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

 
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CUMBERLAND, (metalliferous), LANCASHIRE (detatched part, metalliferous), NORTHUMBERLAND (metalliferous), ISLE of MAN (metalliferous)

 

 

 

CUMBERLAND (metalliferous)

List of Mines 1908

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Agent
Minerals worked
Below

Above

Wm. Baird & Co. Ltd., Rowrah, Cockermouth

ditto

Kelton

Knockmurton

Lamplugh

ditto

Wm. Rankin

ditto

Iron ore (red hematite)

103
20

Beckermet Mining Co. Ltd., Workington

Winscales

Beckermet

Jas. Stout

ditto

152
22

Bigrigg Mining Co. Ltd., Workington

Sir John Walsh

Bigrigg

R Wilkinso

ditto

84
17

Brundholme Mining Co. Ltd., Threlkeld, Penrith

Brundholme

Keswick

WH Borlase

Lead & zinc ores

4
2

Buttermere Green Slate Co Ltd., Keswick

ditto

ditto

Dubb

Honister

Yew Grags

Honister, Keswick

ditto

ditto

B Jones

ditto

ditto

Slate

ditto

ditto

24
17

Caldbeck Mines Syndicate, Caldbeck, Wigton

Driggeth

Caldbeck

EF Goodall

Barytes, lead & zinc ores

-
3

Cammel Laird & Co. Ltd., Bigrigg

Mowbray

Frizington

Fredk. Hall

Iron ore (red hematite)

108
10
ditto

Park House

Bigrigg

ditto

ditto

108
14

Carron Co., Carron, Stirlingshire

Jacktrees (suspended Dec. '08)

Cleator Moor

John Baird

ditto

45
14

Cleator Iron Ore Co, Cleator

Cleator Nos.6&24 Pits

ditto Nos.21&25 Pits

Cleator

ditto

Rd. Smith

ditto

ditto

ditto

63
26
ditto

Eskett

Yeathouse

ditto

ditto

5
20
ditto

Esket Park

ditto

ditto

ditto

12
4
ditto

Margaret

ditto

ditto

ditto

173
37

Crossgill Mining Co., 57 Ashley St., Carlisle

Crossgill

Alston

Geo. Glaister (Sec)

Lead ore

3
-

Cumberland Mines Ltd., Braithwaite, Keswick

Force Crag

Keswick

JF Lobb

Barytes, lead & zic ores

24
26

Cumbrian Mining Co Ltd., Lloyds Aveneue House, Lloyds Ave., London

Carrock Fell

Throutbeck

JH Heap

Wolfram ore

2
8

Exors of TH Dalzell, Moor Row, Cumberland

Moor Row

Moor Row

Wm. Dixon

Iron ore (red hematite)

37
7

Dent Lead Mining Syndicate, 46 Lowther St., Whitehaven

Dent

Cleator

Lead ore

2
-

Harrington Iron & Coal Co Ltd., Harrington

Woodend

ditto

JB Kitchin

Iron ore (red hematite)

122
33

Hodbarrow Mining Co Ltd., Millom

Hodbarrow

Millom

Cedric Vaughan

ditto

1016
329

John Howe & Co Ltd., Cocklakes, Carlisle

Cocklakes

Carlisle

Gypsum

23
5

Layland Bros. Borrowdale, Keswick

Rigg Head

Borrowdale, Keswick

Thos. Wm. Layland

Slate

6
5

Lord Leconfield 41 Lowther St., Whitehaven

Bigrigg

Bigrigg

WS Davidson

Iron ore (red hematite)

72
20
ditto

Clintz No.2

ditto

ditto

ditto

26
9
ditto

Crowgarth

Cleator Moor

ditto

ditto

52
26

S&J Lindow, Cleator

Longlands

Cleator

A Richardson

ditto

33
20

Long Meg Plaster Co., Lazonby S.O.

Long Meg

Little Salkeld

AK Busby

Gypsum

12
3

Lonsdale Mining Co Ltd., 46 Lowther St., Whitehaven

ditto

Lonsdale No.5

ditto No.6

Yeathouse

ditto

T Williams

ditto

Iron ore (red hematite)

147
29

Millom & Askam Hematite Iron Co Ltd., Millom

Ullbank

Egremont

J Greaves

ditto

47
20

Sir CW Morrison-Bell, Bart., 13 Grosvenor Crest., London

Cashwell

Alston

JR Walton

Lead ore

6
3

Moss Bay Hematite Iron & Steel Co Ltd., Workington

Moss Bay No.1

Woodend

JB Kitchin

Iron ore (red hematite)

12
2
ditto

ditto No.6

ditto

ditto

ditto

150
34

Nentsbury Mining Co., 31 Wallbrook, London

Nentsbury

Alston

Chas. Pugh

Barytes, lead & zinc ores.

29
7

Pallaflat Iron Ore Co Ltd., Workington

Pallaflat

Bigrigg

JB Kitchin

Iron ore (red hematite)

106
28

Parkside Mining Co Ltd., 36 King St., Whitehaven

Crossgill

Frizington

Geo. Scoular

ditto

122
26
ditto

Parkside

ditto

ditto

ditto

22
4
ditto

Winder (not worked)

Winder

ditto

ditto

-
-

Exors. of Postlethwaite Mines of 12 Scotch St., Whitehaven

ditto

Postlethwaites Row No.4 Pit

ditto No.6 Pit

Moor Row

dtto

JM Main

ditto

ditto

ditto

108
29

Pritchard & Walton, Queens Lane, Newcastle-on-Tyne

Graig Green (not worked)

Alston

Wm. Bell

Lead ore

-
-

Jas. Robertson-Walker Crossfield Mines, Cleator Moor, Cumberland

Crossfield No.2 Pits

Cleator Moor

JM Main

Iron ore (red hematite)

29
6
ditto

ditto No.6 Pit

ditto

ditto

ditto

17
6

Joseph Robinson & Co. Ltd., 22 Lowther St., Carlisle

Boatery

Cotehill, Carlisle

WT Trimble

Gypsum

20
5

J&J Robinson Troutdale Cottage, Borrowdale, Keswick

Quay Foot

Borrowdale, Keswick

J Robinson

Slate

5
3

Salter Mining Co. Ltd., Egremont, Cumberland

Salter Hall

Salter

WW Casson

Iron ore (red hematite)

106
15
ditto

Stockhow Hasll

ditto

ditto

ditto

-
-

William Stirling, Montreal Mines, Whitehaven.

ditto

Montreal Nos. 4&6 Pits

ditto Nos 5,10&12

ditto

ditto

Wm. Black

ditto

ditto

37

89

83

Thornthwaite Mines Ltd. Keswick

Thornthwaite

Keswick

A Wilson

Lead & zinc ores

53
23

Threkeld Mines Ltd. Threlkeld, Penrith

Threlkeld

ditto

WH Borlase

ditto

49
31

Townhead Mining Co. Ltd., Egremont

ditto

Townhead No.1 Pit

ditto Clintz Pit

Egremont

ditto

WW Casson

ditto

Iron ore (red hematite)

ditto

55
15

Ullcoats Mining Co. Ltd., 46 Lowther St., Whitehaven

Ullcoats

ditto

ditto

ditto

224
52

Ulpha Green Slate Co. Ltd., 36 Dale St., Liverpool

Common Wood

Ulpha

Wm. Casson

Slate

4
3
ditto

Sturdy Hole (not worked)

Ulpha

ditto

ditto

-
-

Vielle Montague Zinc Co, Nenthead, Alston

Nenthead

Alston

R Rodewald

Lead & zinc ores

142
51
ditto

Rotherhope Fell

ditto

ditto

Lead ore

14
4

Winder Gill Mining Co Ltd., 48 Lowther St.,

ditto

Winder Gill

Eskett (unwatering)

Winder

ditto

E Jackson

ditto

Iron ore (red hematite)

ditto

8
17

Wyndham Mining Co Ltd., Egremont

ditto

ditto

ditto

Falcon

Gillfoot

Helder

Wyndham

Egremont

ditto

ditto

ditto

JB Adair

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

201
81

 

 

 

LANCASHIRE (detatched part, metalliferous)

List of Mines 1908

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Agent
Minerals worked
Below

Above

Ashburner Ltd, Market St., Dalton-in-Furness

Elliscales

Dalton

J Mellon

Iron ore (red hematite)

-
3

Barrow Hematite Steel Co. Ltd., Dalton-in-Furness

Park

ditto

David Lawn

ditto

161
113
ditto

Knotts (not worked)

ditto

ditto

ditto

-
-

Broughton Moor Slate Co, Askam-in-Furness

Broughton Moor

Torver

H Mellon

Slate

2
4

Burlington Moor Slate Co. Kirkby-in-Furness

Burlington

Kirkby Ireleth

John Higson (agent)

H Jones (manager)

ditto

2
-

Buttermere Green Slate Co Ltd, Keswick

Parrock (not worked)

Tilberthwaite, Coniston

Copper ore

-
-

Coniston Mining Syndicate Ltd. Coniston, S.O.

Coniston (not worked)

Coniston

ditto

-
-
ditto

Wetherlam (not worked)

ditto

ditto

-
-

Greenburn & Tilberthwaite, Coniston Mining Syndicate, c/o TL Booth, Walney, Barrow-in-Furness

Greenburn (not worked)

Little Langdale

TL Booth

ditto

-
-

Greenhaume Mining Co. Ltd., 8 Lowther St., Whitehaven

Greenhaume

Dalton

Jas. Wells

Iron ore (red hematite)

-
-

Harrison Ainsle & Co. Ltd., Lindal, Ulverston

Berkune

Lindal

CE Ray

ditto

21
3
ditto

Crossagtes (not worked)

Crossgates

ditto

ditto

-
-
ditto

Green Lane (nor worked)

pennington

ditto

ditto

-
-
ditto

Lindal Cote

Lindal

ditto

ditto

45
24
ditto

Lindal Moor

ditto

ditto

ditto

227
199
ditto

Lowfield

ditto

ditto

ditto

19
35
ditto

Pennington

Pennington

ditto

ditto

10
12
ditto

Whitriggs

Lindal

ditto

ditto

28
12

High Fellside Green Slate Quarry Co. Ltd., Coniston. S,O.

High Fellside

Tilberthwaite, Coniston

C Cann

Slate

5
4

Kennedy Bros Ltd., Ulverston

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

Askam

Roahnead Nigel Pit

ditto No.16 Pit

ditto Rita Pit

Sandscale (pumping only)

Woodhead (not worked)

Askam

Dalton

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

F Symons

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

Iron ore (red hematite)

333
215

Mandalls Slate Co. Ltd., Coniston S.O.

Saddlestone

Coniston

J Poole

Slate

20
30

Millom & Askam Hematite Iron Co. Ltd., Millom, Cumberland

Askam

Askam

Jas Ashworth

Iron ore (red hematite)

5
3
ditto

Dalton

Dalton

ditto

ditto

13
6
ditto

Marton No.3

Lindal

ditto

ditto

31
10
ditto

Monzell

Dalton

ditto

ditto

3
2

Newton Mine & Quarry Co., Dalton-in-Furness

Newton

ditto

W Woodhouse

ditto

4
4

Parkside Mining Co., 36 King St., Whitehaven

Urswick

Urswick

John Fletcher

ditto

-
-

Jas. Stephenson & Co., Kendal

Klondyke

Tilberthwaite

JJ Thomas

Slate

2
-
ditto

Little Langdale

ditto

ditto

ditto

2
-
ditto

Moss Rigg

ditto

ditto

ditto

2
-

Walna Scar Green Slate Co (No.2) Ltd., 49 Market St., Ulverston

Walna Scar

Seathwaite

S Hart Jackson, jn.

ditto

3
-

 

 

NORTHUMBERLAND (metalliferous)

List of Mines 1908

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Agent
Minerals worked
Below

Above

Wm. Herdman, Main St., Haltwistle

Haltwistle Flag (not worked)

Hatwhistle

W Herman

Sandstone

-
-

Settlingstones Mines Ltd., 4 St. Nicholas Buildings, newcastle-on-Tyne

Settlingstones

Fourstones

S Watson

Barytes

92
72

Vieille Montague Zinc Co., Nenthead, Alaston, Cunberland

ditto

Ayle Burn

Carshield

Alston

West Allendale

T Rodewald

ditto

Zinc ore

Lead & zinc ores

61
2

Walton & Cowper, Acomb, Hexham

Fallowfield

Hexham

R Henderson

Barytes & lead ore

12
16

WB Lead Co. Ltd., Allenheads, Allendale, S.O.

Sipton

Allenheads

Lead ore

8
2

 

 

ISLE of MAN (metalliferous)

List of Mines 1908

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Agent
Minerals worked
Below

Above

Ballacorkish Silver Lead Mining Co. Ltd., 22 Athol St. Douglas

Ballacorkish

Colby

Not worked

Lead ore

-
-

DSM Douglas & W Todhunter, 90 Vineyard Hill, Wimbledon, Surrey

Langness

Castletown

J Lace

Copper ore

-
2

Glebe Mines Ltd., 8 Finch Rd., Douglas

Glebel

Maughold, Ramsey

F Sanderson (sec)

Iron ore

-
1

Great Laxey Ltd, Laxey

Great Laxey

Laxey

J Roberts

Copper, lead & zinc ores

143
84

Isle of Man Mining Co Ltd., Foxdale

Foxdale

Foxdale

WH Kitto

Lead ore

149
93

Isle of Man Prospecting Syndicate, Lindal, Ulverston

Spanish Head (prospecting)

Port Erin

Thos. Lindow

Copper ore

2
-

Premier Lead Mines Ltd., Ballachrink, St Johns, S.O. IOM

Glen Rusben

St Johns

Geo. Wm. Cubbon

Lead & zinc ores

21
15
ditto

Niarbyl

Dalby

ditto

ditto

3
-

Rowe & Wood, 4 Howard Drive, Grassendale, Liverpool

Naughold Head (not worked)

Dalby

WH Rowe

Copper & iron ore

-
-

Snaefell Mininmg Co. Ltd., 48, Athol St., Douglas

Snaefell (suspended)

Laxey

T Garland

Lead & zinc ores

42
19