3 edition of A Glossary of Terms Used in Coal Mining found in the catalog.
by E. & F.N. Spon
Written in English
Glossary of coal mining terms and coal miners' jargon by, , The Association edition, in English - [2nd ed.]. Appendix G: Glossary of Mining Terms Broad form deed: A contract format historically used by coal operators to gain favorable terms of mineral rights for themselves. The contract commonly used to negotiate with uneducated landowners who did not understand the terms of the contract.
A. Abutment - A coal mining term to describe the weight of the rocks above a narrow roadway transfering to the solid coal along the sides, which act as abutments of the arch of strata spanning the roadway.; Angle of dip - The angle at which strata or mineral deposits are inclined to the horizontal plane.; Anorthosite - A plutonic rock composed almost entirely of plagioclase, which is usually. This glossary will be of use to a broad audience – CEOs, CFOs, members of the management and supervisory boards, accountants, traders, regulators, tax consultants and many more – bringing together terms from the worlds of finance, electricity, mining, oil and gas as well as sectors such as law, regulatory affairs, economics and even.
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Spon,x, pages and 16 page publisher's catalogue, text illustrations, original cloth gilt. Some foxing to fore-edge but generally VG. Wear to head and tail of spine. A Abutment- In coal mining, (1) the weight of the rocks above a narrow roadway is transferred to the solid coal along the sides, which act as abutments of the arch of strata spanning the roadway; and (2) the weight of the rocks over a longwall face is transferred to the front abutment, that is, the solid coal ahead of the face and the back abutment, that is, the settled packs behind the face.
"Web", "fall", and other terms were used elsewhere. Koepe winding. Koepe is a system of winding, using the friction between the winding ropes and the A Glossary of Terms Used in Coal Mining book pulley.
It was developed in Germany and introduced to England by the National Coal Board. Lampman. Bank- The surface or above ground. Brattice- Screens used to direct currents of air in the mine.
Buzzer- Electrical signalling or warning device. Cage- Lift in which men travelled down the mine-shaft. Inbye - A term relative to position, meaning nearer to the coal face, and opposite to the term outbye. Sometimes it is used on the surface to mean that an individual is in the mine.
Induration - The process of hardening of sediments through cementation, pressure, heat, or other cause. Intake. Bank, benk, bink - Various terms for Coal face, where coal is extracted. Bank head - Top of a plane road, from a dip to level. Banksman or Banker - Person in charge of the shaft surface operations, loading or unloading the cage at the surface.
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Examples for Underground Mining Important Terms of Underground Mining. Some. Examples for Surface Mining Important Terms of Surface Mining. Mining Terms. Types of Mining A horizontal opening in a bedded mineral deposit (ex. coal). Face: The rock surface which excavation techniques are being preformed apon to advance a horizontal.
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We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork. Here’s a comprehensive A-Z guide of mining terms you need to know. A Glossary of the most common mining terms. Published at May 4,in Investor Coking coal (metallurgical coal): A grade of coal that meets the requirements for making coke.
It must have a low ash and sulfur content and form a coke that is capable of supporting. Glossary of Terms. used in the. Coal Trade. Northumberland and Durham. Greenwell, F.G.S., C.E., Colliery Viewer, Past President of the. A Glossary of Mining Terms used in mid ’s.
AFTERDAMP. After an explosion the mine was filled by the products of the burning gas. These were mainly carbon monoxide (CO) which is poisonous and carbon dioxide (CO2) which is suffocating. BALANCER. The Glossary of Mining Terminology is a first attempt to improve Inuktitut terminology in the resource development field.
The aim of the glossary is to clarify some technical words associated with resource development using everyday language. The Glossary of Mining Terminology is a living document that will continue to be improved as the industry develops and Inuktitut speakers become more.
Additional Physical Format: Online version: Gresley, William Stukeley. Glossary of terms used in coal mining. London, New York, E. & F.N. Spon, Glossary of terms used in coal mining. London, New York, E. & F.N. Spon, (DLC)gs (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: William Stukeley Gresley.
Assay foot(metre, inch, centimetre)- The assay value multipliedby the number of feet, metres, inches, centimetres across which the sample istaken.
Assay map- Plan view of an area indicating assay values and locations ofall samples taken on the property. Abutment — In coal mining, (1) the weight of the rocks above a narrow roadway is transferred to the solid coal along the sides, which act as abutments of the arch of strata spanning the roadway; and (2) the weight of the rocks over a longwall face is transferred to the front abutment, that is, the solid coal ahead of the face and the back abutment, that is, the settled packs behind the face.T his is a partial glossary of common coal mining terms used in the United Kingdom.
Some words were in use throughout the coalfields, some are historic and others are local to the different British coalfields. A. Adit: an underground level or tunnel to the surface for access or drainage.   Afterdamp Damps is the collective name given to all gases other than air found in coal mines in.Abutment: In coal mining, (1) the weight of the rocks above a narrow roadway is transferred to the solid coal along the sides, which act as abutments of the arch of strata spanning the roadway; and (2) the weight of the rocks over a longwall face is transferred to the front abutment, that is, the solid coal ahead of the face and the back abutment, that is, the settled packs behind the face.