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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

Durham (A-D)

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Manager
Under-manager
Below

Above

Barcus Close Coal Co. Ltd. Buropfield

Barcus Close

Tanfield

AS Swallow

17
3

ditto

Bryans Leap

Burnopfield

ditto

49
11

Bearpary Coal & Coke Co. Ltd., 20/22 Royal Exchange, Middlesborough, Yorks

Allotment Drift (devloping discontinued)

Durham

WH Priest

J Stoker

2
1

ditto

Bearpark, Brancepeth

ditto

ditto

ditto

757
168

ditto

East Hedley Hope

Tow Law

J White

GW Langley

185
38

ditto

Fir Tree

Harperley

22
3

ditto

Hedley Hope

Tow Law

J White

GW Langley

30
6

Bells House Coal Co. per. JJ Bevil 12 High St., Tow Law, Bishop Aukland

Hedley Hill

Cornsay

JJ Bevil

20
3

Bildershaw Coal Co. Ltd., Randolph Colliery Offices, Evenwood, Bishop Auckland

Bildershaw

West Auckland

16
5

John Bowes and Partners Ltd., Milburn House, Newcastle-on-Tyne

Blackburn Fell Drift

Lamesley

A Heatherington

WS Armstrong

121
11

ditto

Burnopfield

Burnopfield

W Davis

J Heel

515
132

ditto

ditto

Five Quarter Drift

ditto

J Trewick

35
7

ditto

Byer Moor

ditto

A Heatherington

GT Smith

325
65

ditto

Dipton

Dipton

T Finnie

H Burn

709
133

ditto

Follonsby

Pelaw

J Elliott

BR Anderson

917
427

ditto

Kibblesworth, Glamis (formerly) Grange Drift)

ditto, Robert

Lamesley

ditto

H Brandon

Ditto

A Bartle

ditto NE Wesh

561
167

ditto

ditto Shield Row (abandoned)

ditto

ditto

A Bartle

-
-

ditto

Marley Hill

Wickham

A Heatherington

H Hodgson

638
188

Brancepeth Coal Co. Ltd., Randolph Colliery Offices, Evenwood, Bishop Auckland

Littleburn

Durham

CFA Pattison

47
10

Herbert Brown & Exors. of JW Brown 24 Copley Bent, Butterknowle, Bishop Auckland.

Raby Moor

Cockfield

2
1

Brussleton Colliery Co. Ltd., Brussleton, nr. Shildon

ditto

ditto

Brussleton, Brockwell Drift

ditto, Busty Drift

ditto, Harvey Drift

Brussleton

 

ditto

ditto

Geo. Hare

ditto

ditto

77
25

Brussleton Tower Coal Co., Hartley House, West Auckland

Brussleton Tower

ditto Brockwell Drift (abondoned)

West Auckland

ditto

19

-

6

-

Butterknowle Marsfield Collieries Ltd., Lloyds Bank Cha,bers, Darlington

Grewburn

Butterknowle

3
1

JT Castle Danesmoor, Carmel Rd., Darlington

Catchgate

Annfield Plain

Abandoned

-
-

Charlaw and Sacriston Collieries Co. Ltd., Charlaw Offices, Sacriston

ditto

Charlaw and Sacriston Busty

Charlaw Shield Row Drift

Durham

 

ditto

RM Scott

 

ditto

J Stobbs

RW Fowler

J Stobbs

468

21

33

195

ditto

Kimblesworth

ditto

E Killeen

C Logan

594
173

ditto

Sacriston Five Quarter

ditto Shield Row

ditto

ditto

RM Scott

ditto

JT Birtley

23

121

53

Coal Bank Colliery Co. Ltd., Prospect House, Witton park, Bishop Auckland

Coal Bank No.5, Victoria Drift

Haperley

2
1

ditto

ditto No.6

ditto

Discontinued

4
-

ditto

ditto No.7

ditto

2
-

ditto

ditto No.8

ditto

4
1

Consett Iron Co. Ltd., Medmosley, Consett

Castle & Hutton Drifts

Leadgate

GO Harper

F Lawson

162
12

ditto

Chopwell No.1

Chopwell

H Hepburn

Michael Smith

834
191

ditto

ditto No.2 & Hutton Drift

ditto No.3

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

WR Wilson

ditto

41

165

8

25

ditto

Crookhall 'Humber Hill'

Lanchester

J Cooper

WB Wilson

260
80

ditto

ditto 'Victory'

Consett

ditto

RW Banks

323
82

ditto

ditto 'Woodside Winnings'

Lanchester

ditto

AE Marr

182
42

ditto

Derwent

medmosley

CW Pattinson

JD Harrison

674
140

ditto

Eden

Leadgate

GO Harper

JE Marr

534
174

ditto

Garesfield 'Bute'

Rowlands Gill

JW Strong

CJA Rooney

423
73

ditto

ditto 'Ruler'

ditto

ditto

WB Ridley

54
14

ditto

Langley Park No.

ditto Hutton

ditto Langley Hall Drift

Langley Park

ditto

ditto

J Rogers

ditto

ditto

JC Robinson

JN Brighton

ditto

446

10

167

136

ditto

Medmosley

Medmosley

PA Ross

W Henderson

J Hutchinson

548
114

ditto

Westwood

Ebchester

CW Pattinson

H Morland

215
55

John T Corker, Loop Gill House, Soth Side, Butterknowle, Bishop Auckland

ditt

Lunton Hill

ditto Brockwell Drift

West Butterknowle

ditto

Developing

1
1

Cow Close Colliery Co, Folly View, Butterknowle, Bishop Auckland

Cow Close

Woodland

2
1

William Craggs & Sons Ltd., 9 Belle Vue, Crook

Hole-in-the-wall

Crook

EW CRaggs

70
24

Crake Scar Coal Co., per JW Alderson 8 Whitwell Terrace, Woodland, Bishop Auckland

Crake Scar Main Drift

Woodland

9
5

ditto

Kays Lea Drift

ditto

Discontinued

4
3

ditto

Moss Drift (abandoned)

ditto

5
4

Dorman Long & Co. Ltd., Zetland Rd., Middlesborough

Auckland Park

Bishop Auckland

HL Wilson

W Kirk

196
53

ditto

Bowburn incl. Tursdale

Durham

PL Richardson

GP Chapman

1950
380

ditto

Browney (abandoned)

ditto

NB Paddon

Robt. Nelson

552
155

ditto

Chilton Nos.1&2

ferryhill

JP Hall

H Jackson

613
144

ditto

Dean & Chapter No.1

ditto

HC Tomlinson

T Hall

750
218

ditto

ditto No.2

ditto No.3

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

TH Bell

ditto

946

467

230

133

ditto

Eldon

Bishop Auckland

HL Wilson

2
2

ditto

Lady Durham

Sherburn

WL Mowson

W Kay

1
1

ditto

Leasingthorne

Bishop Auckland

CL Waddell

E Fletcher

418
130

ditto

Mainsforth, incl. Bishop Middleham

Ferryhill

L Watson

GP Thomson

T Welford

1789
458

ditto

Newfield Drift

Durham

HL Wilson

Devloping

-
-

ditto

Sherburn Hill

Sherburn

WL Lowson

W Kay

891
213

Dougklas Coal Co 72 Abbey Rd., Aylesbury., Bucks

New Douglas

Howden-le-Wear

Abandoned

1
-

Dunston Garesfield Collieries Ltd., 17 Sandhill, Newcastle-on-Tyne

Dunston

Dunston

EH Oliver

J Gibson

78
22

ditto

Swalwell 'Garesfield'

Swalwell

ditto

G Latimer

105
22
Durham (E-M)