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Posts by lyndonb

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Topic: Wheal Maid
lyndonb

Forum: South West England   Posted: 07/11/2012 22:03:20   Subject: Wheal Maid
[quote="royfellows"]People had being going for the copper in the electric cables, and guess where they had burned off the insulation?[/quote]

How do you mean Roy ? x
Topic: Wheal Maid
lyndonb

Forum: South West England   Posted: 07/11/2012 22:02:15   Subject: Wheal Maid
:)

Any chance of some scans of some scans/photos of plans my man ? ;) :angel:
Topic: Wheal Maid
lyndonb

Forum: South West England   Posted: 19/07/2012 16:25:52   Subject: Wheal Maid
Thanks again :)
Topic: Wheal Maid
lyndonb

Forum: South West England   Posted: 15/07/2012 19:54:48   Subject: Wheal Maid
[quote]Rubbish tip on the outskirts of Newquay? Why not put it in the middle?[/quote] :lol:
Topic: Wheal Maid
lyndonb

Forum: South West England   Posted: 15/07/2012 12:55:05   Subject: Wheal Maid
Thanks very much stuey, very informative. :)
Topic: Wheal Maid
lyndonb

Forum: South West England   Posted: 14/07/2012 18:04:46   Subject: Wheal Maid
Hey guys... :)
Does anyone have information on the extent of work that was carried out in the 1980's. I gather Mount Wellington and Wheal Jane connected via the decline but to what extent? ;D
Topic: Mount Bay Consols Sl Mixed Mine
lyndonb

Forum: South West England   Posted: 08/12/2011 01:26:57   Subject: Mount Bay Consols Sl Mixed Mine
Thanks :)
Topic: Mount Bay Consols Sl Mixed Mine
lyndonb

Forum: South West England   Posted: 18/11/2011 09:26:53   Subject: Mount Bay Consols Sl Mixed Mine
I'll second that wheal...;)
Topic: Mount Bay Consols Sl Mixed Mine
lyndonb

Forum: South West England   Posted: 09/11/2011 20:06:07   Subject: Mount Bay Consols Sl Mixed Mine
I'm going on wheal's fieldwork. Not so sure about 'a' and 'b' to be honest. :angel:

This mine: Mount Bay Consols Sl Mixed Mine

;)

Not being funny, but it has seemed
Topic: Mount Bay Consols Sl Mixed Mine
lyndonb

Forum: South West England   Posted: 09/11/2011 11:56:16   Subject: Mount Bay Consols Sl Mixed Mine
IANCC,
I would say around this point: SW 52622 30498, from the point of view of the photographs. Again I'm not sure though...
:-[
Topic: Mount Bay Consols Sl Mixed Mine
lyndonb

Forum: South West England   Posted: 09/11/2011 09:42:47   Subject: Mount Bay Consols Sl Mixed Mine
Hey all,
I was looking at Wherry mine in the database, then went to check out Mounts Bay Consols, and it appears the location pin on the google map is about 4km to the east in Chyandour instead
Topic: Vanoord's a Joke
lyndonb

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 26/10/2011 22:53:47   Subject: Vanoord's a Joke
;D ;D ;D
Topic: Vanoord's a Joke
lyndonb

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 23/10/2011 21:50:32   Subject: Vanoord's a Joke
Courtesy of Tim Vine:
Uncle Ben is dead.... No more Mr. Rice guy...
Topic: Mines in music
lyndonb

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 16/09/2011 09:25:51   Subject: Mines in music
Blue Sky Mine - Midnight Oil - Not UK related though ;)
Topic: Books for sale
lyndonb

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 22/02/2011 09:53:05   Subject: Books for sale
Could be interested in the St. Ives vol.
Are you able to PM details Roy?
Thanks
Topic: Interesting BBC/SWFTA film clips
lyndonb

Forum: South West England   Posted: 03/12/2010 02:53:59   Subject: Interesting BBC/SWFTA film clips
Found these a while back on the bbc site, but didn't have real player installed - now I do...

[url]http://www.bbc.co.uk/nationonfilm/topics/tin-mining/[/url]
Topic: Treweeks shaft (Geevor)
lyndonb

Forum: South West England   Posted: 14/11/2010 18:57:17   Subject: Treweeks shaft (Geevor)
I was gonna mention Allens shaft but I been working...
Topic: Treweeks shaft (Geevor)
lyndonb

Forum: South West England   Posted: 13/11/2010 16:37:12   Subject: Treweeks shaft (Geevor)
Anyone know when and why they removed the headframe after the closure?
Thanks
Topic: West Cornish mines
lyndonb

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 13/11/2010 16:34:47   Subject: West Cornish mines
I've not got any experience exploring, but it is something I want to do round here!

If you want to meet up let me know.
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