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Posts by MineRover

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Topic: Roofing slate from China
MineRover

Forum: Scotland   Posted: 17/09/2010 13:21:24   Subject: Roofing slate from China
I am glad I am not the only one to choke on my tea when I heard this! Always the same in this country just look at thatching, Norfolk water reed anyone......no eastern european will do!

The
Topic: Calendar 2011 - I want one!
MineRover

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 17/09/2010 13:02:28   Subject: Calendar 2011 - I want one!
Yes please can I have one also :)
Topic: Eerie places.... Above ground
MineRover

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 30/07/2009 13:15:17   Subject: Eerie places.... Above ground
It appears that at the time of the motorway construction in the 1960's - 70's? they found at least one of the subways as when the Durand team went in they found a breeze block wall behind which the tu
Topic: Eerie places.... Above ground
MineRover

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 29/07/2009 17:50:44   Subject: Eerie places.... Above ground
You might like to follow this, I mentioned it sometime ago here, I don't know whether or not the film is progressing.
"Beneath Hill 60" [url]http://www.beneathhill60.com.au/background.htm[/url]<
Topic: Eerie places.... Above ground
MineRover

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 03/07/2009 13:24:52   Subject: Eerie places.... Above ground
Back in the late 80's I was talking to an old man at the Levant Mine he said that he would never go near the site after dark because of all the strange sounds, I have never been there after sunset so
Topic: New event added 'Boulby Mine Visit June 2009' on 16/06/2009 at 10:00
MineRover

Forum: Events   Posted: 18/06/2009 17:46:15   Subject: New event added 'Boulby Mine Visit June 2009' on 16/06/2009 at 10:00
We just wanted to say thanks Simon for arranging this visit and to Neil and Cleveland Potash for their hospitality.

It was our first trip and we had a fantastic time! The three hours underg
Topic: Dolcoath winder
MineRover

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 24/03/2009 13:16:31   Subject: Dolcoath winder
On the topic of headgear a few years ago I read that the 1980's never finished headgear at Allens shaft was going to be scrapped. I cannot recall now where I read this but I was very concerned at the
Topic: Q6 Steam and Snow at GCR Loughborough
MineRover

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 09/02/2009 13:12:20   Subject: Q6 Steam and Snow at GCR Loughborough
Wow real timewarp stuff, great! :thumbup:
Topic: Boulby June 2009
MineRover

Forum: Events   Posted: 04/02/2009 13:19:06   Subject: Boulby June 2009
Yes please Simon can you put me down for two places please, I have been hoping for a trip after I missed out last year. ::)
Topic: 2009 Calendar - AMOUNT RAISED
MineRover

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 23/12/2008 14:29:01   Subject: 2009 Calendar - SOLD OUT
I received my copy weeks ago it is excellent, thank you Simon for all your work and to everyone else involved. ::)
Topic: 2009 Calendar
MineRover

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 05/11/2008 13:28:00   Subject: 2009 Calendar
Hello Sparty Lea,

Thanks for the reply and the welcome I am a newby to this site (and it is excellent) but I have been poking around old mines for years mostly on the surface or show mines.
Topic: 2009 Calendar
MineRover

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 04/11/2008 13:26:37   Subject: 2009 Calendar
Hello,

Being a newby how do I order one of the calendars please?

:)
Topic: Underground Reflections: an AditNow book
MineRover

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 22/09/2008 14:20:48   Subject: Underground Reflections: an AditNow book
Looks like it could be a great book, I would certainly purchase one of the 13" x 11" ones. As has been said to get the best quality you need the bigger size.

Topic: Goonvean & Rostowrack
MineRover

Forum: Events   Posted: 11/09/2008 18:09:51   Subject: Goonvean & Rostowrack
I think the Rostowrack engine was formally displayed at the Holman Museum until it closed. It is now at the King Edward Mine and there are plans to re-erect the engine in the former winding engine hou
Topic: 2009 Calendar
MineRover

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 09/09/2008 17:14:54   Subject: 2009 Calendar
Can you still put your name down for one of these calendars or am I out of time?
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