READING LIST

This is a compilation from different reading lists: inevitably there will be some overlaps, but they are all included here in one place for convenience

Publications by John Barnatt:
  • Barnatt, J. Delving Ever Deeper: The Ecton Mines through Time ISBN 978-0-901428-26-4, Bakewell, Peak District National Park. CLICK HERE for further information.
  • Barnatt, J. 2002 The Development of Deep Ecton Mine, Staffordshire, 1723-1760: Mining History 15.1, 10-23.
  • Barnatt, J. and Manley, R. 2006: In the Footsteps of our Ancestors: Heritage Walks. Bakewell: Peak District National Park Authority.
  • Barnatt, J. and Mortimer, P. 2004: Ecton Hill and Mine: Mine Entrance Condition Survey - 26 March 2004. Confidential unpublished report for the Cox Family.
  • Barnatt, J. and Penny, R. 2004: The Lead Legacy: The Prospects for the Peak District's Lead Mining Heritage. Bakewell: Peak District National Park Authority.
  • Barnatt, J., Rieuwerts, J. and Thomas, G. H. 1997: The early use of gunpowder in the Peak District: recent exploration and re-evaluation of the workings at Stone Quarry Mine and Dutchman Level, Ecton. Mining History 13.4, 24-43.
  • Barnatt, J. and Thomas, G. H. 1998: Prehistoric mining at Ecton, Staffordshire: A dated antler tool and its context. Mining History 13.5, 72-78.
BOOKS:
  • John A Robey and Lindsey Porter, 1972: The Copper and Lead Mines of Ecton Hill, Staffordshire Moorland Publishing Company
  • John A Robey and Lindsey Porter, 2000: The Copper and Lead Mines around the Manifold Valley Landmark Publishing Ltd
  • Lindsey Porter, 2004: Ecton Copper Mines under the Dukes of Devonshire 1760 - 1790 Landmark Publishing Ltd
  • James Roberts, 1900: Wetton, Thor's Cave, and Ecton Mines Osborne of Ashbourne. See a review and index by Hugh Carson at http://www.any-town.co.uk/W/Wetton/Texts/Wetton_Index.htm
ARTICLES:
  • Lindsey Porter, 1970: Ecton HIll, - Part 11 Underground PDHMS Vol 4 No 3 pp195 - 216
  • John Barnatt and G Thomas, 1998: prehistoric mining at Wetton, Staffordshire: A dated antler too and its context Mining History Volume 13, No 5, pp72-78
  • J A Robey, 1969: The Ecton Copper Mines in the Seventeenth Century PDHMS Vol 4 No 2 pp 145 - 155
  • J A Robey, 1971: The Buegoyne Mines at Ecton in the Seventeenth Century PDMHS Vol 6 No 2 pp 71-72
READING LIST FROM EHFSA:
  • Barnatt, J. 2002: The Development of Deep Ecton Mine, Staffordshire, 1723-1760. Mining History 15.1, 10-23.
  • Barnatt, J. and Manley, R. 2006: In the Footsteps of our Ancestors: Heritage Walks. Bakewell: Peak District National Park Authority.
  • Barnatt, J. and Mortimer, P. 2004: Ecton Hill and Mine: Mine Entrance Condition Survey – 26 March 2004. Confidential unpublished report for the Cox Family.
  • Barnatt, J. and Penny, R. 2004: The Lead Legacy: The Prospects for the Peak District’s Lead Mining Heritage. Bakewell: Peak District National Park Authority.
  • Barnatt, J., Rieuwerts, J. and Thomas, G. H. 1997: The early use of gunpowder in the Peak District: recent exploration and re-evaluation of the workings at Stone Quarry Mine and Dutchman Level, Ecton. Mining History 13.4, 24-43.
  • Barnatt, J. and Thomas, G. H. 1998: Prehistoric mining at Ecton, Staffordshire: A dated antler tool and its context. Mining History 13.5, 72-78.
  • Bray, E. and Horsley, T. 1998: Ecton Hill, Derbyshire: Report on Geophysical Survey, June 1998. Ancient Monuments Laboratory report number: 53/98.
  • Bromfield, P. 1998: 'Industrial workers in a peasant community. 2 Vols Manifold Valley Par-ishes in the eighteenth century, with special reference to workers at Ecton Copper Mine, c. 1760-1820'. Keele PhD
  • Bromfield, P. 1999: 'Traveller's tale and contemporary source : William Efford's visit to Ecton Copper mine in the 1760s'. Staffordshire Studies 11 (1999), pp. 69-81.
  • Doonan, R. C. P. 1998: Geochemical prospection for early copper production sites at Ecton Hill, Derbyshire. Unpublished report.
  • Ford, T.D. 1976: The ores of the South Pennines and Mendip Hills – a comparative study, pp 161-195 in K.H. Wolf (ed). Handbook of Strata-bound and stratiform ore deposits. Vol. 5. Elsevier, Amsterdam.
  • Ford, T.D. 1999: The growth of geological knowledge in the Peak District. Mercian Geolo-gist, Vol.14, no.4, pp 161-190.
  • Ford, T.D. 2000: Geology of the Ecton and other North East Staffordshire mines. Mining History, Vol. 14, no. 4, pp 1-22.
  • Ford, T. D. and Quirk, D. G, 1995: Mineralization of the South Pennines, Geology Today, September – October 1995/177, Blackwell Science Ltd.
  • Ford, T.D., Sarjeant, W.A.S. & Smith, M.E. (1993 reprint): The Minerals of the Peak District of Derbyshire. UK Journal of Mines & Minerals No. 13: Bull. P.D.M.H.S. Vol. 12,
  • Guilbert, G. 1994a: Hammer stones from the Ecton copper mine. Bulletin of the Peak Dis-trict Mines Historical Society 12.3, 26-7.
  • Guilbert, G. 1994b: More on the Ecton hammer stones. Bulletin of the Peak District Mines Historical Society 12.4, 14.
  • Kirkham, N. and Ford, T. D. 1967: The Ecton Copper Mines: Staffordshire. Peak District Mines Historical Society, Special Publication No 1 (2nd Edition).
  • Masheder, R. and Rankin, A.H. 1988: Fluid inclusion studies on the Ecton Hill copper de-posits, North Staffordshire, Mineralogical Magazine, Vol. 52, pp 473-482.
  • Pickin, J. 1999: Stone hammers from the Ecton Mines in the Bateman Collection, Sheffield. Mining History 14.2, 15-18.
  • Porter, L. 2004: Ecton Copper Mines under the Dukes of Devonshire: 1760-1790. Ashbourne: Landmark.
  • Porter, L. and Robey, J. 2000: The Copper and Lead Mines around the Manifold Valley, North Staffordshire. Ashbourne: Landmark.
  • Quirk, D.G. 1993: The minerals of the Peak District. Bulletin of the Peak District Mining and Historical Society, Vol 12, no.1.
  • Robey, J. A. and Porter, L. 1972: The Copper and Lead Mines of Ecton Hill, Staffordshire. Ashbourne: Moorland.
  • Timberlake, S. 2003b: Early metal mining research in the UK: the developments of the last 10 years. In Craddock, P. T. and Lang, J. (eds.) Mining and Metal Production through the Ages. London: British Museum Press, 21-42.
  • Webb, D. 2006: The Hollow Hill: The Story of the Ecton Mines. A private archive film com-missioned by the Ecton Hill Field Studies Association. Running time: 50 minutes. Format: DVD Region 2 Pal System.
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