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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 (H-Y)

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Manager
Under-manager
Below

Above

Hedleys Collieries Co. Ltd., Pontardawe

Cwrtybettws

Coedfranc, Neath

George Dawkins

David Abrahams

316
52

ditto

Garnet

Jersey Marine

ditto

16
9

S&J Hill, Clydach, Swansea Valley

Cwmclidach Graigola

Clydach-on-Tawe

Saml. Hill

Wm. Rees

66
16

ditto

Hills Merthyr

ditto

ditto

ditto

15
3

David Hinds 7 Dillwyn St., Swansea

Llanmorlais

Llanmorlais

Ed. E Morgan

27
8

WW Holmes & Co., 2 Gloucester Place, Swansea

Killan

Dunvant

Wm. Jones

281
63

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

Rd. J Harding

108
9

Llew. Howell and Co., Port Talbot

Argoed

Pontrhydyfen

Gwillym Llewellyn

85
11

Thos. Howell and Co., Foxhole, Swansea

Cwm Pit

Foxhole, Swansea

24
4

International Coal Co. Ltd., Blaengarw

International No.1

ditto No.3

Blaengarw

ditto

Wm. J Morgan

ditto

Henry Sparks

Thos. Davies

735
140

GO Jenkins, Copper House Inn, Cwmavon, Port Talbot

Graig-y-Fedw

Pontrhydyfen

12
3

Jersey Collieries Ltd, Adelaide Chambers, Swansea

Wernddu

Briton Ferry

Opening

3
-

J&DW John, Clydach, Swansea Valley

Glynoch

Clydach-on-Tawe

23
2

Lewis Graigola Colliery Co. Ltd., Glais Clydach

Lewis Graigola

Glais, Clydach-on-Tawe

David J Jones

71
16

Magdalene Lewis, Tanyrallt, Ystalyfera

Clyngwyn

Ystalyfera

Idle in 1908

-
-

Lewis Rhondda Colliery Co. Ltd., Cwmcwynea, Port Talbot

Lewis Rhondda

Duffryn Valley, Port Talbot

John Rees

24
5

Lloyd and Co., Ynysfechan, pontardawe

Ynysfechan

Pontardawe

22
4

Llwyndu Brick Co., Glais, Clydach

Llwyndu

Glais, Clydach-on-Tawe

Evan Lewis

8
0

ditto

ditto Drift

ditto

ditto

18
8

Llwynon Colliery Co., Crynant, Neath

Llwynon Nos. 1&2 Lewis

Crynant, Neath

Jno. R Hughes

HJ Hopkin

251
21

Loughor Colliery Co. Ltd., 35 Wind St., Swansea

Cae Duke

Loughor

Albert Harding

David Butler

254
41

Lower Corrwg Colliery Co., 4 Parade, Neath

Lower Corrwg

Cwmpetlenna, Fforchdwm

Watkin Morris

8
2

Johnathan Maddocks, 1 Richard St., Pontycymmer, Garw Valley, Bridgend

Llest No.2

Llest, Pontyrhyl

Thos. J Gibby

37
3

Maesteg Colliery Co. Ltd., Caerau, Maesteg

Tyngwynbach

Caerau Maesteg

HGJ Barrow

Abandoned

38
3

Main Colliery Co Ltd., Neath Abbey, Neath

Courth Herbert

Neath

John West

177
29

ditto

No.1 Main

Bryncoch, Neath

Thos. James

WH Jewell

846
139

ditto

No.6 Main

ditto

ditto

29
2

ditto

New Primrose

ditto

ditto

Pumping pit

-
9

ditto

Nos.3&4 Main

Skewen, Neath

Richard Thomas

John Bushell

194
29

ditto

Wainceirch

Neath

John West

23
1

Merthyr Llantwit Colliery Co., 108 Catherine St., Ashton-under-Lyne

Merthyr Llantwit

Pontrhydyfen, Port Talbot

T Thomas

Roger Howells

160
18

Moody Bros. & Co., Clydach

Moodys Graigola No.1

ditto No.2

Clydach-on-Tawe

ditto

Lewis Thomas

ditto

Phillip Thomas

ditto

56

61

24

John Morgan, Gwrhyd, Rhgiwfawr, Swansea Valley

Geliwarog

Llanguick

2
1

Mountain Colliery Co. Ltd., 35 WindSt., Swansea

Mountain

Gorseinon

Albert Harding

Gwillym Rees

240
72

New Brynllywarch Colliery Co., Aberkenfig, bridgend

Brynllywarch

Tondu

TG Adams

4
2

New Cwmgorse Colliery Co., Ltd., Cwmgorse, Gwaun Cae Gurwen

New Cwmgorse

Cwmcorse, Gwaun Cae Gurwen

John Davies

216
48

New Gored Merthyr Colliery Ltd., Resolven, Neath

Cefn Mawr

Clyne Halt

Thos. Hughes

76
19

ditto

Gored Merthyr

ditto

ditto

Discontinued Apr. 1907

-
-

Norths Navigation Collieries (1889) Ltd., Maesteg

Caerau

Caerau Maesteg

Jenkin Jones

Thos. Morgan

1568
202

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

54
3

ditto

Coegnant, North Pit

ditto South Pit

Nantyffyllon, Maesteg

ditto

David Davies

ditto

John J Martyn

Wm. James

1003

745

150

ditto

Maesteg Deep

Maesteg

David Evans

Rich. Edmunds

495
102

ditto

Number Nine

ditto

ditto

Thos. J Lewis

206
26

ditto

Cwmdu Level

Cwmdu

7
1

ditto

No.1 Level, Garnwen

Maesteg

Discontinued March 1903

-
-

ditto

St Johns Pits

Cwmdu

Sinking

94
170

North Rhondda Colliery Co., Caroline Chambers, Bridgend

North Rhondda

Corrwgfechan

Wm. Hopwood

8
26

Ocean Coal Co Ltd., Treorchy

Garw

Blaengarw

Thos. Ed. Lewis

David Rees

684
97

ditto

Western

nantymoel

Wm. D Williams

716
97

Old Castle Colliery Co., Tonna, Neath

Old Castle

Tonna, Neath

6
2

Park-y-bryn, Colliery Co. Ltd., Bryn, Port Talbot

Park-y-bryn

Bryn, Port Talbot

Eli Pugh

97
10

Penlan Colliery Co. Ltd., Penclawdd

Penlan

Penclawdd

Geo. E Gordon

Abandoned

36
14

ditto

ditto

ditto

David Hopkins

49
18

HR Phillips, 8 Cambrian Place, Swansea

New Wernddu

pontradawe

DM Thomas

101
14

Phoenix Merthyr Colliery Co (1907) Ltd., Royal Sturat Buildings, Cardiff Docks (RA Richards, Receiver)

Phoenix Glyncorrwg

Cymmer

T Munroe

225
52

Pontardawe Collieries Co. Ltd., 8 Exchange Buildings, Swansea

Cwmdu

Ynismudw, Pontardawe

Discontinued 1904

-
-

Pwllbach Colliery Co. Ltd., Ystalyfera

Pwllbach

Ystalyfera

Jos. E Evans

56
13

ditto

Tirbach

ditto

Peter Jones

201
38

David Rees, Forest Fach, Swansea

Cape

Gowerton

Thos. Roberts

9
4

Rhydavon Colliery Co., Pontrhydyfen, Port Talbot

Rhydavon

Pontrhydyfen

Abandoned

15
2

Philip Richard, Glanmor, Black Pill, Swansea

Commercial

Killay, Swansea

In liquidation

-
-

ditto

Dunvant

Dunvant

ditto

-
-

ditto

Weig Fawr

Forest Fach, Swansea

ditto

-
-

Rock Collieries Ltd., Metropolitan Bank Buildings, Castle Sq., Swansea

Rock

Glyn Neath

HW Thomas

Henry Rees

74
14

South Wales Promrose Coal Co. Ltd., Pontardawe

Cwmnantllwyd No.1 & 2 Drift

Kilybebyll, Pontardawe

Thos. Lewis

DB Hawkins

65
16

ditto

Tarnei No.1 Pit

Goder Graig, Ystalyfera

ditto

Hopkin Rees

307
61

ditto

ditto No.2

ditto

ditto

ditto

39
20

ditto

Wainycoed Pit

ditto

ditto

ditto

50
20

Talbot Merthyr Colliery Ltd., 9 Mount Stuart Sq., Bute Docks, Cardiff

Talbot Merthyr

Fforchdwm, Pontrhydyfen

Watkin Morris

John Prichard

86
12

JB Taylor, Kenilworth, Neath

Treany

Eaglesbush Valley, Neath

Not working 1908

-
-

ditto

Tyn-y-Coed

dito

5
2

Tewgoed Colliery Co., Pontrhydyfen, Port Talbot

Tewgoed

Pontrhydyfen

Abandoned

23
8

B Thomas and Sons, Mount Pleasant, Swansea

Cwm Llynfell

Upper Cwmtwrch

TGC Seymour

Morgan Davies

100
14

Thomas Bros. and Phillips, The Villas, Llangeinor, nr. Bridgend

Llan

Llan Farm, Bryncethin

Opening

3
3

Sir Griffith Thomas, 1 Gloucester Place, Swansea

Maesmarchog

Maesmarchog, Onllwyn

W Williams

Dd. Davies

233
27

ditto

Onllwyn

Onllwyn

ditto

ditto

294
48

Oliver H Thomas, Neath

Llynfi Valley No.3

Llangonoyd

13
8

ditto

No.4 Level

ditto

3
3

ditto

Cwmdu Level

ditto

14
2

Saml. Thomas, Lough

Broadoak

Loughor

JJ Knoyle

David Davies

145
47

ditto

Cae-Copin

ditto

ditto

15
4

Tirdodkin Colliery Co. Ltd., Victoria Buildings, Swansea

Cefngyfelach

Llangyfelach

Wm. H Jones

H Evans

297
59

ditto

Tirdodkin

ditto

ditto

John Davies

198
51

Ton Phillip Rhondda Colliery Co. Ltd., 3 Temple Buildings, Swansea

Ton Phillip Nos.1&2

Cefn Cribbwr, Bridgend

Esiah Morgan

WR Jones

173
38

ditto

Tytalwyn Level

ditto

ditto

123
15

Tonhir Colliery Co., Bryn, Port Talbot

Tonhir

Bryn, Port Talbot

Jenkin J Morris

90
12

Tormynydd Rhondda Colliery Co., Cwmavon, Port Talbot

Pwllglaw

Cwmavon

P Williams

20
3

Tynyfron Colliery Co. Ltd., Haulfron, Pontatdawe

Tynyfron

Glais

Opening

3
1

Varteg Colliery Co. Ltd., Ystradgynlais

Varteg

Ystradgynlais

Danl. Daniel

Discontinued

-
-

Vivian and Sons, Port Talbot

Morfa

Port Talbot

Thomas Barrass

249
63

ditto, Havod, Swansea

Mynydd Newydd

Swansea

Ll. Jas. Naysmith

John Harris

299
120

ditto

Pentre

ditto

Discontinued Dec. 1904)

-
-

Thomas Walters and Co., King St., Port Talbot

Cwmcedfyw, Rhondda

Llety Brougu

Thos. Walters

9
1

Whitworth Collieries Ltd., Avonside House, Port Talbot

Whitworth

Ton Mawr, Port Talbot

Percy Jacob

113
59

Dd Williams, Mayfield, Gowerton

Berthlwyd

nr. Gowerton

Morgan Williams

Dd. Williams

104
35

Dd Williams, 83 Exchange, Cardiff

Cwmcorrwg

Upper Fforchdwm

John Rosser

52
5

J Williams and Co. 9 Beech Rd., Pontyrhyl, nr. Bridgend

No.3 Pantygog

Pontycymmer

12
-

J Jay Williams, Rutland St., Swansea

New Lynch

Llanmorlais

Jos. Tanner

114
43

MS Williams Aberpergwm, Glyn Neath

Aberpergwm

ditto

Glyn Neath

ditto

Rees Howells

ditto

Dd. Thomas

Henry Jones

176

481

84

Thos. Williams and Sons., Llangennech

Grovesend

Pontardulais

Jas. R Watkins

225
33

ditto

Brynlliw

ditto

ditto

61
41

Ynysarwed Colliery Co., Baltic Buildings, Swansea

Ynysarwed

resolven

DG Jones

161
25

Ynysavon Colliery Co., Cwmavon

Wern Afon

Cwmavon

21
-

Ystalyfera Anthracite Colliery Co., Ystalyfera

Ystalyfera

Ystalyfera

THC Seymour

10
8

ditto

red vein Level

ditto

ditto

4
-