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LIST OF MINES in Great Britain and the Isle of Man, 1918

 
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List of Mines 1918

 

SCOTLAND

ARGYLL, AYR

 

 

 

 

 

 

ARGYLL

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Manager
Under-manager
Below

Above

Campbeltown Coal Co. Ltd., Argyll Colliery, Campbeltown

Argyll

Campbeltown

Wm. Watson

Thos. Craig

83
46

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

AYR

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Manager
Under-manager
Below

Above

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

Auchincruvie Nos.12&3

Ayr

Robert Spalding

592
136

ditto

ditto Nos.4&5

Prestwick

John White

250
57

ditto

Ayr No.1

Drumley

Jas. Allan

Allan Martin

242
59

ditto

ditto No.9

Drumley

ditto

Hugh Clifford

242
59

ditto

Barglachan No.2

Auchinleck

Robert Bowie

Thomas Lorimer

89
18

ditto

Barony Nos.1&2

ditto

Jas. Miller

Wm. Wightman

334
107

ditto

Bartonholm and Bogside

Kilwinning

James Frame

No.1 Bartholme Wm. McPhail

107
17

ditto

Berryhill No.2

Auchinleck

Robert Bowie

Hugh Biggans

74
11

ditto

ditto No.3

ditto

George McMurdoe

Wm. McIlwraith

114
42

ditto

Blair No.7

Dalry

Joseph Howat

Jas. McCallum

53
19

ditto

ditto No.9

ditto

ditto

Alexander Batchelor

57
26

ditto

Burnockhill

Ochiltree

George Bryson

Andrew Brown

95
22

ditto

Common No.15

ditto Nos.16 and 16.5

Auchinleck

 

ditto

George McMurdoe

ditto

Jas Lorimer

ditto
177
57

ditto

Craig Nos.1&2

Dreghorn

Thos. Allardyce

Alexander Banks

124
63

ditto

ditto Nos.3&4

ditto

John Baird

112
16

ditto

Eglngton No.1 and Redburn No.2

Kilwinning

Jas. Frame

Wm. Blair

120
39

ditto

Gilmilnscroft Nos.1&4

Auchinleck

Robt. Bowie

George Weir

35
11

ditto

ditto No.6

ditto

ditto

ditto

161
24

ditto

Grasshill Nos.1&2

Muirkirk

James Strickland

Daniel Cook

170
32

ditto

Highhouse Nos.1&2

Auchinleck

Jas. Miller

Robert Gray

287
67

ditto

Hindsward

Cumnock

George Bryson

Wm. Thorburn

42
37

ditto

Kames Nos.1&2

Muirkirk

Jno. McCulloch

Wm. Nisbet

343
74

ditto

Ladyha'

Kilwinning

Jas. Frame

James Milgrew

114
29

ditto

Lightshaw

Muirkirk

Jno. McCulloch

John Wilson

39
16

ditto

Loudoun No.3

Galston

Wm. Morgan

Joseph Richmond

124
38

ditto

Misk No.1 (pumping)

Kilwinning

James Frame

-
5

ditto

Moncur No.4

ditto

Wm. Ferguson

64
16

ditto

Portland Nos.6&7

Hurlford

Wm. Morgan

Thomas Paton

36
19

ditto

Tofts Nos.1&2

Prestwick

Alexr. Strachan

134
65

ditto

Wellwood

Muirkirk

Jno. McCulloch

Wm. Nisbet

-
2

ditto

Whitehill Nos.1&2

Cumnock

George Bryson

Hugh Murray

285
61

Bourtreehill Coal Co Ltd., Dreghorn

Bourtree-Broomland No.8

Dreghorn

Robt. Banks

27
4

ditto

ditto Capringstone No.6

ditto

ditto

20
3

ditto

ditto ditto No.7

ditto

ditto

56
5

ditto

Warrix No.2

Irvine

Daniel Sinclair

76
15

Burnbank and Grougar Coal Co Ltd., Airyknowle, Galston

Burnbank

Galston

John Kyle

Charles Wyper

110
24

ditto

Waterside

ditto

ditto

Thos. Paton jnr.

135
27

Caprington and Auchlochan Collieries Ltd., Kilmarnock

Annanndale Nos.1,4,9,&11 Pits

Kilmarnock

John Gibson

James Black

No.9 Thomas Samson

350
121

ditto

Windyedge

ditto

ditto

Robert Donaldson

85
13

A Kenneth and Sons Ltd

Montgomeryfield Nos.1&2

Dreghorn

WH Roger

Andrew Aitken

196
57

ditto

Shewalton Nos.1&2

ditto

ditto

Thos. Wallace

156
29

John Littlejohn and Son, Galston

Galston

Galston

John Cowie

John Chalmers

102
20

ditto

Maxwood

ditto

ditto

Thomas Hood

No.3 Maxwood John Chalmers

50
19

Merry and Cunninghame Ltd., Ardeer Iron Works, Stevenston

Ardeer (West)

Stevenston

Jas. F Dougray

175
40

ditto

ditto East

ditto

John R Prentice

114
22

ditto

Balgray (ironstone)

12
4

ditto

Birsieknowe

Barkip

Jas. Sharp

33
13

ditto

Dockra

Barrmill

29
13

Alex. George Moore and Co., St. Vincent St., Glasgow

Sheildmains No.7

Coylton

Peter Paterson

47
19

ditto

ditto Siding Mine

ditto

ditto

67
20

ditto

ditto No.2 Siding mine

ditto

ditto

8
2

New Cumnock Collieries Ltd., Bank, New Cumnock

Afton No.1

New Cumnock

Archd. Smellie

Jas. Lorimer

244
71

ditto

ditto No.2

ditto

ditto

2
12

ditto

Bank Nos.1&2

ditto

ditto

Andw. Begg

294
126

ditto

Knockshinnock

ditto

ditto

Thos. Burgoyne

124
69

North Ayshire Coal Oil and Brick Co. Ltd., 166 Buchanan St., Glasgow

Wardend

Kilmaurs

Wm. Bertram

64
23

North Boig Coal Co., c/o JM Cairncross, 18 Balmoral Terrace, Cambuslang

North Boig

New Cumnock

Thos. Hill

Abandoned

-
-

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

Polquhairn

Coylton

Andrew Managhan

Jas. Whyte

111
36

ditto

Mansfield

New Cumnock

John Shaw

Richard Hall

19
18

Portland Colliery Co. Ltd., Kilmarnock

Portland

Hurford

Thos. Gallacher

Wm. Sharp

310
98

R Semple 65 King St., Kilmarnock

Inchgottrick

Inchgottrick

- Kilpatrick

13
3

South Ayrshire Collieries Ltd., 19 Waterloo St., Glasgow

Killochan

Dailly

Samuel Scobie

John Littlejohn

224
70

ditto

Maxwell

ditto

ditto

John Dunlop

82
21

ditto

Muirkirk

Glenbuck

John McWhinnie

48
24

Southhook and Shawrigg Fireclay Co. Ltd., Bonnyton Works, Kilmarnock

Southhook

Crosshouse

Geprge Paisley

66
11