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Index to "Mining History" - the PDMHS Bulletin

Index to "Mining History" - Volume 10

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Volume 10 Number 1 - Summer 1987

  • Hopping Mine, Upperwood, Matlock Bath -- Peter Naylor
  • John Burton of Bonsall, Derbyshire and Iowa, U.S.A., 1795 to 1854 -- Peter J. Naylor
  • Great Rake Mine in the 1920's: Recalled by Joe Gould -- R. Slack
  • Further Comments about Great Laxey Winding Engine -- David Hollis
  • A Personal Memoir of Millclose Mine in 1939 -- J. Foster-Smith
  • Ringing Rake, Old Jant Mine and Gentlewomen's Pipes and the Genesis of the Masson Deposits, Matlock Bath, Derbyshire -- David G. Quirk
  • John Allen, Miner, on Board H.M.S. Investigator, 1801 to 1804 -- Stuart R. Band
  • Barber Fields Coal Drift Workings, Ringinglow, Sheffield -- John Matthews and Alan Crocker

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Volume 10 Number 2 - Winter 1987

  • Ancient Zinc-Lead-Silver Mining in Rajasthan, India: Interim Report -- Lynn Willies
  • Dane Bower Colliery, Wildboarclough, Cheshire -- David Williams
  • The Building of the Laxey Wheel -- Andrew Scarffe

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Volume 10 Number 3 - Summer 1988

  • The Barmote Court at Wirksworth, 20th. April, 1988 — Michael Cockerton
  • The Working of the Derbyshire Lead Mining Customs in the 18th. And 19th. Centuries — Lynn Willies
  • Evidence of Prehistoric Mining on Copa Hill, Cwmystwyth — Simon Timberlake
  • Stone Hammers and Fire-Setting: A Preliminary Experiment at Cwmystwyth Mine, Dyfed — John Pickin and Simon Timberlake
  • The Cliffs: Quarry and Caves, Little Haywood, Staffordshire — Terry Middleton
  • Mining and Tourism in California — Ivor J. Brown
  • Providence Mine, The Kursall and the 1981 Derbyshire Act — Lynn Willies

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Volume 10 Number 4 - Winter 1987

This Edition of the Bulletin comprises the Papers presented at the First International Mining Law History Conference held at the Peak District Mining Museum on the 28th. And 29th. Of May 1988, to celebrate the 700th. Anniversary of the Quo Warrento or Inquisition of Ashbourne, held in 1288.

  • Opening Remarks by the Chairman — J.H. Rieuwerts
  • Thoughts on Mining Law History — T.D. Ford
  • Roman Mining Law — David Elkington
  • The History of Customary Mining Law at Grassington in Yorkshire — M.C. Gill
  • A Survey of Lead Mining in Wirksworth Wapentake in 1650 — R. Slack
  • Stannary Law — R. Pennington
  • The Quo Warrento – A New Translation — David Gordon
  • The First German Mining Laws and the Archaeological Evidence — Gerd Weisgerber
  • Notes on the Development of Modern Mining Legislation — Ivor J. Brown
  • The Mining Ordinances of New Spain: A Study in Colonial Administration of the Mining Industry — John C. Lacy
  • Mining District Rules: Popular Law Making in the American Frontier — Stanley Dempsey
  • The “Extralateral” Right in the United States — Don Sherwood

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Volume 10 Number 5 - Summer 1989

  • Voyage Metallurgique en Angleterre -- Hazel Martell and Mike Gill
  • Evidence of Ancient Copper Mining at Engine Vein, Alderley Edge -- David Gale
  • Prehistoric Mining Hammers from Bradda Head, Isle of Man -- John Pickin and Terry Worthington
  • Calver Mill -- Lynn Willies
  • The Economics of Lead Mining in 16th. and 17th. Century Brassington -- R. Slack
  • A Grooved Stone Hammer from Alderley Edge -- Lynn and Sheelagh Willies
  • The Search for Iron, Lead and Gold in Douglas Bay, Isle of Man: Old Mining Trials and New Insights into the Geology -- David B. Hollis
  • Mining and Tourism in Arizona -- Ivor J. Brown
  • Extralateral Rights and the Derbyshire Customs -- Lynn Willies and Don Sherwood

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Volume 10 Number 6 - Winter 1989

  • The Comparative Archaeology of Tin and Lead Dressing in Britain during the Nineteenth Century -- Marilyn Palmer and Peter Neverson
  • Letters to the Editor
  • Calver Mill -- Nick Laffoley
  • Extra-Lateral Rights and the Derbyshire Diffusionists -- Mike Gill
  • Quo Warrento -- David Gordon
  • The World Museum of Mining, Butte, Montana -- Lynn Willies
  • The Hafod-y-Porth Copper Mine -- J.L. Agnew
  • Index to Volume 10 -- David Williams

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