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The National Trust  - lessors of the mines to the Club.  https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/alderley-edge-and-cheshire-countryside
Manchester Museum  - previously with information about the AELP but nothing now about the project!  http://www.museum.manchester.ac.uk
AELPHER - the Alderley Edge teaching resource arising from the Alderley Edge Landscape Project.  http://web.archive.org/web/20120419070628/http://www.alderleyedge.manchester.museum//
Alan Garner and his books - Alan is the author of two books linked with the Alderley Edge legend.  http://alangarner.atspace.org/
Revealing Cheshire's Past , the Cheshire County Council on-line database  http://rcplive.cheshire.gov.uk/
BBC 360 degree view from Stormy Point   http://www.bbc.co.uk/manchester/interactive/360/alderley_edge.shtml
About SSSIs   http://www.naturalengland.org.uk/ourwork/conservation/designations/sssi/default.aspx
About Scheduled Ancient Monuments   http://www.english-heritage.org.uk/caring/listing/scheduled-monuments/
Alderley Edge community website   http://www.alderleyedge.com/


BCRA website - the British Cave Research Association is the scientific arm of caving (speleology) and is closely linked to the BCA.  http://www.bcra.org.uk
The BCA - the British Caving Association is the lead body for caving in the UK.  amongst other tasks, it manages third party insurance for cavers.  http://british-caving.org.uk/
Descent - the caving magazine)  http://www.wildplaces.co.uk
Bradford Pothole Club - another caving club with friendship links with the DCC)  http://www.bpc-cave.org.uk
Matienzo expedition - an excellent website covering the 50+ years of cave exploration in this one valley in northern Spain.  http://www.matienzocaves.org.uk/
Caves and caving in the UK   http://www.sat.dundee.ac.uk/~arb/speleo.html
Peak District caving   http://www.peakdistrictcaving.info/
Hitch 'n' Hike - a caving and mountaineering shop in Derbyshire but with a good website for the Peak District.  http://www.hitchnhike.co.uk/
Caving Supplies - caving equipment shop in Derbyshire.  http://www.caving-supplies.co.uk
Bernies - caving equipment shop and cafe in Yorkshire.  http://www.berniescafe.co.uk
Inglesport - caving equipment shop and cafe in Yorkshire.  http://www.inglesport.co.uk


Mining sites generally - IA Recordings produce videos of mining sites.  http://www.iarecordings.org/otheria.html
AditNow - forum for mine explorers  http://www.aditnow.co.uk
Northern Mine Research Society - a Yorkshire, Cumbria and Durham based society with a reputation for high quality research and publication.  http://www.nmrs.co.uk
Mines of the Isle of Man   https://www.facebook.com/LaxeyMinesResearchGroup
Subterranea Britannica (details of non-cave sites, nuclear bunkers, etc.)  http://www.subbrit.org.uk
NAMHO - the National Association of Mining History Organisations that represents the mining clubs and societies as well as some commercial organisations with similar interests.  http://www.namho.org
British Mining Database   http://www.users.globalnet.co.uk/~lizcolin/bmd.htm
Mining History Network  - an email network of mining historians.  http://www.people.ex.ac.uk/pfclaugh/mhinf/contents.htm
The Mine Explorer site - mostly North Wales sites with descriptions and trip reports.  http://www.mine-explorer.co.uk
Also known as Mine Explorer   http://www.mineexplorer.org.uk
Parys Mountain, Ynys Môn - a predominantly copper mining area in North Wales where Charles Roe also worked.  http://www.parysmountain.co.uk
Peak District Mines Historical Society (PDMHS) - a Peak District (mainly Derbyshire and Staffordshire) based society with a reputation for high quality research and publication.  http://www.pdmhs.com


Peak District and Cheshire tourist information   http://www.visitpeakdistrict.com/see-and-do/
Stockport Heritage Trust   http://stockporttrust.blogspot.com/
The author's site   http://www.dibben.org.uk

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