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Picture Library - North Devon

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This section of the site contains a selection of images from the Society's extensive collection. Click on the thumbnail image to view a larger version of the picture.

Section 1: General

General Geology

Working areas circa 1975

Hand drilling -1950s(NDC)

Section 2: Production - Open Pit

The first Courtmoor Quarry c1920 (NDC)

Wolladon Quarry c1925 (Meeth)

Meeth Quarry 1948

Courtmoor Quarry (WBB) Looking NE January 1991

Westbeare Quarry (WBB) Looking NE March 1980

Meeth Quarry (ECC Ball Clays) September 1978

Section 3: Production - Underground

North Devon Clay Co.

Group of inclined shafts c1920

North Devon Clay Co.

Sinking an inclined shaft c1920

North Devon Clay Co.- Main drive of inclined shaft c1960






4. Applications
5. Transport










6. People

Meeth work's charabanc trip mid 1920s

The visit of the Devonshire Association to North Devon Clay Co. in the 1890s





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