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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 (E-M)

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Manager
Under-manager
Below

Above

Easington Coal Co. Ltd., Whitworth House, Spennymoor

Easington

Easington

WH Forgan

JG Herriott

JF Charlton

2201
579

East Hetton Collieries Ltd., East Hetton Colliery, Coxhoe, Ferry Hill

East Hetton

East Hetton

T Mordue

Peter Kay

858
380

ditto

Kelloe Winning (pumping station)

Trimdon

ditto

MJ Curry

-
1

ditto

Trimdon Grange

Trimdon

ditto

ditto

239
85

Fellwall Coal Co. Ltd., Greenwell House, Tow Law, Bishop Auckland

Fellwall

Tow Law

20
7

Ferens & Love (1937) Ltd., City Chambers, Durham

Cornsay

Cornsay

W Kell

E Parkin

120
27

ditto

ditto Victoria Drift

ditto

ditto

ditto

5
2

Firbank Bros. West Crane Row, Butterknowle, Bishop Auckland

West Crane Row

Woodland

2
1

Frankland Coal Co. (1934) Ltd., 'A' Floor, Milburn House, Newcastle-on-Tyne

Finchale

Durham

AT Smith

16
10

Galgate Ltd., 44 Galgate, Barnard Castle

Aykley Heads

ditto

R Widdas

2
2

Grange Coal Co. Ltd., City Chambers, Durham

Grange

ditto

C Wilkinson

59
22

Joseph Hall, 48 Hill Terrace, Tow Law, Bishop Auckland

Dans Castle Drift

Tow Law

Discontinued

-
-

Hamsterley Colliery Ltd., Milburn House, Newcastle-on-Tyne

Forge Drift

Hamsterley

WC Longstaffe

D Fletcher

52
3

ditto

Hamsterley

Medmosley

ditto

ditto

259
82

ditto

ditto Busty Drift

ditto

ditto

ditto

13
-

ditto

ditto Long Close Drift

ditto

ditto

ditto

28
6

ditto

ditto

Townely Drift

ditto

ditto

36
5

George Hare & Sons Ltd., Heathfield Rd., Low Fell, Gateshead

Dyke Head

Burnopfield

18
14

Robert Harper 'Greencroft' 241 Parkside, Darlington

Copycrooks

Bishop Auckland

13
4

Harperley Park Coal Co. Ltd., 34 Marton Rd., Middlesborough, Yorks

Harperley Park

Harperley

Abandoned

3
1

Harton Coal Co. Ltd., General Offices, South Shields

Boldon Nos.1&2

ditto No.3

West Boldon

ditto

EL Chiverton

ditto

E Routledge

ditto

546

318

146

ditto

Harton

South Shields

GR Buchanan

JW Scott

892
235

ditto

Saint Hilds

Westhoe

South Shields

ditto

D Kiers

ditto

SW Riddell

ditto

41

853

181

70

ditto

Whitburn No.1

ditto No.2

ditto

ditto

E Walker

ditto

G Roberts

JP Walsh

755

579

358

Joseph Hetherington 1 North Terrace, Shildon

ditto

Bishops Park

Tunnel Drift

Coundon

Shildon

10
2

Heworth Coal Co Ltd., Watergate Buildings, Newcastle-on-Tyne

Heworth

Gateshead

JH Ridley

JE Cowell

938
251

High Toft Hill Colliery Co., Wind Mill, Toft Hill, Bishop Auckland

ditto

High Toft Hill

Windmill Drift

Bishop Auckland

ditto

6
2

Hindon Bridge Colliery Co., Whitwell Terrace, Woodland, Bishop Auckland

Hindon Bridge

Woodland

Discontinued

9
2

Holmside & South Moor Collieries Ltd., 4 Mosley St., Newcastle-on-Tyne

Holmside 'Busty' & 'Edward'

Craghead

P Kirkup

E Parnady

718
199

ditto

ditto 'Oswald'

ditto

ditto

R Simpson

293
89

ditto

ditto 'Thomas'

ditto

ditto

J Hunter

241
92

ditto

South Moor 'Heldey'

South Moor

WR Scott

JE Bragan

350
135

ditto

'Morrison Busty, East & West'

ditto

JG Browell

JR Kuhlman

1250
270

ditto

ditto 'Morrison North & South'

ditto

WR Scott

John T Reed

792
232

ditto

ditto 'New Louisa'

ditto

ditto

JE Bragan

314
93

ditto

ditto 'Old Louisa' & 'William'

ditto

ditto

J Herron

627
217

Horden Collieries Ltd., Crown Street Chambers, Darlington

Blackhill

Castle Eden

E Chicken

FH Welch

1970
530

ditto

Castle Eden

ditto

dirto

ditto

19
10

ditto

Horden

ditto

E Best

TF Brundley

J Brown

T Scarr

S Wilson

3203
928

ditto

Shotton

Haswell

CR Knaggs

WS Jackson

1292
399

H Howe, Rosslyn House, West Auckland, Bishop Auckland

High Tindale

West Auckland

3
4

Inkerman Colliery Co. Ltd., Inkerman, Tow Law, Bishop Auckland

Inkerman Drift No.1

Inkerman

Discontinued

3
-

ditto

ditto no.2

ditto

17
9

ditto

Mossy Burn

Tow Law

17
2

ditto

Pan Lane

ditto

4
-

JW Johnson, Lecktroville, Watling Rd., Bishop Auckland

Ladysmith

Brussleton

18
4

ditto

North Trees

Winston

Discontinued

8
4

John Watson Johnson, Viewlands, Lanchester

Rackwood Drift

Lancashiter

3
1

Lambton, Hetton & Joicey Collieries Ltd., Cathedral Buildings, Dean St., Newcastle-on-Tyne

Beamish, 'Mary' & 'James'

Beamish

JF Gibson

R Cramond

467
152

ditto

ditto 'Second'

Beamish Park

ditto

ditto

RP Kennedy

ditto

Wn Scott

ditto

232
101

ditto

Burnmoor D

Fence Houses

A Thompson

NR Smith

962
267

ditto

East Stanley

Stanley

G Robinson

J Johnson

84
20

ditto

Elemore

Hetton-le-Hole

Percy Barkes

J Robinson

1360
368

ditto

Eppleton

ditto

W Stokoe

JW Greaves

TW Scott

1769
479

ditto

Handen Hold

ditto Busty

West Pelton

ditto

JF Gibson

ditto

JW Wade

J Witherspoon

466
154

ditto

Harraton

Fence Hoiuses

GR Ayton

SF Stokoe

1184
286

ditto

ditto Annabella Drift

ditto

WH Atkinson

30
5

ditto

Herrington

ditto

JH Spence

PV Nicholson

647
205

ditto

Hetton

hetton-le-Hole

RF Pescod

J Redfern

400
78

ditto

Houghton incl. Hazard

Fence Houses

EM Martin

GT Bell

1128
317

ditto

Lumley, sixth

ditto

R Renwick

J Curry

497
138

ditto

Newbottle, Dorothea

ditto

WC Elliott

R Mitchell

556
144

ditto

Silksworth

Sunderland

RS McLaren

JS Barras

A Tiplady

1270
356

ditto

Tanfield Lea

Tanfield

G Robinson

JH Marr

583
157

ditto

Tanfield Moor 'Willey'

ditto

ditto

C Ashert

154
39

ditto

Twizell (abandoned)

Beamish

JF Gibson

John Gibson

121

31

ditto

Twizell Burn Drift (discontinued)

ditto

ditto

ET Selkirk

14
2

Lanchester & Iveston Coal Co. Ltd., Murton Chambers, Grainger ST., Newcastle-on-Tyne

Colepike Drift

Lanchester

Developing discontinued

-
-

ditto

Iveston New Drift

Leadgate

11
2

ditto

Kyo Drift

Annfield Plain

11
2

ditto

Lanchester No.2

Lanchester

26
6

ditto

Rumby Hill

Crook

JW Pescod

11
2

Leversons Wallsend Collieries Ltd., Usworth Hall, Washington

Usworth

Washington

R William

T Hopkins

826
237

Livingston Refractories Ltd., Capel House, 62 New Broad St, London

Marshall Green

Witton-le-Wear

A Suggett

11
5

Londonderry Collieries ltd., Londerry Officies, Seaham

Dawdon

Seaham Harbour

F Wison

R Jobling

W Owens

2148
528

ditto

Seaham

Seaham

RH Charlton

HE Morgan

1332
390

ditto

Vane Tempest

ditto

TA Mackey

J Harrison

1404
355

Henry Lowson, Tower Lodge, Morley, Bishop Auckland

West Morley

Lynesack

Discontinued

3
5

Durham (N-W)