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

 
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YORK (East and West Ridings) S-Z (A-L, M-R), YORK, East and West Ridings. (metalliferous)

 

 

 

YORK S-Z

List of Mines 1908

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Manager
Under-manager
Below

Above

Rt. Hon. Lord St Oswald, Nostell, Wakefield

Mostell

Mostell

Geo. C Kenyon

W Saxton

729
185

Senior Bros., 232 Doncaster Rd., Barnsley

Housley

Burnsross, Chapeltown

10
2

David Sharratt & Sons., Elland, Halifax

Storth

Elland

Fireclay and Ironstone

7
1

Fred Shaw & Co. Ltd., Kirkburton, nr. Huddersfield

Thorncliffe Green

Kilburton

Fred Shaw

19
2

Sheffield Coal Co. Ltd., Corn Exchange Buildings, Sheffield

Birley, East Pit

Beighton

FC Swallow

Jno. Milner

1208
183
ditto

ditto Beighton Pit

ditto

W Gainsford

H Blackburn

598
238

GC Siddons, Ganister Mercant, Loxley, Sheffield

Wadsley Common

Wadsley, Sheffield

Coal fireclay & ganister

8
1

Silica Fire Brick Co., Oughibridge, nr. Sheffield

Beeley Wood (fireclay)

Oughtibridge

JT Minnis

Standing

-
-
ditto

Silica

ditto

ditto

146
6
ditto

Stubbin

ditto

ditto

6
1
ditto

Wadsley Common

Wadsley

ditto

29
5
ditto

Greengates

Greengates, Bradford

ditto

2
1

Skinner & Holford Ltd., Waleswood Collieries, nr. Sheffield

Waleswood, Flockton

Aston

JH Ashton

JB Piggin

397
112
ditto

ditto High Hazels

ditto

ditto

Wm. Platts

299
103

Smith Bros, Linfit House, Kirkburton, nr. Huddersfield

Linfit Hill

Kirkburton

7
1

John Smith, Pogmoor Main Colliery, Barnsley

Pogmoor Main

Barnsley

12
5
ditto

Dodworth Road

ditto

5
1

Soothill Wood Colliery Co Ltd., Batley

Soothill Wood

Vatley

AB Blakeley

Harry Goodhill

518
178

South Kirkby, Featherstone & Hemsworth Collieries Ltd., Featherstone, Pontefract

Featherstone Main, Stanley Main

Featherstone

P Darlington

A Cuttle

656
178
ditto

ditto Haigh Moor

ditto

ditto

J Brroke

960
192

South Kirkby, Featherstone & Hemsworth Collieries Ltd., Kinsley, nr. Wakefield

Hemsworth, Shafon

hemsworth

Thos. Beach

FS Elliott

2
-
ditto

ditto Barnsley

ditto

ditto

ditto

380
181
ditto

ditto

Haigh

ditto

C Parkin

36
79

South Kirkby, Featherstone & Hemsworth Collieries Ltd., South Kirkby, nr. Wakefield

South Kirkby, Barnsley

South Kirkby

Chas. Snow

James Tait

1048
189
ditto

ditto Haigh Moor

ditto

ditto

JH Meeklah

780
171

Hy. Spencer & Co., Ambler Thorn, Halifax

Crabtree Hall

Halifax

Fireclay

2
2

Stanley Coal Co. Ltd., Liversedge

Primrose Hill

Liversedge

W Wilson

Standing

-
-
ditto

Stanley

ditto

ditto

A Berry

222
42
ditto

Round Hill

Gomersal

ditto

32
4

Staveley Coal and Iron Co. Ltd., Edlington, Doncaster

Yorkshire Main

Edlington

W Bunting

Sinking

-
6

M Stocks, Catherine Slack Collieries, Halifax

Ford Hill

Ambler Thorn

John Pollard

H Johnson

51
8

Strafford Collieries Co. Ltd., Barnsley

Rob Royd

Barnsley

Thomas Gill

George Briggs

662
24
ditto

Strafford Silkstone

ditto

ditto

F Wollerton

463
263
ditto

Waterloo (standing)

Flockton

ditto

-
-

Stringer & Jaggar Ltd., Emley Moor, nr. Wakefield

Emley, No.3 Drift

Emley

F Taylor

CE Scotney

597
174
ditto

ditto Speedwell

ditto

ditto

Standing

-
-

Stringer & Jaggar Ltd., Clayton West, nr. Huddersfield

Park Mill

Clayton West

GE Shinger jn.

M Mownley

587
116

Thomas Sutcliffe, Wrose Brow Brick Works, Shipley

Wrose Brow (fireclay)

Shipley

4
-

Swift & Netherwood, Victoria Colliery, Lepton, Huddersfield

Victoria

Lepton

Jos. Jaggar

Jas. W Rushforth

162
38

RM Swift, Thurgoland, nr. Sheffield

Cliffe Bridge

Crane Moor

12
1

Alphonso Taylor, Bloomhouse, Darton, nr. Barnsley

Pye Wood

Darton

23
7

JW Taylor & Co. Ltd., Clayton West, nr. Huddersfield

Nortonthorpe

Scissett

12
2

CH Taylor, Old Hall Colliery, Liversedge

Old Hall

Liversedge

5
-

T Temperley & Sons Ltd., Sharneyford, Bacup

Clough Head Coal

Sharneyford, Bacup

3
-
ditto

ditto Clay (Fireclay)

ditto

4
-

Terry Greaves & Co. Ltd., Old Roundwood Collieries, Wakefield

Old Roundwood, Cannel

Wakelfield

Frederk. Flint

Jos. Brown

206
57
ditto

ditto

Haigh Mooor

ditto

Henry Farrand

32
59
ditto

ditto Silkstone

ditto

ditto

Geo. Wilcock

497
82

John Tetlow & Sons Ltd., Devonshire St., North, Hyde Rd., Manchester

Ramsden Wood

Walsden

4
1

Thornton Bros., Hare Park Lane, Liversedge

Hare Park

Liversedge

8
-

Tinker Bros., Ltd., Hazlehead, nr. Sheffield

Gatehead

Hazlehead

F Robinson

28
1
ditto

Hazlehead

ditto

ditto

209
54

Tinsley Colliery Co. Ltd., Tinsley Park, nr Sheffield

Tinsley Park, Barnsley

Tinsley Park

John Ebnsor

AH Barber

427
172
ditto

ditto High Hazel (abondoned)

ditto

ditto

T Thompson

180
80
ditto

ditto Parkgate

ditto

ditto

James Knighton

861
320
ditto

ditto Wath Wood

ditto

ditto

Standing

-
-

W&JH Towler, Gildersome, nr. Leeds

Gildersome

Gildersome

WE Hedley

W Towler

66
15
ditto

Street Lane (standing)

ditto

ditto

ditto

-
-

B Trickett & Co., Loxley, nr. Sheffield

Crawshaw Clay (fireclay)

Ughill, Bradfield

W Green

9
1
ditto

Intake Clay ditto

Loadbrook, Stannington

H Hague

13
1

Joseph Turner & Sons Ltd., The Priory, Middlewood, Sheffield

Hope (ganister)

Oughtibridge

2
-

Capt. BC Vernon-Wentworth, Wentworth Castle, Barnsley

Lowe Wood

Stainborough, Barbsley

5
-

Victoria Coal & Coke Co. Ltd., Wakefield

Park Hill, Haigh moor

Wakefield

L Dobinson

W Silverwood

468
132
ditto

ditto Silkstone

ditto

ditto

ditto

253
66
ditto

ditto Stanley Hill

ditto

ditto

A Barker

315
77

J&H Walsworth, Butler St., Dudley Hill, Bradford

Crosses

Hunsworth

H Walsworth

39
7

W Walker, Walkley Lane

Walkley Lane

Standing

-
-

EJW Waterhouse & Son., Elland, Halifax

Calder, Dayhole

Elland

j Warburton

Geo. Armitage

17
2
ditto

ditto Soft Bed

ditto

ditto

ditto

15
5

Wath Main Collieries Co. Ltd., Wath nr. Rotherham

Wath Main

Wath

JH Hollings

W Kelley

1423
363

West Silkstone Colliery Co. Ltd., Silkstone Common, nr Barnsley

West Silkstone

Silkstone Common

R Hinchcliffe

108
20

Westwood & Co., Ossett, nr Wakefield

Westfield

Sheffield

S Boradbent

16
9

Wharncliffe Silkstone Colliery Co. Ltd., Tankersley, nr. Barnsley

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

Wharncliffe Silkstone No.1

ditto

ditto No.4

ditto Knoll Drift

ditto Whin Moor

Tankersley

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

Jonathan Wroe

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

Joshua Rawlin

ditto

Hy. Cooper

Thos. Fearnley

Hy. Cooper

339

362

191

133

236

453

Wharncliffe Woodmore Colliery Co. Ltd., Carlton, nr. Barnsley

Wharncliffe Woodmoor

Barnsley

RE Dobinson

Samuel Diggle

667
245

Wheatley & Render, Adwalton, nr. Bradford

Horse Riggs

Adwalton

John Wheatley

80
25

H Wheatley & Sons, Hopton, Mirfield

Hopton Mills

Mirfield

Thomas Nevin

5
-

Wheldale Coal Co. Ltd., Castleford

Fryston

Fryston

HG Scar

JH Clarke

813
240
ditto

Wheldale, Beeston

Castleford

Jos. Elstob

HH Seymour

358
71
ditto

ditto Silkstone

ditto

ditto

Jos. Arundel

512
88
ditto

ditto Warren House

ditto

ditto

John Langley

322
71

J Whitehead & Son, Clayton, nr. Bradford

Clayton (fireclay)

Clayton

2
2

White Lea Colliery Co. Ltd., Birstall, nr. Leeds

White Lea

White Lea

Alfred West

Geo. Deakin

161
28

W Wilcock, Ossett, nr. Wakefield

Storrs Hill

South Ossett

Not working

-
-

S Wilkinson, Elland, Halifax

Blackley (fireclay)

Elland

9
3

Wombwell Main Colliery Co. Ltd., nr Barnsley

Wombwell Main No.2

Wombwell

CH Elliott

W Johnson

349
55
ditto

ditto No.1 Pit

ditto

Wm. Thompson

1056
242

Isaac Wood & Sons, Allerton Colliery, Bradford

Thornton

Thornton

10
3

Wincott & Earle, 9 Norfolk Row, Sheffield

Ringinglow

Sheffield

4
4

W Woodhead & Sons, Farnley, nr. Leeds

Charles

Tong

Alf. Bedford

116
20
ditto

grove

Farnley

Jas. Woodhead

15
1
ditto

Philadelphia

Leeds

ditto

S Ramsden

30
8
ditto

Tong No.1

Dudley Hill

Alf. Bedford

72
20
ditto

Newmarket

Tong

ditto

D Milner

117
20

T Wragg, Clifton House, Loxley, nr. Sheffield

Worrall Moor

Worrall

3
-

T Wragg & Sons, Loxley, nr. Sheffield

Storrs

Storrs, Sheffield

19
1

H Wright, 136 Walkley Lane, Sheffield

Minerva

Stannington, Sheffield

Abandoned

3
2

Wrose Hill Fireclay Co. Ltd., Shipley

Wrose Hill

Shipley

4
-

Yorkshire Iron & Coal Co. Ltd., nr. Leeds

West Ardsley

Tingley

JM Martin

Geo. Rhodes

750
254

 

 

 

YORK, East and West Ridings. (metalliferous)

List of Mines 1908

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Agent
Minerals worked
Below

Above

Bentley & Kaye, Rastrick, Brighouse

Allatt Hill

Rastrick

Sandstone

17
21

Bentley & Smith, Rastrick, Brighouse

Southages

ditto

ditto

25
56

Brookes Ltd., Hipperholme, Halifax

Gaubert Hall

brighoiuse

ditto

11
20
ditto

Tuck Royds

Hipperholme

ditto

15
20

W Conder, Old Hall, Pontefract

Orchards Head

Pontefract

Sand

4
1

Joseph Craddock & Co., Mayfield, Stockton-on-Tees

Blayshaw Gill

Lofthouse,Pately Bridge

Lead ore

5
1
ditto

Limby

ditto

Standing

-
-
ditto

Lolly Scar

ditto

Lead ore

14
3
ditto

Silver Hill

ditto

Standing

ditto

-
-

John Farrar & Sons Ltd., Southowram, Halfax

West Lane

Southowram

Sandstone

6
12

Hill & Craven, Haworth Rd., Heaton, Bradford

West House

Heaton

ditto

5
12

RE Horrex, Carr House, Woodhouse, Sheffield

Raddle

Micklebring nr. Rotherham

Standing

Raddle

-
-

Sam Kay, High Park, Heaton, Bradford

Chellow Heights

ditto

ditto

-
-
dito

Jubilee

ditto

ditto

6
16

Marsden, Murgatroyd & Co., Rastrick, Brighouse

Crow Trees

Rastrick

Sandstone

12
18

S Marshall, & Son, Ltd., Rastrick, Brighouse

ditto

ditto

ditto

22
22

Marshall & Walker, Elland

West Lane

Southowram

ditto

20
36

R Metcalfe, Burtersett, Hawes

Bridge End

Garsdale, Sedburgh

ditto

5
4

Midgley & Roper, Lighcliffe Rd., Brighouse

Lomg Close

Brighouse

ditto

3
2

E Parking, Duffield House, Kippax

Medhurst

Kippax

Sand

2
-

J Pearson, Hove Edge, Lightcliffe, Halifax

Speedwell

Nab End, brighoiuse

Sandstone

6
5

Ramsden & Cliffe, Brighouse

Granny Hall

Brigouse

ditto

9
9

Skirrow & Robertshaw, Lightcliffe, Halifax

Park

ditto

ditto

9
7

S Stott & Son, Marsh Lane, Southowram, Halifax

Marsh Lane

Southowram

ditto

2
8

A Turner & Co. Bolton Rd., Bradford

Spinkwell

Bradford

ditto

6
7

Geo. Walker, Hopperholme, Halfax

Woodhouse

Hipperholme

ditto

7
9

JE Ward, Barnacepthe Colliery Offices, Hanover Sq., Leeds

Ledstone

Ledstone

Sand

3
2

Exors of H Ward, Lightcliffe, Halifax

Pond

Lightcliffe

Sandstone

6
11