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Topic: Minllyn Slate Mine (mine)
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Forum: North Wales   Posted: 09/05/2015 22:00:58   Subject: Minllyn Slate Mine (mine)
[quote="rookie93"]Do you have an idea of how much SRT is down their? Can you walk alot of the place or is it all ropes and climbing?[/quote]

In terms of access, just srt or electron down ac
Topic: New Book Welsh Slate, Archaeology and History of an Industry
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Forum: For Sale! (and wanted / for swap)   Posted: 10/04/2015 22:50:14   Subject: New Book Welsh Slate, Archaeology and History of an Industry
[quote="rhychydwr"]But there is one book which cost less than 1p/page:

Memoirs of a Moldwarp by Peter Rhyder 2008 124pp.

I am a bit fealful of mentioning here as it is a C*ving b
Topic: Pub Area
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Forum: General Chat   Posted: 19/02/2015 19:29:34   Subject: Pub Area
yes please
Topic: Moel Fferna
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Forum: North Wales   Posted: 26/12/2014 22:48:01   Subject: Moel Fferna
very deep leaf litter on the lane up.

not so much the number in the car...more the weight!
Topic: Moel Fferna
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Forum: North Wales   Posted: 25/12/2014 22:56:14   Subject: Moel Fferna
[quote="martymarty"][quote="Dark Prince"]Marty, was this the one i did with you that cold, wet winters day??. Some issues with first timers doing SRT?.

DP[/quote]What! the one that took us
Topic: The 84/85 strike by Adam Price MP.
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Forum: General Chat   Posted: 24/10/2014 20:56:00   Subject: The 84/85 strike by Adam Price MP.
The Miner's Strike, like mineral collecting, never ends well...
Topic: Help needed - name this engine-house!
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Forum: South West England   Posted: 20/02/2014 20:09:36   Subject: Help needed - name this engine-house!
i'd agree. Wheal Coates
Topic: Help needed - name this engine-house!
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Forum: South West England   Posted: 20/02/2014 20:09:36   Subject: Help needed - name this engine-house!
i'd agree. Wheal Coates
Topic: Work records
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Forum: Genealogy   Posted: 06/12/2013 16:58:41   Subject: Work records
http://www.welshcoalmines.co.uk/forum/

you could try there
Topic: 2014 Calendar - beneficiaries
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Forum: General Chat   Posted: 09/09/2013 09:57:50   Subject: 2014 Calendar - beneficiaries
CMT

Excellent work Roy, many thanks.
Topic: Broadgate Pump House for sale.
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Forum: South West England   Posted: 31/08/2013 21:27:08   Subject: Broadgate Pump House for sale.
Thanks for the detail B.E.H.

Again hats off and I wish you good luck with completion. :thumbsup:

edit: it would be really good to see some before and after photos (only the outsi
Topic: Box Freestone Quarry Limestone Mine
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Forum: South West England   Posted: 12/08/2013 22:13:03   Subject: Box Freestone Quarry Limestone Mine
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2390137/Incredible-pictures-125ft-tall-underground-cathedral-actually-abandoned-Wiltshire.html

'busty caver' in the comments section seems to be gett
Topic: Brecon Beacons Area
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Forum: General Chat   Posted: 10/04/2013 21:42:03   Subject: Brecon Beacons Area
[quote="Paul Marvin"]Thanks, yep Dinas is on the list, are any of the others in the area divable with wet areas do you know ???[/quote]

afraid not paul. from my (very limited) understanding
Topic: Brecon Beacons Area
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Forum: General Chat   Posted: 09/04/2013 21:59:53   Subject: Brecon Beacons Area
abergavenny nice market town with good walking nearby - the skirrid, sugar loaf, pen-y-fan & corn ddu, the blorenge but not as quiet as ystradfellte which has excellent walks around waterfalls, open m
Topic: 2 simple questions. Any help please?
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Forum: General Chat   Posted: 27/01/2013 01:14:24   Subject: 2 simple questions. Any help please?
[quote="jamesjosh"]Hello.

As much as everyones probably asked before, i cant seem to find a definate answer.

Is panning in wales aloud?

[/quote]

not if you
Topic: North wales slate video
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Forum: General Chat   Posted: 22/01/2013 08:42:08   Subject: North wales slate video
beautifully shot film. Out walking last week i did wonder what the 'posters' were at Talysarn Hall, Dorothea and now it is clear.
Topic: Can you still get into these mines???
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Forum: South West England   Posted: 09/01/2013 18:36:40   Subject: Can you still get into these mines???
http://www.dangerouslaboratories.org/rcw6.html
Topic: Breaking news on the battle of Orgreave
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Forum: General Chat   Posted: 23/10/2012 11:54:56   Subject: Breaking news on the battle of Orgreave
[quote="derrickman"][quote="Peter Burgess"]Absolutely - provided it can be shown that the NUM falsified statements in order to get individuals put into prison for crimes that were not committed. Hmmmm
Topic: Riotinto Copper Mine
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Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 24/08/2012 18:32:26   Subject: Riotinto Copper Mine
more the merrier Steve. upload away!

welcome to AN
Topic: Violence erupts at Marikana mine
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Forum: South Africa   Posted: 16/08/2012 23:28:55   Subject: Violence erupts at Marikana mine
appalling footage on the news. looked like something from zulu.

:(
Topic: Zip wires for Penrhyn quarry?
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Forum: North Wales   Posted: 16/04/2012 23:41:12   Subject: Zip wires for Penrhyn quarry?
planning application approved. could be open in a few months. world's longest planned for llechwydd at 2 miles!

weeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee!

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-north-west
Topic: Great Orme Trip
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Forum: General Chat   Posted: 10/04/2012 20:39:50   Subject: Great Orme Trip
date depending i'd be up for it
Topic: Stonesfield Slate Mine...advice..does anybody know anything abou this.
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Forum: Midlands   Posted: 27/03/2012 23:07:34   Subject: Stonesfield Slate Mine...advice..does anybody know anything abou this.
have you seen this website?

http://homepage.mac.com/andyletcher/My%20Website/page14/page14.html

some good pictures of a shaft
Topic: Hello
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Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 24/03/2012 08:15:36   Subject: Hello
hi John

welcome to AN

would be good to see the photos when you get a chance to upload them. there is facility for uploading documents as well.

:thumbup:
Topic: Snowdonia Mines Access and Conservation Group Inaugural Meeting
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Forum: North Wales   Posted: 08/03/2012 16:16:53   Subject: Snowdonia Mines Access and Conservation Group Inaugural Meeting
send him a PM.....oh hang on!
Topic: Selling stuff and promoting eBay auctions
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Forum: General Chat   Posted: 17/02/2012 18:28:20   Subject: Selling stuff and promoting eBay auctions
welcome to AN jona

Topic: hello from Holland
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Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 11/02/2012 14:44:31   Subject: hello from Holland
hi Theo

Welcome to AN.

a good start will be browsing through the photos from the region on this site and you'll find a few members from that area on here who will have favourites
Topic: please help solve a 15 year puzzle for me
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Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 20/10/2011 23:52:46   Subject: please help solve a 15 year puzzle for me
thinking about it tamarmole may have made a good call there with vivian.

Edit: except the detail of the path on the left hand side to the tunnel. can't recall a tunnel at the back of vivian
Topic: please help solve a 15 year puzzle for me
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Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 20/10/2011 22:35:19   Subject: please help solve a 15 year puzzle for me
hi pete welcome to an.

do you recall anything else? a place it was near?

have you looked at the photos on the site?

it may have been dinorwig as the cables ties in qui
Topic: Questions about Ferrodoofer bacteria.
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Forum: General Chat   Posted: 14/10/2011 21:58:08   Subject: Questions about Ferrodoofer bacteria.
fair comment stuey

cheers
Topic: Questions about Ferrodoofer bacteria.
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Forum: General Chat   Posted: 14/10/2011 21:36:19   Subject: Questions about Ferrodoofer bacteria.
stuey

why did you remove the bulk of what was a very interesting post?

cheers
Topic: Cornish Mining Pictures - H. G. Ordish The Early Years
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Forum: South West England   Posted: 12/10/2011 21:49:36   Subject: Cornish Mining Pictures - H. G. Ordish The Early Years
hi Martin

got an e-mail from Mike earlier saying the Trevithick Society was not happy with the quality of the printing of the photos and has asked for no more to be sold at this time. they
Topic: Cornish Mining Pictures - H. G. Ordish The Early Years
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Forum: South West England   Posted: 10/10/2011 22:06:21   Subject: Cornish Mining Pictures - H. G. Ordish The Early Years
Mike

order placed as adam taylor.

will provide card details over the phone.

cheers
Topic: Cornish Mining Pictures - H. G. Ordish The Early Years
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Forum: South West England   Posted: 08/10/2011 16:21:32   Subject: Cornish Mining Pictures - H. G. Ordish The Early Years
hardback for me please Mike
Topic: Cwmorthin - FoC statement 28/09/11
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Forum: North Wales   Posted: 30/09/2011 07:27:03   Subject: Cwmorthin - FoC statement 28/09/11
i would like to echo steve's comments and thank the foc for keeping it foc!


from what i can see we wouldn't be having discussions about access without the foc. threads would be 'remeb
Topic: Dinorwic - What is it?
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Forum: North Wales   Posted: 05/07/2011 21:33:00   Subject: Dinorwic - What is it?
i would agree blondin. that's certainly what it looks like to me
Topic: New Member and Imminent Trip to UK
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Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 26/06/2011 21:49:33   Subject: New Member and Imminent Trip to UK
hi myrmekite and welcome to AN.

quite a lot of members in that part of the world on here. some touristy stuff down there but lots and lots of other holes also.

might also be wort
Topic: North Wales mine walks?
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Forum: North Wales   Posted: 19/06/2011 23:00:12   Subject: North Wales mine walks?
cwmorthin, rhosydd and return above llyn stylwan circular

gwydir forest..lots of different options

up cnicht and round to rhosydd/croesor and down the track back to the carpark
Topic: Wildlife in mines..
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Forum: North East England   Posted: 12/06/2011 19:00:06   Subject: Wildlife in mines..
rjv....i agree.....have been underground with someone who had a dog in tow and apart from trying to persuade her out of the underground lakes we didn't have any problems. she even wondered off on her
Topic: Wildlife in mines..
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Forum: North East England   Posted: 07/06/2011 19:53:23   Subject: Wildlife in mines..
frogs in ystrad einon

http://www.aditnow.co.uk/photo/Ystrad-Einion-Lead-Mine-User-Album-Image-62072/

and a bat in a mine



Topic: Miner's graffiti - dates
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Forum: Midlands   Posted: 10/05/2011 22:36:31   Subject: Miner's graffiti - dates
yep that'll take some beating.
Topic: Maenofferen Mill Machinery powered by Water Wheel
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Forum: North Wales   Posted: 10/05/2011 22:33:34   Subject: Maenofferen Mill Machinery powered by Water Wheel
you might find a nice robey in there?

maybe not.
Topic: Maenofferen Mill Machinery powered by Water Wheel
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Forum: North Wales   Posted: 10/05/2011 18:52:48   Subject: Maenofferen Mill Machinery powered by Water Wheel
Hi

i'm not the expert and graham Ishewrwood and johnnearcfon will no doubt be along with much more info but there is a horizontal shaft that runs the length of the building with the usual g
Topic: Moel Fferna Slate Mine
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Forum: North Wales   Posted: 17/01/2011 18:37:00   Subject: Moel Fferna Slate Mine
have you tried:

[url]http://www.mine-explorer.co.uk/mines/Moel-Fferna_420/Moel-Fferna.asp[/url]

only a few of the buildings, mostly underground.

didn't see many buildi
Topic: Nothing Changes (apart from my size)
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Forum: General Chat   Posted: 06/12/2010 15:18:20   Subject: Nothing Changes (apart from my size)
yep that's where i got my copy a couple of years ago
Topic: boulby trip.
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Forum: General Chat   Posted: 22/10/2010 13:29:42   Subject: boulby trip.
me plus one could be very interested however need to know the date please
Topic: Nalunaq Gold Mine
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Forum: Rest of World   Posted: 17/10/2010 09:07:48   Subject: Nalunaq Gold Mine
the photos of black angel on here are quite amazing.

a cable car to work like that wouldn't be surpassed by many, if any commutes.

does look bleeding cold mind!
Topic: Nalunaq Gold Mine
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Forum: Rest of World   Posted: 16/10/2010 22:36:11   Subject: Nalunaq Gold Mine
Graham

Many thanks.

i'd heard that the CIP was built. Be good for you to confirm on your return.

Enjoy your break and safe journey

:thumbsup:

Topic: Nalunaq Gold Mine
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Forum: Rest of World   Posted: 16/10/2010 18:57:37   Subject: Nalunaq Gold Mine
poole...

do you hold Angel Mining shares?

I have a few and sat on a reasonable loss currently.

The photo poster (Graham on ME, can't remember his user name here) is wo
Topic: Solar power farm at Wheal Jane
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Forum: South West England   Posted: 01/10/2010 21:18:32   Subject: Solar power farm at Wheal Jane
if there is 25,000,000 households in the UK, it would require 580,000+ acres (going at a highly unlikely full tilt) to power the UK.

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