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HIS ROYAL HIGHNESS PRINCE ALBERT,
Lord Warden of the Stannaries, Chief Steward of the Duchy of Cornwall
and Devon, &c. &c.
HENRY ENGLISH, MINING ENGINEER,
Editor of the “ Mining Journal," &c. &c.
PUBLISHED AT THE MINING JOURNAL OFFICE, 26, FLEET STREET.
Chief Steward of the Duchy of Cornwall and Devon, &c. &c.
MAY IT PLEASE YOUR ROYAL HIGHNESS,
In respectfully dedicating the present volume of the MINING ALMANACK to your Royal Highness, permit me most gratefully to acknowledge the condescension afforded by your august sanction and patronage; while I sincerely trust the utility of the work, and the information collated, will be considered deserving the support with which it is so highly honoured.
The bright example thus set by your Royal Highness, in fostering science and upholding the interests of the mining community, cannot but be attended with beneficial results ; while it will ever be gratifying to me to reflect on having
been the humble instrument of thus contributing towards the advancement of science as associated with mining enterprise.
This additional proof of the interest manifested by your Royal Highness in promoting mining operations cannot be too highly appreciated by the miner, as affording an assurance that the welfare of our home mines will be carefully watched
over and protected.
I have the honour,
With every grateful feeling and respect,
To subscribe myself,
Most obedient, humble servant,
and Allied Sciences
ib. British Association for the Advance-