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

 
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List of Mines 1908

 

SHROPSHIRE (metalliferous), STAFFORD North (metalliferous), STAFFORD South (metalliferous), SUFFOLK (metalliferous), WORCESTER (metalliferous).

 

 

 

 

SHROPSHIRE (metalliferous)

 

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Agent
Minerals worked
Below

Above

Bog Mines Ltd., Minsterley

Bog

Minsterley

C Butler

Lead and zinc ores

42
16

Thgos Butler, Rigmore Oaks, Pennerley, Minsterley

Rhadley

Linley

Barytes

7
-

ditto

Gatten

Pontesbury

ditto

5
-

John Hill, Ironbridge

Lincoln Hill

ironbridge

Limestone

-
-

Oldfield, Lewis and Smitha, Bog Mine, Minsterley

Nipstone Rock

ditto

John Smitham

Barytes

4
2

Elijah Parry, Shelve, Mimsterley

East Romas Gravels

Shelve

Lead and zinc ores

95
43

Thos. Reynolds, Stone House, Clee Hill, Ludlow

Knovers

Knovers

Limestone

-
-

Snailbeach Lead mining Co .Ltd., Minsterley

Snailbeach

Minsterley

Wm. Olfield

Barytes, lead and zinc ores.

95
43

Steeraway Lime Co., Wellington

Hatch Level

Wellington

J Goodall

ditto

5
1

Earl of Tankerville, Round Hill Mine, Minsterley

Round Hill

Minsterley

Not worked in 1908

Barytes and lead ores.

-
-

W Toye and Co., The Square, Shrewsbury

Perkins Beach

ditto

Benjamin Bennett

Barytes

6
-

Witherton Barytes and Lead Mining Co Ltd., 2 Dogpole, Shrewsbury

Wotherton

Chirbury

John Bennett

Barytes and Cale spar

40
21

 

 

 

 

 

STAFFORD North (metalliferous)

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Agent
Minerals worked
Below

Above

Peter Ford and Sons Ltd., Uttoxeter

Fauld

Hanbury

Gypsum

42
14

CG Myatt, The Oxhay, Biddulph, nr. Congleton

Oxhay

Biddulph

Blue grit stone

3
2

S Peake, High Town, Congleton

Gillow Heath

ditto

ditto

-
-

H Seal and Co., Normanton, Yorks

Jarrs Nick

Hollington

Not worked in 1908

Sandstone

-
-

Stanton and Bettany, Rocester

Top Quarry

ditto

ditto

-
-

JC Staton and Co., Burton-on-Trent

Fauld

Hanbury

JC Stanton

Gypsum

53
23

Wood Bros., Draycott, Sudbury, derby

Draycott

Sudbury

ditto

8
4

 

 

 

 

 

STAFFORD South (metalliferous)

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Agent
Minerals worked
Below

Above

JL Brawn, Daw End, Walsall

Phoenix

Walsall

Limestone

10
8

Daw End Lime Co. Daw End, Walsall

Daw End

ditto

WF Clark

ditto

7
9

Earl of Dudley, Priory Offices, Dudley

Wresn Nest, West

Dudley

AP Taft, manager

ditto

17
3

ditto

Coneygre No.120

ditto

ditto

ditto

-
-

East Anglian Cement Co. Ltd., Cambridge

Linley, Daw End

ditto

JE Dougherty, manager

ditto

-
-

GJ Lavender Ltd., Hatherton Lime Works, Walsall

Rushall

Walsall

ditto

-
-

 

 

 

 

 

SUFFOLK (metalliferous)

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Agent
Minerals worked
Below

Above

AW Rought-Rought, Brandon,

Ling Heath

Brandon

Flint and Chalk

4
4

 

 

 

 

 

WORCESTER (metalliferous)

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Agent
Minerals worked
Below

Above

Earl of Dudley, Priory Offices, Dudley

Castle Fields

Dudley

AP Taft

Limestone

38
18