Historical Interest

AditNow - for the mine explorer and mining historian

Amsterdam Bakelite Collection 

The Association for Industrial Archaeology 

The Bakelite Museum, Williton, Somerset 

Bouncing Balls - information about rubber, history, biographies, chemistry, conservation.

Coal Mining History Resource Centre 

Construction History Society 

Cornish Mining World Heritage Site Bid Project 

Durham Mining Museum 

Early Materials' Forum (EMF) 

Fulmer Research History Group

Haig Colliery Mining Museum 

Historical Metallurgy Society - includes a catalogue of the material held at the National Slag Collection 

Institute for the History of Aluminium (IHA) = Institut pour l'Histoire de l'Aluminium

The Iron Library = Eisenbibliothek 

Lead Mining in the Yorkshire Dales 

Kelham Island Museum

Makin Metals - a history of metals timeline graphic showing the discovery of metals and the development of metallurgy over time.

Mines Lamp Collectors Society 

Mining History Network 

Moore Books - specialises in mining history 

Museum of Brands, Packaging and Advertising 

National Association of Mining History Organisations - NAMHO 

National Coal Mining Museum for England - NCMME

National Museum of Wales - Big Pit National Coal Museum 

Newcomen Society 

North of England Institute of Mining and Mechanical Engineers - NEIMME

Northern Mine Research Society  

Peak District Mines Historical Society 

Plastics Historical Society 

Scottish Mining Museum 

Sheffield Industrial Museums Trust - includes Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet, Kelham Island Museum and Shepherd Wheel Workshop 

The Tools and Trades History Society

The Trevithick Society 

The Yorkshire Dales Mining Museum 

The World of Joseph W. Mellor 1869-1938

Wealden Iron Research Group 

Wedgwood Museum 

Welsh Mines Society