Awards, Recommendations, Agreements, Orders, Etc Volume 3

Awards, Recommendations, Agreements, Orders, Etc Volume 3

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1903 edition. Excerpt: ... rates; below 2 ft. to be a deficient place. When taking up bottoms narrow, prices to be: From 12 ft. to 9ft. wide, ls. per yard; from 9ft. to 6ft. wide, 2s. per yard. 5. If ordered to drive narrow through a pillar the miner shall be paid ordinary pillar yardage rates--viz., 4s. per yard. This only applies to driving through one pillar. If the miner has to drive through more than one pillar he shall be paid ordinary solid rates both for coal and yardage. Pillars. 6. Prices to be paid for pillars shall be as follows: From 4ft. up to 5ft. 6in., 2s. per ton; from 5ft. 6in. to 6ft. 6in., 1s. 10d. per ton; from 6ft. 6 in. to 9ft., 1s. 9d. per ton; over 9 ft., ls. 8d. per ton. Below 4 ft. to be a deficient place. These prices to apply to clean hard roof. In the event of having a false or bad roof 3d. per ton extra to be paid on the above rates. 7. All pillars below 6 ft. in height to be single places. The manager to have the right to put on two men if necessary. 8. Tops to be classed as pillars. 9. In any height of coal up to 6 ft. thick, if stone in coal or stone on top of coal which cannot be kept up, the price to be paid shall be: For anything up to the first 3in., 1d. per ton; and %d. per ton per inch afterwards. Before any stone scale comes into force the stone must be of suflicient thickness to necessitate its being picked out of coal. Above 6ft. coal the stone scale shall cease, and no allowance _ be made for stone. 10. All places which the company desire to be worked by hand labour at tonnage rates shall be cavilled for every three months_Any new headings being started by hand-labour during the cavil shall be cavilled for among all men who are employed at tonnage rates, and who are competent for the work. In any case where at man more

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  • Paperback | 374 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 20mm | 667g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236796608
  • 9781236796608