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Logged in members of PDMHS can access additional information including:

  • Index to Observations & Discoveries from new series newsletters & location maps
  • Copies of the PDMHS Bulletin of Mining History
  • An archive of the society’s newsletter since the first issue on 1 Jan 1962
  • Supplementary content to Mining History bulletins such as:
    • Pretoria Mine – appendices to Mining History 19.6
    • Watergrove Publication Report – appendices to Mining History 20.2 PDF
    • Masson Cavern Survey Catalogue: Supplement to Bulletin 21.5/6 (3MB PDF)
  • Video “Blue John Mine”
  • Members swap-shop
  • Heritage walk details including some or all of: description, map, photos, web links, relevant publications
  • November 2023 – new content added
    • Calendar of the Barmasters’ Collection belonging to the Duchy of Lancaster and kept at Chatsworth House Arranged and described by Roger Flindall
    • Alport Mines & Sough, a report by Laurence Hurt describing field work (with photographs) from 1959 to the 1980s.
    • Articles from Mining History Volume 21
    • Catalogue for the Curated materials in the PDMHS Accessible Digital Archive (ADA)
  • January 2024 – new content added
    • Index to Jim Rieuwerts’ 35mm slide collection (see January 2024 newsletter)
    • Richard “Dickie” Bird’s video Derbyshire Lead Mining (go to Private content>Videos)