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Mines and quarries in Britain

Johnson, R.

Mines and quarries in Britain

by Johnson, R.

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Published by Macmillan .
Written in English


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Statementby R. Johnson.
SeriesSample studies series
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Open LibraryOL21746660M

gazetteer can be found in Chapter 3 of this book. The gazetteer provided in this document is Version of the digital resource on the Oxford Roman Economy Project website. As such it should be cited as follows: Russell, B. J. (). Gazetteer of Stone Quarries in the File Size: 2MB. Ancient Mines and Quarries edited by Margaret Brewer-LaPorta, Adrian Burke and David Field 1. Geoarchaeological prospecting and Palaeolithic exploitation strategies of the Bajocien flints in Haut-Quercy, France (Larent Bruxelles, Pierre Chalard, Richard Ciszak, Sylvain Ducasse and .

This book fully covers the United States stone quarry industry up through There is also a chapter on “Foreign Building and Ornamental Stones.” Below is a listing of the information covered in the chapters. (Many photographs of quarries, etc., are included in this book.) Part I. . Full text of "The law relating to mines, minerals, & quarries in Great Britain and Ireland: including rights of the Crown, the Duchy of Cornwall, and local laws and customs: with a summary of the laws of foreign states, and practical directions for obtaining government grants to work foreign mines" See other formats.

Mines and quarries. Summary of major operating and approved mines and quarries Company released resource estimates and production statistics for South Australia's major operating and approved mines are summarised in South Australia's major operating/approved mines: resources estimates and production statistics. Major operating and approved.   Britain and Ireland are full of wild places, some remote, many often astonishingly close to home. Christopher Somerville has travelled Storm-battered headlands, hidden waterfalls, tumbledown cottages, the ruins of haunted chapels deep in forgotten woods, medieval Green Men, old mines and quarries being recaptured by nature, rusting sea-forts /5.


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In a committee of experts, including inspectors of mines and of factories, was appointed by the Home Office to investigate the conditions of labour in open quarries, and in the Quarries Act brought every quarry, as defined in the Factory Actany part of which is more than 20 ft.

deep, under certain of the provisions of the. The law relating to mines, minerals & quarries in Great Britain and Ireland; with a summary of the laws of foreign states, and practical directions for obtaining government grants to work foreign mines.

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An Act to make fresh provision with respect to the management and control of mines and quarries and for securing the safety, health and welfare of persons employed thereat; to regulate the employment thereat of women and young persons; to require the fencing of abandoned and disused mines and of quarries; and for purposes connected with the matters aforesaid.

List of sandstone quarries in the United Kingdom Use the tools below to search for mines, quarries & sites. You can combine all inputs, e.g. just searching by name, or. Directory of Mines and Quarries, Tenth Edition Compiled by D G Cameron, T Bide, S F Parry, A S Parker and J M Mankelow With contributions by N J P Smith and T P Hackett Keyworth, Nottingham British Geological Survey Keywords Mines, Quarries, Minerals, Britain, Database, Wharfs, Rail Depots, Oilwells, Gaswells.

Front cover. The Combe Down and Claverton Down mines including open quarries, underground workings and associated tramways. The book covers their early history up to the recent infilling.

Quarries and quarry tramways in the Avon Valley: Limpley Stoke, Conkwell, Murhill, Westwood, and all the little-known underground workings in Bradford-on-Avon/5(7).

This book aims to provide a detailed survey of the organizational measures devised for the extraction of metals and marbles and is restricted to mines and quarries under imperial control. Following the description of geological and topographical constraints and organizational challenges, the book focuses on the legal definition of mining.

Keywords: Wales, Spain, mines and quarries, industrial heritage tourism, typology of attractions, aesthetics ofdeindustrialization. Rum Mines et carries: le tourisme du patrimoine industriel. Cet article analyse les possibilit touristiques des sites industriels en Cited by: Wikimedia Commons has media related to Quarries in England.

Subcategories. This category has the following 11 subcategories, out of 11 total. C Chalk pits‎ (14 P) Quarries in Cornwall‎ (9 P) D Quarries in Devon‎ (2 P) Quarries in Dorset‎ (16 P).

Underlands is a stunningly good book which combines beautiful writing with a passion for geology and the lost landscapes of Britain. Ted Nield can look at a piece of rock or an abandoned quarry and conjure up visions of millions of years of history; as he says, "making pictures of vanished worlds was always what I loved most."/5.

The first three chapters discuss and list mines by product, both metals and non-metals; Chapter 4 repeats this, but now listed by region. It is excellent to have a collation of metal, coal, and stone workings all in one volume, augmented by the comprehensive reference list, Author: Kathryn Krakowka.

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Mines and quarries. It is likely that metal mining had been undertaken at Llangynog since prehistoric or Roman times, but the first major discovery of lead ore came in In the early 18th century the Llangynog lead mines were among the richest in Britain.

Most of the shafts were sunk on the slopes of Cyrniau, south of the village, with. Science Report – Abandoned mines and the water environment v Executive summary Abandoned mines are one of the most significant pollution threats in Britain.

Our legacy of mining for coal, metal ores and other minerals dates back to the Bronze Size: 2MB. Buy Quarries: List Of Quarries (under The Quarries Act, ) In The United Kingdom Of Great Britain And Ireland, And The Isle Of Man by Great Britain.

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It was digitised, in dBASE III format, in the late s and is now held in Access and contains a wide range of information.The second part of the book describes a number of mining areas in the Mendips, and a number of specific mines and quarries (for example, the “Green Hill” lead mines, the Nunney Iron Mine, and Merehead Quarry), each of which is allocated a separate chapter.