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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

Derby, Northampton, Nottingham

 

 

 

 

 

 

Derby

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Agent
Minerals worked
Below

Above

Bakewell Chert Ltd., Pretoria & Greefield Mines, Bakewell, Derbyshire

Pretoria

Bakewell

Chert

8
6

A Beck, Edge Rd., Matlock

King

Matlock

Flourspar

5
5

GA Beresford, Ridgeway, Ambergate, Derby

Ridge Rough

Ridgeway, Ambergate

Closed

Ganister

-
-

British Flourides Ltd., Calver, Sheffield

ditto

Back Dale

Red Rake & Northcliffe Drift

Hassop

Northcliffe

Flourspar

-
32

Clay Cross Co. Ltd., Clay Cross, Chesterfield

Crich Cliffe (not worked in 1938)

Crich

JE Barker

ditto

-
-

ditto

Stars Wood

Ashover

ditto

Flouspar & calspar

7
8

Cupola Mining & Milling Co. Ltd., Eyam, Sheffield

Cupola

Moistyn

Middleton Dale

ditto

Wm. Robinson

ditto

Barytes and flourspar

-
11

Derbyshire Lead Mines Ltd., 12 St. James St. Sheffield

Mawstone (Shining Gutter)

Youlgrave

Operations suspended

Lead ore & limestone

-
2

Derbyshire Mineral Mines Ltd., Harrington St., Derby

Slitherstone

Peak Forest

Barites & calcspar

8
10

E Glossop, Ridgeway, Ambergate, Derby

Ambergate Ganister No.1

Ambergate

Gamister

2
1

Gotham Co. Ltd., Bentink Buildings, Wheeler Gate, Nottingham

Aston No.1 (closed)

Chellaston

FW Anthony

Gypsum

-
-

H&C Hartshorne, Furness Hill Colliery, Crich, Matlock

Church Rake (Old End)

Crich

Flourspar

3
1

Hodkin & Jones Ltd., 515 Queens Rd., Sheffield

Outland Head

White Spar

Bradwell

ditto

Calcspar

ditto

1
2

Hopton Mininmg Co. Ltd., Brassington

Bonsall Moor

Bonsall Moor

Closed

Flourspar

2
-

ditto

Glonconda

Hopton Top, Wirksworth

E Weightman

Barytes & lead ore

14
38

ditto

Hopping Pipe & Speedwell

matlock Bath

Flourspar and barytes

3
-

ditto

Wapping

ditto

Flourspar

6
1

Long Rake Spar Co Ltd., Youlgrave, Bakewell

Long Rake

Youlgrave

Calcspar & lead ore

18
23

Middleton Mining Co. Ltd., Middleton Estate Office, Bakewell

Arbor Low

Parsley Hey

DL Foxon

ditto

10
9

Mill Close Lead Mines Ltd., Mill Close Mine, Darley Dale, Matlock

Mill Close

South Darley, nr. Matlock

Lead & zinc ores, gravel and limestone

416
251

Old Gell Spar Mines Ltd., Ambergate

Old Gell

Godfrey Hole

Abandoned

Calcspar

1
1

Smiths Runners Ltd. Holme Bank Chert Mine, Bakewell

Holme Bank

Bakewell

RS Salt

Chert

20
9

WJ Smith 2 Huntsbridge, Matlock Green, Matlock

Bonsall Lees

Bonsall Moor

Flourspar

-
3

ditto

Ogsland

Milltown

ditto

-
1

H Taylor Ludway Bank, Whatstandwell, Matlock

Seven Rakes

Starkholmes

ditto

7
7

Jas Wilkinson & Son Ltd., Glebe Lead Mine, Eyam, Sheffield

Glebe

Eyam

Lead and flourspar

2
2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Northampton

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Agent
Minerals worked
Below

Above

W Close & Son, Stamford Rd., Collyweston, Stamford, Lincs.

Gadsbys Field

Collyweston

RH Close

Limestone

2
2

JJ Harrod The Drift, Collyweston, Stamford, Lincs.

Milestone

ditto

Not worked since 1938

ditto

-
-

JW Stapleton, Springfield, South Luffenham, Stamford, Lincs

Stapletons

ditto

ditto

-
2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nottingham

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Agent
Minerals worked
Below

Above

Anderson Gypsum Products Ltd., Park Road Works, Stretford, Manchester

Silver Seal (developing)

Bunny, Notts.

Gypsum

11
27

HJ Baldwin & Co. Ltd., Baldwin House, Nottingham

Baldwins Bunny Mine

ditto

Gypsum & marl

15
8

Cafferata & Co. Ltd., Newark, Notts

Barton

Clifton

Barton

ditto

ditto

ditto

14
19

ditto

Hawton

Hawton

Not worked since 1936

Gypsum

-
-

Gotham Co. Ltd., Bentink Buildings, Wheelre Gate, Norttinghan

Cropwell Bishop

Cropwell Bishop

FW Anthony

Gypsum and Marl

30
30

ditto

Gotham (formerley Glebe)

Gotham

ditto

Gypsum

70
24

ditto

Thrumpton

Thrumpton

ditto

ditto

15
2

Gypsum Mines Ltd, Kinston-on-Soar

Kingston

Kinston-on-Soar

H Woodfield

Gypsum

60
18

S Heaseldon & Son, Ltd., Cropwell Bishop

Cropwell Bishop

Cropwell Bishop

H Heaselden

ditto

13
2

Mardlegais Ltd., East Leake, Loughborough

Hotchley Mills

East Lake

W Scott

ditto

33
3

JW Sheppard, Gotham, Derby

Cuckoo Bush

Gotham

ditto

31
12

ditto

Weldon

ditto

ditto

18
9