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

 
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LANCASHIRE (west)

List of Mines 1908

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Manager
Under-manager
Below

Above

Abram Coal Co. Ltd., Bickershaw, nr. Wigan

Abram No.2

Bickershaw

W Eastwood

-
27
ditto

ditto

ditto No.4

ditto No.5

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

Robert Smith

James Ashton

420

417

253

Ackers Whitley & Co. Ltd., Leigh, nr. Manchester

ditto

ditto

ditto

Bickershaw No.1

ditto No.2

ditto No.3

ditto No.4

Leigh

ditto

ditto

ditto

Herbert Page

Jos. Hadfield

ditto

ditto

A Sinar

W Cunliffe

Isaac Unsworth

Geo. Summer

536

303

487

516

315

Alfred Allen & Co. Ltd, Upholland, nr. Wigan

Windmill

Upholland

18
5

Almond & Stone, Birchenheads Colliery, Downall Green, Wigan

Birchenheads

Wigan

Jas. Brookes

41
10

John J Bate, Greengate Brick & Tile Works, St. Helens

Greegate Park

St. Helens

F Wilson

34
6

Bispham Hall Colliery Co. Billange, nr. Wigan

Gauntly No.1

Billange

TR Redpath

J Halliwell

203
54
ditto

No.2 Day Eye

ditto

ditto

JT Shaw

40
5

Samuel Brierley, 56 High St., Skelmersdale, nr. Ormskirk

Victoria

Skelmersdale

S Brierley

10
6

Bromilow, Foster & Co. Ltd., St. Helens

Ashtons Green No.2

St. Helens

JT Mehers

JJ Tickle

431
75
ditto

ditto No.3

ditto

T Pennington

W Parr

441
137
ditto

ditto No.5

ditto

ditto

T Lawrenson

372
126
ditto

ditto

Rainford No.1

ditto No.2

Rainford

ditto

Joseph Carter

ditto

Albert Stayley

ditto

207

294

116

Brynn Hall Colliery Co. Ltd., Ashton, nr. Wigan

Brynn Hall No.1

Ashton

Peter Gorton

T Pownall

84
28
ditto

ditto No.2

ditto

ditto

John Grundy

158
49
ditto

ditto No.3

ditto

ditto

P Bullough

153
49
ditto

ditto Nos.4&5

ditto

ditto

39
12

Collins Green Colliery Co. Ltd., Earlestown

Bold No.1

Earlestown

JG Thompson

CH Bolton

293
55
ditto

ditto No.2

ditto

ditto

O Harrison

569
121
ditto

ditto No.3

ditto

ditto

P Bullough

153
49
ditto

Collins Green No.1

ditto

ditto

T Greenhall

335
60
ditto

ditto No.2

ditto

ditto

J Cottam

436
53

Crompton and Shawcross Ltd. Wigan

Amberswood

Wigan

John Ince

W Osborne

156
26
ditto

Hindley Hall

ditto

ditto

T Eccleston

378
63
ditto

Dukes

ditto

CF Bouchier

R Cartwrigh

28
10
ditto

Grange Nos. 1&2

ditto

dito

R Ellam

273
96
ditto

Moss

ditto

John Ince

JR Hark

335
50
ditto

Trafford

ditto

CF Bouchier

R Cartwright

504
163

Cross Tetley & Co. Ltd., Bamfurlong, nr. Wigan

Bamfurlong No.1

ditto

TF Ritson

James Tickle

158
27
ditto

ditto No.2

ditto

ditto

ditto

129
24
ditto

ditto No.3

ditto

ditto

ditto

740
135
ditto

dittto No.4

ditto

ditto

ditto

479
80
ditto

Mains No.1

ditto

ditto

Thos. Robson

255
40
ditto

ditto No.2

ditto

ditto

ditto

457
17

Doulton & Co. Ltd., St. Helens

Clay Level (fireclay)

St Helens

9
1

Rd. Evans & Co. Ltd., Haydock, St. Helens

Edge Green

Golborne

Geo. Prescott

160
41
ditto

ditto

Golborne Nos.1&3

ditto Nos.2&3

ditto

ditto

FJ Robinson

ditto

J Rutter

J Lyon

238

211

75
ditto

Legh

Haydock

Jos. Watkinson

Hy. Norcross

180
33
ditto

Lilly Lane

Golborne

Geo. Prescott

90
14
ditto

Newton

Haydock

Jos. Watkinson

Aaron Picton

377
49
ditto

Old Boston

ditto

ditto

Peter James

417
85
ditto

Parr Nos.1&3

St. Helens

H Stepghenson

Wm. Jones

278
37
ditto

Parr Nos.2&3

ditto

ditto

Jos. Marsh

369
40
ditto

ditto Nos.4&5

ditto

ditto

Thos. Turner

732
102
ditto

Pewfall

ditto

Jno. Wallwork

164
28
ditto

Princess

Haydock

Jas. Watkinson

Wm. Edwards

625
79
ditto

Queen

ditto

ditto

Rochard Gregory

280
25

Garswood Coal &Iron Co. Ltd, Wigan

Ashton (pumping)

Ashton

Peter Lomax

J Topping

-
6
ditto

Ince Park Lane No.3

ditto

ditto

ditto

119
24
ditto

Long Lane Nos.1&2

ditto

Thos. Lomax

T Martland

1,207
163
ditto

Deep No.1

ditto

G Moody

H LOmax

328
52
ditto

ditto No.2

ditto

Peter Lomax

H Smalley

768
88
ditto

Middle Pit

ditto

G Moody

Jj Rimmer

178
30

Garswood Hall Colliery Co. Ltd., Ashton, Wigan

Garswood Hall Nos.2&3

ditto

WT Garton

Wm. Ince

376
96
ditto

ditto No.5

ditto

ditto

ditto

395
111
ditto

ditto No.6

ditto

ditto

ditto

392
101
ditto

ditto No.7

ditto

ditto

ditto

797
188
ditto

ditto No.9

ditto

ditto

ditto

-
6

James Griffiths, 203 Great Howard St., Liverpool

ditto

Hilton

Glenburn

Skelmersdale

ditto

John Platt

ditto

Jos. Yates

P. Moorfield

26

415

122

HS Higginbottom, Norley Colliery, Pemberton, Wigan

Norley Nos.2&3

Wigan

A . Elce

J. Miller

284
52

W. Hilton, Colliery Proprietor, Orrell, nr. Wigan

Glade Hill

St. Helens

8
2

Hindley Field Coal Co. Ltd., Bickershaw, Wigan

Hindley Field

Wigan

FA. Linton

W. Clark

301
142

Hitchen & Moss, Birchley Colliery, Billange, nr. Wiagn

Birchley

Billange

28
16

John Houghton, Almond Colliery, Slelmersdale, nr. Ormskirk

Almond

Skelmersdale

JH Kilshaw

8
4

John Laithwaite, Upholland, nr. Wigan

Lawns Delf

Upholland

4
1

W&T Latham, Rosebridge Collieries, Wigan

Ince Hall East

Wigan

H K. Knight

Thomas Hewitt

147
32
ditto

Rosebridge

ditto

ditto

J Halliwell

250
93
ditto

Eccleston Hall

Prescot

John Hewitt

216
75

Earl of Latham, Skelmersdale, nr. Ormskirk

Park

Skelmersdale

H Houghton

S Horracks

185
56

Mill Lane Mining Co., Rainford, nr. St Helens

Mill Lane

Rainford

2
5

Moss Hall Coal Co. Ltd., Wigan

ditto

ditto

Low Hall No.4

ditto No.5

Ditto No.6

Wigan

ditto

ditto

CW Eames

ditto

ditto

John Day

T Hartley

J Lawrenson

70

223

415

231
ditto

ditto No.7

ditto

ditto

JW Smith

44
23
ditto

Maypole Nos.1&2

ditto

A Rushton

W Picton

T Mitchell

607
194

Newton and Meadows Collieries Co. Ltd., Frog Lane, Wigan

Meadows

ditto

Thos. T Mawson

A Hutchinson

136
59
ditto

Newtown

ditto

ditto

ditto

153
14

Orrell Colliery Co., Wigan

Orrell No.3

ditto

ditto

John Rigby

144
75
ditto

ditto Nos.4&5

ditto

ditto

Jos. Darbyshire

271
66

Pearson & Knowles Coal and Iron Co. Ltd., Wigan

Moss No.1

ditto

R Owen

J Batley

253
81
ditto

ditto No.2

ditto

ditto

T Banks

205
76
ditto

ditto No.3

ditto

GA Haworth

M Beach

W Valentine

416
119
ditto

ditto No.4

ditto

ditto

T Scholes

412
92
ditto

ditto No.5

ditto

R Owen

J Bennett

124
46
ditto

ditto No.6

ditto

ditto

W Lane

451
144

Pemberton Colliery Co. Ltd., Pemberton, Wigan

Bye

ditto

E Douglas

Wm. Burgess

134
9
ditto

King

ditto

ditto

ditto

786
64
dito

Prince

ditto

ditto

ditto

230
40
ditto

Queen

ditto

ditto

ditto

610
54

Pimbo Lane Coal Brick and Tile Co., Pimbo Lane, nr. Wigan

Pimbo Lane No.1

Upholland

WT Highton

30
13
ditto

ditto No.2

ditto

ditto

8
4

Rosebridge & Douglas Bank Colliery Co. Ltd., Wigan

ditto

Douglas Bank North

ditto South

Wigan

ditto

W Bryham

ditto

G Nurdin

H Gaskell

355

711

215

Round House Colliery Co Whelly, Wigan

Round House

ditto

28
6

St. Helens Collieres Co. Ltd., St Helens

ditto

Alexandra

Crop and Deep

St. Helens

ditto

A Miller

ditto

 

B Farrington

442
157
ditto

Ravenhead

ditto

W Arnold

T Melling

511
92

J Scowcroft & Co. Ltd., The Grange, Hindley, Wigan

Arley Springs

Wigan

CF Bouchier

W Gore

328
103
ditto

Arley Yard

ditto

ditto

W Hutchinson

297
99
ditto

Engine

ditto

ditto

G Hardy

155
30
ditto

Grammar

ditto

ditto

W Gore

282
51
ditto

Springs Ravine

Ditto

ditto

ditto

196
84
ditto

Stonehouse

ditto

ditto

G Hardy

27
9

J&R Stone, Ashton, Newton-le-Willows

The Park No.1

Ashton

WM Reynolds

JT Wildman

334
102
ditto

ditto No.2

ditto

ditto

H Pennington

374
102
ditto

ditto No.4

ditto

ditto

W Hodgkiss

33
12

Sutton Heath & Lea Green Collieries Co. Ltd., St. Helens

King

St. Helens

James Robinson

H Chadwick

650
83
ditto

Lea Green Nos.1&2

ditto

ditto

H Bennett

369
35
ditto

Queen

ditto

ditto

W Cheetham

629
78
ditto

Sutton Heath

ditto

ditto

J Cottam

534
102
ditto

Sherdley

ditto

ditto

23
20

Sutton Manor Collieries Ltd., St Helens

Sutton Manor

ditto

ditto

100
67

The Bickerstaffe Collieries Ltd.

Bickerstaffe

Ormskirk

Thos. Edwards

Alfred Beck

JH Banks

438
96

Victoria Colliery Co Ltd., Bickershaw, Wigan

ditto

Victoria No.1

ditto No.3

Wigan

ditto

FA Linton

ditto

W Southworth

ditto

389
90

White Moss Coal Co Ltd. Skelmersdale

White Moss Arley

Skelmersdale

Paul Lea

W Roberts

238
63
ditto

ditto Old Seven Feet

ditto

ditto

J Hodson

73
31
ditto

Park

ditto

ditto

A Rothwell

247
63
ditto

Holland No.6

Upholland

ditto

Hugh Sharples

89
49
dito

ditto No.9

ditto

ditto

ditto

289
95

Wigan Coal and Iron Co. Ltd., Wigan

Prescot New Pit

ditto

ditto

106
7
ditto

Alexandra

Haigh

HL Trotman

H Ramsdale

413
102
ditto

Aspull Pumping

Aspull

ditto

W Broadhurst

17
15
ditto

Broomfield

Standish

John Dead

T Kevill

190
34
ditto

ditto

Clock Face Nos.1&2

ditto No.3

St. Helens

ditto

H Hewlett

ditto

D Milner

ditto

92

31

100
ditto

Crawford No.1

Aspull

HL Trotman

H Hough

394
80
ditto

ditto No.2

ditto

ditto

J Bullough

341
80
ditto

Dairy (fan shaft)

Haigh

Ditto

-
4
ditto

Giants Hall

Standish

John Dean

John Gambles

120
30
ditto

Gidlow

Standish

ditto

P Culshaw

129
65
ditto

John

ditto

ditto

R Robinson

217
42
ditto

Kirkless

Aspull

HL Trotman

2
2
ditto

Ladies Lane Nos.12&4

Hindley

HV Athron

J Davies

48
12
ditto

Langtree

Standish

John Dean

S Green

255
61
ditto

Lindsay Nos.1&2

Haigh

HL Trotman

J Leigh

294
49
ditto

ditto No.3

ditto

ditto

ditto

1
1
ditto

Meadow

ditto

ditto

T Bullough

193
78
ditto

Moor No.5

Aspull

ditto

W Broadhurst

249
55
ditto

Pennygate

Hindley

HV Athron

J Davies

2
2
ditto

Prospect Nos.1&2

Standish

John Dean

H Ormshaw

124
37
ditto

Robin Hill

ditto

ditto

S Green

1
4
ditto

Taylor

ditto

ditto

R Hodson

247
65
ditto

Victoria Nos.1&2

ditto

ditto

W Robinson

396
72
ditto

Woodshaw (abandoned)

Aspull

HL Trotman

-

15

Wigan Junction Collieries Co. Ltd., Leyland Green

Wigan Junction

ditto

A Rushton

E Nelson

230
62

Winstanley Collieries Co. Ltd., Wigan

Leyland Green

ditto

ER Davies

G Morris

542
103

Worsley Menses Colliery Co. Ltd., Wigan

Worsley Menses Nos.1&2

ditto

RA Booth

B Thompson

J Armstrong

735
227