Bibliography and References for Mining and Minerals of the North Pennines






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Brandstetter, R., and J.E. Fisher, 2010, Die Rogerley Mine: Fluorit- Stufenbergbau im Norden Englands. Lapis, 35(1), 13-26. (in German)

Brandstetter, R., 2012, The Weardale Giant: Eine riesige Fluoritstufe aus England. Lapis, 37(9), 32-37. (in German)

Chambers, B., ed., 1967, Out of the Pennines. Friends of Killhope, 124 p.

Dunham, K. C., 1937, The paragenesis and color of fluorite in the English Pennines. American Mineralogist, 22, 468-478.

Dunham, K. C., 1939, Developments at Boltsburn West Level, Rookhope, Co. Durham. Unpublished report to the British Geological Survey, London, 10 p.

Dunham, K. C., and A. A. Wilson, 1985, Geology of the Northern Pennine orefield, v. 2 - Stainmore to Craven. British Geological Survey, London, 247 p.

Dunham, K. C., 1990, Geology of the Northern Pennine orefield, v. 1 - Tyne to Stainmore, 2nd Ed. British Geological Survey, London, 299 p.

Dunham, R. K., and J. R. Hobbs 1985, Burtree Pasture Lead Mine, Weardale. Industrial Archeology Review, 1976, 1(1), 7-17.

Fairbairn, R.A., 1993, The Mines of Alston Moor. British Mining No. 47, The Northern Mining Research Society, Keighley, U.K., 191 p.

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Falster, A.U., J.E. Fisher, and W.B. Simmons, 2000, REE content and fluorescence in fluorite from the Rogerley Mine, Weardale, County Durham, England (abs.). The Rochester Mineralogical Symposium, 27th annual meeting, April 13-16, 2000, Rochester, New York.

Fisher, J.E., and L. Greenbank, 2000, The Rogerley Mine, Weardale, County Durham, England. Rocks and Minerals, 75(1), 54-61.

Fisher, J.E., et L. Greenbank, 2000, La Mine Rogerley, Weardale, comte de Durham, Angleterre. Le Regne Mineral, 34, 5-14.(in French)

Fisher, J.E., 2004, Fluorite from the North Pennines Orefield, England. Rocks and Minerals, 79(6), 378-398.

Fisher, J.E., 2005, La fluorite des Pennines du Nord, Weardale, Angleterre, Grande Bretagne. Le Regne Mineral, 66, 5-27.(in French)

Fisher, J.E., 2006, A Weardale Mineralogical Mystery. Rocks & Minerals, 81(3), 225-228.

Fisher, J.E., 2006, Classic 19th century fluorite specimens from Weardale, Durham: a mineralogical mystery. UK Journal of Mines & Minerals, 27, 25-28.

Fisher, J.E., 2009, The Hilton Mine, Scordale, Cumbria, England. Rocks and Minerals, 84(2), 114-121.

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Wallace, W., 1890, Alston Moor, its Pastoral People, its Mines, and Miners. Davis Books, Newcastle (reprinted 1986), 213 p.






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