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

 
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BEDFORD (metalliferous), DERBY (metalliferous), LEICESTER (metalliferous), NORTHAMPTON (metalliferous), NOTTINGHAM (metalliferous), OXFORD (metalliferous).

 

List of Mines 1908

 

BEDFORD (metalliferous)

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Agent
Minerals worked
Below

Above

WH Horton (The Fuller Mining Co.) Aspley Heath, Woburn Sands

Asplay Heath

Woburn Sands

Fullers earth

4
5

 

 

 

 

DERBY (metalliferous)

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Agent
Minerals worked
Below

Above

Henry Abel, Bailey Croft Terrace, Wirksworth

George

Wirksworth

Barytes and limestone

-
1

RW Allsop, Rutland Square, Bakewell

Pretoria

Bakewell

Chert

33
7

Barker and Jones, Middleton, Wirksworth

Bold Pit

Middleton

Lead ore

2
-

George G Blackwell and Sons & Co., The Albany, Liverpool

Ladywash

Eyam

Flourspar

-
2

ditto

Little Pasture

ditto

ditto

-
1

ditto

Middleton Engine

ditto

ditto

-
7

ditto

Norcliff Sough

Claver

ditto

12
6

ditto

Broadlow

Eyam

ditto

-
1

ditto

Twelve Meres

ditto

ditto

-
2

ditto

Salad Holes

Coombs Dale Calver

ditto

-
3

ditto

Townend

Eyam

ditto

2
-

Brierley Bros., Litton, Buxton

Hall Mine

Bradwell Moor

Lead, flourspar, calc spar, barytes

6
16

Briggs and Bradley (British Mineral Co,.) Bradwell

Bell Hole

Longstone

Lead and flourspar

-
1

ditto

Cliff

Eyam

ditto

-
1

ditto

Deep Rake

Longstone

ditto

-
6

ditto

Lambs

Bradwell

ditto

-
-

ditto

Never Fear

Smalldale

ditto

2
6

Bunting, Bonsall, Matlock

Brunt

Bonsall

Lead ore

-
-

Wm. Butler, Cromford

Sweetener

Cromford

ditto

-
2

FJ Cope, Litton

Cowslip

Crinnings

Wardlow

ditto

ditto

-

-

1

-

Davis, Thomas, Cross Dale, Foolow

Cross Dale Head

Longstone

ditto

2
-

Derby Plaster Co., Chellaston, Derby

Aston Glebe

Chellaston

J Swindell

Gypsum

16
38

Isaac Doxey, Dale St., Wirksworth

Blackburn Croft

Wirksworth

Lead ore

2
-

Jacob Doxey, Middleton, Wirksworth

Goodluck

ditto

ditto

2
-

Drabble Bros., Bridge Chambers, Matlock Bridge

Masson Hill

Matlock

Calcspar

3
2

EA Froggatt, Monal Dale, Buxton

Putty Hill

Bakewell

EA Froggatt

Lead ore and barytes, calcspar

7
1

Golconda Mining Co., 9SJ Sheldon) Middleton, Wirksworth

Upper Golconda

Griff Grange

J Stevenson

Lead ore and barytes

4
-

Thomas Gregory, Eyam

Dusty Pots

Eyam Moor

Lead ore

-
5

John Hall, Alsop-le-Dale, Ashbourne

Hopley

Ballidon

ditto

3
3

Samuel Hallam, Hill Head, Bradwell, Sheffield

Windy

Bradwell

ditto

-
7

Hodkin and Jones, Outland Head, Bradwell, Sheffield

Outland Head

ditto

ditto

2
-

JW Holmes & A Marple, Cromford

Royal Oak

Cromford

ditto

2
-

Henry Holmes, Bonsall

Yule Cose

Bonsall

ditto

4
-

Hopton Wood Stone Co., Middleton, Wirksworth

Jacksons

Middleton

ditto

1
1

Col. Hubbersty, Radcliffe-on-Trent, Nottingham

Froggatts Pipe

Matlock Bath

Flourspar

4
-

IE Jennings, Hazelbridge, Bradwell

Providence

Hartle Moor

Lead ore

1
1

Magpie Mining Co., Bakewell

Magpie

Sheldon

E Garlick

ditto

8
2

Mawston Mining Co., Alport, Bakewell

Mawston

Youlgreave

John Parker

Barytes and Lead ore

-
-

J Mozeley, Winster, Matlock

Brownedge

Winster

ditto

-
3

S Needham, Hanging Flat, Eyam

Hanging Flat

Eyam

Lead ore

1
-

Nunley End Mining Co., Alport, Bakewell

Nunley End

Bradwell

ditto

8
1

J Repton, Carsington, Winksworth

Doglow

Hopton

Barytes, ochre

2
2

Samuel Slack, Middleton, Wirksworth

Switcher

Hopton

Lead ore

-
2

J Smith & Sons, Holme Bank, Bakewell

Chert Mine

Bakewell

Jm Long

Chert

32
4

S&W Smith, South Parade, Matlock Bath

Stubbin

Bonsall

Calcspar, lead ore, flourspar.

2
-

H Taylor, Carsington, Wirksworth

Hazard

Carsington

Lead ore

-
-

Wardlow Miers Co., Wardlow, Headstones, Bakewell

White Rake

Wardlow

ditto

2
2

Wass & Son., Lea lead Works, Matlock

Mill Close

Wensley

AM Alsop

Calcspar, limestone, zinc ore

145
88

G Wilson, Crompton Buildings, Buxton

Maiden Rake

Little Hucklow

Barytes, lead ore, flourspar

2
1

 

 

 

 

 

 

LEICESTER (metalliferous)

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Agent
Minerals worked
Below

Above

John E Ellis and Son, Barrow-on-Soar

Barrow

Sileby

John Ellis

Limestone

24
3

 

 

 

 

 

NORTHAMPTON (metalliferous)

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Agent
Minerals worked
Below

Above

R Close & Sons., Colly Weston, Stamford

Gadsbys Field

Colly Weston

RH Close

Stone slate

10
2

George J Close, Colly Weston, Stamford

Hill Field

ditto

ditto

2
2

FJ Hand, Coly Weston Rd. Colly Weston, Stamford

Colly Weston

ditto

ditto

1
1

James Hill, Easton, Stamford

ditto

ditto

ditto

3
-

James Knapp, Colly Weston, Stamford

ditto

ditto

ditto

5
-

Marquis of Exeter (RS Cox, Estate Office, Stamford)

ditto

ditto

ditto

4
-

John Mitchell, Colly Weston

ditto

ditto

ditto

1
1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NOTTINGHAM (metalliferous)

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Agent
Minerals worked
Below

Above

Brothers Patent Plaster Co., East Leake

East Leake (Glebe)

Nottingham

Gypsum

3
12

RP Cafferata, Barton

Barton

ditto

J Hardwick

ditto

13
13

Cropwell Gypsum Mines Co., Cropwell Bishop

Cropwell Bishop

Cropwell Bishop

ditto

36
44

Gotham Plaster Co., Bentink Buildings

Glebe

Gothham

ditto

35
14

ditto

Cropwell Bishop

Cropwell Bishop

ditto

3
3

Samuel Heaseldine, Cropwell Bishop

ditto

ditto

ditto

6
7

Kingston Gypsum Co., West Leake, Kingston-on-Soar

West Leake (Kingston)

Kegworth

R Woodfield

ditto

31
51

JW Sheppard, Red Hill, Ratcliffe-on-Soar, Derby

Cuckoo Bush

Gotham

ditto

23
30

G Stocker & Co., Gotham, Kegworth

Weldon

ditto

ditto

18
40

Vale of Belvoir Plaster Co., Newark-on-Trent

Bow Bridge

Newark

24
-

Wood Bros, Thrumpton, Kegworth

Thrumpton

Kegworth

EA Hardy

ditto

5
2

 

 

 

 

 

OXFORD (metalliferous)

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Agent
Minerals worked
Below

Above

Laighton, James, Stonesfield, Woodstock, Oxford

Stonesfield

Oxford

Stone slates

5
2