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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

Altham Colliery Co. Ltd., Accrington

Great Harwood

Great Harwood

George Elce

Jas. Wm. Cockshutt

240
65
ditto

Moorfields

Altham

James Buckley

478
115
ditto

Whinney Hill

ditto

ditto

James Hall

221
58

Ashworth Colliery Co. Ltd., Ashworth, nr. Rochdale

Close Barn No.2

Ashworth

Abraham Coupe

Robt. Crabtree

15
3

R Ashworth & Co. Ltd.,Starring, Littleborough, Manchester

Starring

Lilleborough

Jno. Fitton

12
2

Astley & Tyldesley Collieries Ltd., Tyldesley, Manchester

Gin

Astley

John Walshaw

Arthur Roberts

219
35
ditto

ditto

Nook

Nook No.3

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

John Preston

John Gorst

T Mason

Wm. Caldwell

754
227
ditto

Tyldesley

Tyldesley

ditto

Jos. Heathcote

T Kenynon

T Lawrenson

Arthur Roberts

712
229
ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

Jos. Heathcote

7
-

J Barker & Sons, Welch Whittle, Chorley

Pe,berton House

Welch Whittle

Wm. Jones

115
21

Richard Berry Ltd., Smethurst Hall Firebrick Works, Birtle, Bury

Smethurst Hall

Bury

Jas. Chadwick

John Entwistle

4
2

Birkacre Co. Ltd., Birkacre, Chorley

Birkacre

Coppull

Walter Dixon

Robt. Perry

125
50

Blainscough Colliery Co. Ltd., Coppull, Chorley

Blainscough

Coppull

Isaiah Richardson

David Dickinson

237
71
ditto

Welch Whittle

Welch Whittle

ditto

Wm. Stringfellow

311

123

Bradford Colliery Co. Ltd., Bradfod Manchester

Bradford

Bradford, Manchester

Geo. Bentley

Jas. Parkinson

644
146
ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

Chris. Nurney

388
53

The Earl of Bradford, Estate Offcies, Bolton

Great Lever

Bolton

Ed. Bradshaw

John Adamson

338
81

Exors of A Brierley, Stacksteads, Manchester

Brandwood Moor

Stacksteads

John Brierley

2
-

T Brocklehurst, Victoria Colliery, Rumworth, Bolton

Victoria

Rumworth

Edwin H Rosbottom

Thos. Ward

42
14

Brooks & Brooks, Towneley

Deanwood (clay)

Portsmouth

JP Ingham

6
-
ditto

ditto

Towneley Demesne

ditto Drift

Towneley

ditto

ditto

Jas. Taylor

Ed Redfern

Hy. Heys

462
171

Miles Brownlow, Heapey Colliery, Heapey, nr. Chorley

Heapey

Heapey

Miles Brownlow

2
-

Ralph Brownlow, Hollinshead Terrace, Tockholes, Darwen

Old Lyons

Darwen

Discontinued

-
-

Brynn Hall Colliery Co., Wigan

Coney Green

Radcliffe

Wm. Young

121
14

J Butterworth & Sons, Greenbooth Mills, nr. Rochdale

Lower East Knowle

Wolstenholme

Thos. Higson

9
1

J Buttery, Red Lumb Mill, Norden, nr. Rochdale

Bamford Close

ditto

Rob. Crabtree

Hy Curson

2
1

Caldwell Bros., Borrkfield, Westhoughton, Bolton

Gibralter

Lostock

John T Caldwell

12
4

Chamber Colliery Co. Ltd., Hollinwood, Oldham

ditto

Oak (Victoria)

ditto Albert

Oldham

ditto

Owen Hughes

ditto

James Naylor

ditto

 

131

19

25
ditto

Stockfield

Chadderton

ditto

Wm. Hailwell

152
38
ditto

Woodpark

Bardsley

ditto

Geo. John Wild

230
38

Chorley Colliery Co. Ltd., Moor Rd., Chorley

Moor Road

Chorley

Jas. Cunliffe

Chas. Lyons

200
68
ditto

Weld Bank

ditto

Discontinued

-
-

E Glegg & Sons Ltd., Shore Mills, Littleborough

Higher Shore

Littleborough

Edmund Midgeley

16
1

Clifton & Kearsley Coal Co Ltd., Clifton, Manchester

Kearsley Moss

Kearsley

Herbert Hardy

102
16
ditto

Little Hey

ditto

Pumping

-
1
ditto

Newtown No.1

Clifton

Thos. Harding

Jas. Rushton

359
141
ditto

ditto

Nos.2&3

ditto

Wm. Wolstencroft

591
165
ditto

Scowcrofts

Kersley

Pumping

-
1
ditto

Spindlepoint

ditto

Jos. Ellis

394
117
ditto

Timber Yard

Clifton

James Forrest

-
211
ditto

Wet Earth

ditto

Jas. Wolstencroft

Wm. Wolstenholme

450
156
ditto

Wetearth Drift

ditto

ditto

ditto

86
19
ditto

Astley Green Nos.1&2

Astley

James Files

42
74

Cliviger Coal Co. Cliviger Collieries, nr. Burnley

Copy

Cliviger

John Jobling

Jas. Wilson

60
10
ditto

Railway

ditto

ditto

23
35
ditto

Union and Hole House

ditto

ditto

Robert Wild

130
19

J Crankshaw and Co Ltd., Horwich, nr. Bolton

Wildersmoor

Horwich

Matthew Tong

James Livesley

50
3
ditto

Winter Hill

ditto

Jas. Thompson

Abandoned

4
1

Darwen Sanitary Pipes Ltd., Darwen

Turton Moor

Turton Moor

Discontinued

-
-

JG Dearden, The Manor House, The Orchard, Rochdale

Hades Hill

Shawforth

John W Coupe

21
2
ditto

Wallnook

Wardle

Wm. Jackson

22
3

Deerplay Colliery Co., Deeplay, nr. Bacup

Derplay & Easden Wood

Deerplay nr. Bacup

Jas. Taylor

46
8

Denton Colliery Co Ltd., Denton, nr. Manchester

Denton

Denton

Wm. Ollerenshaw

Philip Lloyd

315
108

Duxbury Park Colliery Co. Ltd., Chorley

Duxbury Park

Duxbury, Chorley

Moses Ashurst

Jas. Berry

George Parker

384
87

Ellerbeck Collieries Ltd., Ellerbeck, Coppull, Chorley

Ellerbeck

Coppulll

Hy. Hollingworth

585
125

Earl of Ellesmere, Bridgewater Colliery Offices, Walkden, nr. Bolton

Ashton's Field Nos.1&2

Little Hulton

Ralph Cook

Chas. Evans

309
45
ditto

Brackley, Day Eye

Middle Hulton

Jno. W. Ainsworth

-
-
ditto

Brackley Nos.1&2

ditto

ditto

James Wallwork

429
65
ditto

Brackley Coke Works & Railways

ditto

ditto

-
101
ditto

ditto

Bridgewater Nos.1&2

ditto Nos.3&4

Worsley

ditto

Thos. Rushton

ditto

Roger Worthington

Joseph Cunliffe

T Aspinall

269

341

131
ditto

Charlton Nos1&2

Little Hulton

Jno. W Ainsworth

Thos. Aspinall

-
1
ditto

Edge Fold

Worsley

AJA Orchard

Pumping

-
1
ditto

Ellesmere Nos.12&3&Fan

ditto

Ralph Cook

Josiah Twigg

205
37
ditto

Linnyshaw Nos.1&2

ditto

ditto

Wm. Potter

243
37
ditto

Lords Moss

Farnworth

ditto

Pumping

-
-
ditto

Machine

ditto

ditto

-
-
ditto

Mosley Common Nos.12&5

Worsley

AJA Orchard

JW Hope

750
132
ditto

ditto Nos.3&4

ditto

ditto

James Jackson

444
106
ditto

Stonehill

Farnworth

Ralph Cook

Pumping

-
-
ditto

Tongs Field

ditto

ditto

-
-
ditto

ditto

Wharton Hall Nos.1&2

ditto No.3

Tyldesley

ditto

Jno. W Ainsworth

ditto

Jas. Ridings

W. Pilkington

269

247

62
ditto

Walkden Yard

Walkden

Jesse Wallwork

Fred. Millington

-
319
ditto

Water levels between Worsley Delf and South of Mangnall's with the Ladder Pits and shafts

Worlsey

AJA Orchard

-
-
ditto

Water levels north of Mangnall's Pit to Cannel Pillar at New Bury with Ladder Pits and shafts

ditto

Ralph Cook

Ralph Cook

-
-
ditto

Water levels north of the Cannel Pillar at New Bury with Ladder pits and shafts

ditto

Jno. W Ainsworth

John Longworth

-
-

R. Entwistle and Co Ltd., Darwen

Cranberry Moss

Darwen

Richd. Walkden

58
6

Fletcher, Burrows and Co Ltd., Atherton, Manchester

Chanters No.1

Atherton

LR Fletcher

Richard Leyland

471
144
ditto

ditto no.2

ditto

ditto

Frederick G Brookes

427
133
ditt

Crumbuke (abondoned)

ditto

ditto

Jno. Doyle

-
-
ditto

Fan

ditto

ditto

-
-
ditto

Gibfield Arley

ditto

ditto

Wm. Roden

593
194
ditto

Victoria

ditto

ditto

Thos. Yates

193
88

Fletcher & Sons Ltd., Bradleyfold Collieries, Bolton-le-Moors

ditto

ditto No.2

ditto

ditto

130
20
ditto

ditto

Outwood Nos.2&5

ditto No.4

Pilkington

ditto

Richard Cheetham

ditto

James Baxendale

James Bithell

530

333

198
ditto

Ringley

Outwood

Discontinued

-
-
ditto

ditto

ditto

Stopes No.1

ditto No.2

ditto No.3 all abandoned

Lever

Radcliffe

ditto

Wm Young

ditto

ditto

Thomas Ward

260
70

Hall & Rogers, Smithy Bridge, Rochdale

Cleggswood (fireclay)

Littlebro

Jas. Crowther

5
1

Exors. of Col. Hargreaves, Burnley

Bank Hall

Burnley

John Landless

Archibald Dickinson

492
311
ditto

Barclay Hills, Gannow and Smallshaw Coke Ovens

ditto

James Brown

-
140
ditto

Bee Hole

ditto

John Landless

Jas. W. Lowcock

78
11
ditto

Burnt Hills

ditto

Thornton F. Clough

-
-
ditto

Clifton

ditto

John W Jobling

Richard Dennar

420
62
ditto

Cornfield

ditto

JE Landless

Pumping

-
-
ditto

East Pit

ditto

ditto

John Wilshaw

-
-
ditto

Habergam Gannow & Higham

Burnley

ditto

John Wilshaw

531
107
ditto

Hapton Valley

ditto

Thornton F Clough

John Markham

338
35
ditto

ditto

ditto

Sinking

37
55
ditto

Reedley

ditto

John Landless

John Thos. Smith

315
48
ditto

Rowley

Worsthorne, Burnley

ditto

Wm. TF Dixon

155
45