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The lead-mines of Galena and Potosi inundate St. Louis with that metal.
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Thus, a gryphaea is stated by M. Virlet to have been met with in a lead-mine near Semur, in France, and a madrepore in a compact vein of cinnabar in Hungary.
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The lead-mines in Derbyshire are many, as the Odin, Speedwell, Tideswell Moor, Dirtlow, &c.; and the ore is not only found in various soils, but mingled with a variety of substances.
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Our engraving endeavours to represent the costume of women who work in some of the Derbyshire lead-mines; they are capital figures, to which the pencil can scarcely do justice; indeed, though this sketch was drawn from nature, it conveys but an imperfect idea of beings, (_nondescripts_,) who would assuredly delight Cruikshank.
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Then the Black Tor would be mine, and afterwards yours; with all the rich revenue to be drawn from the lead-mine.
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We'll humble the Edens, and have the Black Tor and the lead-mine; but we'll win all with our swords like gentlemen, or fail.
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Amongst these was the Black Tor lead-mine, approached by steps in the side of the cliff; its galleries honeycombed the place, running right under the earth, and into natural caverns of the large opposite cliffs of limestone, where the jackdaws built their nests.
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And they want my lead-mine; and if young Darley comes to try and take it, I hope you'll break his neck.
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So, instead of going to old Master Rayburn's cottage, Mark walked back to the Black Tor, and after making up his mind to go down into the lead-mine, and chip off bits of spar, he went and talked to his sister, and told her, naturally enough, all that had passed.
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But let that be as it may, Master Rayburn mended Dummy Rugg when he fell from top to bottom of the steep slope leading down into the lead-mine, getting thereby very much broken, the worst injury being a crack in his skull.
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Examples of Lead-mine

Example #1
The latter mines are extensive, consisting of forty in number, and are situated near the head of Big-river, which flows into the Merrimac: a water transportation is thus effected to the Mississippi, eighteen miles below St. Louis.
Example #2
The party which lately returned to Fayette in Missouri, brought 200,000 dollars in specie.
Example #3
Lower Purbeck, fresh-water, with intercalated dirt-bed.
Example #4
Middle Purbeck, with numerous marsupial quadrupeds, etc.
Example #5
The Odin mine, at the foot of Mam Tor, and near it to the south, is the most celebrated and ancient of any in the county, being worked by the Saxons, from whom it received its name, whilst most of the mineral terms used there are of Saxon origin.
Example #6
Lead is found in many countries, but is particularly abundant in England.