Thought some of you might be interested in an update that I wrote for the British Micromount Society's Newsletter a few months ago.
Some of you may recall my report of the visit I undertook to the Greenlaws Mine in St. Johns Chapel, Weardale, way back in 2014.
It had taken the team of enthusiastic part time explorers seven years to dig out the collapsed shaft to a level of 260-foot-deep, accessed from the Firestone level down to the first of the flats abandoned in 1897.
Several years have passed with lots of work being don...
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I often bemoan the fact that there are 'too many hours in the day'! Consequently i never seem to be able to 'fit in' everything I feel I should be doing.
Of course, its not so much that theres not enough hours in the day, because there's the same amount in the day for everyone else. Its just i have a never ending wants list in my head of things i would like to achieve and rarely get through.
I'm not afraid to admit theres probably too much procrastination and wishful thin...