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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

Metalliferous Mines

Cheshire, Lancashire, Stafford (north)

 

 

 

Cheshire

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Agent
Minerals worked
Below

Above

Astbury Silica Co. per D Boulton The Brooms, Park Lane, Congleton

Astbury

Newbold

D Boulton

Ganister

2
4

Nathaniel Bowker, The Bank, Scholar Green, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffs.

Drummberhead

Mow Cop

Closed

Red Marl

-
-

ditto

Linley

Linley, nr. Alsager

ditto

2
1

Salt Union Ltd., Colonial House, Water St., Liverpool

Meadow Bank

Winsford

Rock Salt

44
10

JE Triner, Congleton Rd., Mow Cop, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffs.

Marl Footrail

Moreton

Abandoned

Marl

1
-

JT Williams 10 Mow Hollow, Mow Cop, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffs.

Bank Marl Shaft

Scholar Green

ditto

-
-

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lancashire

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Agent
Minerals worked
Below

Above

Bower & Son, Landgate Quarries, Shawforth, Rochdale

Landgate

Shawforth

G Bower

Sandstone

2
3

Butterworth Bros. & Taylor 5 Princess St., Whitworth, Richdale

Ragley

Whitworth

ditto

3
5

Henry Heyes & Co Ltd., Britannia, Bacup

Kingswell

Britannia

Not worked

ditto

-
-

Horncliffe Quarry Co. Horncliffe, Rawstenstall, Rossendale

Sheffield Gate No.1 (closed)

Hornclffe, Rawtenstall

JT Tyack

ditto

1
2

AE Hutchinson & Sons, Rake Head Quarries, Rochdale

Rake Head No.2

Stacksteads

G Hutchinson

ditto

8
18

I Law, Shawforth Quarries, Rochdale

Heigh End

Britannia

ditto

2
1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Stafford (north)

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Agent
Minerals worked
Below

Above

JW Casstles, Gillow Fold, Biddulph, Stoke-on-Trent

Oxhay

Biddulph

Sandstone (whetstone)

2
4

H Ellerton, 118 Scot Hay,Silverdale, Stoke-on-Trent,

Park Lane

Audley

Gravel and Sand

16
7

Waller Bros, Gollow Heath, Biddulph, Stopke-on-Trent

Hill Lane

Gillow Heath, Biddulph

Sandstone (whetstone)

2
1