Subject: Calendar 2011 - I want one!
I'll take one please :thumbsup:
Topic: anyone know this quarry ..its in derbyshire
waggy

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 14/08/2010 14:27:35   Subject: anyone know this quarry ..its in derbyshire
Its Hillhead Quarry, The concrete batching plant was in the show the other week its due to be removed shortly ;D
Topic: Eimco is reborn
waggy

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 13/04/2010 17:43:44   Subject: Eimco is reborn
I'd be in for one aswell pleease ;D
Topic: German coal mine web site
waggy

Forum: Europe   Posted: 20/02/2010 15:20:52   Subject: German coal mine web site
Made for good reading that did thanks for the link BM
Topic: 2010 Mine Exploration Calendar - Last Few!
waggy

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 28/11/2009 13:58:40   Subject: 2010 Calendar - Now Available!
Mine have arrived thanks, excellent as per usual :thumbsup:
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