2019 Diary

A currebt and ongoing project
Past project completed by CBMS

18th June

The Gothermal Project at United Downs by Dr. Tony Batchelor
Sat 29th June A Saturday Field Trip to Devoran Village led by Archaeologist Nick Johnson. Meet in the village at SW 7902 3937 for 10.30am...Ends around 13.00. Leave A39 at bottom of Carnon Hill taking left turn to village. After 100yds, turn right & right again into Tramways Car Park which is opposite a bus stop. Don't take the lane around into the village. This event is for CBMS members only.
16th July

Talk: "South Crofty - Advancing towards production" by Steve Tarrant, Assistant Manager

12th Aug.

News Sheet Deadline

17th Sep.

Talk: "Some Mineral Specimens from Broken Hill Mine, Zambia" by Tom Hawken

21st Sept.
Open morning at Condurrow Mine. This event is for CBMS members only.
 15th Oct.

Talk: "The great Bonanza" - the mining and social history of the Comstock lode in the USA by Derek Stonely, Exploration and Mining Geologist.

19th Nov.
Talk: "Devon Great Consuls" by Rick Stuart.
10th Dec.  Members Medley - a selection of short talks by the members.

Guests are welcome at all of our normal Tuesday evening meetings and are free.

These are held at King Edward Mine, Troon,TR14 9HW and start at 7pm


The preserved 80inch pumping engine house on Prince of Wales Shaft at Phoenix United Mine on Caradon Hill in East Cornwall