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Welcome to Access to Mineral Heritage

Mining History across the United Kingdom

What do we offer?

  • your portal, to on-line information about UK Mineral heritage wherever it is to be found
  • the story of mining in the UK

Who are we?

  • A team sponsored by the Coal Authority to give access to information on minerals in Great Britain and Northern Ireland
  • This site links you to the work of hundreds of archives, libraries, museums, researchers and enthusiasts around the UK and beyond
  • It is made possible through the willing co-operation of many organisations and individuals who keep or study UK mining and minerals
sponsored by: The Coal Authority
email : web editor ©access to mineral heritage 2004-2006