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Index to "Mining History" - Volume 5

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Volume 5 Number 1 - April 1972

  • The Royledge and New York Copper Mines, Upper Elkstones, near Leek, Staffordshire -- L. Porter and J.A. Robey
  • Magpie Mine and the Bacon Family, 1930 to 1951 -- Ivor Brown
  • The Metalliferous Mines of the Weaver Hills, Staffordshire. Part 2: The Ribden Mines -- L. Porter and J.A. Robey
  • Gabriel Jars (1732 to 1769) and the Derbyshire Lead Industry -- Lynn Willies
  • Lead Smelting Sites at Beeley Moor, Barbrook and Stonedge: Report of Field Meeting -- Lynn Willies
  • Notes on the Lathkill Gold Mine, 1854 to 1856 -- W.R. Grigor-Taylor
  • Recollections of a Mill Close Lead Miner -- Richard Bird
  • Putwell Hill Lead Mine, Monsal Dale -- Richard Bird
  • A Survey of Good Luck Mine and Adjacent Levels in the Via Gellia -- R.B. Flindall and A.J. Hayes

Volume 5 Number 2 - October 1972

  • Biographical Notes on Derbyshire Authors: William Adam (1794? to 1873) and the "Gem of the Peak" -- Trevor D. Ford
  • Origins and History of Fire Setting -- P.J. Naylor
  • The Dale Mine, Manifold Valley, North Staffordshire: Part 1 -- Lindsey Porter and John Robey
  • Eyam Cottage Museum Project -- Clarence Daniel
  • Parys Mountain Copper Mine, Anglesey -- J.D. Weston
  • Wapping Mine and Cumberland Cavern, Matlock Bath -- Roger Flindall and Andrew Hayes

Volume 5 Number 3 - May 1973

  • New Pumps for Old -- G. Kitchen and D. Penney
  • The Mines East of Hoptonwood Quarries, Via Gellia -- Roger Flindall and Andrew Hayes
  • Supplementary Notes on the Lead Mines in the Monyash-Flagg Area of Derbyshire -- J.A. Robey
  • Folklore and Superstition in the Mines -- K.H. Johnson
  • Mixon Mine - Level in South Shaft -- Stuart Davis
  • The Dale Mine, Manifold Valley, North Staffordshire: Part 2 -- L. Porter and J. Robey
  • Crich Lot and Cope -- Notes by S.L. Garlic

Volume 5 Number 4 - October 1973

  • The Mines near Upperwood, Matlock Bath. Part 1: The Tear Breeches - Hopping - Fluor Spar - Speedwell Complex -- Roger Flindall and Andrew Hayes
  • The Watergrove Pumping Engine of 1838 -- R.A. Haywood
  • Thoughts on Derbyshire Caves and Mines -- John Goldby
  • Goodluck Mine, Via Gellia -- Ron Amner and Peter J. Naylor

Volume 5 Number 5 - April 1974

  • An Ecological Survey of Mines in Cucklet Delph, Stoney Middleton -- Adrian J. Pearce
  • A Preliminary Survey of the Bincliff Lead Mines, Wetton, Staffordshire -- P.D. Pedrick and G.J. Chapman
  • A History of the Bincliff Lead Mines, Wetton -- Lindsey Porter and John Robey
  • The Dale Mine, Manifold Valley, North Staffordshire: Part 3 -- Lindsey Porter and John Robey
  • The Lords' Cupola, Middleton Dale -- Lynn Willies
  • Lead Poisoning in the Derbyshire Lead Industry -- Lynn Willies
  • Preservation of Mining Relics - Notes for Guidance -- P. Strange, P. Naylor and L. Willies
  • Folksongs of the Peak District Miners - A Letter -- W.A.S. Sarjeant
  • Analysis of Membership of the Society -- P. Naylor
  • Lead Mining in Cromford Liberty, 1698 to 1714 -- Roger Flindall

Volume 5 Number 6 - October 1974

  • The Re-opening of the Magpie Sough -- Lynn Willies
  • Notes on Bravoite in Derbyshire -- P.E. Lunn, P.J. Rogers and R. Ixer
  • Recovery of the Second Steam Pumping Engine from Putwell Hill Mines, Monsal Dale -- R. Amner
  • Britain's Mines and Manufacturies: Celia Fiennes' Observations in 1697-8 -- J.A. Robey
  • A Survey of Maypit and Redsoil Mines, Sheldon -- Lynn Willies
  • A Sharpening Stone from a Level on Hassop Common -- John Picken
  • Biographical Notes: John Whitehurst, 1713 to 1788 -- T.D. Ford
  • Report on Shaft Capping on Masson Hill, Matlock, June 1974 -- Lynn Willies
  • A Survey of a Mine in Tearsall Rough, Wensley -- Roger Flindall
  • Index to Volume 5

 

Thanks are due to Dave Williams for compiling the list!

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