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  • Discover the Dudley Tunnel and Limestone MinesYouTube

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    Jul 15 2014 · What will you discover when you visit us for our of our boat trips Hop on board our short trailer for a glimpse of what lies beneath Dudley Discover the Dudley Tunnel and Limestone Mines

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  • Dudley Canal Tunnels named as heritage transport site

    Mar 25 2011 · The main Dudley Tunnel was completed in 1792 to link Lord Dudley s limestone mines with the Birmingham Canal network and was later extended to

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  • Geology of Wren s Nest National Nature ReserveDudley

    Trilobites are probably the most famous fossil found on Wren s Nest. Calymene blumenbachii was so commonly found by the quarry men in the 19th century that it became known as the Dudley Locust or the Dudley Bug and was incorporated into the town s coat-of-arms as a symbol of the limestone mining

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  • Dudley Canal Limestone Mines Discover Dudley Events

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  • Limestone Mines Stock Photos Limestone Mines Stock

    Find the perfect limestone mines stock photo. Huge collection amazing choice 100 million high quality affordable RF and RM images. No need to register buy now

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  • Dudley Canal Tunnels named as heritage transport site

    Mar 25 2011 · The main Dudley Tunnel was completed in 1792 to link Lord Dudley s limestone mines with the Birmingham Canal network and was later extended to

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  • Dudley Canal Tunnel and Limestone Mines Places to Visit

    The Dudley Canal Trust was established in 1970 but its true origins date back many years before then about 420 million years in fact to the Silurian Age. During that period geological evolution created rich limestone and coal seams beneath the West Midlands. These valuable deposits laid the foundations for the Industrial Revolution when the Black Country became the manufacturing cockpit

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  • Dudley Canal Tunnel and Limestone MinesChit Chat Club

    Dudley Canal Tunnel and Limestone MinesChit Chat Club. Join our friendly volunteers for am informal chat every Tuesday morning in our cafe The Gongoozler between 10am and 12pm. Come on your own and meet new people or bring your friends alongeveryone is welcome There are also free talks by guest speakers on the first Tuesday of each

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  • Dudley Limestone Mines

    Dudley Limestone Mines Main Index Labyrinth Entrance Stone Mine Index Armchair Caver Previous Location . If you are interested in visiting the Limestone mines at Dudley the best way to see them is from a boat operated by the Dudley Canal Trust. They run daily trips through the surviving limestone cavern from the Black Country Museum Dudley.

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  • Geology of Wren s Nest National Nature ReserveDudley

    Trilobites are probably the most famous fossil found on Wren s Nest. Calymene blumenbachii was so commonly found by the quarry men in the 19th century that it became known as the Dudley Locust or the Dudley Bug and was incorporated into the town s coat-of-arms as a symbol of the limestone mining industry.

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  • BBCSeven Wonders

    Apr 01 2005 · The limestone caves in Dudley were carved out by the mining industry hauling away 1 000 tonnes of limestone a week which was used to remove impurities from iron ore.

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  • Abandoned limestone mines in the west Midlands Quarterly

    In 1978 a severe subsidence occurred on the outskirts of Wednesbury a town in the middle of the Black Country. The Black Country is the heavily industrialized area of the West Midlands (see Fig. 1) lying between Birmingham and Wolverhampton (Fig. 2). The subsidence was caused by the collapse of a limestone mine abandoned 100 years before. The area of known limestone mines in the Black

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  • Coal Mininghistorywebsite

    The town stands on the edge of the South Staffordshire coalfield next to the Wenlock limestone and shale that forms the high ground in Dudley. It quickly falls away and underlies the coal measures which in places are several hundred feet deep.

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  • History of the tunnels The Dudley Canal and Tunnel Trust

    Work began on Lord Dudley and Ward s branch canal from the Birmingham Canal to his Tipton Colliery and a 250-yard tunnel to his limestone mines under Castle Hill. 1776 . 2nd AprilSeparate Acts for the Stourbridge Canal and Dudley Canal were passed by Parliament.

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  • From fossils to fiery furnacesDiscovering Britain

    When Castle Hill was extensively mined for its limestone from the eighteenth century onwards it became something of an eyesore ruining the view from Dudley Castle at the other end of the hill. Lord Dudley began a programme of tree planting to hide the destruction caused by the mines

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  • Applied rock engineering for the investigation and

    Nov 23 2015 · Applied rock engineering for the investigation and restoration of mine workings case exampleDudley Limestone mines. R. A. MacKean J. C Sharp S. C. Bandis E. A Bacasis and R Morgan. Pellistor embedded with aerogel-like silica. Wenjuan Wang Hongyu Ma Hui Xue and Enjie Ding.

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  • Tunnel Totsdiscover.dudley.gov

    Dudley Canal and Limestone Mines Every Monday 10.00am11.00am Every Mondayboat leaves at 10am We will share some stories as we travel along and sing some songs together in Cathedral Arch.

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  • Day trips to Dudley borough Full day trip to Dudley Canal

    Full day trip to Dudley Canal Tunnel Limestone Mines and Black Country Living Museum Explore the fascinating limestone mines underneath Dudley on this 45 minute skipper guided boat trip where you may also wish to visit the Gongoozler restaurant for lunch or afternoon tea. The Vic Smallshire covered boat also offers afternoon tea.

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  • The West Midlands MiningMining Searches UK

    The West Midlands saw extensive limestone mining. Alongside other extracted minerals it completely changed the local landscape. Dudley Walsall and Wednesbury are prime examples of where intense mining took place. Evidence of more localised mining can

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  • Dudley Canal Tunnel and Limestone MinesPlaces to go

    Plan a family day out at Dudley Canal Tunnel and Limestone Mines. See an interactive exhibition and take a 45-minute boat trip to visit a subterranean world of magnificent limestone caverns. Learn about the 18th-century miners who worked there and the origins of limestone. Longer trips include visiting the mighty Dudley Tunnel.

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  • DCT Trips ( DCTTrips) Twitter

    The latest Tweets from DCT Trips ( DCTTrips). Dudley Canal Tunnel and Limestone Mines taking visitors under Castle Hill in Dudley on canal boats See the unique and amazing limestone mines and caverns. Dudley

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  • Dudley Canal Tunnel and Limestone MinesBlack Country

    Dudley Canal Tunnel and Limestone Mines Additional Activities and Learning Experiences Duration 45 Minutes Number in Group Max 60 This trip is run by Dudley Canal Trust but it can be booked through our Booking Team and accessed from the Museum Site.. The activity entails an underground boat trip into the world famous Dudley Canal Tunnel and Limestone Mines.

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  • EventsDudley

    Join us for a musical tour through the caverns as our choir joins your boat for an intimate and uplifting start to the Christmas season. The caverns are all decked out for a magical Christmas and our choir are in fine voice so grab your song sheet and join in the fun.

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  • Dudley Canal Tunnel Limestone Mines Dudley West Midlands

    Dudley Canal Tunnel Limestone Minesa VisitEngland approved visitor attractionn in Dudley West Midlands

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  • 15 Best Things to Do in Dudley (West Midlands England

    5. Dudley Canal and Tunnel Trust. Passing under much of Dudley is the second longest canal tunnel in the UK. This is almost two miles in length and has a labyrinthine network of adjoining limestone mines caverns and divergent canal tunnels dating back to 1775.

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  • Darley s Daily Dawdle OVERGROUND UNDERGROUND

    Mar 20 2018 · Limestone has been mined in the Dudley area for centuries starting in the 11 th century for stone to build Dudley castle and then in the 12 th century to build St James priory all being obtained from surface quarries on Castle Hill. The earliest record of permission for a lime works in Dudley was in 1634 on Wrens Nest Hill.

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  • BBCSeven Wonders

    Apr 01 2005 · The limestone caves in Dudley were carved out by the mining industry hauling away 1 000 tonnes of limestone a week which was used to remove impurities from iron ore.

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  • Waiouru Dudley Mine Canals

    Dec 17 2016 · Map from Dudley Canal Trust. Work was carried out on a contracting basis with Lord Dudley obtaining a royalty for every ton of extracted coal or limestone. A "mine boss" would have bid for the right to establish and operate the mine. All the work would have been subcontracted with boys as young as 9 and aged 12 working underground.

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  • MinesSedgley

    South Staffordshire s Mining Industry in 1896 From the Tables compiled by W. Beattie Scott H.M spector for the South Stafford District in his Report for 1896 Miscellaneous Mines

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  • MembershipBlack Country SocietyWest Midlands

    The Black Country Society hosts and arranges many interesting talks walks and visits both in the area and further afield to see how goods and products manufactured and developed in the area have benefited the lives of millions living in this country and overseas. The Society publishes a select number of books each year.

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  • Limestone Mines Stock Photos Limestone Mines Stock

    Find the perfect limestone mines stock photo. Huge collection amazing choice 100 million high quality affordable RF and RM images. No need to register buy now

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  • MembershipBlack Country SocietyWest Midlands

    The Black Country Society hosts and arranges many interesting talks walks and visits both in the area and further afield to see how goods and products manufactured and developed in the area have benefited the lives of millions living in this country and overseas. The Society publishes a select number of books each year.

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  • dudley limestone minesoalebakkershoes

    dudley limestone mines Club HistoryDudley Caving Club. The club was originally called Dudley Cave Rescue Team and it was formed in In the 1970s the majority of the lizenithne mines were filled in and so there was Get Price. written guideDiscovering Britain.

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  • Bumble Hole and Warrens Hall LNR

    Geosite 010 Dudley Canal Tunnel Trust to take a trip into the underground limestone mines visit 44 (0) 121 557 6265Dudley Canal Tunnel Trust. Geosite 001 Dudley Museum at The Archives the geosite headquarters for all information relating to the aspiring Black Country Global GeoparkDudley Museum at The Archives.

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    Mar 29 2016 · Dudley Castle. they did though own the land on which now stands the impressive Black Country Living Museum. On this small piece of tri-angular shaped land the Earl had Castle Fields Limestone Mines Limestone Furnaces The Coneygree Furnaces Ironworks A Brickworks and the Coneygree Colliery.

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