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LIST OF MINES in Great Britain and the Isle of Man, 1938

 
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List of Mines 1938

 

SCOTLAND

Lanark (A-G)

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Manager
Under-manager
Below

Above

Robt. Addie & Sons Collieries Ltd., 36, Robertson St., Glasgow

Rosehall Nos.1&2 Surface Mine

Coatbridge

G Farquhar

J Tait

168
64

ditto

Rosehall Nos.5&10

Coatbridge

Alex. Harley

David Gray

411
99

ditto

Viewpark Nos.1&2

Uddington

James Young

Wm. Lyall

290
83

A Allan & Sons, Rowantree House, Newhouse, by Motherwell

Omoa No.1

Cleland

George Stewart

22
8

ditto

Wester Windyedge

ditto

Abondoned

3
2

ditto

Whitecraighead

Newarthill

James McClurg

20
7

A&G Anderson, 53, Waterloo St., Glasgow

Blairmuckhill

Harthill

LR Milligan

241
98

Arden Coal Co. Ltd., 45, Renfield St., Glasgow

Bankend No.8

Coalburn

JW Meek

8
-

ditto

ditto No.13

ditto

ditto

David McCulloch

135
54

ditto

ditto Nos. 15&16

ditto

ditto

Pumping only

-
-

Ardenrigg Coal Co. Ltd., 87, Union St., Glasgow

Ardenrigg No.6

Stepends

CN Hinshelwood

Jas. Shanks

203
41

Auchenheath Mining Co. Ltd., Crown Fireclay Works, 165, Millerstone St., Glasgow

Auchenheath

Auchenheath

23
6

Auchinlea Quarries & Brickworks Ltd., Cleland

Quarry

Cleland

7
3

ditto

ditto no.2

ditto

13
5

Avonrigg Coal Co., Avonhead, Longriggend, Airdrie

Avonrigg

Longriggend

Abandoned

3
3

Wm. Baird & Co. Ltd., 168, West George St., Glasgow

Bedlay

Glenboig

Alex. Gillespie

J Gibson

JH Laing

467
114

ditto

Bothwell Castle Nos.1&2 Pits

Bothwell

S Brandon

WG Neilson

583
169

ditto

Nos.3&4 Pits

ditto

Jas. Lawson

John Chalmers

582
179

Barr & Higgins Ltd., 41, St. Vincent Place, Glasgow

Woodhall No.1

Calderbank

George Crawford

James B Lee

95
31

ditto

ditto (Crow) No.3

ditto

ditto

James B Henderson

460
100

ditto

ditto No.4

ditto

Abandoned

5
2

Barr & Sinclair, Gartness Mine, Airdrie

Burniebrae No.3

Chapelhall

Malcolm Sinclair

Abandoned

-
-

ditto

Gartness

ditto

ditto

9
3

Barr & Thornton Ltd., 68, Gordon St., Glasgow

Knowton

Shotts

John Kerr

5
4

Beatie Bros., 215, Greengairs Rd., Airdrie

Braehead Farm

Coalburn

13
5

ditto

Lauchope No.5

Newhouse

Abandoned

6
3

Bent Colliery Co. Ltd., 127, St. Vincent St., Glasgow

Cadzow

Hamilton

Hugh Logan

No.1 Pit Robt. Marshall

Nos.2&3 Pits Robt. Thompson

332
111

ditto

Hamilton Place

Bothwell

Wm. Hislop

AM Cunningham

589
173

Berry Fireclay & Coal Co. Ltd., 138, High St., Falkirk, Stirlingshire

Berryhill

Riggend

Francis Allan

11
2

ditto

North Drumgray

ditto

ditto

32
7

Bonnybridge Silica & Fireclay Co. Ltd., Bonnybridge, Stirlingshire

Damhead Nos.1&2

Chapelhall

18
6

ditto

Lauchope Mill

ditto

Developing

3
3

ditto

Troyglen

ditto

Abandoned

4
4

ditto

ditto No.2

ditto

Developing

2
5

Brownsieside Coal Co Ltd., West Cameron Colliery, Greengairs, Airdrie

Lochend No.5

Longriggend

27
13

ditto

West Cameron No.2

Greengairs

Wm. Gillespie

80
22

James Burns, Fairybank, Newhouse, Motherwell

Fairybank No.4

Newhouse

1
1

J Burns & Sons, West Machan Colliery, Larkhill

West Machan

Larkhill

20
11

Campbell & Henderson, Midton Colliery, Longriggend

Midton Nos.4&5

Longriggend

16
6

ditto

ditto No.6

Arden

2
1

T Campbell & Co., Midton Colliery, Whiterigg, by Airdrie

Arden No.9

Plains

Abandoned

-
-

Carnbroe Coal Co. Ltd., 19 Waterloo St., Glasgow

Carnbroe No.1

Bothwell

RW Burnie

172
45

Chapelhall Coal Co. Greenhill No.4 Mine, Cleland

Greenhill No.4

Cleland

14
5

ditto

Swinstie

ditto

9
3

Thomas Clark, 30, South Biggar Rd., Airdrie

Easterton

Airdrie

Thos. Clark

9
2

Coghill Coal Co. Ltd., Monkland Glen, Calderbank

Coghill No.1

Monkland Glen

Richard Jones

11
4

Coltness Iron Co. Ltd., 36 Robertson St., Glasgow

Branchal

nr Cambusnethan

John Galloway

Robb. McGowan

285
49

ditto

Dewshill

nr. Salsburgh

Jas. Somerville

John Clements

292
88

ditto

Douglas

Ponfeigh

Robt. Hutchinson

Archd. Clark

530
128

ditto

Hassockrig

Shotts

John Cameron

209
49

ditto

Houldsworth

Newmains

Henry Telfer

30
12

ditto

Kingshill

Shotts

George Morrison

John McDonald

1013
221

ditto

ditto No.2

Wilsontown

James Russell

James Black

451
93

ditto

Overtown

Overtown

Alex. R Milligan

James Gladstone

280
52

ditto

Royal George

Waterloo

Henry Telfer

97
19

J Crawford & Sons (Darngavil) Ltd., 64, Stirling St., Airdrie

High Darngavil No.4

High Darngavil

10
4

ditto

Meikle Drumgray

Airdrie

19
4

Dalmacoulter Direct Coal Supply Coal Co. Ltd., Dalmacoulter, Airdrie

Dalmacoulter

ditto

Wm. Jack

Discontinued

-
-

ditto

ditto No.2

ditto

ditto

33
7

Darngavil Brickworks Ltd., 21 Bath St., Glasgow

Hill of Drumgray No.9

Darngavil

9
3

Darngavil Coal Co Ltd., 36 Robertson St., Glasgow

Cornsilloch Nos.2&3

Dalserf

Alex. Gardner

5
22

ditto

Hareleeshill

Larkhill

ditto

6
5

ditto

Skellyton

ditto

ditto

John Brown

209
49

ditto

Swinhill Nos.2&5

ditto

PL Harley

Robt. Allan

226
41

ditto

Telfer

Dalserf

Wm. Johnston

91
24

Wm. Dixon Ltd., 1 Dixon St., Glasgow

Auchlochan Nos.2,6&7

Coalburn

Alex. Waddell

30
14

ditto

ditto Nos.9&10

ditto

ditto

Wm. Muir

247
103

ditto

Blantyre

High Blantyre

Alex. McCall

No.1 Thos. Brownrigg

No.2 Peter McDade

351
98

ditto

Forkens

Forth

Allan Gibson

Robt. Johnstone

45
9

ditto

Todholeburn

Motherwell

James Andrews

13
9

ditto

Wilsontown

Forth

Allan Gibson

Wm. McCormack

222
114

Douglas Glebe Coal Co. Ltd., 146 West Regent St., Glasgow

Glebe

Douglas

Robt. M Shankland

56
38

Robert Dow, Armadale Rd., Whitburn, Bathgate, West Lothian

Goodockhill

Salsburgh

Abandoned

11
4

ditto

ditto No.2

ditto

2
9

R&J Dow Stanrigg Mine, nr. Airdrie

Arbuckle No.11

Whiterigg

16
4

ditto

ditto No.12

ditto

23
7

ditto

Legbrannock No.1

Holytown

6
3

ditto

Lochrigg No.4

Whiterigg

6
3

Drumshangie Coal Co. Ltd., Drumshangie, Airdrie

Drumshangie No.4

New Monkland

4
2

James Dunlop & Co. Ltd., 95 Bothwell St. Glasgow

Cardowan Nos.1&2

Stepps

Walter Black

TJ Macoustra

828
198

Edge Coal Co. Ltd., 109 Hope St., Glasgow

Edge

East Kilbride

Charles Monaghan

11
5

John Ferguson (Coalmasters) Ltd., 56 Lauchope St., Chapelhall, Airdrie

Wester Dunyston No.3

Chapelhall

33
4

Fleming Coal Co. Ltd., 4 West Regent St., Glasgow

Coats Park

ditto

Jas. Dagleish

62
16

ditto

Gateside

ditto

Wm. Monaghan

Thomas Linton

463
140

Peter Frew 99 Carrfin St., New Stevenston, Motherwell

Fernieshaw

Cleland

Peter Frew

7
2

ditto

Shawsburn

Larkhill

ditto

Sinking

2
1

Garscube Colliery Co. Ltd., 44 West George St., Glasgow

Garscube

Maryhill

Robert Oakes

Hugh Barr

137
23

ditto

Hirstrigg

Shotts

William Swan

172
51

Gartocher Coal & Brick Co. Knotown Colliery, Shotts

Rowantree

Newhouse

4
1

James Gemmell Ltd., 105 St. Vincent St., Glasgow

South Longrigg

Netherburn

George Cook

Arthur Walsh

80
28

D&W Gibson, Craighead, Salsburgh, by Motherwell

Longacre No.2

Newhouse

6
1

ditto

ditto No.9

ditto

Sinking

5
1

Glasgow Iron & Steel Co. Ltd., 29 St. Vincent Place, Glasgow

Coursington (pumping pit)

Motherwell

Samuel Love

Robt. Wilson

2
-

ditto

Dalzell & Brromside

ditto

Wm. Armstrong

No.1 Pit Alex. Sneddon

No.2 Pit Robert Hastie

489
130

ditto

Parkneuk

ditto

Samuel Love

Robt. Wilson

336
24

ditto

Shields

ditto

ditto

James Porter

294
59

Glenboig Union Fireclay Co. Ltd., 48 West Regent St., Glasgow

Gain

Glenboig

Archd. MacBroom

John Pollock

31
6

ditto

Glenboig

Inchneuk

ditto

ditto

ditto

ditto

LJ Thomson

ditto

2

33

-

26

Greencheilds & Co. North Linrigg Mine, Newhouse, Salsburgh, Motherwell

North Limerigg Nos.1&2

Newhouse

Robt. Greenshields

Abandoned

14
2

ditto

ditto No.3

ditto

ditto

20
3

Lanark (H-W)