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Topic: Cwmystwyth - Level Fawr
Harvey

Forum: Mid Wales   Posted: 24/03/2016 15:16:18   Subject: Cwmystwyth - Level Fawr
Hi,
RE. the Skip in Level Fawr:
Is there just the one skip and does it still
have wheels?

Topic: Conglog Slate Mine
Harvey

Forum: Mid Wales   Posted: 18/03/2016 15:22:15   Subject: Conglog Slate Mine
JohnnearCfon,
Yes indeed! I saw the sheaf wheel lying down (not me !)
and the large gear wheel in the last chamber.
No trucks.
I guess the wheel was for haulage along the level to
Topic: Conglog Slate Mine
Harvey

Forum: Mid Wales   Posted: 17/03/2016 15:05:06   Subject: Conglog Slate Mine
The Bogieman, many thanks for the information.
I should be able to follow your directions when I next visit.

I must have been totally off route considering I went along a very long dr
Topic: Conglog Slate Mine
Harvey

Forum: Mid Wales   Posted: 17/03/2016 14:58:38   Subject: Conglog Slate Mine
Dr J, many thanks for the photo.
That is the truck I was looking for.

Harvey.
Topic: Conglog Slate Mine
Harvey

Forum: Mid Wales   Posted: 15/03/2016 12:19:51   Subject: Conglog Slate Mine
Hi, I was in there recently.
It's a long drive into the hill with several chambers
leading off but the trucks that are supposed to be in there
were no where to be seen.
Maybe ther
Topic: Cwmystwyth
Harvey

Forum: Mid Wales   Posted: 15/03/2016 12:02:58   Subject: Cwmystwyth
Hi, RE. the repair work being done at Level Fawr.
Will this impede access to the second tube and thence
to the second truck?:)
Topic: Gold mining in Snowdonia could return
Harvey

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 01/12/2014 15:16:57   Subject: Gold mining in Snowdonia could return
I would have thought the Dolgellau goldbelt was pretty well worked out by now. All that sudden fuss over tiny rerturns?
Leave it where it is for future geological interests.
Must they keep
Topic: Hemerdon Mine
Harvey

Forum: South West England   Posted: 14/07/2014 15:34:24   Subject: Hemerdon Mine
RE. the re-opening of HEMERDON.
I believe the old mine never actually came into production.

Is the 'mine' going to be an opencast working (a big big hole) or will it be a Stockwork?
Topic: Frongoch User Album (album)
Harvey

Forum: Mid Wales   Posted: 04/06/2014 15:02:55   Subject: Frongoch User Album (album)
Cheers Roy. Much appreciated.

Harvey.

;D
Topic: Sealed - Church Mine North
Harvey

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 20/06/2012 15:58:21   Subject: Sealed - Church Mine North
I would have thought there would need to be an annual Bat count which would necessitate gates on those grills for access.

Why not pay the gamekeeper a small 'trespass fee' for the estate.
Topic: 'Art' Attack
Harvey

Forum: South West England   Posted: 30/05/2012 15:53:27   Subject: 'Art' Attack
A lot of pretentious rubbish.
Topic: Sealed - Church Mine North
Harvey

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 16/05/2012 15:01:44   Subject: Sealed - Church Mine North
What we need is proper representation. For instance the British Caving Association might be of help to negotiate an access agreement. As I understand, being a member of the BCA provides personal ins
Topic: Burtree update.
Harvey

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 17/02/2012 12:16:34   Subject: Burtree update.
Hi, I just thought I'd ask around about access to this site.

Has the matter been resolved?

Has anyone had a 'fresh experience'?


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