1) This is an uncommon word, similar in form to ‘coalery’ and ‘stonery’.

1561 all manner of mynerye of lead and coal within the parish, Grinton. 1609 James Richards a skilfull man in Mynerie who … gave my Lord his Advise therein, Carleton in Craven. However, in these two contexts the reference may not be to mining locations but rather to mining as a skill or activity.

dates 1561 1609

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