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Bibliography ... Scotland


Scotland ... Books

Carvel, J.L. The Coltness Iron Company (Edinburgh, 1948).

Draper, L. and P. The Raasay lron Mine (Dingwall: The Authors, 1990).

Donnachie, I. Industrial Archaeology of Galloway (Newton Abbot: David & Charles, 1971).

Duckham, B.F. A History of the Scottish Coal Industry (Newton Abbot: David & Charles, 1970).

Porteous, J.M. God's Treasure House in Scotland (Wanlockhead: The Wanlockhead Museum Trust, 1985. Reprint of 1876 Edition).

Wallace, W. Some Notes on the Coal Industry of Hamilton (Hamilton: Bell College, 1985).

Wanlockhead Museum Trust Catalogue of the Miners' Library (Wanlockhead: 1977).


Scotland ... Theses

Campbell, R.H. The Growth and Fluctuations of the Scottish Pig Iron Trade, 1828-73 (University of Aberdeen PhD Thesis, 1952).

Gibson, I.F. The Economic History of the Scottish Iron and Steel Industry (University of London PhD Thesis, 1955).

Skillen, B.S. The Development of Mining in the Glasgow Area, 1700-1830 (University of Glasgow MLitt thesis, 1987).


Scotland ... Papers

Anon "Leadminers' Library at Leadhills" Industrial Archaeology, Vol.7 No.3 (1970), pp.338-339.

Butt, J. "The Industrial Archaeology of Gatehouse-of-Fleet" Industrial Archaeology, Vol.3 No.2 (1966), pp.127-137.

Callender, R.N. "The Lead Mines of Islay" Professional Photographer, (October 1980), pp.76-84.

Cuthill, G. "Tyndrum Lead Mines" Newsletter of the Grosvenor Caving Club, 26 (1988), pp.34.

Downs-Rose, G. "Draining the Wanlockhead Lead Mines" Transactions of the Dumfriesshire and Galloway Natural History and Archaeological Society, 59 (1984).

Fleming, J.B. "The Peebleshire Miners" Scots. Magazine, 133 May 1990), pp.15O-156.

Flett, W.R. "Problems Affecting the Exploitation of Minerals in Scotland" pp.101-111 in The Future of Non-Ferous Mining in Great Britain and Ireland (1959).

Harker, R.S. "The Brora Coalfield, Sutherland" Transactions of the Northern Cavern & Mine Research Society, No.2 (1964), pp.8-14.

Harvey, W.S. "Scottish Lead Mines" Industrial Archaeology, Vol.9 No.2 (1972), p.200.

Harvey, W.S. "William Symington's Atmospheric Engines and Their Construction" Scottish lndustrial History, 10:1-2 (1987), pp.1-24.

Harvey, W.S. "The Progress of Trade Unionism at the Leadhills Mines: 1836 to 1914" British Mining, No.39 (1989), pp.47-52.

Harvey, W.S. "A Lawsuit and a Miner's Wages" British Mining, No.43 (1991), pp.76-81.

Harvey, W.S. "Miners or Crofters?" British Mining, No.43 (1991), pp.82-95.

Harvey, W.S. "Controversy and Contraction: The Water Dispute at the Leadhills Mines" British Mining, No.48 (1993), pp.7-21.

Harvey, W.S. "The Restless Years: The Leadhills Company Ltd and the labour disputes at its mines 1903-1929" British Mining, No.50 (1994), pp.41-65.

Harvey, W.S. and Downs-Rose, G. "The First Steam Engine on the Leadhills Mines" British Mining, No.28 (1985), pp.46-47.

Holmes, P. "A Wagon at Wanlockhead" Industrial Railway Record, No.129 (1992), pp.438-439.

Skillen, B.S. "Miners, Moonshiners and Mischief Galore" British Mining, No.39 (1989), pp.20-25.

Skillen, B.S. "The Mining of the Rural Districts of Campsie and Kilpatrick" British Mining, No.39 (1989), pp.34-44.

Skillen, B.S. "Aspects of the Alum Mining Industry About Glasgow" British Mining, No.39 (1989), pp.53-62.

Skillen, B.S. "Slates amidst the bracken: an old Scottish slate quarry" British Mining, No.41 (1990), pp.14-18.

Skillen, B.S. "Local dreams: the early workings of the Brora Colliery" British Mining, No.41 (1990), pp.68-75.

Skillen, B.S. "Old mines, miners of Renfrewshire: glimpse of the past" British Mining, No.41 (1990), pp.76-98.

Skillen, B.S. "Old Mines and Mine Masters of the Monklands" British Mining, No.45 (1992), pp.66-86.

Skinner, B.C. "The Archaeology of the Lime Industry in Scotland" Post Mediaeval Archaeology, 9 (1975), pp.225-230.

Smout, T.C. "Lead Mining in Scotland, 1650-1850" in Payne, P.L. (ed.) Studies in Scottish Business History (1967).

Todd, J.G. and Laurence, D. "Muirshiel Mine" UK Journal of Mines and Minerals, 7 (1989) pp.40-43.

Todd, J.G. and McMullen, M.J. "Vein Minerals of Manoch Hill, Scotland" UK Journal of Mines and Minerals, 9 (1991), pp.35-38.

Tylecote, R.F. "Scottish Antimony" Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, 113 (1983), pp.645-646.


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