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"Mongst mines and miners

J. C. Burrow

"Mongst mines and miners

being underground scenes by flash-light illustrating and explaining the methods of working in Cornish mines about 1895

by J. C. Burrow

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Published by D. Bradford Barton in Truro .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Previous ed. 1893.

StatementJ. C. Burrow and William Thomas.
ContributionsThomas, William.
The Physical Object
Pagination39p. :
Number of Pages39
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19016897M

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The book includes texts by J. Burrow on mine photography and William Thomas describing the activities and locations seen in these photographs. The well conceived Woodburytypes graphically depict the risky and unpleasant conditions of the mines. Plus:The title of this DVD set is based on that of 's seminal book "'Mongst Mines and Miners", which set the standard for underground photography for many years and helped inspire later photographers and film makers.

'Mongst Mines and Miners; or Underground Scenes by Flash-Light: A Series of Photographs, with Explanatory Letterpress, illustrating Methods of Working in Cornish Mines.

Part I. An Account of the Photographic Experiences. 'Mongst Mines and Miners; or Underground Scenes by Flash-light: A Series of Photographs, with Explantory Letterpress, Illustrating Methods of Working in Cornish Mines. Part I. How the Camera. Basic Patterns Of Drill Holes Employed In Opencast : File Size: kb: File Type: pdf.

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(John C.); Thomas, William, M. MPages:   The title of this DVD set is based on that of 's seminal book "'Mongst Mines and Miners", which set the standard for underground photography for many years and helped inspire later photographers and film makers.

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Get this from a library. 'Mongst mines and miners, or, Underground scenes by flashlight: a series of photographs, with explanatory letterpress, illustrating methods of working in Cornish mines.

The most important aspect of this book are the photographs of slate mines bya pioneer of underground photography. His first publication "Mongst Mines and Miners" in early resulted in his being invited to illustrate the report of the "Departmental Committee upon the Slate Mines of Meirioneth" at the end of His photos were eye-openers.

The following scans are pages taken from the seminal photography book ‘Mongst mines & miners’ – Underground scenes by Flash-light J.c Burrows dated publication The book was created on a commercial basis and was designed as a training aid for miners, geologists and engineers attending the Camborne school of mining.

The conventional story of the miners strike, which began 30 years ago, is now being challenged. David Edgar looks at the literature of the dispute – and explores its legacy. At least four separate mines were featured in his book - Dolcoath, a copper and tin mine in Camborne; East Pool in Redruth; Blue Hills tin mine in St Agnes, and Cook's Kitchen mine in Pool.

His wonderful series of photos was published in a book, 'Mongst Mine and Miners, inco-authored by William Thomas who provided descriptions of the scenes and the methods of working. The book was used as a teaching aid at the newly formed Camborne School of Mining.

A special visit to Camborne School of mines Test Mine, A walk around Botallack, a visit to Geevor tin mine and a special trip down 79 metres of ladders in Victory shaft to Deep Adit level and view the dammed connection to Levant Mine and exit through a long winding level in Trewellard Cliffs.

'Mongst Mines and Miners Underground Scenes, by Flash-Light written by J C Burrow and William Thomas, published by Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent and Co.

in Both hinges are cracked with the netting exposed, thus the boards are slightly slack, the binding remains tight.William THOMAS In Part II of J C Burrow's book ' Mongst Mines and Miners () there is a description of the subjects photographed by William Thomas, then Secretary to the Mining Association and Institute of Cornwall.J.C.

Burrow 'Engine shaft at theCook's Kitchen Mine', from 'Mongst Mine and Miners, or Underground Scenes by Flash Light (Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co, ) e 12x17 cm Woodburytype: Photographically Illustrated Books: J.C.

Burrow's photographs provided an insight into the working conditions of miners in the late.