Magpie Mine - an ancient lead mine and agents cottage, now used as the PDMHS field centre.

Index to "Mining History" - the PDMHS Bulletin

Index to "Mining History" - Volume 15

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"Mining History" Volume 15 Number 1 - Summer 2002

"Mining History" Volume 15 Number 2 - Winter 2002
How Grove — PDMHS Special Project Report written by John Barnatt for the How Grove Team

"Mining History" Volume 15 Number 3 - Summer 2003

"Mining History" Volume 15 Numbers 4/5 — Winter 2003 & Summer 2004

  • Editorial — Peter Claughton
  • Mining Waterpower Leats in Wales — Steven Hughes
  • Water Power in the Slate Mines of East Ffestiniog — Gwynfor Pierce Jones and Dafydd Water Dafis
  • Small Streams of Water: The Water Resources on Grassington Moor — Mike Gill
  • Five (or Six) Red Herrings: The Myers Head Water Wheel System — Stuart Cresswell
  • The Use of Water Power for Compressed Air generation, at Brewery Shaft, Nenthead — Paul Thorne
  • Swaledale’s Hydraulic Engines — David Carlisle and Mike Gill
  • Water Power in Peak District Mining — Lynn Willies
  • Some Minor Uses of Water Power in Mining — Ivor J. Brown
  • Cobden and Bright at Dylife — C.J. Williams
  • Cwm Dwyfor Copper Mine: The Collection and Utilisation of Water — Peter Hughes
  • History of Utilization of Water Power in the Mines of Freiberg, Saxony — Peter L. Siems
  • Pliny’s Arrugia: Water Power in Roman Gold-Mining — David Bird
  • Early Leats and Hushing Remains: Suggestions and Disputes of Roman Mining and Prospection for Lead — Simon Timberlake
  • Water Power in 16th Century Precious Metal Production in the Gastein District of the Austrian Alps — Brigitte Cech
  • Streaming and Hushing for Scottish Gold: The Archaeology of Early Gold Working at Leadhills and Wanlockhead — John Pickin
  • Sir Francis Level: Driven by Water — Martin Roe
  • The Tangential Impulse Water Wheel in California Gold Mining—Robert A. Kraft and Robert H. Samay
  • Underground Power Generation at the Comstock Lode and the Sutro Tunnel, Nevada—Gray Brechin and Noel W. Kirshenbaum
  • Hydraulic Mining: From California to British Columbia the Long Way — David Summers
  • Whither Water Power? A Direction for the Future, based on the Past — David Summers
  • Conclusions: Over Two Thousand Years of Water Power — Peter Claughton

 

Thanks are due to Dave Williams for compiling the list!

Mining History - Volume 15 No. 1 - 2002

Mining History - Volume 15 No. 1 - 2002

Mining History - Volume 15 No. 2 - 2002

Mining History - Volume 15 No. 2 - 2002

Mining History - Volume 15 No. 3 - 2003

Mining History - Volume 15 No. 3 - 2003

Mining History - Volume 15 Nos. 4 & 5 - 2004

Mining History - Volume 15 Nos. 4 & 5 - 2004

Mining History - Volume 15 No. 6 - 2004

Mining History - Volume 15 No. 6 - 2004

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