School of Metalliferous Mining
The School of Metalliferous Mining was formed in 1910 by the amalgamation of all the mining schools in Cornwall, England.
In the 19th century mining schools under government patronage were being e...
Selwyn G. Blaylock Medal
The Selwyn G. Blaylock Medal or Selwyn Blaylock Canadian Mining Excellence Award was established in 1948 and is awarded annually by the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum to an ind...
National Association of Mining History Organisations
The National Association of Mining History Organisations (NAMHO) was formed in 1979 to promote the interests of mining historians and those organisations which seek to preserve the relics of the minin...
CSM Association
The Camborne School of Mines (in Cornish, Scoll Balow Cambron) [sic], commonly abbreviated to CSM, was founded in 1888. Its research and teaching is related to the understanding and manage...
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William Henry Wright
William Henry "Bill" Wright (21 April 1876 – 20 September 1951) was a Canadian prospector who discovered the Kirkland Lake Break, which hosted seven gold-producing mines. He used the proceeds from his...
James Boylen
Matthew James "Jim" Boylen (August 10, 1907 – July 7, 1970) was a Canadian businessman and Thoroughbred racehorse owner.Jim Boylen was born in Weston, Ontario and raised in Alberta. In his early teens...
Canadian Mining Hall of Fame
The Canadian Mining Hall of Fame aims to recognize the accomplishments of leaders in the mining industry.It was conceived by Maurice R. Brown as a way to recognize and honor the legendary mine finders...
Society of Economic Geologists
The Society of Economic Geologists (SEG) is a scientific organization that promotes the study of geology as it relates to mining, mineral exploration, mineral resource classification and mineral extra...
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Harold Wright (athlete)
Harold Madison Wright, CC (December 10, 1908 – December 11, 1997) was a Canadian engineer and athlete.Born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, he received a B.Sc in geological engineering and a M.Sc in metal...
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History of hard rock miners' organizations
Hard rock miners' organizations have included fraternal and union organization of miners or mine workers formed for the purpose of addressing issues such as wages, health and safety, funeral arrangeme...
Maurice Russell Brown
Maurice Russell Brown (November 11, 1912 – June 2008) was a Canadian mining journalist. Born in Port Arthur, now Thunder Bay, Ontario, he graduated in 1938 from the University of Toronto with a ...
Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining
The Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining (IOM3) is a major UK engineering institution whose activities encompass the whole materials cycle, from exploration and extraction, through characterisa...
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Cornish Institute of Engineers
The Cornish Institute of Engineers (CIE) was founded in 1913 by the then Principal of the Camborne School of Mines, J.J. Beringer. Its first President, Josiah Paul, was appointed on 1 March 1913. It i...
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Barlow Memorial Medal
The Barlow Memorial Medal was created in 1916 by the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum to recognize the best paper on economic geology published by the Institute each year. The me...
Confederation of UK Coal Producers
The Confederation of UK Coal Producers (or CoalPro) is the UK trade association for coal mining companies. Members include ATH Resources, Banks Developments, Celtic Energy, Kier Mining, Maltby Collier...
Bergamt
A Bergamt or mining office is a mining supervisory authority in German-speaking countries below the level of the state. It exercises immediate supervision of all activities, facilities and equipment a...
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Royal Geological Society of Cornwall
The Royal Geological Society of Cornwall is a geological society based in Cornwall in the United Kingdom. It was founded in 1814 to promote the study of the geology of Cornwall, and is the second olde...
Royal Geological Society of Cornwall - Wikipedia
Centre for Mined Land Rehabilitation
CMLR can also mean Common Market Law ReportCentre for Mined Land Rehabilitation is a member of the Sustainable Minerals Institute (previously the Sir James Foots Institute of Mineral Resources), the C...
Stephen Boleslav Roman
Stephen Boleslav Roman was a prominent Canadian mining engineer, and mining executive.Business commentator Diane Francis described him as a "self-made man" in her book "Controlling Interest".A 1967 pr...
Stannary Courts and Parliaments
The Stannary Parliaments and Stannary Courts were legislative and legal institutions in Cornwall and in Devon (in the Dartmoor area), England. The Stannary Courts administered equity for the region's ...
Stannary Courts and Parliaments - Wikipedia
N.W.T. Mining Heritage Society
The N.W.T. Mining Heritage Society, in the Northwest Territories, Canada, was first formed in early 2000 as the Giant Mine Heritage Group to rescue items from the Giant Mine site after its owner, Roya...
N.W.T. Mining Heritage Society - Wikipedia
Institution of Mining and Metallurgy
Institution of Mining and Metallurgy (IMM) was a British research institution, founded in 1892. In 2002, it merged with The Institute of Materials (IOM) to form the The Institute of Materials, Mineral...
North of England Institute of Mining and Mechanical Engineers
The North of England Institute of Mining and Mechanical Engineers (NEIMME) is a British organisation dedicated to the research and preservation of knowledge relating to mining and mechanical engineeri...
North of England Institute of Mining and Mechanical Engineers - Wikipedia