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

 
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List of Mines 1908

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Manager
Under-manager
Below

Above

Atherton & Walker

Coundon

Bishop Auckland

23
5

Bearpark Coal and Coke Co. Ltd., Middlesborough

Bearpark Brancepeth

Durham

B Dodd

R Harvey

814
326

Bell Bros. Ltd. Middlesbrogh

Bowburn

ditto

W Harle

JL Ramsey

159
122
ditto

ditto

ditto

Browney, Brockwell

ditto Busty

ditto Hutton

ditto

ditto

ditto

R Harle

ditto

ditto

W Beck

T Wallett

Matthew Raisbeck

625
235
ditto

Hett Gill Drift

ditto

J Ramsay

Abandoned 1909

-
-
ditto

 

ditto

South Brancepeth Brockwell

ditto Busty

Willington

 

ditto

R Harle

 

ditto

Thomas Hall

James Cockburn

533
210
ditto

Tursdale

Ferryhill

J Ramsay

JE Milburn

606
233

Bell & Lowson, Winston, Darlington

Osmondcroft & Whorley Hill

Winston

JG Bell

55
6

T Boddy, West Auckland, Bishop Auckland

Hummerbeck

West Auckland

George Wall

Abandoned June 1908

39
5

Bolckow Vaughan & Co Ltd. Middleborough

ditto

Auckland Park, North

ditto South

Bishop Auckland.

ditto

JC Hall

ditto

James Smith

G Daykin

885
369
ditto

Binchester

ditto

TT Minns

-
-
ditto

Black Boy

ditto

JC Hall

Mark Hudson

470
81
ditto

Brussleton

West Auckland

Christopher Fairs

G Bewick

267
45
ditto

Byers Green, Michael

ditto Busty

ditto Drift

Spennymoor

ditto

ditto

J Lightly

ditto

ditto

T Mawson

John Hardy

JW Pollock

482
197
ditto

ditto

ditto

Dean & Chapter No.1 Pit

ditto No.2 Pit

ditto No.3 Pit

Ferryhill

ditto

ditto

JM Crawford

ditto

ditto

T Johnson

PS Blunden

H Ross

1967
894
ditto

Hunwick

Willington

George Cook

Robert Nelson

218
15
ditto

Leasingthorne

Bishop Auckland

TT Minns

Thos. Staley

915
617
ditto

Newfield

Willington

George Cook

John Carroll

374
142
ditto

Shildon Lodge

Shildon

R Bell

JH Allison

640
146
ditto

West Auckland

Bishop Auckland

Christopher Fairs

G Bewick

421
117
ditto

Westerton

ditto

TT Minns

Richard Davies

394
112
ditto

Woodfield

Crook

Jno. Wm. Nelson

170
63

Mrs. Eleanor Burdon, Branch Villa, Lanchester

Humber Hill

Lanchester

3
-

Butterknowle Colliery Co. Ltd., Darlington

ditto

 

ditto

 

 

ditto

 

 

ditto

 

 

ditto

 

 

ditto

 

ditto

Butterknowle, Diamond

ditto Gordon (standing)

ditto Mill Butterknowle, Moor Hill

ditto Butterknowle, North Crane Row

ditto Butterknowle,Quarry, East Hutton

ditto, West, Hutton

 

ditto Jubilee

 

ditto Wham

 

Butterknowle

 

ditto

 

ditto

 

ditto

 

ditto

 

ditto

 

ditto

 

 

ditto

GG Robson

 

ditto

 

ditto

 

ditto

 

ditto

 

ditto

 

ditto

 

ditto

 

 

 

 

M Graggs

 

ditto

 

 

 

Wm Jackson jn

 

ditto

 

M Craggs

148
41

Carlton Iron Co. Ltd., Carlton, Ferryhill

Mainsforth

Ferryhill

J Pattison

Wm. Graham

632
167

Carterthorne Colliery Co. Ltd., Zetland Buildings, Middlesborough

Carterthorne

Bishop Auckland

HJ Mein

James Laverick

63
18

Charlaw & Sacriston Coillieries Co. Ltd., Newcastle-on-Tyne

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

Charlaw

Kimblesworth

Nettlesworth

Sacristion Shield Row

Sacristion Busty

Durham

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

Thos. G Noble

Hugh Kirton

Thos. G Noble

ditto

ditto

JH Thomas

Geo. Young

 

J Owens

T Green

1628
532

Cochrane & Co Ltd., Middleborough

ditto

ditto

New Brancepeth No.2

ditto No.3

ditto Hutton

ditto

ditto

ditto

A Kerr

ditto

ditto

R Pearson

JW Hutchinson

862
316

Consett Iron Co Ltd., B;ackhill, Co. Durham

Blackhill

Consett

CF Scott

JS Charlton

287
35
ditto

Castle Drift

Leadgate

ditto

Joseph Todd

43
3
ditto

Delves

Consett

ditto

Charles Musgrave

312
54
ditto

Derwent

Medmosley

HS Willis

H Palmer

570
66
ditto

Eden

Leadgate

CF Scott

George Cooke

210
50
ditto

Hunter

Medmosley

HD Willis

A Allison

248
40
ditto

Ives

Leadgate

CF Scott

13
1
ditto

Iveston

ditto

ditto

Not worked

-
-
ditto

Langley Park

Langley Park

RS Swallow

HM Imrie

1025
276
ditto

Medmosley

Medmosley

JW Jamieson

M Hedley

513
117
ditto

Stockerley

Blackhill

FC Scott

14
3
ditto

Westwood

Ebchester

JW Jamieson

WR Cooke

537
94

Edward Corket, Salterburn Cottage, Butterknowle, RSO

West Crane Row

Woodland

4
1

Wm. Craggs & Sons., Front St., Sunniside, Tow Law. RSO

Dicken House

Crook

9
2

Crook Brick & Tile Co. Ltd., Hope St., Croo, RSO

Crook Brickworks

ditto

6
3

MJ Dodds, Hamsterley, Witton-le-Wear, RSO

East Crane Row

Witton-le-Wear

Not working

-
-

Easington Coal Co. Ltd., 26 John St., Sunderland

Easington

Easington

WB Wilson

Sinking

2
65

Edmonsley Coal Co., Sunderland

Edmonsley

Chester-le-Street

J Wilson

RC Simpson

304
70

Ferens & Love, Durham

ditto

Cornsay

Colepike

Cornsay

Lanchester

M Curry

ditto

A Bromwell

John D Barker

458
167

Framwellgate Coal & Coke Co Ltd., Durham

ditto

ditto

Catorhouse

Durham Main

Framwellgate

Durham

ditto

ditto

Thos. Hindson

ditto

ditto

G Brown

J Anderson

G Brown

563
139

H Graham & Sosn., Greenhead House, Howden-le-Wear, RSO, Co. Durham

Beechburn

Howden-le-Wear

8
3

Owners of Hamsteels Collieries, Quebec, Nr. Durham

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

Hamsteels, Biggen

ditto Busty Pit

ditto Clifford

ditto Main Coal Drift

ditto Taylor

 

Durham

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

 

Thos. Lowden

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

 

James Harrison

Arthur Platt

James Harrison

 

 

George Smith

505
182

Hamsterley Colliery Ltd., Hamsterley Colliery, Ebchester, RSO, Co. Durham

Hamsterley

Edchester

J Cummings

W Ellison

460
92

Harperley Colliery Co., Harperley, RSO, Co. Durham

Craig Lea

Harperley

G Hedley

57
13
ditto

Francis

ditto

ditto

Standing

-
-
ditto

Harperley

Crook

ditto

22
4

Hedley Bros. Newcastle-on-Tyne

ditto

ditto

ditto

Craighead, George

ditto William

Holmside, Oswald

ditto Thomas

Chester-le-Street

ditto

ditto

ditto

Walter Scott

ditto

ditto

ditto

William Maughan

 

GF Farnaby

Joseph Plummer

1065
204

Hetton Coal Co. Ltd., Hetton-le-Hole

Elemore

Hetton-le-Hole

EG Sutherland

AG Wraith

866
232
ditto

Eppleton, Caroline

ditto

John Mold

Robt. Charleton

830
259
ditto

Eppleton, Jane

ditto

ditto

ditto

830
259
ditto

Hetton

ditto

ditto

George Dakers

555
403

Horden Collieries ltd., Horden Collieries, Castle Eden

ditto

Horden North Pit

ditto South Pit

Castle Eden

ditto

E Cowlell

ditto

F Forster

W Kelso

1498
297
ditto

ditto

Shotton North Pit

ditto South Pit

Haswell

ditto

J Hartley

ditto

W Mycock

Geo. Hardy

1317
228

Lambton Collieries Ltd., Neecastle-on-Tyne

ditto

Bourn Moor D

ditto Lady Ann

Fence Houses

ditto

Jacob Sharp

ditto

R Stokoe

ditto

1127
176
ditto

Harraton

Chester-le-Styreet

C Howson

GW Minto

696
195
ditto

Herrington

Fence Houses

Jas. Stokoe

Thos. Morland

812
166
ditto

Houghton

ditto

N Nisbet

Robt. O. Fletcher

1578
305
ditto

Lady Durham

Sherburn

JR Jameson

A Ledger

285
94
ditto

Littletown

ditto

WC Murray

TC Dobson

438
116
ditto

Lumley Third

Fence Houses

TC Renwick

Re-opening

115
71
ditto

ditto

ditto Sixth A

ditto Sixth B

ditto

ditto

JW Renwick

ditto

WH Fenwick

ditto

647
137
ditto

ditto

Newbottle, Dorothea

ditto Margaret

ditto

ditto

JB Sample

ditto

Ben Brown

S Robinson

1329
221
ditto

Nicholson

ditto

N Nisbet

Pumping station

-
-
ditto

North Biddick

Washington

JF Bell

Jno. Donkin

782
111
ditto

ditto

Sherburn Hill, Hutton

ditto Low Main

Fence Houses

ditto

WC Murray

ditto

TW Dover

ditto

725
99
ditto

Sherburn House

ditto

JR Jameson

T Hall

351
53

Laverick Dowson & Burrell, Old Copley, Butterknowle, Darlington

Copley (Old)

Cockfield

7
2

Londonderry Collieries Ltd., Seaham Harbour

Dawdon

Seaham Harbour

JS Cowell

282
202
ditto

Seaham

Sunderland

Thos. Brough

EA Smith

2356
503
ditto

Silksworth

ditto

Wm. Draper

Geo. Birtley

1752
399

G Love, Malton House, Quebec, via Durham

Burnt House

Crook

Suspended

-
-
ditto

Harperley Gate

ditto

Not worked

-
-

Low Beechburn Coal Co Ltd., Crook RSO

Low Beechburn

ditto

AS Douglas

JH Brachenbury

149
43

Lowson Bros., Morley, Bishop Auckland

Black Horse

Evenwood

J Palmer

30
4
ditto

High House

Butterknowle

5
1

Esther Lowson, Cox House, Morley, Bishop Ayckland

Hargill Hill

Howden-le-Wear

9
5

Wm. Lowson, Hollyholm, Morley

Rowntree

Knavesmire

Opening

-
2

Ellenor Lowther, Copley Villa, Butterknowle

Oak Bank

Cockfield

12
2

James Lowther, Quarry Hose, Harperley

South Butterknowle

ditto

Opening

10
2

J&A Marsh, Hargill, Howden-le-Wear RSO

Victoria Howden-le-Wear

John Marsh

Formerly known as Prince Edward Mines, Not worked

-
-

Millfield Grange Colliery Co Ltd., Cockfield, RSO

Millfield Grange

Cockfield

28
6

New House Coal Co. Shildon

New House

Shildon

W Hamilton

23
4

North Bitchburn Coal Co Ltd, Darlington

Evenwood

Evenwood

Thomas Heslop

Not Worked

-
-
ditto

Gordon House

Cockfield

P Widdas

T Snowden

512
135
ditto

 

ditto

 

ditto

North Bitchburn, Constantine

ditto Five Quarter

ditto Shafto

Crook

ditto

ditto

ditto

W Parmley

ditto

ditto

ditto

 

W Parmley

ditto

283
92
ditto

Randolph

Evenwood

Thomas Heslop

Johnson Welch

712
194
ditto

Rough Lea

Willington

Michael Heslop

William Musgrave

291
84

North Brancepeth Coal Co Ltd., Darlington

ditto

Broompark

Littleburn

Durham

ditto

WC Daglish

ditto

NS Holliday

ditto

608
258

Owners of North Close Colliery, Spennymore (R Oliver)

North Close

Spennymoor

22
4

North Hetton Coal Co. Ltd., Hetton-le-Hole

ditto

Hazard

North Hetton

Hetton-le-Hole

ditto

Thomas Wood

ditto

FT Beckwith

George Rennie

547
155