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

 
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List of Mines 1908

 

 

GLAMORGAN WEST (A-G)

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Manager
Under-manager
Below

Above

John Allen, Penhydd Waelod, Bryn, Port Talbot

Victoria

Port Talbot

3
3

Amman Anthracite Collieries Ltd., Brynamman

Amman

Brynamman

DJ Thomas

WR Williams

65
22

ditto

Pencraig Drift

ditto

ditto

ditto

6
2

Solomon Andrews and Sons, Imperial Buildings, St Mary St., Cardiff

Brynymenyn

Brynymenyn

William Jones

Griffith Lloyd

127
19

Baldwins Ltd., Collieries Department, Port Talbot.

Aberbaiden

Kengif Hill

W Thomas

239
56

ditto

Pentre Slant

ditto

ditto

89
17

ditto

Bryn Navigation

Bryn

Bryn, Port Talbot

ditto

JF Bell

ditto

252
128

ditto

Cwnavon (Oakwood) Levels Nos.27&31

ditto

Daniel Martell

108
16

Bettws Colliery Co., Gwernllwyn Colliery, Bettws, nr. Bridgend

Gwernllwyn

Bettws

12
2

Bettws Llantwitt Colliery Co., 42 Gordon Rd., Cardiff

Bettws Llantwitt

ditto

15
3

Bevan and Bowen, Trevbanos

Upper Graigola

Glais

Evan Lewis

23
3

Blaencaegurwen Colliery Co., Brynamman

Blaencaegurwen

Brynamman

Owen Powell

David J Thomas

243
53

Blaen Graigola Colliery Co., Pontardawe

Blaen Graigola

Pontardawe

16
2

Bolgoed Coal and Brick Co., Pontredulais

Bolgoed

Pontradulais

6
2

Britannic Merthyr Colliery Co. Ltd., Gilfach Goch

Britannic

Gilfach Goch

D Bowen Jones

Fred Stephens

578
114

ditto

Dinas Main Level

ditto

ditto

Enoch Jones

20
8

British Anthracite Colliery Co. Ltd., 8 Laurence Pountney Hill, London

Hendreforgan

Gwys

Dd Thomas

28
5

British Rhindda Steam Coal Co. Ltd., Glyn, Neath

British Rhondda

Glyn-Neath

David Smith

176
26

Bryncethin Colliery Co Ltd., 2 Sun Court, Cornhill, London

Barrow Pits Nos.2&3

Bryncethin

Sam Rees

Wm. Griffiths

161
39

Bryndu Colliery Co., Cefn Cribbwr, nr. Bridgend

Cefn Slip

Cefn Cribbwr, Kenfig Hill

Chas. E Tapson

D Edwards

350
111

ditto

Mill Pits

ditto

ditto

Wm. Richards

56
24

Brynmorgan Colliery Co., Gwys, Upper Cwmtwrch, Swansea Valley

Brynmorgan

Gwys

Idle in 1908

-
-

Bush Colliery Co., 11 Cambrian Place, Swansea

Bush

Clyne, nr. Neath

Paul Williams

35
10

Caenewydd Colliery Co Ltd., Claremont House, Dunraven Terrace, Gowerton

Caenewydd

Gorseinon

6
3

Caerbryn & Empire Collieries Co. Ltd., Burrows Chambers, Swansea

Empire

Glyn-Neath

Henry Trotter

Thos. Price

85
17

ditto

Six Feet Level

ditto

ditto

41
10

Cambrian Merchantile Syndicate Ltd., 30 Moorgate St., London

Cambrian Merchantile

Ystalyfera

John Standidge

74
16

Cammel Laird and Co. Ltd., Sheffield

Clyne Valley

Blackpill, Swansea

Alex. G Fleming

Henry Davies

248
71

Cardiff District Collieries Ltd., Bryncethin, Bridgend

Heollasthog

Bryncethin

John Brace

108
12

Cefn Bryn Colliery Co. Ltd., Victoria Chambers, Swansea.

Cefn Bryn

Bryn, Port Talbot

Joseph Evans

24
7

Cefnstelle Colliery Co., 8 Park St., Llanelly

Cefnstelle

Gowerton

HW Thomas

59
14

Coedffalde Colliery Co., Upper Cwmwrch, Swansea Valley

Coedffalde

Hendreforgan, Upper Cwmtwrch

13
3

Copper Pit Collieries Ltd., Morriston, Swansea

Copper Pit

Morriston

DL Thomas

106
19

Corrwg Vale Colliery Co. Ltd., Burrows Chambers, Swansea

Corrwg Vale

Cymmer

John Howells

45
10

Cory Bros., & Co. Ltd., Docks, Cardiff

Aber

Ogmore Valley

Thos. Redshaw

David Evans

146
28

ditto

Cwmfuwch

ditto

ditto

ditto

212
40

ditto

Penllwynywnt

ditto

ditto

ditto

85
60

ditto

Glyncastle

Resolven

Wm. M Jones

Ed. Williams

161
48

ditto

Rheola

ditto

ditto

ditto

244
78

ditto

No.1 Level

ditto

ditto

Thos. L. Thomas

121
19

ditto

Tyra

ditto

ditto

10
2

ditto

Wyndham No.1

ditto No.2

Nantymoel

ditto

D Richards

ditto

W Thos. Jones

ditto

556

554

169

Court Sart Colliery Co. Ltd., 7 Prospect Place, Swansea

Court Sart

Briton Ferry

Robert Snape

23
17

Coytrahen Park Colliery Co., Glanllyfnwy, Maesteg

Coytrahen Park

Tondu

Edwin Ace

118
21

Craigafon Colliery Co., Port Talbot

Craig Avon

Poert Talbot

David W Evans

16
3

Cribbwr Colliery Co, Aberkenfig, nr. Bridgend

New Cribbwr

Evans Town, Tondu

Abondoned 1908

11
3

Cribbwr Fawr Collieries Ltd., 21 Staion Rd., Port Talbot

Cribbwr Fawr

Pyle

Thos. Reece

Thos. J Reece

280
71

Crynant Colliery Co. Ltd., 12 Castle St., Brecon

Crynant

Crynant, Neath

D Daniel

Thos. Thomas

123
14

Edward Cullen 15 Somerset Place, Swansea

Gellionen

Trebanos, Ponardawe

Idle 1908

-
-

Cwmgelly Colliery Co. Ltd., Landore, Swansea

Cwmgelly

Landore, Swansea

Thos. Harris

7
2

Cwmteg Anthracite Colliery Co. Ltd., Brynamman (5 Prospect Place, Swansea)

Cwmteg

Brynamman

PT Jenkins

Isaac Morgan

231
49

Cwm Vale Colliery Co Ltd., 9 Wind St, Swansea

Cwm Vale

Llanmorlais

7
5

Cynon Colliery Co. Ltd., Port Talbot.

Cynon

Pontrhydyfen, Port Talbot

John Beamand

373
44

Richd. and Ed. Daniel, Cwmavon

Graig-y-Tewgoed

Cwmavon, Port Talbot

ditto

5
2

Ll Davies and Co., Bonymaen, Swansea

New Llanerch

Upper Bank

29
8

Diamond Anthracite Mine Co Ltd., Ystalyfera

Ynisci

Ystalyfera

Idle since April 1807

-
-

Dillwyn Colliery Co. Ltd., Cardiff

Dillwyn

Seven Sisters

John Howells

175
22

Duffryn Rhondda Colliery Co. Ltd., Port Talbot

Duffryn Rhondda

Cymmer, Port Talbot

Arthur Richards

Jas. Wright

379
50

ditto

ditto pits

ditto

WH Plummer

John McCarthy

217
63

Dunvant and Penlan Collieries Ltd., Angel Chambers, York St., Swanmsea

Dunvant-Penlan

Dunvant

6
14

Eagle Brick and Tile Co., 10 Station Rd., Port Talbot

Ynysafon

Cwmafon

Opening

2
-

Edwards and Howells, Aberdylais, Neath

Letty Mawr

Llantwitt, Lower

16
2

Elba Colliery Co., Gowerton

Elba

Gowerton

Thos. Williams

21
8

Elders Navigation Collieries Ltd., Maesteg

Garth Merthyr No.1

ditto No.2

Maesteg

ditto

EJ Bevan

ditto

W Morgan

GW Whittington

888
177

ditto

Maesteg Merthyr

ditto

Peter Allen

ditto

131
49

ditto

Garth Level

ditto

4
2

Evans and Bevan, Neath

Brynteg

Seven Sisters

John Garbett

138
16

ditto

Seven Sisters

ditto

Danl. W Thomas

501
48

Evans and Davies Cefn Cribbwr, Bridgend

Cwm Foes

Cefn, Cribbwr, Bridgend

2
2

Ffaldau Colliery Co. Ltd., Exchange Buildings, Cardiff

Braichycymmer Pit

Pontycymmer

Wm. Johnson

David Howells

562
76

ditto

Ffaldau

(Coke ovens and washery)

ditto

ditto

W Jenkins

272

-

58

37

Fforest Isaf Colliery Co., Fforchdwm, nr. Port Talbot

Fforest Isaf

Llantwit Lower, Neath

Watkin Morris

Abandoned

38
4

Foxhole Collieries Ltd., Queens Buldings, Swansea.

Upper Bank

Bonymaen, Swansea

John Hopkins

72
12

Garw & Braichycymmer Collieries Ltd., Pontycymmer

Darran

Blaengarw

Wm. Evans

219
27

ditto

Garw No.2 Slant (abandoned)

Pontyrhyl

David Thomas

E Parry Jones

163
28

ditto

New Slant

Pontycymmer

ditto

41
12

Gelly Colliery Co., Llangonoyd, nr. Bridgend

Gellyhir

Llangonoyd

Wm. Price

John Griffiths

105
10

Gendros Coal and Brick Co. Ltd., Forest Fach, Swansea

Gendros

Forest Fach, Swansea

JD Jones

26
4

Phillip George, Pendarren, Trebanos, Swansea Valley

Mooretown

Skewen

27
6

Gilwen Colliery Co. Ltd., Lower Cwmtrich

Gilwen

Lower Cwmtwrich

JH Williams

210
35

Glangarnant and Noyadd Collieries Co. Ltd., 17&18 Merchants Exchange, Cardiff

Glangranant

Garnant

DC Rees

97
22

ditto

Noyadd

Brynamman

ditto

Isaac Morgan

111
28

Glasbrook Bros. Ltd., 14 Cambrian Place, Swansea

Garnoch No.1

Gowerton

JW Evans

Peter Jones

212
76

ditto

ditto No.2

Gorseinon

ditto

T Mainwaring

376
78

ditto

ditto No.3

ditto

SR Morgans

David Thomas

152
43

Glenavon Garw Collieries Ltd., Post Office Chambers, Port Talbot

Glenavon

Cymmer

JE Hughes

98
21

ditto

Glyncymmer

ditto

Dd Daniel

165
22

ditto

Glengarw

Blaengarw

Dl McNaught-Abuckle

184
12

ditto

Tresencyn

Abergwynfi

J Elias Hughes

33
6

Glyncorrwg Colliery Co. Ltd., Briton Ferry

Glyncorrwg North Pit

Glyncorrwg

Matthew Evans

James Evans

299
63

ditto

ditto South

ditto

ditto

131
44

ditto

ditto Pits

Blaengwynfi

Guy Warren

Gwilym Rowlands

265
68

ditto

ditto Corrwg Rhondda

ditto

ditto

ditto

431
48

ditto

Upper Level

ditto

ditto

ditto

17
2

Graigfach Colliery Co. Ltd., Gloucester House, Swansea

Graigfach

Ystalyfera

20
5

Graigfelen Colliery Co., Ltd., Clydach, Swasea Valley

Graigfelen

Clydach

12
2

Graigola Merthyr Co. Ltd., Cambrian Chambers, Swansea

Clydach Merthyr

Clydach-on-Tawe

Ioan Davies

John V Jones

405
93

ditto

Graig Cwm

ditto

ditto

Wm. Stephens

21
5

ditto

Graig Merthyr

Pontardulais

DJ Davies

410
85

Great Western Railway Co., Paddington

Avon (Abandoned 1905)

Abergwynfi

PJ Perry

Dd William

-
-

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

773
134

Gwaun Cae Gurwen Colliery Co. Ltd., Swasea

Gwaun Cae Gurwen, Brook Drift

Gwaun Cae Gurwen

Jos. Hargreaves

Wm. Howells

186
34

ditto

ditto New Pit

ditto

ditto

Ed Powell

526
153

ditto

ditto Old Pit

ditto

ditto

Wm Evans

286
90

GLAMORGAN WEST (H-Y)