slag heap


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slag heap

n
(Mining & Quarrying) a hillock of waste matter from coal mining, etc
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slag heap

nSchlackenhalde f

slag heap

ncumulo di scorie
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Mr Walton, who also installed a work on Bersham's slag heap, said desecrating the homage to Welsh miners was tantamount to "vandalising a war memorial".
By taking samples from different layers of the slag heap 6 with slightly different ages and magnetization 6 they could also see how the field strength changed with time.
The collapse of a coal slag heap on to a school in the village of Aberfan, South Wales, killed 144 people, including 116 children.
Ironically, the new Ynysowen Primary was constructed right on top of a slag heap, the oldest in the village said my grandfather, and needed specially designed foundations and walls that would flex with the undependable earth beneath.
They read up on how to ski in a book and practised on a slag heap near Emley Pit.
That silver smelter has been closed for nearly a century but its slag heap is between Interstate 25 and the Eilers Heights neighborhood, just north of Mesa Avenue.
slag heap collapsed following rains in Hpakant, 350 kilometres north
Some people have worked here for years and they've been thrown on the slag heap.
A most inauspicious English-language filmmaking debut for Daniel (brother of Tomas) Alfredson, "Kidnapping" will hold a handful of cinemas hostage en route to the VOD slag heap.
The three-kilometre Miners' Trail runs through Jubilee Woods, a former colliery and slag heap, making use of its slopes, humps and bumps.
There has been a build up, causing stress to that slag heap, and that is what is causing us concern, as a service," he said.
Lidl-alike baked bean discounts and you're probably somewhere in the real North, shopping between visits to the slag heap to pick coal.