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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

Lancashire (M-W)

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Manager
Under-manager
Below

Above

Manchester Collieries Ltd., Walkden, Manchester

Chanters No.1

ditto No.2

Atherton

ditto

RW Scurfield

ditto

Wm. Hughes

W Ashton

443

433

238

209

ditto

Gibfield Arley

ditto

A Lowe

TS Wilkinson

474
283

ditto

Howe Bridge

ditto

ditto

henry Talbot

267
132

ditto

Bedford No.1

ditto No.3

Leigh

ditto

G Edwards

ditto

Thos. W. Charlesworth

A Griffiths

W Fletcher

771
307

ditto

Agecroft No.s3&4

Pendlebury

WV Burton

Pumping only

-
15

ditto

Clifton Hall

Clifton

ditto

Ventilating shaft

-
-

ditto

Outwood

Pilkington

Operations suspended

-
36

ditto

Pendleton

Pendleton

WV Burton

Frederick Pyle

291
140

ditto

Whestsheaf

pendlebury

ditto

WP Dunn

644
290

ditto

Astley Green No.1

ditto No.2

Astley

ditto

John H Hewitt

ditto

W Middleton

James Wood

W Grundy

1402
575

ditto

Gin

ditto

WH Coe

Arthur Roberts

293
227

ditto

Nook No.1

ditto No.2

ditto No.3

ditto No.4

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

HC Harrison

ditto

ditto

ditto

F Allen

Jack Fletcher

R Soithern

932
290

ditto

St Georges No.2

ditto No.3

Tyldesley

ditto

WH Coe

ditto

John C Woodward

H Booker

505
149

ditto

Ashtons Field Nos.1&2 (pumping station)

Brackley Nos. 1&2

Wharton Hall Nos.1,2&3 (pumping only)

Little Hulton

ditto

Tyldesley

WH Richards

ditto

ditto

W Wooley

ditto

B Higgins

W Wooley

1

650

2

26

206

3

ditto

Bradford

Bradford, Manchester

JF Carr

John Jackson

487
248

ditto

Ellesmere Nos.1,2&3&Fan

Worsley

WH Richards

W Wooley

-
5

ditto

Mosley Common Nos.1,2&5

Worsley

NR North

N Irving

Geo. E Wallwork

1082
349

ditto

ditto Nos.3&4

ditto

J Smellie

JA Hilton

910
263

ditto

Newtown Nos.1,2&3

Clifton

G Nicholls

GF Lewis

585
236

ditto

Sandhole Nos.1&2

ditto Nos.3&4

Worsley

ditto

CJ Wood

ditto

Wm. Cunliffe

ES Partington

Samuel Twigg

462

 

479

172

 

201

ditto

Shakerley 'Nelson' (abandoned)

Tyldesley

WH Richards

B Higgins

129
100

Adam Mason & Sons Ltd., Horwich, Bolton

Montcliffe

Horwich

FN Tong

22
12

James M Moyers, Stanley Coal & Fireclay Mine, Crookhurst, Billinge, Wigan

Stanley

Billinge

Abandoned

15
4

Peel Hall Collieries Ltd., Little Hulton, Bolton

New Lester Nos.1&2

Tyldesley

E Lane

SR Jobson

499
169

Pemberton Colliery Co. Ltd., Pemberton, Wigan

Pemberton 'Bye'

ditto 'King'

ditto 'Prince'

ditto 'Queen'

Wigan

ditto

ditto

ditto

Thos. Crook

ditto

ditto

ditto

Rd Weston

W Walker

J Lloyd

RE Finch

1242
327

ditto

Sumners Hall Drift

ditto

ditto

RH Sutton

23
3

PW Pickup & Sons Ltd., Rishton, Blackburn

Rishton

Rishton

F Pelling

262
68

J Place & Sons Ltd., Hoddleston, Darwen

Hoddleston (abandoned)

Hoddleston

H Maden

RS King

20
6

ditto

ditto No.12

ditto

ditto

EJ Maden

RS King

112
29

Platt Bros. & Co. (Holdings) Ltd., Hartford Iron Works, Oldham

Moston

Newton Heath

Herbert Richford

CL Goddard

583
199

Red Lumb Mill Ltd., Red Lumb, Norden, Rochdale

Bamford Closes

Norden

4
1

Rigby Bros. per Oliver Rigby 67 Upholland Rd. Billinge, Wigan

Bank

Billinge

4
4

ditto

Otter Swift Nook

ditto

2
3

William Roscoe 52 Warrington Rd., Lower Ince, Wigan

Martins Farm

Appley Bridge

1
1

Rose Bridge Colliery Co Ltd., The Grange, Hindley, Wigan

Rose Bridge

Ince Wigan

James R Hark

L Wood

503
205

St Helens Collieies Co. Ltd., St. Helens

Ravenhead Nos.10&11

St Helens Alexandra

St Helens

ditto

James Baxter

ditto

Geo. Farrington

H Webster

Geo. Farrington

851
260

Scout Moor Colliery Co. Ltd., New Gate, Shuttleworth, Ramsbottom

Scout Moor

Walmersley

2
-

Seneley Green Colliery Co. Ltd., Garswood Rd. Garswood, Wigan

ditto

Gladden Hey

Senley Green

Garswood

ditto

T Webster

ditto

21
18

Shaws Glazed Brick Co. Ltd., Waterside, Darwen

Red Earth Drift

Yate and Pickup Bank

John Alldrift

11
7

J&J Stone, The Park Collieries, Garswood, Wigan

The Park New Drift

Ashton-in-Makerfield

WM Reynolds

J Bradshaw

JH Smith

84
40

ditto

The Park No.

ditto No.2

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

John Bradshaw

Henry Cross

John H Smith

H Pennington

256

 

294

105

 

102

Sutton Heath and Lea Green Collieries Ltd., St Helens

Lea Green 'King'

ditto 'Queen'

Lea Green Nos.1&2

St Helens

ditto

ditto

RD Robinson

ditto

ditto

H Chadwick

H Foxley

WM Halliwell

630

656

121

190

ditto

Sherdley

ditto

Ellis Anderton

Thos. Speakman

596
131

Sutton Manor Collieries Ltd., Forest Farm, Marshalls Cross, St Helens

Sutton Manor

ditto

A Bithell

Jas. Waddilove

John Sharrock

G Houghton

WT Hudson

932
276

F&J Temperley Ltd., Bacup Rd., Todmorden

Bassey Mine (fireclay)

Dulesgate

2
1

ditto

Midgeleden Pastures No.1 (fireclay)

ditto

9
4

ditto

Priestbooth (fireclay)

Saunder Clough (fireclay)

South Grains

ditto

ditto

ditto

23
1

Thos. Temperley & Sons Ltd., Sharneyford, Bacup

Clough Head Clay

Sharneyford, Bacup

8
-

ditto

ditto Coal (Abandoned)

ditto

-
-

ditto

ditto Inchfield Moor

ditto

6
1

Towneley Coal & Fireclay Co. Ltd., Towneley Collieries, Burnley

Deanwood (clay)

Portsmouth

C Hugill

Discontinued

-
-

ditto

Towneley Demesne

ditto Boggart

ditto Drift

ditto Park

Towneley

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

Wm. Potter

ditto

ditto

ditto

410
190

Tyl;desley Coal Co. Ltd., Tyldesley, Manchester

Cleworth Hall No.1 Temporarily closed)

ditto No.2

ditto No.3

Tyldesley

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

John Lane

ditto

ditto

-

772

-

274

Westhoughton Coal & Cannel Coal Co. Ltd., Westhoughton, Bolton

Blackrod Nos.1&2

Blackrod

Hy. O Dixon

Ralph C Harrison

171
35

White Moss Coal Co. Ltd., Skelmersdale, ormskirk

Crawford Day Eye

Upholland

JSD Swift

W Marland

89
19

ditto

Holland No.9

ditto

ditto

JH Kilshaw

240
141

Wigan Coal Corporation, Kirkless, Wigan

Alexandra

Haigh

Thomas Banks

John Tootle

136
66

ditto

Chisnall Hall No.1

ditto No.2

Coppull

ditto

Paul Gaskell

ditto

Wm. Robinson

Dennis F Touhey

911
240

ditto

Clockface Nos.1,2&3

St Helens

H Price

A Hill

1100
299

ditto

Giants Hall

Standish

J Rutter

J Phillips

324
88

ditto

John & Taylor Pits

ditto

ditto

James Stretch

161
78

ditto

Mains No.1

ditto No.2

Ashton-in-Makerfield

J Fairhurst

ditto

L Unsworth

Wm. Barton

536
152

ditto

Maypole Nos.1&2

Wigan

Peter Gaskell

No.1 Pit WT Holland

No.2 Pit T Robinson

1517
499

ditto

Moss No.3

ditto No.4

ditto No.5

ditto No.6

 

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

J Anderton

ditto

ditto

ditto

D Horne

ditto

Albert Platt

AT Davies

740
332

ditto

Parsonage Nos.1&2

West Leigh

T Hulme

No.1 Pit

WH Mitchell

No.2 Pit F Hampson

1317
312

ditto

Victoria Nos.3&4

Standish

W Unsworth

Rd. Smith

453
122

ditto

Wigan Junction Nos.3&4

Wigan

R Hart

H Bennett

449
126

Windy Arbour Colliery Co. Winstanley, Wigan

Windy Arbour

Winstanley

J Atherton

49
17

Woods & Co's. (The Old Teapot) Brickworks (Jno. J Bate & Son, Ltd., Props.) Ravenhead St Helens

Woods Old Teapot No.3

St Helens

4
4

ditto

ditto No.4

ditto

4
1