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Topic: Isle of Man 1905 - Whats going on ?
Moorebooks

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 14/08/2019 09:46:07   Subject: Isle of Man 1905 - Whats going on ?
Hi Chris,

Is that Bradda Head on IoM?
Topic: Access issues
Moorebooks

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 29/07/2019 21:27:42   Subject: Access issues
[quote="royfellows"]Good luck with it.

It does bring to mind a legal issue of some years ago whereby someone bought the Lordship of a Manor which included a strip of a few yards width along
Topic: Pant-yr-Afon (Llechwedd) power station tours
Moorebooks

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 19/07/2019 14:00:43   Subject: Pant-yr-Afon (Llechwedd) power station tours
[quote="sinker"]I got in on the Saturday. 2 spaces; Mrs Sinker never ceases to be amazed at the romantic locations I take her to ??[/quote]

Fully booked when I logged on

Mike
Topic: NAMHO Conference 2019
Moorebooks

Forum: Events   Posted: 09/07/2019 12:09:30   Subject: NAMHO Conference 2019
Roy,

A fantastic conference , everybody thoroughly enjoyed all aspects . Inevitably there will be problems and last minute changes


Liked the free beer on Sunday night too<
Topic: NAMHO Conference 2019
Moorebooks

Forum: Events   Posted: 02/07/2019 17:27:44   Subject: NAMHO Conference 2019
I car spel black country lingo neither can my sat nav

:thumbsup:
Topic: NAMHO Conference 2019
Moorebooks

Forum: Events   Posted: 02/07/2019 17:15:17   Subject: NAMHO Conference 2019
[quote="royfellows"]I dont use one, in Wales probably take you into a river.[/quote]

Don't use one getting to your house either you end up in the middle of a city where they talk in a stran
Topic: Book Stand at NAMHO - pre order
Moorebooks

Forum: Events   Posted: 01/07/2019 13:57:46   Subject: Book Stand at NAMHO - pre order
I will have a stand at the conference

I will be offering used A5 memoirs of NMRS at £2.00

I have volume 3, 5, 6 and 7 of mines of the Gwydyr Forest all new at £2.00 and volume 4
Topic: NAMHO Conference 2019
Moorebooks

Forum: Events   Posted: 01/07/2019 12:54:10   Subject: NAMHO Conference 2019
Talking of Books

I will be there with a stand does anyone want anything reserving I have only 1 copy of the frongoch book in stock will anyone want a copies of that

Mike
Topic: Video : A Dangerous Shale Reccie In The Old Dragon Mine : Abandoned Mine Explore #28
Moorebooks

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 30/06/2019 19:15:57   Subject: Video : A Dangerous Shale Reccie In The Old Dragon Mine : Abandoned Mine Explore #28
[quote="RetroGamerVX"]Mine names are changed at the request of the relivent authorities due to public safety and mine preservation[/quote]

Relevant Authorities?

You have permissi
Topic: Video : A Dangerous Shale Reccie In The Old Dragon Mine : Abandoned Mine Explore #28
Moorebooks

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 30/06/2019 19:15:51   Subject: Video : A Dangerous Shale Reccie In The Old Dragon Mine : Abandoned Mine Explore #28
[quote="RetroGamerVX"]Mine names are changed at the request of the relivent authorities due to public safety and mine preservation[/quote]

Relevant Authorities?

You have permissi
Topic: Video : A Dangerous Shale Reccie In The Old Dragon Mine : Abandoned Mine Explore #28
Moorebooks

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 30/06/2019 16:58:23   Subject: Video : A Dangerous Shale Reccie In The Old Dragon Mine : Abandoned Mine Explore #28
[quote="RetroGamerVX"]Read the note at the beginning of the video[/quote]

And why would I bother looking at it when it seems a work of fiction.

Mike
Topic: Video : A Dangerous Shale Reccie In The Old Dragon Mine : Abandoned Mine Explore #28
Moorebooks

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 30/06/2019 15:41:32   Subject: Video : A Dangerous Shale Reccie In The Old Dragon Mine : Abandoned Mine Explore #28
[quote="UK Abandoned Mine Explores"]In this one, we go and reccie a mine to see what state it is in before doing a future through trip. Jono has not been in a shale environment this rough before so a
Topic: Video : A Dangerous Shale Reccie In The Old Dragon Mine : Abandoned Mine Explore #28
Moorebooks

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 30/06/2019 13:47:40   Subject: Video : A Dangerous Shale Reccie In The Old Dragon Mine : Abandoned Mine Explore #28


Old Dragon Mine where is that ? Do you mean Red Dragon Mine?

Mike
Topic: Fellows lamps forum.
Moorebooks

Forum: Lamps & Lighting   Posted: 24/06/2019 10:45:35   Subject: Fellows lamps forum.


Staff need more than a Bowl of Grogg and a promise of a Frongoch visit:lol::lol:
Topic: Fellows lamps forum.
Moorebooks

Forum: Lamps & Lighting   Posted: 24/06/2019 10:02:27   Subject: Fellows lamps forum.
[quote="royfellows"]Shop closed until 15th July 2019 due to other heavy commitments.

Hardly surprising
:lol:[/quote]

You just can't get the staff!!
Topic: SYMPOSIUM ON SCOTTISH MINING
Moorebooks

Forum: Events   Posted: 24/06/2019 09:53:02   Subject: SYMPOSIUM ON SCOTTISH MINING
A symposium is being held on 19th October 2019 at Leadhills. The topic is "Mining history and archaeology in Scotland: towards a research strategy" and this will be a one day conference organised by L
Topic: A History of the Fuller's Earth Mining Industry around Bath
Moorebooks

Forum: For Sale! (and wanted / for swap)   Posted: 19/06/2019 15:06:09   Subject: A History of the Fuller's Earth Mining Industry around Bath
I know several people who wanted copies of this book and I am pleased to inform that it has been reprinted.

A History of the Fuller's Earth Mining Industry around Bath

Authors N
Topic: Video : Abandoned Mine Explore #27 : Finding Mineral Collectors & Descending To The Lake : Corkscrew Mine
Moorebooks

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 15/06/2019 15:43:51   Subject: Video : Abandoned Mine Explore #27 : Finding Mineral Collectors & Descending To The Lake : Corkscrew Mine
I am not aware of this mine where is it?
Topic: Midlands accessible mines
Moorebooks

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 05/06/2019 09:04:41   Subject: Midlands accessible mines
[quote="Caever"][quote="Praada"]I also think they prefer you to have BCA cover at Alderley Edge, may have changed though depending on nature of the visit?[/quote]

If you have BCA insurance
Topic: Exploring Coal Mines - Gas?
Moorebooks

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 03/06/2019 12:55:26   Subject: Exploring Coal Mines - Gas?


yOU COULD TRY fOREST OF dEAN WHERE THERE ARE STILL SMALL WORKING COAL MINES WITHOUT BAD AIR

Mike
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
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