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Index to "Mining History" - the PDMHS Bulletin

Index to "Mining History" - Volume 11

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 Volume 11 Number 1 - Summer 1990

  • Derbyshire Lead Smelting in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries -- Lynn Willies
  • Letters to the Editor:
  • Diffusion and Determinism -- Lynn Willies
  • Iron, Lead, and Gold in Douglas Bay -- Nick Laffoley
  • Pyromorphite: A Secondary Lead Mineral -- J. Cotter-Howells and R. Giddens
  • Exploration of Cromford Moor Mine, Steeplegrange, Wirksworth -- Andrew Porter
  • Three Eighteenth Century Mining Disputes at Grassington, Yorkshire -- Mike Gill
  • Bell Hole - The History and Geology of a Small Lead Mine near Foxdale, I.o.M. -- David B. Hollis
  • The Mines at Campiglia Marittima, Livorno, Italy -- Lynn Willies
  • Mining and Tourism in Colorado, USA -- Ivor J. Brown

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PDMHS Bulletin Vol. 11 No. 1

Volume 11 Number 2 - Winter 1990

  • The Operation of the Trevithick Wills Founder Water Pressure Engine -- A.G. Dixon
  • Analysis of Lead from a Romano-British Coffin -- Keith Gregory
  • Horsebuttocks and Winster Pitts Mines, Winster -- D. Penney and E.M. Dixon
  • Derbyshire Miners in Sussex -- A.J. Pearce
  • Loss to Eyam's Mining Heritage -- Douglas Nash
  • Burgam: Shropshire's Last Working Metal Mine -- Ivor J. Brown
  • Shipping the Great Laxey Ores -- Andrew Scarffe
  • An Early Bronze Age Tin Mine in Anatolia, Turkey -- Lynn Willies
  • The Industrial Archaeology of the Rio Tinto and the Iberian Pyrite Belt -- James A. Thorburn

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PDMHS Bulletin Vol. 11 No. 2

Volume 11 Number 3 - Summer 1991

  • Ancient Mining at Wadi Amram, Israel -- Lynn Willies
  • Long Garth - A Little Known Copper Mine in the Lake District -- Rolf von Arx
  • Leslie Owen Ford (1913-1990) -- William A.S. Sarjeant
  • Forty Years Ago
  • An Early Barmote Court Dispute and some Facts Relating to Flots, Floats, Flats and Pipes -- J.H. Rieuwerts
  • A Lead Horse Moulding Found in a Mine -- Trevor D. Ford
  • Further Observations on the Trevithick Water Pressure Engine, with comments on the New Museum Model -- Frank Peel
  • Schram's Rock Boring and Air Compressing Machinery -- S.L. Garlic
  • Fluorspar Mining in Derbyshire -- J.V. Bramley
  • Clay Mining in the Holymoorside Area of Chesterfield -- R.A. Marsh
  • Bulletin 11-3 - Addendum

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Volume 11 Number 4 - Winter 1991

  • Firesetting at Hope Mine, but where is it? -- T.D. Ford, R. Paulson and L. Willies
  • Gypsum Working in the Parish of Orston, Notts. -- Paul Barnes and Ron. J. Firman
  • Life in a Small Mining Community, 1944-54 -- Ivor J. Brown
  • Mining in North Devon Prior to 1800 -- Peter Claughton
  • The British Mines Inspectorate: The Early Years -- Barry Job
  •  Lead Mining in Spain in the Nineteenth Century: Spanish Industry or British Adventure? -- Steve Fletcher
  • Gentlemen Barmasters: A Seventeenth Century Mining Dynasty -- Ronald Slack
  • Horsecroft Shaft, Winster -- Tony Wood and David Warriner
  • The AD Lead Mines in Swaledale, Yorkshire -- M.C. Gill
  • A Visit to the Kolar Gold Field, India -- Lynn Willies

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Volume 11 Number 5 - Summer 1992

  • Management and Workers at Miners Engine Mine, Eyam, in the mid-Eighteenth Century -- Lynn Willies
  • The Mines Inspectors and the Accidents at Glasshouse Common Ironstone Mine, 1865, and Baddesley Colliery, 1882. -- Barry Job
  • Eric Fisher of Winster: Obituary
  • Ancient Mining Customs used in England Today -- F.E. Gregory
  • Report on the 1991 Archaeological Survey of Kestel Tin Mine, Turkey -- Lynn Willies
  • Letters to the Editor
  • A.D. Lead Mines, Swaledale -- Michael C. Gill
  • Hope Mine, Castleblaney, Co. Monaghan -- Alan R. Williams
  • Twenty Thousand Miners can't be Wrong -- David Kiernan
  • Years of Hope for a Shropshire Mine and a Young Miner -- Ivor J. Brown
  • Gazetteer of Tin and Lead Ore Dressing Sites in Britain -- Marilyn Palmer and Peter Neaverson
  • The Largest Blue John Vases ever made -- Trevor D. Ford

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PDMHS Bulletin Vol. 11 No. 5

Volume 11 Number 6 - Winter 1992

  • The Early Life and Geological Work of John Mawe (1766-1829) and a note on his travels in Brazil -- Hugh S. Torrens
  • Free Men or Wage Slaves? The Miners of the Wirksworth Area in the 1650s -- R. Slack
  • Mines and Boundary Stones at Carsington Pasture -- R. Slack
  • The Chartermaster System of Mine Management in Shropshire -- Ivor J. Brown
  • An Hitherto Unknown Account of a late 18th. Century visit to the Speedwell Mine at Castleton by James Plumtre -- Trevor D. Ford
  • Postscript to the Largest Blue John Vases ever made -- Trevor D. Ford
  • Letters to the Editor:
  • Twenty Thousand Miners can't be wrong, but Dr. Kiernan can -- Roger Burt
  • Proto-mania -- David Kiernan
  • Ancient and Post-Medieval Mining Sites in the Khetri Copper Belt and Kolar Gold Field, India -- Lynn Willies
  • Lead Smelting in Welsh Furnaces at Pontesford, Shropshire -- Hazel Martell and Mike C. Gill
  • The Inundation of the Spitalwell Ironstone Mine, Chesterfield, 1864 -- David Williams
  • Index to Volume 11 -- David Williams

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