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

 
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List of Mines 1938

ENGLAND

Cheshire, Lancashire (A-L)

 

 

 

 

Cheshire

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Manager
Under-manager
Below

Above

Bredbury Colliery Co. Ltd., Woodley, Stockport

Lingard Lane

Stockport

Wm. Graham

2
9

John Hall & Son (Dukenfield) Ltd., Dukinfield

Clarence Fireclay

Adlington

Abandoned

3
1

Wm. Hammond Ltd., Pott Shrigley, Macclesfield

Bakestonedale 'Bottom'

Pott Shrigle

Ted Robinson

26
3

Harecastle Collieries Ltd., Kidsgrove, Stoke-on-Trent

Lawton

Church Lawton

JB Weir

68
30

Ludwork Moor Fireclay & Coal Co., Clough End Marple

Ludworth Moor

Marple Bridge

2
1

FW Massey Mount View, Chisworth, Broadbottom, Manchester

Mount View

Chisworth

5
2

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lancashire (A-L)

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Manager
Under-manager
Below

Above

John Ashcroft & Edward Baxter, Lafford Lane Colliery, Lafford Lane, Upholland, Wigan

Lafford Lane

Upholland

8
9

TE Ashcroft, King Edwrad Colliery, OPrmskirk Rd., Upholland, Wigan

King Edward

ditto

7
1

R Ashworth & Co. Starring, Littleborough, Manchester

Starring (clay)

Littleborough

2
2

Avenue Colliery Co. Ltd., Rainford, St Helens

Avenue

Rainford

James Edwards

29
9

Bacup Brick & Tile Co. Ltd., Flowers Mill, Bacup

Brookside

Bacup

A Whitworth

9
1

Baxter Pit Ltd., Winstanley, Wigan

Baxter

Winstanley

25
13

Bacy & Whalley Ltd., Tong Mill, Bacup

Oakenclough

Bacup

2
1

Bickershaw Collieries Ltd. Bickershaw Collieries, Leigh

Bickershaw No.1

ditto No.2

ditto No.3

ditto No.3

ditto No.4

ditto No.5

Leigh

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

diito

James Henry Unsworth

Harry J Perrins

James Henry Unspwrth

Harry J Perrins

ditto

James Marsh

Peter Pimblett

J H Hindley

Frank E Smith

Wallace Jacques

1654
578

Billinge & Winstanley Colliery Co. Ltd. Billinge Lane Colliery, Billinge, Wigan

Billinge Lane

Billinge

J Wainwright

37
14

Bispham Hall Brick & Terra Cotta Co. Ltd., Orrell, Wigan

Gauntley No.1

ditto

30
5

Blackley Hurst Colliery Co ltd., Garswood Rd, Billinge, Wigan

Tarbuck Farm

ditto

John Young

41
15

ditto

Wain

ditto

ditto

3
3

Blackrod Colliery Co. Ltd., Ellerbeck Collieries Coppull, Chorley

Ellerbeck Nos.1&2

Coppull

A Gunson

52
26

Blainscough Colliery Co. Ltd., Springfield Office, Coppull, Chorley

Welch Whittlle

Welch Whittle

LM Dean

A Croasdale

H Browitt

224
114

ditto

ditto Day Eye

ditto

ditto

W Stringfellow

54
1

JH Brierley, exors of School Lane Colliery, Skelmersdale, Ormskirk

School Lane

Skelmersdale

Edmund Brierley

7
5

T Brocklehurst Ltd., Victoria Colliery, Deane, Bolton

Victoria

Rumworth

E Bullough

Thos. Rosbottom

89
11

Brynn Hall Co Ltd., Brynn Hall Collieries, Bamfurlong, Wigan

Brynn Hall No.2

ditto No.3

Ashton-in-Makerfield

ditto

R Daniels

ditto

Peter Daniels

Ed. Corless

213

185

83

92

Euckley Bros. Roundthorne Collieries, Lowside, Glodwick, Oldham

Crow Knowl

Crompton

8
1

ditto

Roundthorne & Lowside

Oldham

10
1

Bury Road Colliery Co. Ltd., Bury Rd., Radcliffe, Manchester

Bury Road

Radcliffe

WC Lowe

45
21

Chamber Colliery Co. Ltd., Albert St., Hollinwood, Oldham

Ashton Moss Nos.1&2

Woodpark

Audenshaw

Bardesley

JT Hughes

ditto

R Crompton

John Dobson

350

309

110

80

ditto

Oak, Victoria

Oldham

I Jackson

JT Annsell

366
107

JH&LT Clegg, 37 Old Lane, Shawforth, Rochdale

Jubilee Clay (fireclay)

Shawforth

-
-

Cliviger Coal & Coke Co Ltd., Cliviger Collieries, Burnley

Carr & Craggs

Portsmouth

S Jobling

No coal raised in 1938

1
-

ditto

Copy

Cliviger

ditto

34
7

ditto

Railway

ditto

ditto

W Collinge

30
23

ditto

Union & Hole House

ditto

ditto

ditto

7
13

Collins Green Colliery Co. Ltd., Collins Green, Warrington

Bold No.1 (abondoned)

ditto No.2

ditto No.3

Earlestown

ditto

ditto

JE Richardson

ditto

ditto

-

F Bolton

CW Schofield

CM Schofield

10

102

661

7

166

170

Coppull Coal Co. Ltd., Birkacre Colliery, Coppull, Chorley

Birkacre No.1

ditto No.2

Coppull

ditto

W Dixon

ditto

FB Howlett

C Cunliffe

103
36

ditto

Wood Pits Nos.1&2

ditto

T Derbyshire

W Cuerden

141
26

Deerplay Colliery Co. Ltd., Cloughfold, Manchester

Blackclough, Arley

Deeplay, Bacup

C Hugill

3
1

ditto

Lower Mountain

ditto

ditto

23
1

ditto

Deerplay

ditto

ditto

9
7

ditto

Dinely

ditto

ditto

JA Maden

45
9

Duxbury Colliery Co. Ltd., Duxbury, Chorley

Duxbury

Chorley

21
8

Rd Evans and Co Ltd., Haydock Offices, St. Helens,

Golborne Nos.1,2&3

Golborne

Jospeh Foster

HD Cameron

John Young

497
103

ditto

Lyme No.1 (and railway workings)

Lyme No.2

Haydock

ditto

WL Thompson

ditto

B Melling

JH Blinston

1121
835

ditto

Newton

ditto

R Faulkner

TH Emmerson

611
110

ditto

Old Boston No.1

ditto

J Turtington

F Elce

848
130

Garswood Hall Collieries Co Ltd., Bryn, Wigan

Garswood Hall Nos.2&3

ditto No.9 ((abandoned)

Ashton-in-Makerfield

ditto

Jack Latham

ditto

A Clough

ditto

150

250

25

48

ditto

Garswood Hall No.5

ditto No.6

ditto No.7

ditto

ditto

ditto

HO Ince

ditto

ditto

Joseph Brogan

J Corbett

JW Brough

863
390

John Gorner 35 Victoria Rd, Garswood, Wigan

Coronation

Rainford

Abandoned

-
-

Gorsey Bank Coal Co. Ltd., Gorsey Bank Colliery, Bickerstaffe, Ormskirk

Gorsey Bank

Bickerstaffe

H Roberts

27
12

PW Greenhalgh & Co. Ltd., New Hey Bleach Works, New Hey, Rochdale

Rough Bank

New Hey

8
1

John Halll & Son (Dukinfield) Ltd., Dukinfield, Cheshire

Hartshead

Ashton-under-Lyme

8
1

Hargreaves Collieries Ltd., 72, Bank Parade, Burnley

Altham, Moorfields & Whinney Hill

Altham

W Chapman

R Aldred

488
147

ditto

Martholme

Great Harwood

ditto

2
3

ditto

Calder

Huncoat

Scaitcliffe

Altham

Huncoat

Accrington

ditto

ditto

ditto

AT Walton

ditto

Harold Warne

318

-

211

31

199

26

ditto

Grime Bridge

Newchurch

Thos. Ashworth

JH Whipp

58
22

ditto

Nabb

Dean, Newchurch

ditto

William Ewart

68
11

ditto

Old Meadows

Bacup

ditto

Jospeh Hunter

31
8

ditto

Stacksteads

Stacksteads

ditto

12
5

ditto

ditto, Top Pit

ditto

ditto

10
-

John Hargreaves Ltd., exors of 72, Bank Parade, Burnley

Bank Hall Nos.1,2&3

Burnley

Harold E Clegg

WE Rawston

432
305

ditto

Clifton

ditto

A Dickinson

Stanley Landless

264
77

ditto

Habergam & Gannow

ditto

ditto

Henry Butterworth

247
165

ditto

Hapton Valley

ditto

Wm. Dewhurst

A France

449
61

ditto

Reedley

ditto

Thos. Whalley

317
28

Harts Lane Colliery Co. Harts Lane Colliery, Upholland, Wigan

Harts Lane (fireclay)

Upholland

Abandoned

-
-

Heaton Brick & Fireclay Co., Montserrat, Bolton

Doffcocker (fireclay)

Montserrat

-
-

H Heys & Co. Ltd., Britannia, Bacup

Hall Cowm No.1

Bacup

3
1

Holland Moor Colliery Co., Holland Moor Colliery, Upholland, Wigan

Holland Moor

Upholland

13
6

Exors of J Howard, Lightowlers, Littleborough, Manchester

Todmorden Moor

Cloughfoot

7
3

Hulton Colliery Co. Ltd., G20 Exchange Buildings, Liverpool

Cronton Nos.1&2

Whiston

W Cartwright

No.1Pit GP Smith

No.2 Pit H Ward

1120
316

T Knowles Ltd., Spring Vale Fireclay Works, Darwen

Taylors Green

Darwen

Richard Walsh

50
8

Ladyshore Coal Co. (1930) Ltd., Ladyshore Colliery, Little Lever, Bolton

Farnworth Bridge

Ladyshore 'Owl Hole'

ditto 'Victoria'

Little Lever

ditto

ditto

WT Hayward

ditto

ditto

 

Wm. George

George Bennett

208
114

Langate Colliery Ltd., Park Lane, Bryn, Wigan

Higher Brooks, Middle Place Drift

Ashton-in-Makerfield

JT Daniels

J Johnson

31
7

ditto

Landgate

ditto

ditto

R Leyland

153
48

Lathom Colliery Co. 'Avondale' Dicketts Lane, Lathom, Ormskirk

Lathom

ditto

ditto

R lLyland

3
2

Lavin Bros. Ltd., 'Sunnymede' Garswood Rd., Garswood, Wigan

Arch Lane

Ashton-in-Makerfield

T Webster

25
16

Littler Bros., Heaton House Farm, Crank, St. Helens

Mountains

Billinge

1
1

J Lomax & Co Ltd., 615 Edenfield Rd., Norden, Rochdale

Lower East Knowle

Breenbooth

Abandoned

16
4

Albert Longworth Ltd., Pennington House, Ince, Wigan

Industrious Bee

Wigan

H Marsden

57
30

Lancashire (M-W)