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Page 67 - Act of 1872 : — (1.) An adequate amount of ventilation shall be constantly produced in every mine, to dilute and render harmless noxious gases to such an extent that the working places of the shafts, levels, stables, and workings of such mine, and the travelling roads to and from such working places, shall be in a fit state for working and passing therein.
Page 9 - Act applies, by any person whomsoever, the owner, agent and manager shall each be guilty of an offence against this Act, unless he proves that he had taken all reasonable means, by publishing and to the best of his power enforcing the said rules as regulations for the working of the mine, to prevent such contravention or non-compliance.
Page 7 - ... such report shall be recorded in a book to be kept at the mine for the purpose, and shall be signed by the persons who made the same.
Page 26 - A single package shall be a box, barrel or case, of such strength, construction and character, that it will not be broken or accidentally opened, or become defective or insecure whilst being conveyed, and will not allow the gunpowder to escape.
Page 9 - Act ; and in the event of any contravention of or non-compliance with this section by any person whomsoever, the owner, agent and manager shall each be guilty of an offence against this Act, unless he prove that he had taken all reasonable means by publishing and to the best of his power enforcing the provisions of this section to prevent such contravention and non-compliance.
Page 35 - ... in the year of the reign of our sovereign lady Victoria, by the grace of God, of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland...
Page 71 - Her Majesty's Justices of the Peace acting in and for the said county...
Page xxiii - ... are regulated by this Act, the average rate of wages of each class and the total amount of wages paid during the year, the quantity in statute weight of the mineral dressed, and of the undressed mineral which has been sold, treated or used during that year, and the value or estimated value thereof.