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Topic: Calendar 2019 - Beneficiaries
I.A.Recordings

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 01/11/2018 20:41:48   Subject: Calendar 2019 - Beneficiaries
A suggested split:

Midlands Cave Rescue Organisation

and

Friends of St. Aidans BE 1150 Walking Dragline

Topic: Man falls down Cornwall mineshaft
I.A.Recordings

Forum: South West England   Posted: 24/09/2017 23:58:05   Subject: Man falls down Cornwall mineshaft
From the CSRT description it sounds like it was one of the Wheal Hermon adits off the cliff path that lead into stopes rather than a straight shaft.
Topic: 2018 Calendar - beneficiaries
I.A.Recordings

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 21/09/2017 16:43:58   Subject: 2018 Calendar - beneficiaries
I'd vote for the Cambrian Mines Trust (got to keep Roy in RSJs) and Midlands Cave Rescue Organisation (MCRO)
Topic: Ivor Brown
I.A.Recordings

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 10/04/2017 18:59:24   Subject: Ivor Brown
Just to let people know that Ivor's funeral will be held on the 2nd May at 12:15 in Sandal Methodist Church, Barnsley Road, Wakefield. SatNav location: WF1 5NU.

The family have asked people
Topic: Alasdair "Ali" Neill RIP
I.A.Recordings

Forum: South West England   Posted: 30/10/2016 23:45:49   Subject: Alasdair
Very sad news indeed.

Ali was always helpful and keen to share the fruits of his research. His knowledge of a wide range of mines around the country was amazing.

He will be great
Topic: Calendar 2017 - Proceeds
I.A.Recordings

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 04/10/2016 18:26:12   Subject: Calendar 2017 - Proceeds
Midlands Cave Rescue Organisation
Topic: Calendar 2017 - Proceeds
I.A.Recordings

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 25/08/2016 15:09:39   Subject: Calendar 2017 - Proceeds
Why not pick a Rescue team who hasn't had any donations yet?

My vote would be for the Midlands Cave Rescue Organsiation

Cheers

Kelvin
Topic: Anyone know what this is?
I.A.Recordings

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 22/07/2016 16:09:50   Subject: Anyone know what this is?
I showed the image to a friend, who is pretty good at identifying rocks and minerals and his comment is:

"Without handling and close examination of the specimen it would be very difficult t
Topic: Boulby Mine Fire 13-4-16
I.A.Recordings

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 13/04/2016 13:37:31   Subject: Boulby Mine Fire 13-4-16
A nasty situation to be in.

I wonder if the underground workers made use of the underground refuge chamber with the built-in oxygen supply and breathing apparatus while the rescue team was
Topic: National Library of Scotland maps
I.A.Recordings

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 17/11/2015 20:38:51   Subject: National Library of Scotland maps
The library is doing a superb job in making these old maps available to browse and they should be applauded for their efforts.

The prices they charge for copies are also very reasonable. I
Topic: Welsh Slate - Slate: Archaeology and History of an Industry
I.A.Recordings

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 30/03/2015 20:36:11   Subject: Welsh Slate - Slate: Archaeology and History of an Industry
Is that the book the Royal Commission were advertising at the Bangor NAMHO Conference?
Topic: Snailbeach from John Thomas ca 1885
I.A.Recordings

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 06/03/2015 01:55:29   Subject: Snailbeach from John Thomas ca 1885
Looking closely at the photo there are a few features which put a "no later than" date to it, but not much in the way of clues as to the actual date.

1. The Halvans engine house (the buildi
Topic: NWCRO practice 17th May
I.A.Recordings

Forum: SRT Equipment & Training   Posted: 13/05/2014 17:10:56   Subject: NWCRO practice 17th May
Ah! There is also a South & Mid Wales CRT Practice at OFD 1 & Top Entrance on the 17th too!
:o
Topic: The Hunter strikes again!
I.A.Recordings

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 07/05/2014 23:57:15   Subject: The Hunter strikes again!
Hi Graham,

Sounds interesting - look forward to hearing about what you've found at NAMHO.

Cheers

Kelvin
Topic: Cambrian-Slate-Mine-2-User-Album-Image-57323 (photo)
I.A.Recordings

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 16/04/2013 18:25:51   Subject: Cambrian-Slate-Mine-2-User-Album-Image-57323 (photo)
Yes, I'm fairly sure they are - GrahamI will be able to confirm it.

Cheers
Topic: Miners trapped in Chile
I.A.Recordings

Forum: South America   Posted: 14/10/2010 22:44:42   Subject: Miners trapped in Chile
[quote="Morlock"]

Interesting that the rescue capsule is based on a design used in an accident in 1963, (at much shallower depth). [/quote]

It's actually based on a much older de
Topic: Nice bit of subsidence!
I.A.Recordings

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 30/03/2010 19:28:21   Subject: Nice bit of subsidence!
It's even better when you are inside, watching bottles roll up hill and your beer tilting the wrong way!
Topic: 2010 Mine Exploration Calendar - SUBMISSIONS PLEASE!
I.A.Recordings

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 01/09/2009 20:01:11   Subject: 2010 Mine Exploration Calendar - Submissions Please!
I'd be interested in submitting some pictures for consideration - I'll sort one or two out and send them on.
Topic: eimco....
I.A.Recordings

Forum: South Wales   Posted: 13/05/2009 19:33:05   Subject: eimco....
[quote="derrickman"]I really find it rather disturbing that some well-meaning soul has got one of these things in his shed, and brings it out to frighten kids and pensioners at steam rallies....[/quot
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