MINING IN IRELAND THROUGH THE AGES
2021-3-8 · Antrim, operated by Irish Salt Mining and Exploration, has been in operation since 1965. Gypsum mining by a Saint Gobain group subsidiary also continues in Co Monaghan, with operations dating from 1936. Ireland has a long history of mining which has helped to shape our lives and those of our ancestors down through the ages llection: Lower Gypsum Member i Kingscourt Meath …2021-12-21 · They were taken from exposures in the underground workings of the "Drumgossat" gypsum mine, and from cores from the 1947-1950 programme of the Geological Survey of Ireland. Locality/Boring: Drumgossat mine (sample E04, E06, E09), and boring T29 (E57-502ft, W74-494ft, E73-493ft, E72-492, E71-489).