The adventurers: Derbyshire miners in Minera | The…

Ellis carried out much work on families who moved from the Derbyshire mining districts to the lead mines of Flintshire and amongst others

Archives Network WalesFrancis Family (Mining)…

Extent:.cubic metres (boxes). Name of creator(s): Francis family of Goldsithney, Cornwall, of Halkyn, Flintshire, and of Goginan, Cardiganshire

Roman Lead Working in Britain

mainly in Somerset, Salop, Flintshire and Derbyshire. Although thethe lead mines of Britain silver or silver-lead mines, although the silver content of most of

Show Mines of Great Britain: Minera Lead Mines

Minera Lead Mines Great Britain Show Mines formed by John Taylor & Sons, mining agents from Flintshire.

An Explosive Combination: Coal Mining in North Wales…

Coal mining expanded in theth century. Established industries such as Bersham ironworks started to use coal. In Flintshire, lead smelters were established

Lead fears at Wrexham homes built on former mineDaily…

A preliminary risk assessment inlooked at areas of lead mining across the county to identify and prioritise any risks. It recommended the

Life of minersLlywernog Silver Lead…

They appear to have been accepted by the few Cardiganshire miners still left, unlike their counterparts in Flintshire who deeply resented the presence of the

Engineering TimelinesGeorge Sorocold

It is also known that Sorocold played a part in the lateth century movement of Derbyshire lead miners to the newly-discovered lead deposits in Flintshire,

Metal mines of North WalesMalvern U3A geology

Carboniferous – Anglesey and Flintshire: Limestone, Millstone Grit, CoalThe main belt of lead mining associated with the Carboniferous

Flint, Fflint,Flintshire, Wales, UK. A study of the…

At one time Edward I authorised the transfer of miners from the Peak District of Derbyshire to work under supervision in the Flintshire lead mines. King Edward II

FlintFreystrop | British History Online

The above remains were chiefly found in "old washes," as miners term theThe Flintshire lead-ore markets are held alternately at Flint and Holywell; they are

Mines and Quarries of North Wales

A number of Denbighshire and Flintshire coal mines added., Halkyn United Mining Co and Lady Ann Silver Lead Mining Co Ltd added.

Family History Flintshire Smaller VillagesCurious…

Village by village genealogy, family and local history enquiries for Flintshire. With nearby villageMost of the early Parry&#;s were lead or coal miners. Anyone out

Mining JournalGraces Guide

Mold, Flintshire; Pantygleiensee Merlin Hill and Pantygleien Mining Co; Pant y gof, Mold, Flintshire, lead; Pant y mwyn, near Mold, Flintshire

Clwyd FHSLead Mining on Halkyn MountainThe Derbyshire…

Clwyd FHSLead Mining on Halkyn MountainThe Derbyshire Connection.The Derbyshire origin of the Flintshire Nuttalls is confirmed of

LOCAL MINES for website SMALLERLlanarmon yn…

A geologist at Halkyn Mines calculated that in the two centuries prior to, the lead and zinc mines of Flintshire and Denbighshire produced mineral wealth to

History of Halkyn in Flintshire | Map and description…

HALKIN, a village and a parish in Holywell district, Flintshire. The village stands under Halkin mountain,½ miles SW of Flint r. station, and¼ SE of Holywell;

GalenaMineral Database | National Museum Wales

During theth Century the lead-mining industry declined sharply, with very little . Mines of Flintshire and Denbighshire Volume, University of Exeter Press,

Clwyd-Powys Archaeological TrustProjectsHistoric…

The Quaker Company was instrumental in pioneering lead mining in the countythe Clwydian Hills and the Dee estuary in north Flintshire, with extensive and

Elihu Yale | National Trust

His relations continued to pester for money, his lead mining investments in Flintshire turned sour, and he had to borrow to pay off the interest on old debts.

The Mines of FlintshireNorthern Mine Research…

Flintshire. J.R. Foster-Smith. CONTENTS. The Non-Ferrous Mines of Wales, . Flintshire. The earliest records speak of lead mining near Holywell, Halkyn and.

Minera Lead MinesWikipedia

The Minera Lead Mines were a mining operation and are now a country park and tourist centreout water closed the mines again until, when John Taylor & Sons, mining agents from Flintshire, formed the Minera Mining Company.


There is more certain evidence of mining for lead and silver following thethe lateth century Flintshire as a whole became the most productive mining area

Pant Quarry, Halk;m, Flintshire

3.2.The London Lead Company, or the Quaker Company as they were more commonly referred to, became involved with mining in Flintshire from c..

. General Lead Mining Historyflintshireleadmining…

A history of lead mining in Flintshire and parts of Denbighshire.

Flintshire Record Office | The National Archives

Grosvenor, Hersedd, Plas and Prince Patrick lead mines Flintshire;ClwydFlintshire; Holywell-Halkyn Mining & Tunnel Co, lead mines Flintshire;Clwyd

GENUKI: A Flintshire BibliographyBooks of General…

Bibliography Flintshire Historical Society journal, Vol.Welsh . Bevan-Evans, M Gadlys and Flintshire lead-mining in the eighteenth

BBCHistoryIndustrial Revolution in Wales (pictures, video,…

Iron making in Pontypool and Bersham, lead and silver mining in Flintshire and Cardiganshire, copper smelting in Neath and Swansea and coalmining in west

DyserthThe Mines

Talargoch was one of the most productive mines in Flintshire.and calamine, but it is most famous as a producer of lead ore, and from thes, zinc ore.

Flintshire, v.c.BSBI

A range of habitats can be found: dunes, saltmarsh, limestone grasslands, disused lead mines, woodlands, lakes, rivers, moorland and industrial sites.