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Posts by magnetic fields

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Topic: destruction at Maenofferen
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Forum: North Wales   Posted: 17/12/2009 12:10:05   Subject: destruction at Maenofferen
this has been going on since late last year. Several locals told me "....i see van loads of blokes going up every day...." back in Feb.

Seems to be happening all over the country. Scrap
Topic: Break-in at Dorothea Engine House
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Forum: North Wales   Posted: 14/10/2009 12:19:04   Subject: Break-in at Dorothea Engine House
seems odd that if someone had broken in, why did they only pish the 2 long bolts out the window? it looks to me that they knew what they were after.
Topic: Cwmorthin slate quarry Graham Isherwood
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Forum: For Sale! (and wanted / for swap)   Posted: 06/10/2009 08:54:15   Subject: Cwmorthin slate quarry Graham Isherwood
Try Ian Tyler at Keswick mining museum. He's got loads of old books!.
Topic: Kirby thore gypsum mine
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Forum: North West England   Posted: 20/09/2009 11:01:36   Subject: Kirby thore gypsum mine
thanks for the info brooks, i'll give them a call next week and see what they say.
Topic: Kirby thore gypsum mine
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Forum: North West England   Posted: 19/09/2009 17:10:20   Subject: Kirby thore gypsum mine
was in the lakes with the missus and we came across the above mine. Saw some landrovers driving about, and even saw one appear from a big hole in the ground, had a quick poke around and tried to find
Topic: Morning all....
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Forum: General Chat   Posted: 17/08/2009 11:31:35   Subject: Morning all....
ah i see, so its to protect the mines from the 'trust' and the 'park'.......best get my mines of the lake district book out and start hunting then!.

Is access possible into greenside mine
Topic: What is the longest time you've ever spent below ground?
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Forum: General Chat   Posted: 17/08/2009 11:23:38   Subject: What is the longest time you've ever spent below ground?
72 hours.........body clock was totally messed up after 24 hours!.
Topic: Morning all....
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Forum: General Chat   Posted: 09/08/2009 13:14:37   Subject: Morning all....
NIREX dont use the type of drums i heard being whispered about, and yes Vanoord from what i gather it is the fad of using drums as access portels. So these barrels are hush hush.....why?. Is it to p
Topic: Morning all....
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Forum: General Chat   Posted: 08/08/2009 12:58:30   Subject: Morning all....
Just found this excellent site after spending a weekend in the Lakes. Have always had an interest in things underground and spent way too much time in the mining museum in Keswick. Whilst in here i
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