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

 
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LEICESTER, NORTHAMPTON, NOTTINGHAM, WARWICK.

 

List of Mines 1908

 

 

 

 

LEICESTER

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Manager
Under-manager
Below

Above

Albion Clay Co., Woodville, Burton-on-Trent

Albion (fireclay)

Woodville

R Lawton

6
5

Bagworth Coal Co., Bagworth

Bagworth No.1

Bagworth

J Emmerson

A Willett

198
50

ditto

ditto No.2

ditto

ditto

H Hubbard

233
62

Boothorpe Pipe Co., Ashby-de-la-Zouch

Boothorpe

Woodville

J ward

1
1

Checkland and Co., Ashby-de-la-Zouch

Colerton

Ashby

F Tatham

R Booth

223
60

Desford Coal Co., Bagworth

ditto

Desford No.1

ditto No.2

Bagworth

ditto

JE Homer

ditto

J Berry

E Weston

311

253

134

Exors of Lord Donnington

Blackyfordby

Woodville

D Bacon

7
2

Donnington Sanitary Pipe Co., Overseal, Ashby-de-le-Zouch

Donnington

Albert Village

P Beaumont

A Insley

7
6

Donisthorpe Colliery Co., Moira, Ashby-de-le-Zouch

Donisthorpe No.1

Moira

J Armson

AA Bettison

292
61

ditto

ditto No.2

ditto

ditto

S Underwood

244
43

Ellistown Colliery Co., Ellistown

Ellistown No.1

Bagworth

AB Emmerson

WR Sleigh

416
104

ditto

ditto No.2

ditto

ditto

A Smith

400
79

Edward Ensor & Co., Woodville, Burton-on-Trent

Pool No.5

Ashby Wolds

WS Gresley

E Orme

8
2

ditto

ditto No.6

ditto

ditto

ditto

8
1

Ibstock Colliery Co., Ibstock

ditto

Ibstock No.1

ditto No.2

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

W Newton

WT Hewitt

305

428

171

John Knowles and Co., Wooden Box, Burton-on-Trent

Newfield No.1

Woodville

A Eley

W Pickering

23
2

ditto

ditto No.5

ditto

ditto

ditto

26
5

Measham Collieries ltd., Measham, Atherstone

Measham Main

Measham

R Millar

R Sinclair

242
88

Moira Colliery Co., Ashby-de-la-Zouch

Rawdon

Moira

SA Warburton

W Bradford

315
136

ditto

Reservoir

ditto

ditto

WF Clamp

299
78

Nailstone Colliery Co., Burton-on-Trent

nailstone No.1

Nailstone

MDR Richardson

E Smith

234
60

ditto

ditto no.2

ditto

ditto

T Wright

273
87

Netherseal Colliery Co., Burton-on-Trent

Netherseal

Netherseal

C Dickinson

I Barraclough

516
157

South Leicestershire Colliery Co., Coalville

Snibston No.2

Coalville

ST Boam

W Glover

360
102

ditto

South Leicestershire No.1

ditto

W Eames

G Glover

326
88

ditto

ditto No.2

ditto

ditto

J Underwood

290
90

Whitwick Colliery Co., Coalville

Whitwick Nos.2&6

ditto

TY Hay

F Smith

615
139

ditto

ditto No.3

ditto

ditto

W Price

485
100

ditto

ditto No.5

ditto

ditto

W Clamp

150
50

Worthington Colliery and Pipe Co., Ashby-de-la-Zouch

Worthington

Ashby

J Richards

29

9

 

 

 

 

 

NORTHAMPTON

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Manager
Under-manager
Below

Above

Clay Cross Coal and Iron Co., Clay Cross, Chesterfield

Cranford

Kettering

G Nicholson

27
4

Islip Iron Co., Thrapston

Willow Close

Islip

Hans K Wolf

Karl Laux

19
5

ditto

Woodfield

ditto

ditto

ditto

24
5

 

 

 

 

 

NOTTINGHAM

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Manager
Under-manager
Below

Above

Annesley Colliery Co.

Annesley

Annesley

W Tate

HA Copeland

1108
272

Babbington Coal Co., Cinder Hill

Babbington (Cinderhill No.1)

basford

J Poxon

TK Knox

570
71

ditto

Broxtowe

Bilborough

ditto

W Clements

134
53

ditto

Bulwell

Bulwell

GC Fowler

G Walters

158
64

ditto

Cinderhill No.4

basford

ditto

S Kirk

568
250

ditto

Newcastle

ditto

J Poxon

R Jebson

296
108

Barber Walker and Co., Eastwood

Brinsley

Eastwood

LC Hidges

W Chambers

278
63

ditto

High Park

ditto

H Greener

G Dixon

345
54

ditto

Moor Green

ditto

R Harrison

J Varley

371 (deep Soft)

569 (Deep Hard)

65

 

 

48

ditto

Selston

ditto

LC Hodges

J Lowe

662
125

ditto

Watnall

ditto

H Greener

Z Clay

726
125

Bestwood Coal and Iron Co.

Bestwood

Bestwood

J Cunliffe

W Halliwell

876
351

Blackwell Colliery Co., Alfreton

Sutton No.1

Mansfield

WH Mascall

J Matthews

107
14

ditto

ditto No.2

ditto

ditto

ditto

46 (Dunsil)

188 (Deep Hard

2

 

 

105

ditto

ditto No.3

ditto

ditto

J Waters

360
47

Bolsover Colliery Co., Chesterfield

Mansfield

ditto

J Bingley

A Davis

1389
456

Butterley Iron and Coal Co., per HE Mitton, Colliery Offices, Condor Park, nr. Alfreton.

Kirkby

Kirkby

CJ Turton

JW Elliott

1367
311

ditto

Plumptre

Eastwood

HR Watson

J Walker

339
55

ditto

ditto

Portland No.2

ditto No.4

Kirkby

ditto

HH Holmes

ditto

A Wilbraham

ditto

381
132

Clifton Colliery Co.

ditto

Clifton No.1

ditto No.2

 

Nottingham

ditto

A Beeston

ditto

A Clifford

ditto

649
204

Cossall Colliery Co.

Cossall

Ilkeston

P Ratcliff

E Prime

343
81

ditto

Trowell Moor

Stanton Gate

ditto

G Brown

342
67

Digby Colliery Co.

Digby

Eastwood

E Wardle

T Walker

207
125

ditto

ditto

Gedling No.1

ditto No.2

Nottingham

ditto

W Walker

ditto

JH Hickman

H Astle

669

509

232

ditto

New London

Eastwood

E Wardle

W Stirland

666
64

Hill Top Colliery and Brick Co., Eastwood

Hill Top

ditto

AB Alsop

11
5

Hucknall Colliery co., Mansfield

Hucknall No.1

Hucknall

W Maurice

W Joynes

189
86

ditto

ditto No.2

ditto

ditto

GH Coates

940
199

Linby Colliery Co.

Linby

Linby

H Stvenson

T Jennings

918
240

New Hucknall Colliery Co., Mansfield

Bentink

Kirkby

WHB Stevens

JT Riley

945
303

ditto

New Hucknall No.1

Mansfield

H Holt

W Fidler

189
36

ditto

ditto No.2

ditto

ditto

W Keeling

639
108

ditto

ditto No.3

ditto

ditto

HE Bonsor

656
142

Newstead Colliery Co.

Newstead

Nottingham

TG Lees

S Field

1283
305

J Oakes and Co., Riddings, Alfreton

New Selston

Alfreton

B McLaren

G Searston

540
88

ditto

Pollington

ditto

ditto

W Wright

390
68

ditto

ditto

Pye Hill No.1

ditto No.2

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

E Creswell

ditto

356
121

ditto

Tunnel

ditto

ditto

G Searston

132
54

Pinxton Coal Co., Alfreton

Langton No.7

Pinxton

J Trueman

J Smith

296
54

ditto

ditto No.8

ditto

ditto

A Greasley

343
111

ditto

ditto No.9

ditto

ditto

ditto

378
89

Sherwood Colliery Co., Mansfield

Sherwood

Mansfield

AH Heathcote

W Stirland

1182
389

Shire Oaks Colliery Co., Worksop

ditto

Shire Oaks No.1

ditto No.2

Shire Oaks

ditto

RE Jones

ditto

W Cottingham

J Bowen

783

211

ditto

Steetly

ditto

ditto

S Edwards

361
77

Stanton Iron Works Co., Teversall, Mansfield

Silver Hill No.1

Mansfield

J Piggford

T Machin

424 (Tupton)

115 (Deep Hard)

102

 

 

18

ditto

ditto No.2

ditto

ditto

ditto

114
42

ditto

Teversall

ditto

ditto

WJ Warner

555
149

Staveley Coal and Iron Co., Chesterfield

Warsop Main

ditto

EE Booker

L Langrick

1720
370

Stoney Lane Brick Co., 338 Woodborough Rd.

Clinton

brinsley

D Robinson

10
3

Wigan Coal and Iron Co., Worksop

Manton

Worksop

AR Webster

M Ramsdale

369
147

Wollanton Colliery Co,

Radford

Nottingham

W Pattison

R Bloor

392
93

ditto

ditto

Wollaton No.1

ditto No.2

ditto

ditto

A Hodgkinson

ditto

H Hodgkinson

ditto

836

173

 

 

 

 

 

WARWICK

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Manager
Under-manager
Below

Above

Ansley hall Coal Co., Atherstone

Ansley Hall

Ansley

JH Phillips

J Barber

354
109

Arley Colliery Co., Arley, Coventry

Arley

Arley

EC Knox

R Smith

420
130

Baddesley Colliery Trustees, Atherstone

Baddesley

Atherstone

TS Hedley

R Hughes

592
184

Exhall Colliery Ltd., Bedworth, Nuneaton

Exhall

Bedworth

CF Jackson

WH Smith

694
196

Gibbs and Canning, Tamworth

Glascote Clay

Glascote

H Payne

13
3

Glascote Colliery Co., Tamworth

Amington Nos.1&2

Amington

FA Grayston

E Taylor

202
75

Griff Colliery Co., Nuneaton

Griff Clara Nos.1&2

Nuneaton

FP Harpur

F Harrison

378 (Two Yard)

278 (Slate)

308 (Seven Feet)

233

ditto

ditto No.4

ditto

ditto

WT Birch

360
130

Sir Alfred Hickman, Stockingford, Nuneaton

Haunchwood

ditto

AW Noott

D Clamp

391
104

ditto

Tunnel

ditto

ditto

A Cowburn

1008
285

Kingsbury Collieries Ltd., Tamworth

Kingsbury

Tamworth

GA Hurst

W Hudson

920
300

ditto

Whateley

ditto

ditto

J Arnold

230
103

Merry and Cunningham, Binley, Coventry

Binley

Coventry

W McKee

34
51

Morris and Shaw, Hall End, Tamworth

ditto

Hall End No.1

ditto No.2

Tamworth

ditto

TW Allen

ditto

JH Bailey

R Lebeter

856 (Ryder)

33 (Thin Ryder)

326 (Seven Feet)

341

Newdigate Colliery Ltd., Bedworth, Nuneaton

Newdigate

Bedworth

C Straw

C Wright

590
209

Pooley Hall Colliery Co., Polesworth, Tamworth

Pooley Hall

Polesworth

MH Wardle

J Walker

187
76

George Skey and Co., Wilnecote, Tamworth

Peel No.3

Wilnecote

A Fenn

T Griffin

63
14

ditto

Beauchamp

ditto

ditto

ditto

30
8

ditto

Tame Valley

ditto

J Cooke

W Pickering

302
94

Stanley Bros, Nuneaton

Charity

Bedworth

FH Briggs

J Wagstaffe

545
188

ditto

Nuneation

Nuneaton

LT Linley

J Hutt

1023
265

Tamworth Colliery Co., Tamworth

Alvecote

Tamworth

RD Robinson

WJ Reeves

248
87

Wyken Colliery co., Coventry

Wyken

Coventry

JW Liddell

F Harris

527
111