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LIST OF MINES in Great Britain and the Isle of Man, 1938

 
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List of Mines 1938

WALES

Brecon (west), Carmarthen

 

Brecon (west)

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Manager
Under-manager
Below

Above

Amalgamated Anthracite Collieries Ltd., 11 Old Jewry, London

Diamond (Slant)

Gurnos (Slant)

Ystradglynlais

ditto

DR William

Pumping only

3
2

ditto

Yniscedwyn (Slant)

ditto

GER Roblings

JH Griffiths

525
117

ditto

Ystradgynlais (Pit)

ditto

DR Williams

Abandoned

330
78

Brynhellis Anthracite Colliery Ltd., Atlantic Buildings, Gloucester Place, Swansea

Brynhellis (Slant)

Upper Cwmtwrch

D Bassett

J Williams

161
46

ditto

Waunlwydd (Slant)

ditto

ditto

EL Williams

64
3

Welsh Anthracite Collieries Ltd., receiver Sir WH Peat, 11 Ironmonger Lane London

Abercrave (Slant)

Abercrave

JP Davies

J Jones

262
90

ditto

International (Slant)

ditto

ditto

W Lewis

251
84

Yniscu Anthracite Colliery Co. Ltd., Yniscu House, Ystalyfera, Swansea

New Yniscu (Level)

Ystalyfera

J Williams

16
7

ditto

ditto No.2 (Level)

ditto

ditto

Idle since 1934

-
-

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Carmarthen

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Manager
Under-manager
Below

Above

Amalgamated Anthracite Collieries Ltd., 11 Old Jewry, London

Ammanford No.2 (Slant)

Ammanford

J Powell

DJ Davies

427
111

ditto

Brynlloi (Pumping Pit)

Glanamman

EJ Thomas

E Thonas

-
-

ditto

Carway (Slant)

nr. Kidwelly

TE Watkins

Rees Thomas

182
59

ditto

Cawdor (Slant)

Garnant

Wm. Samuel

Idle since 1935

4
1

ditto

Gellyceidrim No.1 (Slant)

ditto No.2 (Slant)

Glanamman

EJ Thomas

E Thomas

3
-

ditto

Great Mountain No.1 (Slant)

ditto No.2

Tumble

ditto

DR Morgan

DJ Evans

E Enoch

D Thomas

459

326

170

ditto

ditto No.3 (sinking)

ditto

-
1

ditto

Jubilee (Slant)

Pantyffynnon

WJ Jones

R Jeffreys

56
11

ditto

Llandebie (Slant)

Llandebie

Idris Jones

IJ Jones

429
97

ditto

New Cross Hands (Pit)

ditto (Slant)

Cross Hands

ditto

R Davies

ditto

H Stephens

DI Jenkins

739
151

ditto

New Dynant (Slant)

Tumble

RB Davies

DL Davies

234
63

ditto

Pentremawr (Slants)

Pontyberem

W Price

JH Morgan

434
112

ditto

ditto No.4 (Slant)

ditto

ditto

JT Meredith

277
54

ditto

Pontyberem Glynhebog (Slant)

ditto

JD Morton

R Freeman

351
92

ditto

Rhos (Pit)

Pantyffynon

E Morgan

235
65

ditto

Wernos (Sant)

ditto

DJ Daniel

RJ Thomas

376
116

Blaenlash Anthracite Colliery Co. Ltd., 1, Bank Buildings, Castle Sq., Swansea

Blaenlash (Drift)

Penygroes

T Jenkins

Abandoned

-
-

Brunant Anthracite Colliery Co Ltd., The Foundry, Pontardawe, Swansea

Brunant (Slant)

Glanamman

9
8

Castle Colliery Co. Furnace, Llanelly

Castle (Level)

Llanelly

13
7

GV Davies Parcwern, Ammanford

Llwyn-yr-haf

Llandebie

3
-

Emlyn Anthracite Colliery Ltd., Letricheux Buildings, 10 Adelaide St., Seansea

Emlyn No.1 (Slant)

ditto

ditto

J Morgan

193
44

Thomas Evans & Co. Gwsgwm Colliery, Pembrey

Gwsgwm (Slant)

Burry Port

4
4

ditto

Rhengog Fawr (Slant)

ditto

3
-

Glanamman Anthracite Colieries Ltd., 5 Gloucester Place, Swansea

Glanamman (Slant)

Glanamman

J Nicholas

151
69

ditto

ditto no.2 (Slant)

ditto

ditto

Devloping

3
1

Henderson Welsh Anthracite Collieries Ltd., 11 Old Jewry, London

Pantyffynnon (Slant)

Pantyffynnon

WJ Jones

DM Evans

447
128

ditto

Saron (Slant)

Ammanford

JW Davis

JW Anthony

277
70

Job Hopkin, Globe Buildings, Clydach, Swansea

Mount (Slant)

ditto

DP George

Abandoned

21
9

W&H Hughes 12 Alexandra Rd., Hornsey, London

Bron Aran 9Slant)

Llandebie

T Jenkins

Prospecting

5
6

David Jones & Son, 6 Upper Church St., Llanelly

Stradey (Level)

Pwll, Llanelly

3
1

Llwynadda Colliery Co., Disgwylfa, Duffryn Rd., Ammanford

Llwynadda (Slant)

Saron

5
1

DG Morgan Amman Hiuse, Cwmgarw Rd., Brynamman

Ynis (Slant)

Brynamman

12
1

Nantgrenig Colliery Co. Ltd., Post Office Chambers, Glanamman

Nantgrenig (Slant)

Glanamman

7
3

New Blaenhirwaun Anthracite Collieries Ltd., 11 Old Jewry, London

Cross hands

WB Watkins

G Scourfield

457
108

Pwll Coal and Brick Co. Ltd., Trefig Tyrfran Ave., Llanelly

Pwll No.1 (Level) (fireclay)

Pwll, Llanelly

2
-

ditto

ditto No.2 (Level) (fireclay)

ditto

8
1

Thomas Bros., Ysguborfawr, Llandebrie

Ysguborfawr No.2

Saron

10
3

Welsh Anthracite Collieries Ltd., receiver Sir WH Peat, 11 Ironmonger Lane London

Top (Slant)

Trimsaran

Evan Davies

WJ Edwards

247
62

Thos. Williams & Sons (Llangennach) Ltd., Llangennech

Morlais (Pit)

Talyclyn (Slant)

Llangennech

Pontardulais

D Mainwaring

RT Davies

W Mainwaring

287

133

207