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

 
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SHROPSHIRE,

 

List of Mines 1908

 

 

 

SHROPSHIRE

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Manager
Under-manager
Below

Above

W Allen, Benthall Potteries, Brosley

Benthall (fireclay)

Broseley

11
2

ditto

Silver Hill

ditto

7
3

ditto

Marsh

ditto

-
-

Messrs Athertton, Hanwood Colliery, nr. Shrewsbury

Cruck Moele

Shrewsbury

Wm Wallwork

47
19

ditto

Hanwood

ditto

ditto

95
10

John & Charles Bailey, Rock Colliery, Dawley

Rock

Lawley Bank

John Bailey

12
2

Wm. Ball, Holly Cottage, Rock, Dawley

ditto

Dawley

Wm. Ball

2
2

J Bennett, Coppice Level, Ironbridge

Coppice Level

Ironbridge

2
-

Broseley Tileries Ltd, Broseley

Deep Pit (red clay and fireclay)

Broseley

Thos. I Griffiths

6
2

ditto

Turners Yard

ditto

ditto

7
2

R Cadman and Co., Mossy Green, Oakengates

Ketley Grange

Ketley Bank

R Cadman

27
11

Coalbrookdale Co. Ltd., Coalbrookdale

Lightmoor, Gravel Leasow Pit (red clay)

Dawley (not worked in 1908)

AE Evans

W Picken

-
-

ditto

Lightmoor, Lower Lightmoor Pit (fireclay)

ditto (not worked in 1908)

ditto

I Shepherd

-
-

Coalmoor Sanitary Pipe Co

Coalmoor (coal and fireclay)

Horsehay

13
4

Days Automatic Waste Water Closet and Sanitary Pipr Syndicate Ltd. Horsehay

Brandlee (coal and fireclay)

ditto

H Dean

25
3

ditto

ditto

Lower Brandlee

ditto Flintshaft

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

4
2

John Doughty and Son., Broseley

Alders Meadow

Jackfield

W Wilde

12
2

William Exley and Son, Broseley

Gitchfield Level (red clay)

Coalport

Ed. Owen

9
1

ditto

Jubilee Clay Pit

The Rock, Broseley

J Weobley

7
2

J&W Growcott, Dawley

Jubilee

Dawley

W Growcott

24
4

Growcott Bros., Dawley

Ercalll View (coal, ironstone and pyrites)

Lawley Bank

14
3

Richard Harper, Stritchley, Shifnal

Old Park, Daisy Pit No.2

Old Park

R Harper

Opened 1906. Abandoned Jan. 1909)

3
2

Haybridge Iron Co Ltd, Haybridge, Wellington

Old Park, Lawn Pit

ditto

Jas. Ferriday

Closed July 1908

22
13

Highley Mining Co. Ltd., Bridgnorth

Highley

Bridgnorth

TWS Bramley

283
53

ditto

Kinlet

ditto

ditto

Jas. Swain

235
43

S Hyde, Black Horse, Oakengates, Wellington

Wombridge, Nail Works Pit

Oakengates

3
2

Adam Jones, Ironbridge

Benthall Level

Broseley

CR Jones

3
5

CR Jones and Son, Ltd., Jackfield

Ladywood Level (red clay)

Broseley

CR Jones

4
1

Reuben Jones, New Works, Horsehay

New Works

New Works

R Jones

10
4

Thomas Jones, Rock, Dawley

Rock

Dawley

Thos. Jones

2
2

W&P Jones, Jackfield

Holly Grove Level (red clay)

Jackfield

W Burton

5
1

ditto

Works Pit

ditto

J Webley

3
1

ditto

Sinking

ditto

Not working 1908

-
-

ditto

Wynd Road

ditto

Reopening Jan 1909

-
-

C Key, The Gate, Farlow, Cleobury Mortimer

Craven Pit

Cleobury Mortimer

C Key

Not working 1908

-
-

Knowbury Colliery Co., Knowbury, Clee Hills, nr. Lodlow

Knowbury

Clee Hills

S Martin

Abandoned

-
-

Geo. Legge and Son, Madeley

Woodlands

Ironbridge

Joseph Hill

W Walker

10
1

Lilleshall Co. Ltd., Priors Lee Hall, Shifnal

Donnington including

Brickyard

Freehold

Grange

Granville

Donnington

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

Noel T Beech

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

R Derbyshire

A Taylor

R Darbyshire

LO Owen

50

238

193

238

6

33

38

30

ditto

Priors Lee including, Hydraulic

Stafford Nos,1,2,3&4

Woodhouse

Priors Lee

ditto

ditto

ditto

Geo. Wainwright

Wm. Butcher

Geo. wainwright

12

319

302

4

74

65

Madeley Court Co., Madeley

ditto

Madeley Court Nos.2&3

ditto 7&8

Madeley Court

ditto

W Snowdon

24

19

7

16

Madeley Wood Co., Ironbridge

Blests Hill

Halesfield

Kemberton

Meadow

Shaws

Madeley

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

G Cocks

Jos. Bowen

 

Frank Gerrard

Jos. Bowen

91

242

57

8

22

115

8

3

Maw and Co. Ltd., Benthal Works, Jackfield

Benthall Level (fireclay)

Benthall

3
-

ditto

Tuckies (red clay and fireclay)

Jackfield

3
2

John Mosley, Spout Lane, Leighton, Ironbridge

Little Wenlock

Horsehay

2
1

John O Owen, Fern Wood, New Church Rd., Wellington

Lawley Furnace No.1

Wellington

JO Owen

Abandoned Nov. 1908

5
9

ditto

ditto No.2

ditto

ditto

7
2

Wm. Plant, King St., Dawley

Victoria

Keteley

Wm. Plant

2
1

Prestage & Co., Broseley

Broseley

Broseley

Geo. Roberts

9
2

Severn Valley Colliery Co., Billingsley, Bridgnorth

Billingsley

Bridgnorth

FW Gibbs

G Tolley

20
4

Shepherd, Beriah, Ketley Grange, Oakengates

Wonbridge, Queens Wood Pit (not working)

Oakengates

R Shepherd

S Haywood

-
-

WT Shorthouse, Moat Hall Colliery, nr. Shrewsbury

Moat Hall

Shrewsbury

W Round

29
15

James Smallshaw, (reps. of late.) Arscott, nr. Shrewsbury

Arscott No.3

Arscott

JW Smallshaw

60
13

James Teece, Ketley Bank, Wellington

Mossy Green

Mossy Green, Dawley

Jas. Teece

4
2

Tronts Pit Co., Clee Hill, nr. Ludlow

Watsall

Clee Hill

WH Edwrads

W Hall

30
5

MH Yardley, Beverley Farm, Wellington

Wombridge

Ketley, Wellington

John Owen

5
2