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Topic: NAMHO Conference 2019
Moorebooks

Forum: Events   Posted: 26/05/2019 18:05:04   Subject: NAMHO Conference 2019
[quote="royfellows"]Just a heads up as we are approaching June and bookings will be closing in a few weeks.

To be clear, the event title is misleading in that it is actually a "conference a
Topic: NAMHO Conference 2019
Moorebooks

Forum: Events   Posted: 26/05/2019 18:04:50   Subject: NAMHO Conference 2019
[quote="royfellows"]Just a heads up as we are approaching June and bookings will be closing in a few weeks.

To be clear, the event title is misleading in that it is actually a "conference a
Topic: Midlands accessible mines
Moorebooks

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 23/05/2019 17:22:24   Subject: Midlands accessible mines
:thumbdown:[quote="Dj fraser"]Hello all, thanks in advance for reading. Me and my group (uk mine exploration) have been heading far and wide to explore mines. I was hoping for all your help.

Topic: Sad news
Moorebooks

Forum: North West England   Posted: 15/05/2019 07:16:36   Subject: Sad news
[quote="royfellows"]Its very sad and my heart goes out to my old friend of many years Ian. He lost his wife a few years ago and now his daughter.[/quote]


I echo these thoughts poor Ia
Topic: Moore books closed
Moorebooks

Forum: For Sale! (and wanted / for swap)   Posted: 19/04/2019 22:13:40   Subject: Moore books closed
For some reason my website has come under attack with some 100+ spoof customers trying to sign and then asking stupid customer questions . Although not interfering with payments or data it's likely th
Topic: NAMHO 2019
Moorebooks

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 15/04/2019 12:34:30   Subject: NAMHO 2019
[quote="royfellows"]From Hafod Hotel ( our caterers)

The Vegetarian option is :

Ratatouille and Goats Cheese Stack with Garlic Bread and Salad. This is basically layered veget
Topic: NAMHO 2019
Moorebooks

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 13/04/2019 09:53:35   Subject: NAMHO 2019
Roy,

You have several known vegetarian terrorists attending and I can't imagine they haven't ordered a vegetarian main course. They wouldn't consider eating flesh.

You also need
Topic: NAMHO 2019
Moorebooks

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 12/04/2019 15:25:49   Subject: NAMHO 2019
Roy,
seems to be a strange request to put out as we stated preferences on the booking form.

I know of at least 3 fully committed carrot crunchers who are attending on the Saturday eve
Topic: PDHMS - Bulletins free
Moorebooks

Forum: For Sale! (and wanted / for swap)   Posted: 10/04/2019 09:37:45   Subject: PDHMS - Bulletins free
[quote="Moorebooks"]
They yam yours

you missed the pm request

;D;D

Mike[/quote]

all pdhms Journals went to Roy

Mike
Topic: PDHMS - Bulletins free
Moorebooks

Forum: For Sale! (and wanted / for swap)   Posted: 09/04/2019 13:04:08   Subject: PDHMS - Bulletins free

They yam yours

you missed the pm request

;D;D

Mike
Topic: PDHMS - Bulletins free
Moorebooks

Forum: For Sale! (and wanted / for swap)   Posted: 09/04/2019 12:14:13   Subject: PDHMS - Bulletins free
I have the following PDHMS Bulletins and looking to get rid before I dump into the recycling

Volume 9 no 3 Speedwell Mine, Peakshole sough, Brassington , Jacob Momma Ecton, High Tor Rake
Topic: NAMHO 2019
Moorebooks

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 03/04/2019 16:57:19   Subject: NAMHO 2019
Roy,

Do you have the lecture programme please

Mike
Topic: Photographs Of Wherry (album)
Moorebooks

Forum: South West England   Posted: 28/03/2019 16:50:21   Subject: Photographs Of Wherry (album)
[quote="I.A.Recordings"]Well done in getting out there to photograph the remains. Tried a few years ago, but the low tide wasn't low enough :(

If you haven't got a copy it is well worth tra
Topic: Pigs & Ingots
Moorebooks

Forum: South Wales   Posted: 28/03/2019 16:44:54   Subject: Pigs & Ingots
[quote="PaulinBont"]Pigs & Ingots: The Lead/Silver Mines of Cardiganshire by TinaCarr & Anne-Marie Schöne.

Published by Y Lolfa 1993

ISBN: 0 86243 286 3



Topic: Devon Great Consols - possible reprint
Moorebooks

Forum: For Sale! (and wanted / for swap)   Posted: 15/03/2019 09:28:10   Subject: Devon Great Consols - possible reprint
The publisher wants to get a feel for how many are looking for a copy . To make it possible there is a need for numbers - a print run of a 100 would cost £55 I suspect that is too high a price , longe
Topic: Weardie Beardies - Cornwall's Mining Oddball Meetup
Moorebooks

Forum: South West England   Posted: 07/03/2019 22:05:43   Subject: Weardie Beardies - Cornwall's Mining Oddball Meetup
Tamarmole you are always welcome in Shropshire
Topic: Weardie Beardies - Cornwall's Mining Oddball Meetup
Moorebooks

Forum: South West England   Posted: 07/03/2019 15:42:47   Subject: Weardie Beardies - Cornwall's Mining Oddball Meetup
[quote="Tamarmole"]I give it two months before everyone throws their toys out the pram ;)[/quote]

Your beard must qualify??
Mike
Topic: The Archaeology of Underground Mines and Quarries
Moorebooks

Forum: For Sale! (and wanted / for swap)   Posted: 03/03/2019 08:20:38   Subject: The Archaeology of Underground Mines and Quarries
TTxela

Having strayed off the original subject - according to the Guide to the IA of Cambridgeshire & Peterborough £5.50 - there is a surviving Coprolite extraction ditch which is Stow-cum
Topic: The Archaeology of Underground Mines and Quarries
Moorebooks

Forum: For Sale! (and wanted / for swap)   Posted: 01/03/2019 20:05:40   Subject: The Archaeology of Underground Mines and Quarries
Thank you Ian, Pete, Chris for your comments re the Blue John Book if any of you could manage a review on that on the caving forum would be great . I'm banned from doing anything like that unless I
Topic: The Archaeology of Underground Mines and Quarries
Moorebooks

Forum: For Sale! (and wanted / for swap)   Posted: 01/03/2019 09:30:02   Subject: The Archaeology of Underground Mines and Quarries
[quote="nickwilliams"]Mike,

Just a note to say 'thanks' for the Blue John book which arrived today. I shall enoy reading it when I get a few moments to spare.

Nick.[/quote]
Topic: Lead mining at Llangynog
Moorebooks

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 28/02/2019 13:41:13   Subject: Lead mining at Llangynog
[quote="Moorebooks"]
There is a British Mining Volume on llangynog - unfortunately I don't have any copies available at the moment

Mike[/quote]

I have a copy in stock now
Topic: Derbyshire Blue John - out now
Moorebooks

Forum: For Sale! (and wanted / for swap)   Posted: 23/02/2019 14:34:13   Subject: Derbyshire Blue John
i am collecting tomorrow and is now available for sale

Mike
Topic: Derbyshire Blue John - out now
Moorebooks

Forum: For Sale! (and wanted / for swap)   Posted: 20/02/2019 11:26:52   Subject: Derbyshire Blue John - out now
Having been asked I have copied the details of the book from the flyer cost is £6.50 Mike

Derbyshire Blue John

The definitive and comprehensive account of
Blue John mineral
Topic: The Archaeology of Underground Mines and Quarries
Moorebooks

Forum: For Sale! (and wanted / for swap)   Posted: 20/02/2019 08:29:32   Subject: The Archaeology of Underground Mines and Quarries
It's a completely new edition using Trevor Ford's original information and edited by Tony Waltham and Noel Worley with updates and new information

It will be 80 pages, I have other informat
Topic: The Archaeology of Underground Mines and Quarries
Moorebooks

Forum: For Sale! (and wanted / for swap)   Posted: 19/02/2019 15:25:43   Subject: The Archaeology of Underground Mines and Quarries
Seems only fair felt very frustrated when I saw the Descent and wanted to make it up to loyal customers. The new book which is due soon seems the fairest way.

Mike
Topic: Cwmorthin Slate Quarry - special offer
Moorebooks

Forum: For Sale! (and wanted / for swap)   Posted: 18/02/2019 18:25:44   Subject: Cwmorthin Slate Quarry - special offer
One left have sent a pm
Mike
Topic: Mining before Powder - free copy
Moorebooks

Forum: For Sale! (and wanted / for swap)   Posted: 18/02/2019 16:16:01   Subject: Mining before Powder - free copy
replied

Mike
Topic: Mining before Powder - free copy
Moorebooks

Forum: For Sale! (and wanted / for swap)   Posted: 18/02/2019 14:29:43   Subject: Mining before Powder - free copy

The free copy has been taken

Mike
Topic: Cwmorthin Slate Quarry - special offer
Moorebooks

Forum: For Sale! (and wanted / for swap)   Posted: 18/02/2019 13:48:24   Subject: Cwmorthin Slate Quarry - special offer
Have sent a pm

Mike
Topic: Cwmorthin Slate Quarry - special offer
Moorebooks

Forum: For Sale! (and wanted / for swap)   Posted: 18/02/2019 11:11:05   Subject: Cwmorthin Slate Quarry - special offer

I have 2 copies of the book by graham Isherwood with with creases on the spine they are perfect otherwise I have reduced these to £11 a copy including Postage


Mike
Topic: The Archaeology of Underground Mines and Quarries
Moorebooks

Forum: For Sale! (and wanted / for swap)   Posted: 18/02/2019 10:52:13   Subject: The Archaeology of Underground Mines and Quarries
I was disappointed to see that this book has been offered out to readers of Descent at a much reduced price, I got onto the suppliers and have now received a discount in order to match this the book i
Topic: Mining before Powder - free copy
Moorebooks

Forum: For Sale! (and wanted / for swap)   Posted: 18/02/2019 10:44:34   Subject: Mining before Powder - free copy
Would anyone like a free copy including postage of Mining Before Powder pages 11 and 30 are missing I have inserted photocopies of these. first to contact me can have it

I have 3 secondh
Topic: Newbie S Wales
Moorebooks

Forum: South Wales   Posted: 13/02/2019 17:49:31   Subject: Newbie S Wales
And of course come along to the NAMO cvonference loads of trips for all levels of experience and of course meet some of the guys operating in the area

Mike
Topic: NAMHO Conference 2019
Moorebooks

Forum: Events   Posted: 12/02/2019 11:35:15   Subject: NAMHO Conference 2019
[quote="Manicminer"]Is the lecture program repeated on both days or will they have different content[/quote]

The norm is to have new talks each day

Mike
Topic: NAMHO Conference 2019
Moorebooks

Forum: Events   Posted: 11/02/2019 17:48:37   Subject: NAMHO Conference 2019
[quote="ogof addict"]i booked as soon as i could get it to work, and still only got no 8 :)

now i had better go and check i booked the thursday off work[/quote]

I shouldn't worry
Topic: NAHMO Conference Booking
Moorebooks

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 04/02/2019 11:54:26   Subject: NAHMO Conference Booking

There has been so much chat about the conference thought I ought to remind all the booking page is at

https://www.namho.org/conf2019/conf_booking_create.php

I will have a b
Topic: NAMHO Conference 2019
Moorebooks

Forum: Events   Posted: 04/02/2019 11:51:34   Subject: NAMHO Conference 2019
[quote="gNick"]Oddly I got the same error with lemon cheesecake.
It works if you don't have the pudding - the sacrifices we must make :([/quote]

Oddly so did I hope this is corrected
Topic: NAMHO Conference 2019
Moorebooks

Forum: Events   Posted: 01/02/2019 11:29:45   Subject: NAMHO Conference 2019
[quote="royfellows"]It appears that I need to confirm today as a start date to take bookings. I was not aware that I needed to.

Obviously, trips will change and be swapped around in the nex
Topic: The Archaeology of Underground Mines and Quarries
Moorebooks

Forum: For Sale! (and wanted / for swap)   Posted: 29/01/2019 19:27:12   Subject: The Archaeology of Underground Mines and Quarries
[quote="Moorebooks"]
Cheers both have received your orders will be sent as soon as it arrives

Mike[/quote]

The book arrived today and it is superb full of colour photographs
Topic: NAMHO Conference 2019
Moorebooks

Forum: Events   Posted: 23/01/2019 11:45:47   Subject: NAMHO Conference 2019
[quote="ttxela"][quote="Moorebooks"]
you are less likely to see a guest lecturer that has travelled over from the USA as happened at the Dublin Conference.

Mike[/quote]

Y
Topic: NAMHO Conference 2019
Moorebooks

Forum: Events   Posted: 23/01/2019 10:12:16   Subject: NAMHO Conference 2019

Roy,

To be correct the choice of the event is down to the host Club and certainly conferences have in the past been mainly lectures and very little field meet and vice versa. One conf
Topic: The Archaeology of Underground Mines and Quarries
Moorebooks

Forum: For Sale! (and wanted / for swap)   Posted: 16/01/2019 16:28:41   Subject: The Archaeology of Underground Mines and Quarries
Cheers both have received your orders will be sent as soon as it arrives

Mike
Topic: The Archaeology of Underground Mines and Quarries
Moorebooks

Forum: For Sale! (and wanted / for swap)   Posted: 16/01/2019 16:15:12   Subject: The Archaeology of Underground Mines and Quarries
[quote="nickwilliams"]I'd be up for a copy of that, Mike. How do I go about placing an order?

Nick.[/quote]

Just go to my website at www.moorebooks.co.uk its on the front page or
Topic: The Archaeology of Underground Mines and Quarries
Moorebooks

Forum: For Sale! (and wanted / for swap)   Posted: 16/01/2019 15:20:33   Subject: The Archaeology of Underground Mines and Quarries
New book, I have received notification of this book which is due out in a couple of weeks I'm offering it post free for advance orders - Author John Barnatt, SB, 172pp, 8 x 11 Inchs, - £30.00 www.moor
Topic: The Grassington Mines Appreciation Group
Moorebooks

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 14/01/2019 14:29:25   Subject: The Grassington Mines Appreciation Group
[quote="Samwise"]Hi Mike. Yes I have both BM 13 and 46. Very interesting reads, although from conducting the physical exploaration, the mine layout drawings don’t seem to be very accurate.[/quote].
Topic: The Grassington Mines Appreciation Group
Moorebooks

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 14/01/2019 12:41:18   Subject: The Grassington Mines Appreciation Group
[quote="Samwise"]Hi all. I hope this is the right place to post this topic, if not please accept my apologies.

I've taken a bit of time off caving recently to focus my efforts on exploring
Topic: MInes Historical Trust for Ireland
Moorebooks

Forum: Northern Ireland   Posted: 13/01/2019 10:40:44   Subject: MInes Historical Trust for Ireland
It is very sad I was one of the UK founder members, unfortunately they have suffered what many organisations in the Caving and Mining world have and that is a lack of recruitment. With all sorts of ch
Topic: NAMHO Conference 2019
Moorebooks

Forum: Events   Posted: 12/01/2019 14:23:07   Subject: NAMHO Conference 2019


I'm still not able to book ?

Mike
Topic: The Mines of the Peak District Vol.3 - Castleton
Moorebooks

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 12/01/2019 14:19:13   Subject: The Mines of the Peak District Vol.3 - Castleton
[quote="AR"]If you want a good book on the mines of Castleton, I'd suggest you get a copy of this one: http://pwhole.com/castleton.htm[/quote]

Agree with AR much better volume I have sold o
Topic: MBE for services to Cornish Heritage
Moorebooks

Forum: Northern Ireland   Posted: 05/01/2019 22:44:42   Subject: MBE for services to Cornish Heritage
[quote="Roy Morton"][quote="Moorebooks"]I shall have to get out the silver cutlery, best China and pure silk sheep next time he wants a stopover.

Well deserved he works hard

Mike
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