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

 
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WEST SCOTLAND,

Argyll, Ayr, Dumbarton, Dumfries,

 

 

 

Argyll

List of Mines 1908

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Manager
Under-manager
Below

Above

Campbeltown Coal Co. Ltd., Campbeltown

Argyll

Campbeltown

Archd. Dunlop

84
36

 

 

 

Ayr

List of Mines 1908

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Manager
Under-manager
Below

Above

James Allan, Dreghorn

Perceton

Irvine

Wm. Durney

62
15

Wm. Baird 7 Co. Ltd., 168 West George St., Glasgow

Auchincruive

Ayr

DM Ritchie

388
60
ditto

ditto

Barglachan

Auchinleck

Thomas Ritchie

John Colquoun

98
13
ditto

Barony

ditto

Thos. McCulloch

16
22
ditto

Baronholm

Kilwinning

JT Howat

Wm. Ferguson

124
18
ditto

Berryhill No.2 Pit

Auchinlek

Thomas Ritchie

Hugh Biggins

63
8
ditto

Berryhill No.3 Pit

Auchinlek

T McChlloch

Jas. Lorimer jnr.

201
33
ditto

Blair

Dalry

Archibald Cinningham

Jas. McCallum No.2 Pit

D Smillie No.7 Pit

Saml. Kilpatrick No.9 Pit

214
89
ditto

Bogside

Kilwinning

JT Howat

John White

50
9
ditto

Burnockhill

Ochiltree

Hunter Bowie

John McGinn

102
22
ditto

Common

ditto

Thomas Ritchie

 

 

 

 

 

T McCulloch

No,6&10 Pits John Dunlop

No.11 Pit Thos. Craig

No.12 Pit John Dunlop

No.16 Pit T McBlane

Nos. 114 & 15 Pits Jas. Lorrimer

559
105
ditto

Craig

Dreghorn

JT Howat

Duncan Ballantyne

174
26
ditto

Eglinton

Kilwinning

ditto

Thos. Allardice

157
17
ditto

Gilmilnscroft

Auchinleck

Thomas Ritchie

George Weir

185
35
ditto

Glengyron

Cumnock

Hunter Bowie

Thos. Lorimer

99
15
ditto

Grasshill

Muirkirk

Jno. McCulloch

Andw. Tait Nos. 1&2

919
31
ditto

Highhouse

Auchinleck

T McCulloch

Robt. Clark No.1 Pit

Jno. Morton No.2 Pit

381
65
ditto

Hindsward

Cumnock

Hunter Bowie

Wm. Thorburn

81
13
ditto

Kaimes

Muirkirk

Jno. McCulloch

Jas. Strickland No.1 Pit

Wm. Strickland No.2 Pit

262
47
ditto

Knockterra

Cunock

Hunter Bowie

Samuel Jackson

49
8
ditto

Ladyha'

Kilwinning

JT Howat

RW Howat

99
15
ditto

Lightshaw

Muirkirk

Jno. McCulloch

W Nisbet No.1 Pit

Wm. McIlwraith No.4 Pit

107
26
ditto

Loudoun

Galston

Jno. Rodger

Alexr. Banks No.1 Pit

Thos. Paton No.3 Pit

236
31
ditto

Maxwood

ditto

Jno.Rodger

Thos. Paton

46
12
ditto

Misk

Kilwinning

Pumping

-
-
ditto

Moncur

ditto

JT Howat

Wm. Blair

41
7
ditto

Portland Nos. 8&9

ditto Nos. 6&7

Hurlford

ditto

James Watson

David Baird

219
44
ditto

Redburn

Kilwinning

JT Howat

Wm. Admason

153
22
ditto

Whitehill

Cumnock

Hunter Bowie

Alex. Davidson

207
36

Bourtreehill Coal Co. Ltd, Dreghorn

Bourtreehill

Dreghorn

Robt. Bank

73
15
ditto

Warrix

Irvine

ditto

41
6

Cairntable Gas Coal Co Ltd., Glenbuck by Labark

Auldhouseburn

Muirkirk

John Shaw

124
29

Caprington & Aucholan Colleries, Kilmarnock

Caprington

Kilmarnock

Ge. L Dunn

Robt. Carmichael

169
20
ditto

Farlie

ditto

Jno. Watson

129
14
ditto

Windyedge & Ammandale

ditto

Geo. L Dunn

Thos. Samson

154
53

Carriden Coal Co. 21 Bothwell St., Glasgow

Garrallan

Cumnock

RG McCulloch

Geo. Robertson

2
2

Coylton Coal Co., Rankinston, by Ayr

Little Mill

Rankinston

DJM Downie

M McCormick

73
19

J&M Craig Ltd., Kilmarnock

Hillhead

Kilmarnock

Jno. Brown

Geo. Frisken

108
18

Cumnock Pottery Co. Cumnock

Coalburn

Cumnock

Robt. Nisbet

6
2

Dalmellington Iron Co. Ltd., Dunaskin

Benbain

Dalmellington

Jas. Hill

Thos. Davidson

22
9
ditto

Beoch

ditto

ditto

John Kirkwood

13
4
ditto

Bowhill

Patna

Jno. Pollock

Wm. Davidson

192
23
ditto

Corby Craigs

Dalmellington

ditto

20
12
ditto

Clawfin

ditto

James Hill

Thos. Davidson

17
4
ditto

Dunaskin (fireclay)

ditto

William Smith

-
-
ditto

Houldsworth

Patna

Thos. Hill

336
44
ditto

Pennyvenie

Dalmellington

Jas. Hill

Wm. Kirkwood No.1 Pit

David crombie No.2 Pit

W, Galt No.3 Pit

318
83
ditto

Sundrum No.3

Coylton

Robt. Gillespie

Wm. Pollock

119
24

Doura Coal & Fireclay Co. Ltd., Doura, Irvine

Doura

Irvine

Wm. Armour

24
4

A Finnie & Son, Kilmarnock

Cauldhame

Kilmarnock

Jno. Rorrison

85
7
ditto

Fergushill

Kilwinnning

Matthew Rorrison

Jno. Richmond

James Wyllie

Robt. Donaldson

Thomas Perrie

325

35
ditto

Springhill

Kilmarnock

Jno. Rorrison

Geo. Paisley

217
43

Gauchalland Coal Co. Galston

Gauchalland

Galston

John Kyle

Andrew Howie

Jno. Paton

341
62
ditto

Goatfoot

ditto

ditto

Robt. Philip

141
20
ditto

Holme

ditto

ditto

ditto

102
22

Gilmour, Morton & Co., Kilmarnock

Bonnyton

Kilmarnock

David McKenna

24
3

Glengarnock Iron & Steel Co. Ltd., 127 St Vincent St., Glasgow

Ardeer

Stevenston

John Muir

Alex. McCall

34
13
ditto

Auchenharvie

ditto

ditto

576
68
ditto

Birsieknowe (ironstone)

Barkip

Jas. Paul Not worked

-
-
ditto

Dockra

Barrmill

ditto

Jas. Nelson

93
18
ditto

Glengarnock

Kilbirnie

ditto

ditto

20
12
ditto

Rankinston

Patna

David Jackson

Alex. McCloy

99
28

J&R Howie Ltd., Hurlford Fireclay Works, Kilmarnock

Altonhill

Kilmarnock

David Baille

Jas. Smith

101
9
ditto

Busbiehead

Crosshouse

ditto

42
7
ditto

Hurlford

Hurlford

ditto

Danl. Collins

54
7

John Irvine & Co Kilamaurs

Kilamurs (sinking)

Kilamurs

3
2

A Kenneth & Sons, Dreghorn

Montomeriefield

Dreghorn

WH Roger

212
50
ditto

Springside

ditto

ditto

149
22

Killochan Coal Co Ltd., 75 Bothwell St. Glasgow

Killochan

Daillly

M Howieson

215
38

Kittyshaw Coal Co, Dalry

Kittyshaw

Dalry

Old pit reopening

3
2

Lanemark Coal Co. Ltd., New Cumnock

Lanemark

New Cumnock

Geo. S Christie

Jno. Stracham Afton Pit

Hugh Sloan Rigfoot Pit

Thos. Bourgoyne Lanemark No.2

471
125

John Littlejohn, Galston

Galston

Galston

John Cowie

109
16

Lylestone Quarry Co. Ltd., Kilwinning

Lylestone

Kilwinning

12
1

Alex Moore & Co 142 St Vincent St., Glasgow

Shieldmains

Coylton

Peter Paterson

139
37

New Bank Coal Co, New Cumnock

Bank

New Cumnock

Archd. Smellie

Wm. Campbell

Andw. L Begg

250
73

James Oliphant, Dalry

Kersland

Dalry

5
3

Polquhairn Coal Co. Ltd., Ochiltree

Polquhairn

Coylton

James Allan

Wm. Drain

86
24

Polquhairn Coal Co. Ltd., 52 Newmarket St, Ayr

Mansfield

New Cumnock

Wm. Higgins

Richd. Hall

60
15
ditto

Mansfield Colliery Mine

ditto

ditto

17
2

Portland Colliery Co. Ltd., Kilmarnock

Portland

Hurlford

Thos. Gallacher

Robt. Lindsay

211
32

Jas. L Shankland, Little Garelaugh, New Cumnock

Grievehill

New Cumnock

2
2

Southbrook Fireclay Co Ltd., Crosshouse, Kilmarnock

Bonnyton

Kilmarnock

Not worked after July

-
-
ditto

Southbrook

Crosshouse

Jas. A Gilmour

60
5

George Taylor & Co, Annbank, Ayr

Ayr

Ayr

Wm. Drysdale

Andrew McMillan No.1 Drumley

Allan Martin No.3 Sundrum

758
146

United Collieries Ltd., 109 Hope St., Glasgow

Trabboch (Abandoned in May)

Coylton

John Ross

61
18

 

 

Dumbarton

List of Mines 1908

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Manager
Under-manager
Below

Above

Wm. Baird & Co. Ltd., 169 West george St., Glasgow

Garthshore

Kilsyth

Nos.123&4 Pits Thos. L Horne

Nos.9&11 Pits Wm. McAlpine

Nos.123&4 Pits Peter Halket

No.2 Pit Wm. Halket

No.9 Pit Robt. Halket

No.11 Pit Alexr. Laird

397
72
ditto

St Flannans

Kirkintilloch

Thos L Horne

Alexr Miller

154
29
ditto

Twechar

Kilsyth

Neil Munro

Robt. Smioth

300
108

Carron Co. Carron, Stirlingshire

Nethercoy

ditto

Robt Brown

Jno. McIntosh

135
82

Castlecary Fireclay Co., Castlecary, Station

Castlecary (fireclay & limestone)

Cumbernald

A Weir

John Roy

23
8

Glenboig Union Fireclay Ci. Ltd., Cumbernauld

Cumbernauld (fireclay)

ditto

Wm. McIntyre

Wm Smith

14
2

J&A Wallace Kirkintilloch

Wester Gartshore

Kirkintiloch

David Wilson

Robt Campbell

162
38

Woodilee Coal & Coke Co. Ltd., Lenzie

Woodilee

Lenzie

David Walker

Wm. Parker

99
24
ditto (changed ownership 12/11/1908)

Meiklehill

Kirkintilloch

ditto

ditto

216
76

James Young & Sons, Bearsden

Baljafray

Bearden

Wm. Lickie

24
10

 

 

Dumfries

List of Mines 1908

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Manager
Under-manager
Below

Above

Duke of Buccleuch, Canobie

Cabnobie

Canbobie

Wm. Hogg

James Matthews

85
31

Sanquhar & Kirkconnel Collieries Ltd., Sanquhar

Fauldhead

Kirkconnel

Archd. Wilson

253
62
ditto

Gateside

Sanquhar

Jas. C Bauld

Archd. Wilson

211
38