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LIST OF MINES in Great Britain and the Isle of Man, 1908

 
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List of Mines 1908

 

 

BRECON WEST, CARMARTHEN, PEMBROKE

BRECON WEST (metalliferous), CARMARTHEN (metalliferous), PEMBROKE (metalliferous)

 

 

 

BRECON WEST

 

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Manager
Under-manager
Below

Above

Abercrave Collieries Co., Abercrave, Swansea Valley

Abercrave

Abercrave

David J Davies

Thomas Davies

237
43

Blaen-cwm Colliery Co., 37 Windsor Rd., Doncaster

Blaencwm

Lower Cwmtrich

TW Curry

D Campbell Crerar

22
11

Brynhenllys Colliery Co., Upper Cwmtrich

Brynhellys

Upper Cwmtrich

Owen Powell

Rees D Powell

213
44

Diamond Anthracite Mine Co. Ltd., Ystradgynlais

Diamond

Ystradgynlais

Thos. R Davies

185
42

Dulais Anthracite Collieries Co. Ltd., Adelaide Chambers, Swansea

Dulais

Onllwyn

AF Railton

Wm. Jeffreys

Gilfach Anthracite Colliery Co., Exchange Buildings Swansea

New Palleg

Gwys

7
2

Gurnos Anthracite Colliery Co., Ystradgynlais

Gurnos

Ystradgynlais

Daniel Davies

183
30

Gwaunclawdd Abercrave Colliery Co., Metropolitan Bank Buildings, Wing St. Swansea

Gwaun-Clawdd

Abercrave

E Ll. Davies

78
23

International Anthracite Co Ltd., (DT Alexander Receiver and Manager) Eagle Chammbers, Swansea.

International

ditto

John D Daniel

Danl. John Walters

201
53

DE James, The Larches, Ystradgynlais

Pant Mawr

Ystradgynlais

28
16

South Wales Anthracite Colliery Co Ltd. Ystradgynlais

Yniscedwyn

ditto

W Williams

GW Lyddon

520
99

ditto

Ystradgynlais

Ystradgynlais

ditto

Wm Harris

190
40

ditto

ditto Slant

ditto

ditto

-
-

Jenkin Thomas, Glangiedd House, Ystradgynlais

Cwmbargoed

Cemgiedd, Ystradgynlais

2
-

 

 

 CARMARTHEN

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Manager
Under-manager
Below

Above

Ammanford Colliery Co., Ammanford

Ammanford Little Vein

Ammanford

Erne Hewlett

Jas. Pickton

278
104

ditto

ditto Red Vein

ditto

diito

Jas. Mort. Darbyshire

245
20

Baglan Colliery Co., 11 Williams Terrace, Burry Port

Penymyndd

Waun Baglan, Trisaran

Opening

9
5

Blaenhirwaun Colliery Co Ltd., 36 Station Rd., Port Talbot

Blaenhirwaun

Near Crosshands

-
3

Blaina Colliery Co., 2 Gloucester Place, Swansea

Blaina

Pantyffynnon

Geo. Roblings

Job Davies

165
70

ditto

Pantyffynnon

ditto

ditto

John Hugh Griffiths

268
80

ditto

Park Slant

ditto

ditto

Job Davies

165
70

Caeglas Anthracite Colliery Co Ltd., Arcade Chambers, Llanelly

Carglas

Pontyberem

William Rees

31
11

Caepontbren Colliery Co., Pontyates, nr. Kidwelly

Caepontbren

Pontyates

WC Jones

131
26

Caerbryn and Empire Collieries Ltd., Burrows Chambers, Swansea

Caerbryn No.1

Llandobie

Gwilym Rees

John Morgan

258
81

ditto

ditto No.2

ditto

ditto

ditto

5
-

Carway Collieries Ltd., 2 Cambrian Placee, Swansea

Carway

Pontyates

Wm. Lewis

76
17

Cawdor and Garnant Collieries Ltd., Garnant

Cawdor

Garnant

Morgan Morgan

Phillip Rees

194
46

ditto

Garnant

ditto

Thos. M Jones

69
33

Cilwern Collieries Ltd., 13 Exchange Buildings, Swansea

Cilwern

Llandebie

32
8

Closucha Colliery Co., Arcade Chambers, Llanelly

Closucha

Tumble Llanon

Thos. Wilkins

8
10

Closyryn Colliery Co. Ltd., Drefach, Llanarthney

Closyry

Drefach, Llanrthney

Evan W Morgan

66
12

Consolidated Anthracite Collieries Ltd., Blaendare, Pontypool

Raven

Garnant

Thos George

Wm. Brace

62
20

Crown Colliery Co., Forest Lodge, Llanelly

Crown

Lower Pwll, Lanaelly

Llanelly

Sinking

7
11

Cwmmawr Colliery Co., Cwmbach, Llanelly

Cwmmawr

Llanelly

25
5

ditto

New Castle

Pwll, Llanelly

Opening

-
-

G Davies, The Park, Ammanford

Malta

Pantyffynnon

Opening

6
3

Emlyn Colliery Co Ltd., 17, York Place, Swansea

Emlyn

Llandebie

Thos. Morgan

Evan Edwards

475
111

Evans and David, 6 Cambrian Place, Swansea

Nantyci

Pantyffynnon

5
4

Evan Evans, 2 Glasfryn Villas, Pencoed Rd., Burry Port

Tygwyn

Burry Port

2
-

Gellyceidrim Collieries Co. Ltd., 14 Cambrian Place, Swansea

Gellyceidrim

Glanamman

ER Fisher

David Lewis

433
77

Glanamman Anthracite Colliery Co. Ltd., 86 Cannon St., London

Glanamman

Ditto

KB Foyster

16
3

Glanmwcrwg Colliery Co Ltd., Llangennech

Glanmwcrwg

Llangennech

Henry W Thomas

Abondoned 6 July 1908

29
11

ditto

Penprys

dafen

ditto

Abandoned 26 June 1908

25
7

ditto

St Davids

Dafen

ditto

Pumping pit Abandoned 26th June 1908

-
-

Glynea and Castle Coal and Brick Co., Ltd., Brynea, Llanelly

Glynea

Brynea

Wm. Price

Thos. Prothero

187
31

Glynyreithin Anthracite Colliery Co Ltd., 10 Quay St., Ammanford

Glynyrethin

Ammanford

Idle during 1908

-
-

Gorse Colliery Co. Ltd., Dafen, Llanelly

Gorse Farm

Dafen

Abandoned 26 Dec, 1908

8
4

Great Morfa Colliery Co., 1 From Terrace, Llanelly

Penyfan Pit

Llanelly

AS John

10
6

Great Mountain Collieries Co. Ltd., Victoria Rd., Llanelly

Great Mountain

Tumble, Llanon

John Davies

Wm. Jones

440
143

ditto

ditto New Slant

ditto

ditto

ditto

23
13

Griffiths, Phillips and Co., 26 Exchange Buildings, Swansea

Brynllu

Trimsaran

Sinking

3
-

Gwendreth Anthracite Colliieries Co., Ltd., 12 Cambrian Place, Swansea

Gwendraeth

Pontyates

Dan. Meredith

315
60

David Harry Bros., Brynea. Llanelly

Genwen

Brynea

David Harry

Abandoned 31 July 1908

-
-

ditto

St George Llanelly

ditto

ditto

78
17

D Harry and Evans, Burry Port

Rhiwlas

Burry Port

24
4

David Jones, 6 Upper Church St., Llanelly

Stradey

Pwll, Llanelly

5
-

Thomas Jones, Mynyrafon, Glanamman

Duffryn Amman

Glanamman

Daniel Morgan

46
12

Llandebie Colliery Co., 2 Gloucester Place, Swansea

Llandebie

Llandebie

John Williams

89
20

Lloyd Bros., Pontyclerc Brick Works, Pantyffynnon

Pontyclerc

Pantyffynnon

-
2

Mathias and Howells, Hendry, Pontardulais

Benalt

Pontardulais

8
1

Myrtle Hill Colliery Co., 46 Coleshill Terrace, Llanelly

Myrtle Hill

Sylen Five Roads

10

1

New Cross Hands Collieries Ltd., Gloucester Chambers, Swansea

New Cross Hands

Llandebie

David F Davies

David Lewis

407
104

New Cwmmawr Colliery Co., (Lloyd & Treharne) Drefach, Llanarthney

New Cwmmawr

Llanarthney

15
7

New Dynant Anthracite Collieries Co., Cwmmawr, nr. Llanelly

New Dynant

Cwmmawr, Llanelly

FW Davies

17
14

New Gelly Colliery Co., Gwynfryn, Brynea, nr. Llanelly

New Gelly

Dafen

Sinking

9
4

New Henllys Anthracite Co. Lts., County Chambers, Swansea

Hellys Vale

Upper Cwmtwrich

Rich. E Rees

103
28

New Mwrwg Vale Colliery Co., Llangennech

Brynshafre Level

Llangennech

Abondeoned in Sept

3
2

New Pool Colliery Co., Burry Port

Bertha Level

Burry Port

RG THomas

42
10

Pan-Howell Colliery Co., 89 Marble Hall Rd., Llanelly

Pan-Howell

Pwll, Llanelly

6
-

Pant Colliery Co., 11 Williams Terrace, Burry Port

Pant

ditto

2
2

Penllwynhelyg Colliery Co., Delfyn, Ammanford

Pen-llwyn-helyg

Tirydail

Abandoned 11th July 1908

8
2

Pentremawr Colliery Co. Ltd., Pontyberen

Capel Ifan No.1 Slant

ditto No.2 Slant

ditto No.3 Slant

Pontyberem

ditto

ditto

RG Griffiths

ditto

ditto

David Lloyd

ditto

ditto

 

260

-

-

73

Penygraig Coal Co.,Llwynhendy, Llanelly

Gardde

Llwynhendy

3
5

Ponthenry Colliery Co. Ltd., Pontyberem

Pontyberem, Clynhebog

Pontyberem

Thos. Seymoue

Thos. Thomas

81
26

ditto

Pontyberem Slants

ditto

ditto

Wm. Evans

260
104

Rhos Colliery Co., Pantyffynnon

Rhos

Panyffynnon

Lewis Jenkins

118
36

ditto

Wernos

ditto

ditto

Daniel Atkins

194
56

John Rowlands, Gwynfryn House, Burry Port

Cwm Capel

Burry Port

John Hewitt

106
9

Sandy Coal and Brick and Co. Ltd., Llanelly

Sandy

Llanelly

Wiliam Grey

48
12

Thomas Thomas, Five Roads Co., Llanelly

Graig level

Horeb, Five Roads, Llanelly Opening

3
-

William Thomas, Old Road, Llanelly

Ynys

Felinfoel

4
2

Wm. Thomas, Penybryn, nr. Llanelly

Canaan

Llanon, Tumble

2
2

Tirydail Colliery Co., Ltd., Gloucester Chambers, Swansea

Tirydail

Ammanford

WJ Owen

143
46

Trimsaran Co Ltd., Kidwelly

Waunhir

Trimsaran

TW Evans

William John

127
62

ditto

Cadean

ditto

ditto

ditto

8
3

Tyucha Colliery Co., 16 Pantyffynnon Rd., Ammanford

Tyncha

Llandebie

Opening

3
2

Wm. Watkeys Ltd., Llanelly

Achddu

Burry Port

John Bonnel

76
16

ditto

New Lodge

ditto

ditto

13
1

ditto

Llwyn, Slant

ditto

David Basset

20
8

ditto

Porthdafen No.1

ditto

ditto

Albert Lyon

152
4

ditto

ditto No.2

ditto

ditto

John Beynon

122
4

John Williams, Brook Cottage, Dafen, Llanelly

Bryn

Llanelly

5
2

Thos. Williams and Sons, Llangennech

Morlais

Llangennech

Thos. Williams

Robt. Rolfe

347
83

ditto

Talyclyn

Pontardulais

Thos. Williams

11
8

Ystradowen Colliery Co. Ltd., 21 Exchange Buildings, Swansea

Ystradowen

Upper Cwmtrich

Herbert Griffiths

52
18

 

 

 

 

PEMBROKE

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Manager
Under-manager
Below

Above

Bonvilles Court Coal Co., Saundersfoot

Bonvilles Court

Saundersfoot

Trevor A Parry

John Thomas

270
44

ditto

Kilgetty, Adit Level

Stepaside

ditto

4
25

WJ Canton, Nolton Haven, Broad Haven

Nolton

Nolton Haven

3
2

Freystop Colliery Co. Ltd., Gloucester Chambers, Swansea.

Freystop

Freystop

JG Simmons

Idle 1908

-
-

ditto

White Park

ditto

ditto

ditto

-
-

Gunter and Burry, Clayford, nr. Begelly

Masterland

Jeffreston

7
5

Wm. Hilling, Jeffreston, Begelly

Meads

ditto

8
4

Langdon Colliery Co., Begelly

Langdon

Begelly

RH Collingdon

2
2

Reynolton Colliery Co., (D Williams & RH Collingdon) Begelly

Reynolton

ditto

Drifting. Idle 1907

-
-

T Roch, Llether, Penycwm

Llether

Penycwm

Closed again

2
1

JG Summons, 2 Belle Vue Terrace, Haverfordwest

New Level Pit

Freystop Cross

JG Summons

3
3

Walters and Canton, Nolton Haven, Broad Haven

Chappel

Roch

Idle 1908

-
-

ditto

Trefrane Cliff

ditto

ditto

-
-

 

 

 

 

 

BRECON WEST (metalliferous)

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Agent
Minerals worked
Below

Above

Abernant Silica Brick and Cement Co., Glyn Neath

Lluest Tongilfach

Glyn Heath

Henry Harries

Sandstone

4
1

JB Jenkins and Co., Neath

Cwmcorrin Sand

ditto

ditto

13
13

 

 

 

 

 

CARMARTHEN (metalliferous)

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Agent
Minerals worked
Below

Above

O Davies, 15 Windsor Rd, Barry

Rhandirmwyb, Llandovery

Lead and spelter

4
1

WS Ogden, 4 Greta Villas, The Avenue

Hendir Lead Mine

Llangunnor

Alfred Evans

ditto

5
2

Ogofau Prioprietary Gold Mining Co Ltd., Pumpsaint, Llanwrda

Ogofau

Pumpsaint

Quartz containing cold

12
10

 

 

 

 

 

PEMBROKE (metalliferous)

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Agent
Minerals worked
Below

Above

The Pembrokeshire Mining Syndicate, Manorbier

Manorbier

Jameston

W Henry Fryer

Iron ore

2
2