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Topic: Thursday Nighters - 9th of October
lazyjason

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 10/10/2019 14:38:59   Subject: Thursday Nighters - 9th of October
Plummeting headfirst is much more fun.. I shall be meandering along later in galoshes and oilskins with a bag of naughty words to ward off the offending wet air that is currently in abundance...
Topic: Thursday Nighters - 30th of May
lazyjason

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 29/05/2019 17:59:40   Subject: Thursday Nighters - 30th of May
Me... In ;D
Topic: Thursday Nighters - 30th of May
lazyjason

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 29/05/2019 17:59:32   Subject: Thursday Nighters - 30th of May
Me... In ;D
Topic: Thursday Nighters - 26th of July
lazyjason

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 27/07/2018 23:25:25   Subject: Thursday Nighters - 26th of July
Glad to make your aquaintance.
Thursday Nighters Rock... Hmm, maybe a t-shirt in the making? ;D
Topic: Thursday nighters - 12th of July
lazyjason

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 11/07/2018 11:11:40   Subject: Thursday nighters - 12th of July
Da Iawn.

See you there :)
Topic: Hendre Spar
lazyjason

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 02/06/2018 19:16:32   Subject: Hendre Spar
That was me. Just wondered what was further down behind the spoil and below?
Topic: Hendre Spar
lazyjason

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 01/06/2018 21:52:29   Subject: Hendre Spar
Anyone know what's below the chuck/choc stone in the open stope. Apart from certain death?

Topic: Thursday Nighters - 31st of May
lazyjason

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 30/05/2018 21:05:42   Subject: Thursday Nighters - 31st of May
Thank you Mr Sinker Sir.:thumbsup:
Topic: Thursday Nighters - 31st of May
lazyjason

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 30/05/2018 20:38:12   Subject: Thursday Nighters - 31st of May
Anyone know roughly how long the trip is as I have a not so Mini Me attending and the Mother would like to know roughly what time I'll be returning the baby. Hopefully undamaged.....:confused:
Topic: Thursday Nighters - 17th of May
lazyjason

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 18/05/2018 12:44:51   Subject: Thursday Nighters - 17th of May
The dodgy bolts were nothing compared to hanging doom that lay in wait below!;(. The collapsed wood at the end of the bottom adit is the rather narrow exit from the pitch.
I like the fact that th
Topic: Thursday Nighters - 3rd of May
lazyjason

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 02/05/2018 22:28:00   Subject: Thursday Nighters - 3rd of May
Thought I'd comment to keep this at the top of the forum ;D

I'll be there :thumbsup:
Topic: Thursday nighters - 26th April
lazyjason

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 25/04/2018 23:49:38   Subject: Thursday nighters - 26th April
Fab'. Thought I was going solo.
Must have a shufty in the top pit :thumbsup::thumbsup:
Topic: Thursday Nighters - 19nd of April
lazyjason

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 17/04/2018 17:13:29   Subject: Thursday Nighters - 19nd of April
Is that the Twll on Moel y Hyd. You know the one; where you can ab' down 200' on a 30' rope and find an imigrant sheep with no broken bones waiting to be rescued....:lol:
Topic: Where Is It.... ? North Pennines.
lazyjason

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 08/02/2018 15:41:45   Subject: Where Is It.... ? North Pennines.
Penarth?:confused:
Topic: Thursday Nighters - 8th of February
lazyjason

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 07/02/2018 15:44:41   Subject: Thursday Nighters - 8th of February
Ah! If I think you're refering to the place that I think you are then then I understand. I didn't mind it too much though; or was I being too overenthusiastic and naive?? Cawl Defaid...
Unfriendy
Topic: Family research
lazyjason

Forum: South West England   Posted: 12/01/2018 23:42:13   Subject: Family research
Hello Mr Pingu.
does this help?
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pingu
:lol:
Good luck hunting.
Napolion.
Topic: Ramsgate Eastcliff
lazyjason

Forum: South East England   Posted: 08/01/2018 23:25:15   Subject: Ramsgate Eastcliff
As I understand it from all the way up here in North Wales that the Ramsgate Tunnels are a commercial concern.. Shame. Any other access?
Also if memory serves correctly there is at least one adit
Topic: Underground diving lakes?
lazyjason

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 19/12/2017 15:44:31   Subject: Underground diving lakes?
Ahh, forgot the uk bit.. soz.
I've done business with them over the years and have spoken on numerous occasions to a top chap called Mike Duke.: Vivien and Dorothea have cropped up in conversatio
Topic: Underground diving lakes?
lazyjason

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 18/12/2017 20:43:00   Subject: Underground diving lakes?
http://www.llynscuba.org is a possibility. Well experienced diver as far as I'm aware.
Topic: Thursday Nighters - 26th of October
lazyjason

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 25/10/2017 01:02:16   Subject: Thursday Nighters - 26th of October
Fab' ;D
Can we we do the slightly dodgy scramble and squeeze through the collapse bit just after the "person way" that leads to the Fluffy Draig tunnel, then cram as much in as possible? There's
Topic: One for the steam buffs
lazyjason

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 18/10/2017 00:17:39   Subject: One for the steam buffs
as a playwight once wrote:
"All the world’s a stage,
And all the men and women merely players;
They have their exits and their entrances,
And one man (woman) in his time plays many
Topic: Thursday Nighters - 5th of October
lazyjason

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 06/10/2017 21:33:44   Subject: Thursday Nighters - 5th of October
The bottom of the upper stope was an interesting place. Intrigued as to where the drainage adit emerges.

Ascending was equally interesting with the evening finished off with a quote I shall
Topic: Thursday Nighters - 5th of October
lazyjason

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 04/10/2017 22:13:56   Subject: Thursday Nighters - 5th of October
[quote="BenA"]Have abseiled down the stone lined shaft by old mill. As i remember tunnel to left facing up hill leads to adit by road in field, i think, as this was years ago, that there is a tunnel l
Topic: Thursday Nighters - 5th of October
lazyjason

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 04/10/2017 21:03:36   Subject: Thursday Nighters - 5th of October
Brilliant! Plug the drilly thing into my dodgy wiring and sap up a bit of excess energy. Also bring a flourescent tube and have some free lighting. Not sure where one might plug that tho', only got a
Topic: Thursday Nighters - 5th of October
lazyjason

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 04/10/2017 20:30:12   Subject: Thursday Nighters - 5th of October
Bryn y Felin: Luvly Jubbly.:thumbsup:
I have bolty things if needed. However might be a tad late as I'm dropping mini me back in Fflaaan Ffestiniog for six. So I'm guessing it 's about 40 mins fr
Topic: Thursday Nighters - 28th of September
lazyjason

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 30/09/2017 01:10:53   Subject: Thursday Nighters - 28th of September
Actually: I think we've done them all.
The top stope we did on Thursday night; the tunnel goes nowhere. However the stope itself goes down further. At a guess about fifty feet. We didn't drop it
Topic: Thursday Nighters - 28th of September
lazyjason

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 30/09/2017 00:54:46   Subject: Thursday Nighters - 28th of September
Er No!. Just the fridge side. It's a shame as below the fridge the stope bears off under the pack wall, it goes back on itself at about forty degrees towards Beddgelert. What looks as though it may ha
Topic: Thursday Nighters - 28th of September
lazyjason

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 29/09/2017 00:08:34   Subject: Thursday Nighters - 28th of September
Another cool trip to Bryn y Felin.
The stope with the fridge..And a bit more:. Nothing quite like abseiling into someones dustbin. The feeling of being possibly the first one in there since Stept
Topic: Thursday Nighters - 28th of September
lazyjason

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 28/09/2017 16:31:35   Subject: Thursday Nighters - 28th of September
Petzl Coeur Goujon ... Sounds like something yummy that might go with a light Belgium Beer!
Stainless Steel: Yes.

Re drill; was going to use my head before coming to that conclusion :
Topic: Thursday Nighters - 28th of September
lazyjason

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 28/09/2017 15:32:02   Subject: Thursday Nighters - 28th of September
New bolts n hangers a plenty :)
Just need someone wot knows wot to do wiv em !!!!
Oh, they're 10mm btw.

See you there ;D.
Topic: Thursday Night 21st
lazyjason

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 20/09/2017 21:10:44   Subject: Thursday Night 21st
Ah that'll be a nice change.

I was considering a spot Votty tomorrow but there's been no takers. Maybe it's out of bounds. Anyway Willy's deffo dropped out...
Topic: Thursday Night 21st
lazyjason

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 20/09/2017 20:29:12   Subject: Thursday Night 21st
Phil.
Why are you in a skipmuseum?? ROFL PMSL LOL etc

:oops: :offtopic:
Topic: Thursday Night 21st
lazyjason

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 20/09/2017 12:55:06   Subject: Thursday Night 21st
Ayup.

Anyone likely to be about? If so any ideas where to go?

Hasta wedyn.

Jason
Topic: Thursday Nighters - 24th of August
lazyjason

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 23/08/2017 23:18:51   Subject: Thursday Nighters - 24th of August
Re Bryn-y-Felin Copper Mine(dissused) o/s map1840 - 1918 (or whatever).
After many hours of gleaning the interwobble only only managed to find out that the Powder house/Magazine I pointed out to
Topic: Thursday Nighters - 24th of August
lazyjason

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 22/08/2017 22:48:12   Subject: Thursday Nighters - 24th of August
i'll be there. Looking forward to stope dropping. I have three very old Havanna Cigars that might repell any those narsty midgets, or anything else that requires oxygen to live....:devil:
Topic: Cwmorthin Managers Office
lazyjason

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 20/06/2017 22:48:11   Subject: Cwmorthin Managers Office
I must say that looks stunning. Job Da Iawn indeed.:thumbsup::thumbsup:
Topic: Thoughts whilst ascending
lazyjason

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 19/05/2017 00:44:56   Subject: Thoughts whilst ascending
Cwm Ceunant: Mr Sinker, " Don't worry, when you get to the bit at the top (the unpleasant looking boulder winking at you whilst resting nonchelantly on a rotten old bit of timber) Just jolt yourself o
Topic: Ty'n-Y-Bryn Slate Mine (mine)
lazyjason

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 21/04/2017 21:37:26   Subject: Ty'n-Y-Bryn Slate Mine (mine)
Must be some u/g workings somewhere: Apart from the geezer that I met being adamant ( he didn't wear makeup or have a head band ((thatI could see)) that there were. By my dodgy reckoning: By adding an
Topic: Ty'n-Y-Bryn Slate Mine (mine)
lazyjason

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 21/04/2017 18:43:28   Subject: Ty'n-Y-Bryn Slate Mine (mine)
Had a wander about there on Sunday: Big yellow digger at the bottom.
The Twll itself has a wet Adit on the second level: Goes in about eighty feet and comes to a dead. Couldn't find any other ad
Topic: Thursday Nighters - 20th of April
lazyjason

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 19/04/2017 19:25:02   Subject: Thursday Nighters - 20th of April
Ohhh what a plank!!! I've lost a day. Well many actually, hundreds of them!!

See you all tomorrow (Thursday)..:confused:
Topic: Thursday Nighters - 20th of April
lazyjason

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 19/04/2017 15:47:27   Subject: Thursday Nighters - 20th of April
[quote="Richierich"]Il be there as usual, see everyone tomorrow ??[/quote]

Tomorrow??? You're keen...
Think I'll go Thursday.
Topic: Thursday Nighters - 20th of April
lazyjason

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 19/04/2017 13:49:23   Subject: Thursday Nighters - 20th of April
Didn't know you could SRT in Wrysgan!.
Been in several times only managing a wander/scramble. Having said that I had no idea what SRT meant back in the day!!!

I'll be there :thumbsup:
Topic: Thursday Nighters - 13th of April
lazyjason

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 10/04/2017 23:24:18   Subject: Thursday Nighters - 13th of April
Wonder if anyone could bring up some nice warm carrots to finish it off! :oops: slightly :offtopic:
Topic: Thursday Nighters - 13th of April
lazyjason

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 10/04/2017 22:59:42   Subject: Thursday Nighters - 13th of April
Cawl Defaid (or Miners Broth!!)..Mmmm; must remember to :)bring some bread.!
Topic: Thursday Nighters - 13th of April
lazyjason

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 10/04/2017 19:14:13   Subject: Thursday Nighters - 13th of April
Sounds like a splendid idea. Nothing like a bit of mancky cold dampness to cheer the soul.;D

I shall also be attending.

Topic: Thoughts whilst ascending
lazyjason

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 03/04/2017 17:22:31   Subject: Thoughts whilst ascending
Sort of on topic but going downwards...
"Hmm dark in here, isn't the rope supposed to go to the bottom?" :confused: :lol: ;)
Topic: Thursday Nighters, Summer 2015.
lazyjason

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 30/03/2017 01:00:13   Subject: Thursday Nighters, Summer 2015.
Ahh! so I was right.;D Sea caves.
There is an adit in Glynllifon, gated. I managed to wriggle through the gap once but didn't venture any further as I was with a group of " Ooer don't go in there
Topic: Thursday Nighters, Summer 2015.
lazyjason

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 29/03/2017 22:07:05   Subject: Thursday Nighters, Summer 2015.
I kayaked down the Dwyryd some years ago. (some nice wharfs before Penrhyndeudraeth). Passed Porthmeirion and found some caves: Had a shufty but they didn't appear to go anywhere.. However that was be
Topic: Wrysgan
lazyjason

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 19/03/2017 21:44:57   Subject: Wrysgan
Oh Yes: Nothing like a bruised rump to end the day. Thought I'd end it properly by blindly wading through the river at the bottom.. How did that rise 12" in four hours??? Has it been raining today.
Topic: Wrysgan
lazyjason

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 19/03/2017 20:51:00   Subject: Wrysgan
Found it ;D.
Went in at the lower adit, did the through trip but ingnored a little ladder and went right, through, under and over some rather large lumps of ceiling; popped up in sheep poo adit t
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