Peak District Mines Historical Society
Promoting and preserving mining heritage
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Index to "Mining History" - the PDMHS Bulletin

Index to "Mining History" - Volume 19

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"Mining History" Volume 19, No 1

  • Geological Setting of the Old Lead Mines of Ashover and Crich, Derbyshire - Trevor D. Ford
  • A Gazetteer and History of the Lead Mines within the Liberty of Tideswell, Derbyshire: 1189 - 1945 - Chris Heathcote
  • Letter to the Editor - Manganese Mining - Trevor D. Ford

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Mining History - Volume 19 No. 1 - Summer 2014

"Mining History" Volume 19, No 1

"Mining History" Volume 19 Number 2

  • The Mines of Middleton Flats - Mike Higgins and Brian Webb
  • Derbyshire Roman Lead Pigs and 'Lutudarum'- Alan Bradwell
  • Coal Mining near Buxton: Thatch Marsh, Orchard Common and Goyt's Moss - John Barnatt

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'Mining History' Volume 19, No 2

"Mining History" Volume 19, No 2

"Mining History" Volume 19, No 3

Mining Legacies: History, Archaeology and Environmental Impact. 

The proceedings of the NAMHO conference held at Aberystwyth University, 28 June to 1 July 2013

Edited by Peter Claughton and Catherine Mills

  • Managing the Environmental Legacies of Frongoch Lead and Zinc Mine - Paul Edwards and Frances Murphy
  • The Monks who Mined? - David Sables
  • New Investigations and New Ideas on Prehistoric-Roman Metal Mining and Smelting in Wales - 
    Simon Timberlake
  • Silver in Queensland: The Problem of Ore Processing - Peter Claughton and Lorna Anguilano
  • Lead Mining Landscapes of Southern Spain - Rob Vernon
  • Medieval Mining in Saxony - Selected Results from Excavations of High Medieval Silver Mines in Dippoldiswalde and Niederpobel - Christiane Hemker and Ivonne Burghardt (with Sonja Matson)
  • Excavations at Pitchcroft Limestone Mine, Church Aston - David Poyner
  • Penmaenmawr Quarries - Tony Brewis
  • Lead and Zinc Mining in Flintshire - the Engineering Legacy for new Development - Keith H. Nicholls and Jon Hutchinson
  • The Neston Coalfield - Phil Pritchard
  • The Management of the Mining Heritage on Mynydd Parys - David Jenkins
  • Mining Legacies and Cultural Landscape: The Case of the Sicilian Sulphur Mines and the so-called "Yellow Gold" in the XIX Century (Poster) - Giacomo Tabita

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Mining History 19-3

"Mining History" Volume 19, No. 3

"Mining History" Volume 19 Number 4

  • Coal Mining on the Peak District's Eastern Uplands during the 16th to Early-20th Centuries - Jim H. Rieuwerts with contributions by John Barnatt
  • A 13th Century Mining Dispute in the Central Orefield - Adam Russell

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Mining History 19-4

"Mining History" Volume 19 No. 4

"Mining History" Volume 19, No 5

  • A History and Gazetteer of the Lead Mines within  the Private Liberty or Lordship of Hazlebadge: 1292-1947 - Chris Heathcote
  • The 1788 Boulton and Watt Engine House  at Ecton: Archaeological Excavations 2012-4 - John Barnatt

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"Mining History" Volume 19 No. 5

"Mining History" Volume 19, No 6

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