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Coquet 17-06-2018 02:12 PM

Mine Rescue Apparatus 1918
I've come across a copy of the 'First Report of the Mine Rescue Apparatus Research Committee' 1918. Found with the other mining and geology material that probably belonged to Alex Fowler previously mentioned.

Coquet 17-06-2018 02:14 PM

Mine Rescue Stations 1918:

Coquet 17-06-2018 02:18 PM

List of Existing Apparatus

Coquet 17-06-2018 02:29 PM

Fleuss Apparatus
Fig 1. Henry A. Fleuss and group of miners, equipped with earliest Fleuss Apparatus and Oxygen Lamps. Seaham Colliery 1881

Coquet 17-06-2018 02:37 PM

Proto Apparatus
Fig 2. Proto Apparatus, front view

Fig 3. Proto Apparatus, side view

Fig 5. Proto Apparatus Flow Diagram

Coquet 17-06-2018 02:45 PM

Draeger Apparatus 1907
Fig 6. Draeger Apparatus 1907, Front View

Fig 7. Draeger Apparatus 1907, Back View

Coquet 17-06-2018 03:00 PM

Draeger Apparatus 1911
Fig 8. Draeger Apparatus, 1911 Front View

Fig 9. Draeger Apparatus, 1911 Back View

Coquet 17-06-2018 03:08 PM

Meco Apparatus
Fig 11. Meco Apparatus Front View

Fig 12. Meco Apparatus Back View

Fig 13. Meco Apparatus Flow Diagram

Coquet 17-06-2018 03:14 PM

Weg Apparatus
Fig 14. Weg Apparatus Side View

Fig 15. Weg Apparatus Back View

Fig 16. Weg Apparatus Oxygen Cylinders and Connections

Coquet 17-06-2018 03:39 PM

Aerophor Apparatus
Fig 17. Aerophor, Front View

Fig 18. Aerophor, Back View

Fig 19. Aerophor, Charging with Liquid Air

Fig 20 Aerophor, Use of Auxiliary Connection

Coquet 17-06-2018 03:48 PM

Tissot Apparatus
Fig 24. Tissot Apparatus, Back View

Fig 23. Tissot Apparatus, Mouthpiece Attachment

Fig. 24 Tissot Apparatus, Cylinder Connections

Coquet 17-06-2018 03:51 PM

Fig 26. Gibbs Apparatus, Front View

Fig 27. Gibbs Apparatus, Back View (cover removed)

Coquet 17-06-2018 03:56 PM

Last September at the Scottish mining museum I took a photo of an example of the Weg Apparatus (post #9 above) they have up there:

jumpy shore 18-06-2018 12:28 PM


Originally Posted by Coquet (Post 7425)
Last September at the Scottish mining museum I took a photo of an example of the Weg Apparatus (post #9 above) they have up there:

My original Mines Rescue Instruction Manual, Ashington Rescue Station, 1981/Users/johngriffiths/Pictures/Photos/Users/johngriffiths/Pictures/Photos Library.photoslibrary/resources/proxies/derivatives/36/00/3618/UNADJUSTEDNONRAW_thumb_3618.jpgLibrary.photoslibra ry/resources/proxies/derivatives/36/00/3616/UNADJUSTEDNONRAW_thumb_3616./Users/johngriffiths/Pictures/Photos Library.photoslibrary/resources/proxies/derivatives/36/00/3617/UNADJUSTEDNONRAW_thumb_3617.jpg

jumpy shore 19-06-2018 01:08 PM

Mines Rescue
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I served from 1980 /84 Ashington Station, my instruction Manual is still intact.

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