2017 Diary

A currebt and ongoing project
Past project completed by CBMS
16th May Talk.Tony Brooks. "Kelly Mine and the Shiny Ore Mines" (The subject of Tony's book.)
13thJune. Comittee meeting.
20thJune Talk. Kevin Baker. "The Williams Tunnels in Liverpool.
18th July Talk. Bob Le marchant. "South African Gold mining in the 1970's including shaft sinking"
19th Aug

SATURDAY field trip to Botallack. West Wheal Owles, Cargodna & Levant led by Lawrence Holmes. Meet 10.30 at the Botallack Count House. See March News Sheet for lunch option.


Mining and Pasty Festival Redruth

19th Sept Talk "The work of a local photogarapher - W J Bennetts of Camborne" by David Thomas from the County Record Office
23rd Sept
SATURDAY 10am - noon -Open morning at Great Condurrow Mine for members only.
Contact David Burkitt or Jon Nurhonen if you wish to attend.
? Oct

CBMS comittee meeting

17th Oct
Talk "My underground experiences at South Crofty" by Mark Kaszmarek
21st Nov Talk: "A Geophysical Subject" by Chris Yeomans.
12th Dec Members Medley led by the Vice Chairman.

Guest are welcome at all of our normal Tuesday evening meetings.

All talks held at King Edward Mine, Troon. **Start at 7pm**


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

updated 12/05/2017