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

 
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DURHAM (south) P-Z, WESTMORELAND.

 

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List of Mines 1908

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Manager
Under-manager
Below

Above

Pease & Partners Ltd, Darlington

Bowden Close

Willington

M Palmer

RJ Patterson

458
108
ditto

ditto

ditto

Eldon, Harry

ditto, Harry

ditto John Henry

Bishop Auckland

ditto

ditto

MH Kellett

ditto

ditto

Jas. Ramsden

Jas Rochester

Jno. W Wilkinson

1190
445
ditto

Esh

Durham

JG Crofton

H Morley

594
148
ditto

Roddymoor

Crook

H Pratt

Geo. Richardson

658
320
ditto

Saint Helens

Bishop Auckland

Hugh Latimer

A Hampson

437
127
ditto

ditto

Stanley Drift

Stanley Pit

Crook

ditto

M Palmer

ditto

W Brown

E Rochester

454
105
ditto

Ushaw Moor

Durham

JG Crofton

Thos, C Stobart

530
125
ditto

Waterhouses

ditto

ditto

T Janes

325
99
ditto

Windlestone

Ferryhill

ALS Greenwell

W Dixon

239
73
ditto

Wooley

ditto

M Palmer

Thos. Bell

422
83

Owners of Pelton Colliery Ltd., Pelton Colliery, Chester-le-Street

ditto

ditto

Newfield

Pelton

Trilby

Chester-le-Street

ditto

ditto

RG Wilson

ditto

ditto

S Benson

ditto

ditto

1203
460

Owners of Priestman Collieries, Newcastle-on-Tyne

Chester, South Moor

ditto

W Morris

John Holt

310
87
ditto

ditto

Waldridge A

ditto Busty

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

J Gilchrist

ditto

343
150

Richardson & Co., Hamsterley, Witton-le-Wear

Stonechester

Hamsterley

7
-

UA Ritson & Sons Ltd., Newcastle-on-Tyne

ditto

Burnhope, Annie

ditto Fortune

Lanchester

ditto

JP Kirkup

ditto

Henry Gray

Albion Heckles

1061
148

Ryhope Coal Co Ltd., Sunderland

ditto

Ryhope, South

ditto West

Sunderland

ditto

Fred. Hylton

ditto

 

Thos. Patterson

1640
529

SA Sadler Ltd., Middlesbro'

Etherley Grange

Bishop Auckland

FJ Raine

G Wright

244
83
ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

Hill Top

Lanchester

Malton, Brockwell

ditto Manor House

Durham

Lanchester

Durham

ditto

TR Lonsdale

ditto

ditto

ditto

George Bowes

 

J Chapman

198
119

Sir B Samuelson & Co Ltd., Middlesborough

ditto

Hedley Hope

ditto East

Tow Law

ditto

WH Telford

ditto

Robert Calland

L Holliday

366
79

Walter Scott, Beechburn House, Crook, RSO

Rumby Hill

Crook

Walter Scott

13
3

Walter Scott Ltd., Newcastle-on-Tyne

East Hetton

Coxhoe

R Kellett

1003
316
ditto

Trimdon

Trimdon

Jno. T Wilkinson

272
80
ditto

Trimdon Grange

Trimdon Grange

TC Whitfield

754
289

Shildon Coal Co Ltd., Shildon, Darlington

Shildon

Shildon

JH Grieves

108
15

Mary Simpson, Copley Lane, Cockfield, RSO

Copley Lane

Cockfield

Opening

2
-

Thos. Snowdon, Oakwood, Cockfield, RSO

Seven Sisters

Cockfield

W Simpson

36
16

South Hetton Coal Co. Ltd., Sunderland

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

Murton East

ditto Middle

ditto Polka

ditto West

South Hetton

Sunderland

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

ES Wood

ditto

ditto

ditto

JH Miller

H Armstrong

J Howe

A Paxton

John Bell

HB Wood

2334
636

South Moor Colliery Co. Ltd., Newcastle-on-Tyne

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

Charley

Hedley

Louisa

Morrison

William

Chester-le-Street

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

JEW Fairley

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

Robt. Reed

A Kuhlman

E Heron

William Parkinson

3219
567

Owners of South Pelaw Colliery, Chester-le-Street

South Pelaw

ditto

N Clark

T Winn

444
118

Spoor Bros., Copy Crooks Colliery. Shildon, via Darlington

Copy Crooks

Bishop Auckalnd

HJ Mein

Robt. Parker

32
7

Wm. Stephenson Bros., Morley Hill, Morley, Bishop Auckland

Morley (Main Coal)

Bishop Auckland

Abandoned 1908

3
1

H Stobart & Co. Ltd., Etherley, Darlington

ditto

Chilton No.1 Pit

ditto No.2 Pit

Ferryhill

ditto

W Wilson

ditto

TW Wallett

F Widdas

765
264
ditto

ditto

Etherley, George

ditto, Jane

Etherley

ditto

AHS Page

ditto

 

Henry Hambling

177
85
ditto

ditto

Newton Cap A

ditto B

Bishop Auckland

ditto

Reece Gittens

ditto

479
172
ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

Norwood

West Tees, Morley

ditto No.2

dotto Railey Fell

Evenwood

Morley

Butterknowle

Evenwood

Arthur W Parkin

Lancelot Allison

 

ditto

ditto

209
64
ditto

ditto Victoria

ditto

Not worked

-
-
ditto

Woodhouse Close

Bishop Auckland

Not worked

-
-

Strakers & Love, Newcastle-on-Tyne

ditto

ditto

Brancepeth A

ditto B

ditto C

Willington

ditto

ditto

D Grieves

ditto

ditto

H Colllins

George Wearmouth

Thos. E Hamblin

994
537
ditto

ditto

ditto

Brandon A

ditto B

ditto C

Durham

ditto

ditto

TL Elwen

ditto

ditto

John Gilchrist

George Moore

J dakers

1091
315
ditto

Willington

Willington

RA Howe

Edward Savage

446
189

Thrislington Coal Co. Ltd., West Cornforth

ditto

Thrislington

ditto

Ferryhill

ditto

RW Hall

F Graham

JW Kipling

548
177

Wailes Bros. Foundry Fields, Crook RSO

Abbotts Close

Crook

26
9

William Walburn, Witton-le-Wear

Walburns

Witton-le-Wear

Not worked

-
-

Weardale Steel Coal & Coke Co Ltd., Spennymooor

Bishops Close

Spennymoor

ditto

-
-
ditto

ditto

Black Prince Five Quarter

ditto Main Coal

Tow Law

ditto

JB Robinson

ditto

Thomas Robson

John Lawson

498
177
ditto

Croxdale

Durham

WR Dakers

Peter Knox

414
127
ditto

Hedley Hill

Tow Law

JB Robinson

E Davidson

254
39
ditto

Middridge

Shildon

Thomas Teasdale

98
33
ditto

Salters Gate (fireclay)

Wakerley

JB Robinson

8
2
ditto

Thornley

Thornley

GA Curry

George Peel

957
217
ditto

Tudhoe

Spennymoor

WR Drakers

ME Stitt

825
208
ditto

West Thornley

Tow Law

JB Robinson

J Porfrey

322
99
ditto

Wheatley Hill

Thornley

M Barras

James White

1284
254

Wear Valley Coal & Brick Co., Witton-le-Wear

Marshall Green

Witton-le-Wesr

JG Suggett

-
-

West Caterthorne Coal Co., 94 Northgate, Darlington

West Cartherthorne

Toft Hill

Geo. Bradford

T Dixon

26
12

West Durham, Wallsend Coal Co Ltd

Adelaide

New Shildon

HJ Mein

Jno. Potts

366
64

Owners of West Hunswick Colliery, Middlesborough

West Hunswick

Bishop Auckland

26
7

Owners of West Stanley Colliery, Newcastle-on-Tyne

West Stanley

Stanley

J Parkin

Robert Heslop

527
118

Owners of Whitehorse Colliery, Royal Hotel, Woodland, Butterknowle

Whitehorse

Woodland

Opening

8
2

Owners of Whitworth Colliery, Spennymoor

Whitworth

Spennymoor

Now belongs to Bolcklow & Vaughan

-
-

Wm. Wilkinson, Ellerslie House, Bishop Auckland

Woodhouse Close

Bishop Auckland

HH Turnbull

Closed July 1907

-
-

Owners of Wigate Grange Colliery, Wingate

Wingate Grange

Wingate

Wm. Armstrong

Robert Owen

1186
226

Witton Firebrick Co. Ltd., Witton-le-Wear

Witton-le-Wear

Witton-le-Wear

27
1

Henry Wright, Rowntree Cottage, West Rowntree, Hamsterley

West Rowntree

ditto

Opening

2
1

Woodland Collieries Co. Ltd., Darlington

Cow Close

Woodland

JJC Allison

Hutton Hall

-
-
ditto

Crake Scar

ditto

ditto

ditto

51
48
ditto

Cowley

ditto

ditto

ditto

Included in Woodland

ditto

Gibbs Neeze

ditto

ditto

J Wallace

-
-
ditto

New Copley

Cockfield

ditto

John Thos. Hall

187
37
ditto

Woodland

Woodland

ditto

Jno. Wallace

260
154
ditto

Wooley Hills

ditto

ditto

Included in Woodland

-

 

 

 

 

WESTMORELAND

List of Mines 1908

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Manager
Under-manager
Below

Above

John Newbold & Reynoldson, Kaber Brough

Broxty

Kaber

Not worked

-
-

JB Walton, Brough, Kirkby Stephen

Borrowdale

Brough

7
2