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The links here are presented in 2 groups:

  1. Subject areas - ie: Coal Mining, Stone Mines etc.
  2. Regional area

 

another flying bata flying bat  Index of Sites by Subject area
 

Subject Sites
Artwork:

Smidgin Cartoon Gallery

 
Clay Mines:

Walkers Earth Mine, Coalbrookdale

Ironbridge Clay Pits

Coal Mines:

Haig Colliery

Whitehaven Pits:

Duke Pit

King Pit

Saltom Pit

Wellington Pit

Workington Mines

Jane Pit

Knowbury Colliery

Ironbridge Tunnels & Pits

Ancient Coal Mines, Ironbridge

Jockey Bank Mines

The Lloyds (West)

The Lloyds (East)

The "9 men of Madeley"

Copper Mines:

Clive Mine

Hawkstone Copper Mine

Pymhill Mine

Eardiston (Rednal) Mine

Yorton Mine

Wixhill Mine

Iron Mines:

Florence Iron Mine

Ironbridge Iron Mines

Pennystone Iron Mine

Lead Mines:

Snailbeach

Tankerville

Rock Lead Mine

Scott Level

   
Miscellaneous Holes:

Old Wynd Tunnel

Icehouse discovery

 
Stone Mines:

Bath Stone Mines

Beer Stone Mine

Dudley Limestone Mine

Yes ... another bat...!Oh, no ... another bat...!  Index of Sites by Regional area
 

Region Sites
Shropshire:

Clive Copper Mine

Eardiston (Rednal) Mine

Hawkstone Copper Mine

Ironbridge Tunnels & Pits

Walkers Earth Mine, Coalbrookdale

Pennystone Iron Mine

Ancient Coal Mines, Ironbridge

Jockey Bank Mines

The Lloyds (West)

The Lloyds Pumping Engine Pit

The Lloyds (East)

Icehouse discovery

Knowbury Colliery

The "9 men of Madeley"

Old Wynd Tunnel

Pymhill Copper Mine

   

Rock Lead Mine

Scott Level

Snailbeach

Tankerville

Wixhill Mine

Yorton Mine

West Midlands:

Dudley Limestone Mine

   
Cumbria:

Haig Colliery

Whitehaven Pits:

Duke Pit

King Pit

Saltom Pit

Wellington Pit

Workington Mines

Jane Pit

Florence Iron Mine

West Country:

Bath Stone Mines

Beer Stone Mine