Author Topic: Cracken Edge quarries & mines  (Read 252 times)

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Cracken Edge quarries & mines
« on: February 21, 2021, 01:26:29 pm »
PDMHS has highlighted first half hour of Derbyshire archaeology day 2:


& The mentioned newsletter:
https://www.peakdistrict.gov.uk/learning-about/archaeology/acid-magazine

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Re: Cracken Edge quarries & mines
« Reply #1 on: February 21, 2021, 01:48:04 pm »
I had no idea they were excavating more of Navio in Hope Cement's shale quarry - amazing!

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Re: Cracken Edge quarries & mines
« Reply #2 on: February 21, 2021, 03:39:55 pm »
That's at the end of day 1. Can find lists of presentations on:
https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=3470535999718834&id=598600583579071

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Re: Cracken Edge quarries & mines
« Reply #3 on: February 22, 2021, 09:37:56 pm »
Great stuff, I remember a day up there with PDMHS a few years back, a little bit shonky underground as I recall.

 

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