Mining Archaeology





Bal Maidens & Mining Women


Bal Maidens and Mining Women website.exploring the many different roles which women and girls have undertaken at mines around the world.




CMHRC - Coal Mining History Resource Center


Welcome to the UK's largest and most comprehensive website concerning the history of coalmining - including a searchable database of over 164,000 recorded accidents and deaths.




Mining History Network homepage


Roger BURT website and links to many UK and World mining history sites. An excellent and complete listing of many sites around the world.




St Just Mines Research Group


Online exhibition loads of photo's and information on coastal mines in Cornwall.





Archéologie minière au Royaume Uni


AditNow is an information sharing resource and discussion forum for the mine exploration community as well as industrial archaeologists, researchers, historians and anybody with an interest in mine exploration or mining history. The site provides a searchable database of mines and quarries from across the UK, comprehensive information and thousands of mining photographs and documents.




Société Suisse d'Histoire des Mines


Website of the Switzerland Society for Mining History and Minaria Helvetica review.






OCRA Association, for study and preservation of underground sites : ancient mines and pits.




Société Archéologique Française pour l'Etude des Mines et de la Métallurgie


The French Archaeological Society for the Study of Mining and Metallurgy is an association which aims to promote research and influence of mining and metallurgical archaeology.




Cornish Mining, world heritage

About Cornwall and West Devon Mining Landscape World Heritage Site (UK).



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