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Iron industry of Ashdown Forest

Ashdown Forest formed an important part of the Wealden iron industry that operated from pre-Roman times until the early 18th century. The industry reached its peak in the two periods when the Weald was the main iron-producing region of Britain, n ...

                                               

Milton Ironworks

Not to be confused with the Milton Ironworks, Glasgow, Scotland The Milton Ironworks was an iron works established in the 19th century in the Elsecar area of Barnsley, West Yorkshire, England.

                                               

New Willey Company

                                               

Newburn Steelworks

John Spencer originally opened the works in Newburn in 1822, in a water driven mill on the Dewley Burn which he converted for file grinding. In 1867 Spencer was involved in the formation of the Throckley Coal Company TCC. The TCCs Isabella collie ...

                                               

Northern Lincolnshire Iron Company

                                               

Sheerness Steelworks

Sheerness Steelworks was a steel plant located at Sheerness, on the Isle of Sheppey, in Kent, England. The plant opened in 1971 and produced steel via the Electric Arc Furnace method rather than as a primary metal by the smelting of iron ore. The ...

                                               

Trent Iron Company

                                               

Witton Park Ironworks

                                               

Brymbo Steelworks

The Brymbo Steel Works was a former large steelworks in the village of Brymbo near Wrexham, Wales. In operation between 1796 and 1990, it was significant on account of its founder, one of whose original blast furnace stacks remains on the site.

                                               

Clydach Ironworks

                                               

Sirhowy Ironworks

                                               

Tondu Ironworks

                                               

Ystalyfera Ironworks

                                               

Coal mining operational areas in Jharkhand

                                               

Coal mining operational areas in West Bengal

                                               

Aurangabad coalfield

The Aurangabad is a large coal field located in the east of India in Bihar. Aurangabad represents one of the largest coal reserve in India having estimated reserves of 3 billion tonnes of coal.

                                               

Birbhum Coalfield

The Birbhum is a large coal field located in the east of India in West Bengal. Birbhum is having estimated reserves of 5 billion tonnes of coal. Deucha Pachami coal block spread over an area of 9.7 km 2 is to be developed by Bengal Birbhum Coal C ...

                                               

Bisrampur coalfield

The Bisrampur is a large coal field located in the east of India in Chhattisgarh. Bisrampur represents one of the largest coal reserve in India having estimated reserves of 1.61 billion tonnes of coal.

                                               

East Bokaro Coalfield

In 1917, L.S.S. O’Malley described the coalfields in the upper reaches of the Damodar as follows:" Near the western boundary of Jharia field is that of Bokaro, covering 220 square miles 570 km 2, with an estimated content of 1.500 million tons; c ...

                                               

Hasdeo coalfield

The Hasdeo is a large coal field located in the east of India in Chhattisgarh. Hasdeo represents one of the largest coal reserve in India having estimated reserves of 5.18 billion tonnes of coal.

                                               

Jharia coalfield

Jharia Coalfield is a large coal field located in the east of India in Jharia, Jharkhand. Jharia represents the largest coal reserves in India having estimated reserves of 19.4 billion tonnes of coking coal.

                                               

Jhingrudah

Local Attractions: Jhingurdah Hanuman Mandir: This temple is dedicated to Lord Hanuman and many folks from far and near come down to this temple to pay respects as part of obeisance of their Hindu religion. This temple is unique in many ways and ...

                                               

North Karanpura Coalfield

North Karanpura Coalfield is located in Ranchi, Hazaribagh, Ramgarh and Chatra districts in the Indian state of Jharkhand. The coalfield spreads over to Palamu district.

                                               

Ramgarh Coalfield

In 1917, L.S.S.O’Malley described the coalfields in the upper reaches of the Damodar as follows:" Near the western boundary of Jharia field is that of Bokaro, covering 220 square miles 570 km 2, with an estimated content of 1.500 million tons; cl ...

                                               

Raniganj Coalfield

Raniganj Coalfield is primarily located in the Asansol and Durgapur subdivisions of Paschim Bardhaman district of West Bengal. It spreads over to the neighbouring districts of Birbhum, Bankura, Purulia and to Dhanbad district of Jharkhand.

                                               

Sonhat coalfield

The Sonhat is a large coal field located in the east of India in Chhattisgarh. Sonhat represents one of the largest coal reserve in India having estimated reserves of 2.67 billion tonnes of coal.

                                               

South Karanpura Coalfield

In 1917, L.S.S.O’Malley described the coalfields in the upper reaches of the Damodar as follows: "Near the western boundary of Jharia field is that of Bokaro, covering 220 square miles 570 km 2, with an estimated content of 1.500 million tons; cl ...

                                               

West Bokaro Coalfield

In 1917, L.S.S.O’Malley described the coalfields in the upper reaches of the Damodar as follows: "Near the western boundary of Jharia field is that of Bokaro, covering" 220 square miles 570 km 2, "with an estimated content of 1.500 million tons; ...

                                               

Denbighshire Coalfield

The Denbighshire Coalfield in north-east Wales is one of the smaller British coalfields. It extends from near Caergwrle in the north, southwards through Wrexham, Ruabon and Rhosllannerchrugog to Chirk in the south. A small part extends into Shrop ...

                                               

Flintshire Coalfield

The Flintshire Coalfield in north-east Wales is one of the smaller British coalfields. It extends from the Point of Ayr in the north, along the Dee Estuary through Connahs Quay to Caergwrle in the south. A small part extends onto the Wirral i.e. ...

                                               

Merthyr Vale

Merthyr Vale is a linear village and community in the Welsh county borough of Merthyr Tydfil. Lying on the A4054 road it is on the east bank of the River Taff. The community includes the villages of Aberfan on the opposite side of the Taff, Mount ...

                                               

North Wales Coalfield

The North Wales Coalfield comprises the Flintshire Coalfield in the north and the Denbighshire Coalfield in the south. It extends from Point of Ayr in the north, through the Wrexham area to Oswestry in Shropshire in the south. A much smaller area ...

                                               

Pembrokeshire Coalfield

The Pembrokeshire Coalfield in West Wales is one of the smallest British coalfields, but continuously worked from the 14th to 20th centuries. The main coalfield extends across south Pembrokeshire from Saundersfoot on Carmarthen Bay westwards to B ...

                                               

Penrhiwceiber

Penrhiwceiber is a small Welsh village and community in the county borough of Rhondda Cynon Taf that lies south of the town Aberpennar and north of the village of Tyntetown, and is one of many villages that lies within the Cynon Valley. Prior to ...

                                               

South Wales Coalfield

The South Wales Coalfield is a large region of south Wales that is rich in coal deposits, especially the South Wales Valleys. It supported a large part, but not all, of the coal industry in Wales.

                                               

Coal mines in Rhondda Cynon Taf

                                               

Halton Lea Gate

Halton Lea Gate is a small Northumberland village, situated on the A689 road close to the boundary of the counties of Northumberland and Cumbria. The village is part of the parish council area called Hartleyburn.The village borders the North Penn ...

                                               

Copper mines in Queensland

                                               

Gold prospecting in Western Australia

                                               

Gold mining in Alaska

Gold mining in Alaska, a state of the United States, has been a major industry and impetus for exploration and settlement since a few years after the United States acquired the territory from Russia. Russian explorers discovered placer gold in th ...

                                               

Bluestone River (Alaska)

Bluestone River is a waterway located on the Seward Peninsula in the U.S. state of Alaska. A tributary of the Tuksuk Channel from the south, Bluestone is a north-flowing stream situated 11 miles southeast of Teller. It was named in 1900 by Edward ...

                                               

Chatanika gold dredge (Fairbanks)

                                               

Miocene Ditch

The Miocene Ditch is one of three historic ditches along the west side of the Nome River, on the Seward Peninsula, Alaska. It and the other two, the Seward and Pioneer ditches, were built to provide water to early placer mining operations near No ...

                                               

Willow Creek mining district

The Willow Creek mining district, also known as the Independence Mine/Hatcher Pass district, is a gold-mining area in the U.S. state of Alaska. Underground hard-rock mining of gold from quartz veins accounts for most of the mineral wealth extract ...

                                               

Gold mining in Nevada

Gold mining in Nevada, a state of the United States, is a major industry, and one of the largest sources of gold in the world. In 2018 Nevada produced 5.581.160 troy ounces, representing 78% of US gold and 5.0% of the worlds production. Total gol ...

                                               

Lake Maitland

The Lake Maitland project was being pursued by Canadian company Mega Uranium. Mega teamed up with Australian company Toro Energy Pty Ltd in 2013, Toro Energy have an active proposal to mine uranium at Lake Way - incorporate two uranium deposits - ...

                                               

Lake Way

Lake Way is a dry saline lake located in the Mid West region of Western Australia, approximately 15 kilometres south of Wiluna. It also gives its name to a nearby cattle station, the Lake Way Station.

                                               

Uranium in Western Australia

Western Australia has considerable reserves of uranium, but to date no mined uranium has been exported from Western Australia. There has been considerable opposition to the uranium and nuclear industries in WA, especially since the 2011 Fukushima ...

                                               

Wiluna uranium mine

The Wiluna uranium mine is a proposed uranium mine in Western Australia. The mine project, owned by Toro Energy Ltd, located 30 kilometres south of the mining town of Wiluna. The proposal is for two open cut mines of identified deposits at Lake W ...

                                               

Uranium in Western Australia

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