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Lot 39

Lot 39
Eight books on mining and quarries in Cumbria, "Grey Gold" by Samuel Murphy, signed copy (1996), "Slate from Coniston" by Alistair Cameron, "Coniston Copper, A History" by Eric Holland, "Copper Works & Life in Cumbria" by George Hammersley, "Geology of The Country Around Cockermouth" (1968, "Mining in Cumbria" by Helen Weir, "Burlington Blue Grey, A History of The Slate Quarries Kirkby in Furness" by Stanley Geddes, "The Quarries of Lakeland" by David Glover.

Sold for £65 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 40

Lot 40
Ten books on mining in Cumbria, "Cumbrian Mining" by Ian Tyler, "Coniston Copper Mines" by Peter Fleming, "Lead Mines in the Manner of Kinniside", "The Nenthead Mines" by Martin Critchley, "Coniston Copper Mines Survey", 2 parts, "Wythburn Mine", "Slate From Coniston", "Nent Force Level" and "Brewery Shaft" by Peter Wilkinson, "Beneath The Lakeland Fells".

Sold for £45 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 41

Lot 41
Eleven volumes on lead mining in the Pennines, "The Lead Miners of Northern Pennines" by C.J. Hunt, "Lead Mining in The Mid Pennines" by Arthur Raistrick, "A History of Lead Mining in The Pennines" by Arthur Raistrick, "Pennine Lead Miner", "Derbyshire Lead Mining" by Nellie Kirkham, "Mines & Miners", "The Lead Industry of Wensleydale", "The Lead Mining & Smelting in Swaledale", "Mines & Miners on Malham Moor", "A Miners Diary", "Lead Mining in Swaledale".

Sold for £35 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 42

Lot 42
Thirteen volumes on mining in Wales, "Minions & Archaeological Survey of The Caradon Mining District" by Adam Sharp (1993), "Cwmorthin Slate Quarry" by Graham Isherwood, "Rhosydd Slate Quarry" by J.T. Lewis, "The Old Metal Mines of Mid Wales" 5 volumes, "The Milwr Tunnel" by Chris Ebbs, "Dylife" by David E. Bick, "The Old Copper Mines of Snowdonia", "Metal Mines of North Wales", "A Gazetteer of Welsh Slate Industry" by Alun Richards.

Sold for £42 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 43

Lot 43
Eleven books on British mines, "Britains Old Metal Mines, A Pictorial Survey", "Images of Industry Coal", "Mill Close the Mine that Drowned", 2 "Mining Heritage" guides, "The Mines of Yorkshire" by Mike Gill, "The Hatchet Diary", "The Tour Through The Counties of England & Scotland in 1796 Visiting Mines & Manufacturers", "The British Lead Mining Industry" by Roger Burt, "Bibliography of The History of British Metal Mining", "..,.,. Yearbook" (1961), "To be a Gypsum Miner", Carl Rogers.

Sold for £38 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 44

Lot 44
A collection of hardback and soft back publications on mining in Cornwall, to include "Mining in Cornwall" volumes 1 and 2 by J. Trounson, "The Metalliferous Mining Regions of The South West" 2 volumes, and "Mines & Miners of Cornwall", etc.

Sold for £75 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 45

Lot 45
Thirteen publications on mining in Cornwall, "St. Just - An Archaeological Survey of The Mining District" 2 volumes, "Coastal Slate Quarries", "Amongst Mines & Miners", "Cornish Mines" by Roger Burt, "Botallack" by Cyril Noall, "Cornish Mining", "The Techniques of Metal Mining in The West of England Past & Present" by Brian Earl, "The St. Just Mining District" by Cyril Noall, "Eastpoole & Agar The Cornish Mining Legend", "Dolcoath Queen of Cornish Mines", "St. Ives Mining District", "Cornish Mineral Industry", "History of the Bifield Mine".

Sold for £110 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 46

Lot 46
"Mining in The West Country", "Mineralogia Cornubienis" by William Pryce (1972), "A History of Tin Mining & Smelting in Cornwall" by D.B. Barton (1967), "A History of South Crofty Mine" by J.A. Buckley, "The Mines & Mineral Railways of East Cornwall & West Devon" by D.B. Barton, "St. Ives A Mining District" by Cyril Noall, "Exploring Cornish Mines", volumes 1, 2 and 3 by Kenneth Brown and Bob Acton, "A Handbook of The Mineralogy of Cornwall & Devon" by J.H. Collins, "Mining Fields of the West".

Sold for £85 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 47

Lot 47
A box of books on mining, mining practices and equipment, to include "The Mining Districts of Alston Moor, Weardale & Teasdale" by Thomas Sopwith, "Two Centuries of Industrial Welfare" by Arthur Raistrick, "History of The Scottish Coal Industry" volume 1 by Baron Duckham published by David & Charles (1970), etc.

Sold for £38 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 48

Lot 48
A box of books on mining, mining equipment and techniques, to include "James Watt & The Steam Engine" by Dickinson & Jenkins (1989), "Steam Engines & Waterwheels" by Frank Woodall (1975), "The History of Water Power in Ulster", "The Engineering Industry of North of Ireland", "Furness & The Industrial Revolution", "Steam & Steam Engines" by Andrew Jamieson (1896), etc.

Sold for £50 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 49

Lot 49
"Mining & Mines in The Americas", "Quest For The Pillar of Gold" by George Billingsley, "The Gold Diggings of Cape Horn" by John Spears, "Grand Canyon Geology", "The Saga of The Comstock Lode" by George Lyman (1934), "Miners & Mining in The Americas" by W.W. Culver (1985), "The Exploration of The Colorado River & Its Canyons" by J.W. Powell.

Sold for £42 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 50

Lot 50
A box of books on the geology of Cumbria and North West England, to include "Memoirs of The Geological Survey England & Wales" by J. Clifford Ward (1876), "British Geographical Surveys of Northern Pennines, West Cumbria", etc.

Sold for £30 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 51

Lot 51
Six books on mines, surveying, assaying, translation of "Georgius Agricola de Re Metallica" translated by Herbert Hoover (1950), "The Play Book of Metals" by John Pepper (1861), "A Treatise on Mine Surveying" by Bennett Brough (1899), "A Textbook of Assaying" by C.J. Beringer (1897), "Metalliferous" by Frederick Winiberg (1925), "Pocket Book for Miners & Metallurgists" by F. Danvers Power (1892).

Sold for £45 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 52

Lot 52
A collection of books, "Memoirs of The Geological Survey", "Special Reports on The Mineral Resources of Great Britain" by Bernard Smith, 7 volumes (1921-1924), "British Regional Geology of South West England, North Wales, Great Britain, The Pennines", etc.

Sold for £30 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 53

Lot 53
A box of books on minerals and gemstones, rock formations etc., to include "Minerals of The English Lake District and Calbeck Fells", "Minerals of Northern England", "Encyclopaedia of Minerals", Minerals of Cornwall & Devon" by P.G. Embrey, "An Introduction to Stratigraphy" by Peter Doyle, "Descriptions of Sedimentary Rock", "Igneous Rock", "Metamorphic Rocks", "Geological Structures", etc.

Sold for £28 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 54

Lot 54
A box of books on geology, to include "An Introduction to Sedimentology", "Geological Science" by McLish, "Structural Geology" by Desitter, "Theory of Earth" by James Hutton, "Earth Dynamics", etc.

Sold for £25 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 55

Lot 55
A collection of geology books, "Geology of England & Wales" by Duff & Smith (1992), "Geology of Scotland" G.Y. Craig (1991), "Hutton's Arse" by Malcolm Rider (2005), "Geology of Western Shetland", and a collection of geology books on The Scottish Highlands & Islands, etc. (14)

Sold for £30 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 56

Lot 56
"The Dressing of Minerals" by Henry Louis, with over 400 illustrations, published by Edward Arnold (1909).

Sold for £30 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 57

Lot 57
Nineteen books on caving, to include "Limestones & Caves of The Mendip Hills" by D.I. Smith, "The Descent of Pierre Saint-Martin" by Norbert Casteret, "Beneath The Mountains" by David Rose, "The Underground Atlas & Gazetteer of The Worlds Cave Regions" by John Middleton, etc.

Sold for £40 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 58

Lot 58
A box of books on The Lake District, to include "Elizabethan Keswick" by Colin Wood, "Fauna of Lakeland" by Macpherson, "The English Lakes" by Frank Singleton (1954), "The Geology of The Lake District" by F. Moseley (1978), "Ring Cairns to Reservoirs, Duddon Valley Local History Group", etc.

Sold for £48 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 59

Lot 59
Twenty one Lake District books, to include "Bradbury's History of Cockermouth", "The New Naturalist, The Lake District", "Old Lakeland" by J.D. Marshall, "Cumberland Valley" by Ron George, "Portrait of The Lakes" by Norman Nicholson, etc.

Sold for £35 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 60

Lot 60
Four Michael Moon directory publications, "Directory of Cumberland & Westmorland for 1829", "Directory of Cumberland for 1847", "Directory of Westmorland with Lonsdale, etc. 1851", "Cleator & Cleator Moor Past & Present" by Caesar Caine.

Sold for £80 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 61

Lot 61
Eleven books about Whitehaven, "Bygone Whitehaven" by Michael & Sylvia Moon, volumes 1, two copies of volumes 2, volumes 3, 4, 5 and 6, "Looking at Whitehaven" by Brian Crossland (1971), "Whitehaven Harbour" by Brian Scott-Hindson (1994), "Whitehaven, An Illustrated History" by Daniel Hay (1979), "Around Whitehaven in Old Photographs" by Harry Fancy.

Sold for £40 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 62

Lot 62
Seven Wainwright books, "A Lakeland Sketchbook", "A Second Lakeland Sketchbook", "A Third Lakeland Sketchbook", "A Fifth Lakeland Sketchbook", "A Pictorial Guide to The Lakeland Fells, Book 7", "A Pictorial Guide to the Lakeland Fells, Book 6", "A Walkers Notebook".

Sold for £28 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 63

Lot 63
A box of twenty Lake District books, to include "The Tarns of Lakeland" by W. Heaton-Cooper (1960), "Roman Maryport & Its Setting", "Sheepfolds" by Andy Goldsworthy, "The History of West Cumberland Pottery" by Florence Sibson, "The Diary of Isaac Fletcher" by Angus Winchester, "The Lakeland Fells" by June Parker (1996), "Lakelands Greatest Pioneers" by Bill Birkett (1983), "The First Tigers" by Alan Hankinson (1972). etc.

Sold for £70 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 64

Lot 64
A box of fourteen climbing and mountaineering books, to include "The Kangchenjunga Adventure" by F.S. Smythe (1930), "The Siege of Nanga Parbat" by Paul Baue (1956), "The Hard Years" by Joe Brown, "Annapurna" By Maurice Herzog, "One Mans Mountains" by Tom Patty, "Kongur" by Bonnington, etc.

Sold for £40 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 65

Lot 65
A box of twenty five climbing and mountaineering books on Scotland, to include "Climbing The Corbetts" by Hamish Brown, "Rum, A Landscape Without Figures" by John Love, "Plant Life in The Scottish Highlands" by Holden, "The Munros" by Donald Bennet, "etc.

Sold for £38 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 66

Lot 66
Ten Scottish Mountaineering Club guides, and one Scottish Mountain Trust book, to include "Isle of Skye" (1931), "Islands of Scotland" (1952), "The Northern Highlands" (1953), "The Cairngorms" (1950), "Central Highlands", Western Highlands", "Southern Uplands", etc.

Sold for £60 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 67

Lot 67
Sixteen books on climbing and mountaineering in The Highlands and on The Isle of Skye, to include "North West Highlands" by Dave Broadhead, published by The Scottish Mountaineering Club (2004), "Scottish Hill Names" by Peter Drummond (2010), "New Naturalist, The Highlands & Islands" by F. Fraser Darling (1964), "The Cuillins of Skye" by B.H. Humble (1986), etc.

Sold for £42 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 68

Lot 68
Four books on clocks clockmakers and watches, "Old Clocks & Watches & Their Makers" by F.J. Britten, "Kent Clocks & Clockmakers" by Michael Pearson, published by Mayfield Books (1997), "Lancashire Clocks & Clockmakers" by Brian Lomes, published by David & Charles (1975), "Westmorland Clocks & Clockmakers" by Brian Lomes, published by David & Charles (1974).

Sold for £30 on 12th June 2019

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