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

 
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LINCOLN

List of Mines 1908

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Manager
Under-manager
Below

Above

Mid-Lincolnshire Iron Co. Ltd., Greetwell, Lincoln

Greetwell (ironstone)

Lincoln

Jas. Gregory

63
14

 

 

 

YORK (East and West Ridings)

List of Mines 1908

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Manager
Under-manager
Below

Above

Ackton Hall Colliery Co., Freatherstone, Pontefract

Ackton Hall, Warren House

Featherstone

DT Protheroe

J Sutherton

645
219
ditto

ditto Haigh Moor

ditto

ditto

JJ Birmingham

801
202
ditto

ditto Silkstone

ditto

ditto

Wm. Barker

578
206

Addy & Senior, Cumberworth, nr. Huddersfield

Barncliffe Hill

Cumberworth

19
3

Mrs. Ainley, Berry Moor House, Thurgoland, Sheffield

Berry House

Thurgoland

2
1

Allen & Son (Halifax) Ltd., Halifax

Sunny Vale

Southwram

John Thornton

9
2

JC Archer, Meadhurst, Victoria Crest., Doncaster

Royston (standing)

Royston

JC Archer

-
3

Armitage Works Co. Ltd., Deepcar, Sheffield

Deepcar

Deepcar

F Coultas

18
2
ditto

Henholmes (standing)

ditto

ditto

-
-

Aston Coal Co. Ltd., Swallownest, nr. Sheffield

Aston

Aston

OJ Cotterell

Geo. H. Rooth

321
72

Bank House Colliery Co., Silkstone Common, Barnsley

Bank House

Dodworth

11
2

Barber Walker & Co., Bentley, Doncaster

Bentlry

Bently, Doncaster

R Clive

A Longden

111
184

Barnsley Main Colliery Co. Ltd., Barnsley

ditto

Barnsley Main No.2

ditto No.2

Barnsley

ditto

ditto

ditto

Alfred Barker

T Thompson

1136
315

Barrow Hematite Steel Co. Ltd., Barnsley

ditto

Barrow No.1

ditto No.2

ditto

ditto

WR Steele

EG Banham

Wm. Clarke

B Milner

1165

814

503

W Bateson & Sons, Greta Bank Potteries, Buton-in-Lonsdale, Kirkby Lonsdale

Waterside (fireclay)

Buton-in-Lonsdale

Standing

-
-

Ben Beevers, 57 Shaftsbury St., Stairford, Barnsley

Beevers

Gawber

Abandoned

16
2

T Blocksage & Son., The Ainleys, Elland, Halifax

Tonge Royde (fireclay)

Elland

4
-

T&RW Bower Ltd., Woodlesford, nr. Leeds

Allerton Main, Primrose Hill

Woodlesford

WS Blackburn

G Laing

293
84
ditto

ditto Primrose

ditto

ditto

A Parker

374
104
ditto

ditto Victoria

ditto

ditto

I Robinson

387
107

Bowling Co. Ltd., Bowling, Bradford

Toftshaw Bottom

Hunsworth

John Whilding

JR Teasdale

129
40

C Bramall, Oughtibridge, nr. Sheffield

Caledonian

Sheffield

Abandoned

-
-
ditto

Myers Lane

Loxley

12
2
ditto

Langhouse

Worrall

2
-

Jos. Briggs & Sons, Queensbury Colliery, nr. Bradford

Fall Bottom

Queensbury

12
10
ditto

Hole Bottom

ditto

21
6

Briggs, Sons & Co., Ltd., Rothwell, Leeds

New Market, Spencer

Rothell

DW Hargreaves

Ton Jones

128
57
ditto

ditto Swithens

ditto

ditto

ditto

133
62
ditto

Water Haigh

Woodlesford

ditto

ditto

26
59

H Briggs, Sons & Co. Ltd., Whitwood, Normanton

Whitwood Don Pedro

Normanton

M Hobson

Wm. Moohouse

88
35
ditto

ditto Haigh Moor

Whitwood

ditto

John T Elliott

376
89
ditto

ditto Saville

ditto

ditto

Jas. Wilson

472
151
ditto

ditto Silkstone

ditto

ditto

Wm. Jopling

1274
426
ditto

Snydale, Haigh Moor

Feartherstone

Robt. J Shaw

Frank Burchill

408
161

Brodsworth Main Colliery Co. Ltd., Pickburn, nr. doncaster

Brodsworth Main

Pickburn, Doncaster

JP Greensmith

E Moxon

997
386

Abm. Brooke & Sons, Netherton, Wakefield

Netherton

Netherton

A Wilson

Geo. Hargreaves

48
10

T Brooke & Son., Bracken Moor, Deepcar, nr. Sheffield

Bracken Moor (coal & fireclay)

Deepcar, Sheffield

5
-

CN Brooke, Windy Bank Lane, Liversedge

Hare Park

Liversedge

-
-

Brooke Bros. Greenhouse Colliery, Shelley, Hudersfield

Greenhouse

Shelley

JW Brook

5
1

Geo. Brooke, Churchfield Colliery, Robert Town, via Normanton

Churchfield

Robert Town

2
1

W Brooke, Pot House, Stocksbridge, Sheffield

Pot House

Stocksbridge

3
-

Bookes Ltd., Halifax

Waterclough

Southowram, Halifax

SL Robinson

34
17

Brooks & Brooks, Waterloo Main Colliery, Leeds

Waterloo Main, Middleton

Leeds

LH Hodgson

AN Routledge

261
44
ditto

ditto Beeston

ditto

ditto

Jas. Lowe

428
87
ditto

Dam

ditto

ditto

ditto

94
20

John Brown & Co. Ltd., Aldwarke, Rotherham

Aldwarke Main, Swallow Wood

Parkgate

EW Thirkell

Wm. Pritchard

1063
262
ditto

ditto

ditto Parkgate

ditto Warren House

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

Jos. Newman

Wm. Brown

1550
537
ditto

Car House (standing)

ditto

ditto

Chas. Bailey

-
-

John Brown & Co. Ltd., Canklow, Rotherham

Rotherham Main, Barnsley

Rotherham

GH Barraclough

Jonathan Cooper

1022
240
ditto

ditto, Parkgate

Rotherham

AS Bratley

CWS Fincken

844
287
ditto

ditto Silkstone

ditto

ditto

ditto

60
13

Bullcroft Main Colliery Co. Ltd., Carcroft, Doncaster

Bullcroft Main

Carcroft

GB Brown

Albert Aldberry

66
107

Cammell Laird & Co. Ltd., Stairfoot, Barnsley

New Oaks

Stairfoot

Jas. Wroe

Thos. Foster

187
78
ditto

Old Oaks (pumping station)

Barnsley

ditto

Jas. Stoner

3
9

Wm. & J Cardwell, Lepton, Huddersfield

Lepton Edge

Lepton

Jas. E Gomersall

John Newsome

106
11
ditto

Whitley Clough

Hopton, Mirfield

ditto

JW Fisher

129
19

Carlinghow Colliery Co. Ltd., Batley

Roche

Calinghow

Ralph Brown

JP Raine

85
15

Carlton Main Colliery Co. Ltd., nr. Barnsley

Carlton Main

Barnsley

GB Stones

Alf. Brown

982
305
ditto

Frickley

South Elmsall, nr. Doncaster

FK Robinson

J Bateman

899
234
ditto

Grimethorpe

Grimethorpe

Sidney Gill

Jos. Cotton

1591
325

Central Silkstone Collieries Co. Ltd., Smithies, Barnsley

Central Silkstone

Barnsley

David Jack

155
48

Chambers Bros. Stoke St., Sheffield

Effingham

Stannington

3
2

J&J Charlesworth Ltd., Stanley, nr. Wakefield

Newmarket, Silkstone

Oulton

SR Chadwick

T Cooke

1090
140

J&J Charlesworth Ltd., Robin Hood, Wakefield

Robin Hood

Robin Hood

EM Goodall

James Drury

900
186

J&J Charlesworth, Rothwell Haigh, Leeds

Rothwell Haigh, Beeston

Rothwell Haigh

JH Corden

Wm. Rollinson

434
126
ditto

ditto Rose

Rothwell

ditto

J Rollinson

430
88

J&J Charlesworth Ltd., Kilnhurst, Rotherham

Thrybergh Hall

Kilnhurst

W Sutton

Wm. Hunt

460
138
ditto

Kilnhurst

Swinton

ditto

ditto

460
22

Chickenley Heath Colliery Co. Ltd., Dewsbury

Chickenley Heath

Dewsbury

E Isaac

Abandoned

-
-

Clayton & Speight, Beeston Royds, Leeds

Ravels

Leeds

WE Hendley

John Rusby

11
3

Cleckheaton Colliery Co. Ltd., Cleckheaton

ditto

Cleckheaton

ditto

Hunsworth

ditto

WH Sharp

ditto

E Sharpe

110
10

Cliviger Coal Co. Cliviger Collieries, nr. Barnsley

Bankwell

Todmorden

John Jopling

James Wilson

27
1

Cortonwood Collieries Co. Ltd., West Melton, nr. Rotherham

Cortonwood

Brampton

JE Chambers

CE Nichols

415
154

Crawshaw & Warburton Ltd., Dewsbury

Chidswell (Middleton)

Dewsbury

GF Beacher

P Winstanley

204
35
ditto

ditto (Flockton)

batley

ditto

Geo. Sowerby

74
47
ditto

Shawcross

ditto

ditto

ditto

349
37
ditto

Soothill

ditto

ditto

ditto

48
13

Crigglestone Collieries Ltd., Crigglestone, Wakefield

Durkar, Winter

Crigglestone

Jno. G Stokoe

F Wilkes

50
9
ditto

ditto

ditto

Crigglestone, Haigh Moor

ditto Winter

ditto Woodmoor

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

A Hobson

R Eastwood

ditto

224

224

117

260

Jas. Critchley & Sons, Batley

Batley

Batley

TH Brierley

Arthur Midgley

245
31
ditto

ditto

West End, Beeston

ditto Middleton

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

W Leonard

Jas. Sykes

350
125

T Crowther, Dodworth, Barnsley

Rose Hill

Barnsley

Jas. Boocock

4
2

Cumberworth Brick & Tile Co. Ltd., Cumberworth, nr. Huddersfield

Tunnel End Drift (fireclay)

Lower Cumberworth

Standing

-
-

Dalton Main Collieries Ltd., Parkgate, Rotherham

Roundwood

Parkgate

WH Ball

AH Vernon

915
219
ditto

Silverwood

Rotherham

Jas. Elce

D Tuke

2532
576

Davies Bros. Shafton, Brickyard, Cudworth, nr. Barnsley

Sidcop Main

Codworth

Waterlogged

-
-

A Victor Day, Ellend Pipe Works, Elland.

Elland Pipe Works (fireclay)

Ennald

2
-

JG Dearden, Cloughfoot, nr. Todmorden

Todmorden Moor

Cloughfoot, nr. Todmorden

G Brown

35
6

Dearne Valley Colliery Co. Ltd., Little Houghton, nr. Barnsley

Dearne Valley

Little Houghton

R Watkin

D Roebuck

250
60

Denaby & Cadeby Main Collieries Ltd., Denaby Main, nr. Rotherham

Cadeby Main

Cadeby

HS Witty

SJ Bridges

2113
626
ditto

Denaby Main

Denaby

Chas. Bury

John Soar

1481
571

Dennington Colliery Co, Crigglestone, nr. Wakefield

Dennington

Crigglestone

Arthur Wilson

24
2

Dinnington Main Coal Co. Ltd., Dinnington, nr. Rotherham

Dinnington

Dinington

TL Soar

CE Callis

1167
376

J Drabble & Sons, Stannington, Sheffield

Brookside (fireclay)

Stannington

5
15

Hugh Drabble & Sons, Ughill, Bradfield, Sheffield

Platts (fireclay)

Ughill, Bradfield

3
1

Dransfield & Darwent, Coates Lane, Thurgoland, Sheffield

Thornley, Silkstone

Thurgoland

B Dransfield

6
2

J&J Dyson, Stannington, nr. Sheffield

Deerpark

Stannington

ditto

15
5
ditto

Giff

ditto

ditto

14
1
ditto

Top Yard

ditto

ditto

5
-
ditto

Wheatshire

Bradfield

ditto

5
1
ditto

Woodend

Stannington

ditto

15
5

J Dyson & Sons, Shooters Grove, Stannington, Sheffield

Studfield Hill

Loxley, Sheffield

6
1

G Earnshaw & Sons, Dulesgate, Todmorden

Saunder Clough

Todmorden

5
-

B Elliott, The Vale, Lepton, Huddersfield

Lodge Mill

Lepton

CH Hinchsliffe

Wm. Shaw

117
12

Hy., Ellison, Cleckheaton

Westgate

Cleckheaton

WH Sharp

25
4

Farnley Iron Co. Ltd., Farnley, Leeds

Ashfield

Farnley

Jos. Sheard

JW Lee

45
4
ditto

Whites

ditto

ditto

ditto

88
14

Farnley Iron Co .Ltd., Helm Colliery, Colne Bridge, nr. Huddersfield

Helm

Kirkheaton

CH Sheard

A Gunson

97
6

James Farrar, Brown Hill, Batley

Brookroyd

Brookroyd

7
2

Rt. Hon. Earl Fitzwilliam, Elsecar nr. Barnsley

Heningfield

Elescar

Thos. Newbould

J Firth

327
43
ditto

Low Stubbin

Rotherham

ditto

G Hillings

462
131
ditto

Elscear Main

Elsecar

ditto

JP Atkinson

134
130

Flockton Coal Co. Ltd., Horbury, Wakefield

Hartley Bank

Horbury

GE Kirkby

A Gunson

192
32

Flockton Moor Coal Co., Flockton, nr. Wakefield

Flockton Moor

Flockton

3
2

Fountain & Burnley Ltd., Darton, Barnsley

North Gawber

Barnsley

W Butterley

W Heaversidge

654
174
ditto

Woolley, Barnsley

Darton

JR Wilkinson

GH Jackson

607
136
ditto

ditto Beamshaw

ditto

ditto

A Lockwood

166
30

G Fountain & Son Ltd., Haigh, nr. Barnsley

Haigh

Haigh

J Auckland

GT Auckland

288
28
ditto

Darton

Darton

ditto

F Butcher

63
15

Samuel Fox & Co. Ltd., Stocksbridge, nr. Sheffield

Stocksbridge

Stocksbridge

MV Archer

A Holroyd

307
23

JSH Fullerton, Noblethorpe Hall, Silkstone, nr. Barnsley

Cross No.1

Silkstone

GP Kell

Abondoned

-
-
ditto

Cross No.2

ditto

ditto

7
1

John R Fyfe & Co., Shipley, nr. Bradford

Shipley

Shipley

17
5

Owners of Garforth Colliery, nr. Leeds

Garforth Isabella

Garforth

R Rouitledge

Geo. Marginson

366
78
ditto

ditto Sisters

ditto

dittto

Geo. T Young

289
71
ditto

ditto Trench

ditto

R Routledge jn.

Geo.Nicholson

316
50

F Garforth, Drighlington, nr. Bradford

Spring Gardens

Drighlington

Percy Garforth

47
10
ditto

Doles Wood

ditto

ditto

-
-

Glass Houghton & Castleford Collieries Ltd., Castleford

Glass Houghton, Castle

ditto

JO Cooper

Standing

-
-
ditto

ditto Haigh Moor

ditto

ditto

Jas. Hartley

216
99
ditto

ditto Silkstone

ditto

ditto

C Whitfield

1206
220
ditto

ditto Beeston (standing)

ditto

ditto

J Whitfield

-
-

Grange Lane Colliery Co. Ltd., Thorpe Common, nr. Rotherham

Grange Lane

nr. Rotherham

Fred Shaw

30
5

Greasebro' Coal Co, Rotherham

Greasbro'

Rotherham

GF Beacher

PW Utton

92
37

Gregory Reddish & Co. Ltd., Deepcar, nr. Sheffield

Clough

Deepcar

29
3

Greta Pottery Co., Buton-in-Lonsdale

Bleaberry

Bentham

1
-

Fred Hague, The Dale, Rawmarsh, Rotherham

Rawmarsh

Rawmarsh

Geo. Harrison

5
3

Haigh Moor Coal Co. Ltd., Crigglestone, nr Wakefield

Conyers

Dewsbury

J Pollard

E Ramsden

51
18

Joseph Haigh, Bruntcliffe, nr. Leeds

ditto

ditto

Victoria, Brown Metal

ditto Beeston

ditto Black Bed

Bruntcliffe

ditto

ditto

HV Haigh

ditto

ditto

Geo. Goldthorpe

ditto

ditto

324
107

G&W Halliday Ltd., Howcans, Halifax

Howcans (fireclay)

Halifax

4
1

W Hawkyard, Elland, Halifax

Victoria

Elland

6
3

John Haynes, Silkstone Common nr. Barnsley

Hall Royd

Sikstone

Standing

-
-
ditto

New Soverign

Dodworth

ditto

-
-

Heckmondwike Collieries Ltd., Hecmondwike

Victoria (abondoned)

Heckmondwike

Peter Booth

J Blenkinsop

271
30

B Heeley, New Mill, nr. Huddersfield

Lane End

New Mill

Standing

-
-

WA Helliwell, High Matlock, Stannington, Sheffield

Hill Top (ganister)

Stannington

8
-

Hepworth Iron Co. Ltd., Hazlehead, nr. Sheffield

Sheldbrook

Hazlehead

JH Roberts

75
6
ditto

Smut Hole

ditto

ditto

4
1

Hickleton Main Colliery Co. Ltyd., Thurnscoe, nr. Rotherham

Hickleton Main

Thurnscoe

John Minnikin

John Criddle

2132
363

J Hinchcliffe & Co, Bullhouse, Penistone

Bullhouse

Penistone

NJ Charlesworth

29
23
ditto

Crowedge

ditto

ditto

16
3
ditto

Handback

ditto

ditto

15
4

R Holliday & Sons, East Ardsley Collieries, nr. Wakefield

East Ardsley, Doggy

East Ardsley

C Holliday

EW Gladhill

17
3
ditto

ditto Little

ditto

ditto

GW Heppinstall

178
43
ditto

ditto Middleton Main

ditto

ditto

WH Westwood

211
61

WD Holliday, Church St., Gildersome, Leeds

Hilltop

West Ardsley

CA Nelson

7
3

John Horn, Lower Cumberworrth, Huddersfield

Top o' Hill

Cumberworth

6
2

Houghton Main Colliery Co. Ltd., nr. Barnsley

Houghton Main

Little Houghton

C Liddell

Geo. Walker

1526
328

Howdenclough Collieries Ltd., Bistall, nr. Leeds

Howdenclough

Howdenclough

John Wainwright

J Marshall

354
102

Howley Park Coal & Cannel Co. Batley

Howley Park, Cannel

Batley

W Jackson

Ashton Jackson

-
6
ditto

ditto

Beeston

ditto

ditto

141
35
ditto

ditto Middleton Little

ditto

ditto

Andrew Jackson

64
10

Hoyland Silkstone Coal & Coke Co. Ltd., nr. Barnsley

Hoyland Silkstone, Flockton

Hoyland

BA Rhodes

I Jackson

269
63
ditto

ditto, Parkgate

ditto

ditto

Geo. Carr

395
106
ditto

ditto

ditto, Silkstone

ditto, Fenton

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

W Hutton

H Cusworth

503
168

Robert Hudson, Gildersome Foundry, nr. Leeds

Gildersome

Gildersome

4
-

Inghams Thornhill Collieries Ltd

Combs

Thornhill

JW Peel

AF Lodge

75
23
ditto

Ingham No.1 Mine

ditto

ditto

Edwin Lodge

254
132
ditto

Ingham No.2 Mine

ditto

ditto

AF Lodge

277
136

Ingleton Colliery Co Ltd, Ingleton via Kirkby Lonsdale

Ingleton

Ingleton

Standing

-
-

Mrs. JJ Jackson, Bolsterstone, nr. Sheffield

Holly Bush

Bolsterstone

9
3

Jaggar & Elliott, Flockton, nr. Sheffield

Grange Ash

Flockton

Jos. Jaggar

Hilton Jaggar

108
14

JE Jaggar & Co., Mellor Hill Colliery, Flockton nr. Wakefield

How Royd

Whitley, Lower Dewsbury

J Beard

54
7

Kendal Green Colliery Co., Worsbro' Bridge, nr Barnsley

Kendal Green

Worsbro', Barnsley

A Cookson

3
7

Kippax Coal & Sand Co., Duffield House, Kippax

Medhurst

Kippax

Standing

-
-

J Kitson & Sons, Denby Dale, nr. Huddersfield

Bank Royd

Denby Dale

11
-

Kiveton Park Coal Co. Ltd., Kiveton Park, nr. Sheffield

ditto

Kiveton Park, Barnsley

ditto, High Head

Kiveton Park

ditto

Edward Soar

ditto

Francis Hart

JT Goodman

1503
197

WT Knowles, Ash Grove Pipe Works, Elland, Halifax

Ash Grove

Southowram

T Aspinall

3
-