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Concealed Coalfield of Yorkshire and Nottinghamshire

Geological Survey of Great Britain.

Concealed Coalfield of Yorkshire and Nottinghamshire

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SeriesGeological Survey of England and Wales Memoirs -- Coc
ContributionsEdwards, W.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21776558M

Selby coalfield (also known as the Selby complex, or Selby 'superpit') was a large-scale deep underground mine complex based around Selby, North Yorkshire, England, with pitheads at Wistow Mine, Stillingfleet Mine, Riccall Mine, North Selby Mine, Whitemoor Mine and at Gascoigne Wood Mine; all coal was brought to the surface and treated at Gascoigne Wood, being distributed onwards by rail.


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The Derbyshire Coalfield is located in the east of the county, stretching from the outskirts of Sheffield in the north, to the Trent valley in the south. A broad belt of low-lying land, approximately 10km wide and 45km in length. It forms part of the greater Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire & Yorkshire Coalfield region, which embraces the major.

The South Yorkshire Coalfield is so named from its position within covers most of South Yorkshire, West Yorkshire and a small part of North exposed coalfield outcrops in the Pennine foothills and dips under Permian rocks in the east.

Its most famous coal seam is the Barnsley Bed. Coal has been mined from shallow seams and outcrops since medieval times and possibly. Free 2-day shipping. Buy The Concealed Coalfield of Yorkshire and Nottinghamshire at nd: Walcot Gibson.

The Selby coalfield, Britain’s newest, closed on October 26th when Riccall colliery stopped coaling, but no complete history of this project has been written. Kellingley Colliery, sunk between andclosed in December When the coal industry was nationalised inthere were collieries in Yorkshire; now there is just.

The Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire and Yorkshire Coalfield is an area that has seen Concealed Coalfield of Yorkshire and Nottinghamshire book change over the past few centuries.

The impact of widespread industrialisation and development on the landscape and settlement pattern within the National Character Area (NCA) is clear, influencing the visual and ecological geological deposits of coal and iron, along with the water supply.

The Yorkshire coalfield is only one part of the continuous coal measures that spread across Yorkshire, Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire.

The coal measures themselves consist of a variety of individual coal seams occurring between sandstones, clay bands, shales and other strata, each of which vary in thickness and extent over the area and may. Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire and Yorkshire Coalfield Character Area 38 Part 1 - Introduction The Derbyshire Coalfield is located in the east of the county, stretching from the outskirts of Sheffield in the north, to the Trent Valley in the south and is a broad belt of.

Unlike parts of South Yorkshire this area has very few workable coals above the Barnsley or Top Hard coal. This results from a mixture of seam thinning and erosion.A few pre papers on Nottinghamshire mining have been listed by Brook and Griffin gives an overview of the pre-nationalised industry there.

1,2 Thoresby, Nottingham’s last colliery, ended coal production on 10th July Historical development of the Nottinghamshire coalfield The Nottinghamshire coal industry is located on the carboniferous coal measures, but the location and density of pits is determined by a number of factors related to physical and human geography.

The physical factors relate to the accessibility of the coal, its depth, seam thickness, quality and drainage requirements. THE NOTTINGHAMSHIRE COALFIELD. The chapter on coal is very interesting. "Coal" is the old name of charcoal, and "collier" was a charcoal-burner, or possibly it may have extended to a dealer.

I do not think charcoal was ever burnt in or near Nottingham. Pits Of Nottinghamshire. Mining Methods and Geology. Long and Shortwall mining. Bord and Pillar Methods.

The first deep mine in the "concealed" coalfield. Bestwood. Calverton. as miners at these pits belonged to south yorks miners union then the yorkshire num, so most likely put into yorkshire area for admin.

Also Cresswell was in. A coalfield is an area of certain uniform characteristics where coal is mined. The criteria for determining the approximate boundary of a coalfield are geographical and cultural, in addition to geological.

A coalfield often groups the seams of coal, railroad companies, cultural groups, and watersheds and other geographical considerations. of scientific and industrial research, memoirs of the geological survey of great britain, england and wales: the concealed coalfield of yorkshire and nottinghamshire.

Edwards, W. Published by HMSO (). Park Drain was a railway station in Nottinghamshire, close to the border with was on the line between Gainsborough and closed in to passengers, and completely in History.

The Great Northern Railway had been attempting to build a connecting line between Gainsborough and Doncaster sincebut it was not until they obtained an Act of Parliament on 25 Pre-grouping: Great Northern and Great Eastern Joint. The coal seams worked in the South Yorkshire Coalfield lie mainly in the middle coal measures within what is now formally referred to as the Pennine Coal Measures are a series of mudstones, shales, sandstones, and coal seams laid down towards the end of the Carboniferous period between about and million years ago.

The total depth of the strata is about kilometres ( mi). South Yorkshire Coalfield is within the scope of WikiProject Yorkshire, an attempt to build a comprehensive and detailed guide to Yorkshire on Wikipedia. If you would like to participate, you can visit the project page, where you can join the project, see a list of open tasks, and join in discussions on the project's talk page.

B This article has been rated as B-Class on the project's quality. The Concealed Coalfield of Yorkshire and Nottinghamshire. By Walcot Gibson, Poems in the North Yorkshire Dialect, By the Late John Castillo, Seller Rating: % positive.

Map series: Geological Survey of England and Wales, Vertical sections: Sheet number: Sheet title: Sections of Borings and Shafts in the Northern Part of the Concealed Coalfield of. The Leicestershire and South Derbyshire Coalfield in the English Midlands is one of the smaller British coalfields.

The two areas are sometimes separately referred to as the South Derbyshire Coalfield and the Leicestershire of the worked coal seams are contained within the Lower and Middle Coal Measures which are of Upper Carboniferous age.

So, if the Yorkshire Coalfield is the area of concealed coal seams, where is the demarkation of the South Yorkshire and West Yorkshire Coalfields relating to The Yorkshire Coalfield. I always believed that The Yorkshire Coalfield was a part of the Yorks Derby Notts and included West, South and some small part of North Yorkshire.

The South Yorkshire Coalfield is so named from its position within covers most of West Yorkshire and a small part of North Yorkshire; the exposed coalfield outcrops in the Pennine dips under Permian rocks in the east. Its most famous coal seam is the Barnsley Bed.

Coal has been mined from shallow seams and outcrops since medieval times and earlier; the coalfield stretches from.

Henry Culpin (): a Yorkshire geologist and palaeontologist, and his collection in the Doncaster Museum and Art Gallery, South Yorkshire Article Nov methane in the Yorkshire–Nottinghamshire coalfield, perhaps be cause the a verage seam metha ne content is somewhat lower than in some of the major coalfields on t he west side of the country.

The Nottingham Coalfield seems to have reached a capacity production with 30 Collieries in operation at one exploitation of the riches underground was a natural progression from the shallower coal seams to the west in Derbyshire. YORKSHIRE'S 'SLOUGHS OF DESPOND' FIGURE 1.

The extent and major features of the Yorkshire, Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire coalfield, the broken lines to the east indicating the depth in feet below sea-level at which Coal Measures were reached (from L.D.

Stamp and S.H. Beaver The British Isles. A Geographical and Economic Survey (London,   out of 5 stars The West Yorkshire Coalfield (Images of England) [Paperback] Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 11 May Verified Purchase.

This is an excellent well researched book from someone who has spent much of his life dedicated 5/5(3). Up until quite recently the country comprised within this Regional Planning Scheme was but remotely connected with any ideas of Industrial Development (with the exception of the towns of Mexborough and Conisborough).

The exposed coalfield of Yorkshire, Derbyshire, and Nottinghamshire, bearing on its surface such typical industrial towns as Leeds, Wakefield, Barnsley, and Sheffield, appeared.

An Overview of Mine Water Rebound in the South Yorkshire Coalfield 5 Mine Water Recovery in the South Yorkshire Coalfield Figure 2 and Figure 3 show present mine water levels across the coal-field.

Mine water levels have now recovered significantly and many up-dip workings are flooded with a gradual migration of water down-dip toFile Size: 55KB. Misson is a village in Nottinghamshire, is located 12 miles north of Retford, and not directly accessible from the rest of Nottinghamshire, as it is on the north bank of the River Springs, which lie north of the village itself, is the northernmost place within the y: England.

Concealed Coalfield of Yorkshire and Nottinghamshire, by W. Edwards, Control, Automatic, Fundamentals of, by G. Farrington, Control in Mechanical Engineering, Introduction to Theory of, by R. Macmillan, Cornish Engine: A Chapter in History of.

Concealed Coalfield Yorkshire & Nottinghamshire Gibson: Credit-power and democracy Douglas Economics of Coal from the seam to Consumers Cellar Thomas: English industries of the middle ages, being an introduction to the industrial history of medieval England The seams of coal can be seen to outcrop close to the foot of the Pennines on each side.

Folding and faulting have both occurred in each coalfield but they are more severe in Lancashire. The western part of Yorkshire is an exposed coalfield, and the eastern part is concealed.Yorkshire Coalfield.

Historic images of the collieries of the Yorkshire Coalfield, showing the surface workings, colliery buildings, engines houses and head frames, loading screens and banks, drifts, levels, shafts, railway connections, sidings and colliery owned wagons, underground scenes and groups of .