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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 (G-W)

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Manager
Under-manager
Below

Above

D Russell Hamilton, Brownrigg Colliery, Longriggend, by Airdrie

Brownrigg

Longriggend

11
4

Haywood Coal Co., Chapel Colliery, Cathburn Rd., Newmains

Cathburn No.1

Newmains

Wm. McIlvena

8
2

ditto

Chapel

ditto

ditto

30
12

ditto

Torbush

ditto

Discontinued

-
-

Headrigg Coal Co., 21 Portland St., Coatbridge

Avonhead No.2

Longriggend

Abandoned

3
1

ditto

ditto No.3

ditto

22
4

Heathfield and Cardowan Fireclay Co. Ltd., 141 West George St., Glasgow

Heathfield

Chryston

Matthew Glover

Abandoned

4
3

ditto

ditto No.4

ditto

11
3

Henderson Bros. 267 High St., Newarthill

Broomknowle

Greenhill

14
6

R Henderson & Son, Biggarford Colliery, Newarthill

No1. Windyedge Easter

Cleland

-
-

Hopefield Coal Co Ltd., 9 Calder St., Motherwell

Hopefield

Wishaw

TH Moffat

39
20

J Hunter & Sons, West Limerigg House, High Limerigg, Slamannan, Stirlingshire

Lochend No.6

Longriggend

Abondoned

9
2

Peter & Mark Hurll, 144 West Regent St., Glasgow

Gartliston No.1

Glenboig

Donald McDonald

20
5

Keir & Cawder Ltd., Estate Office, Bishopbriggs

Blackhill

Maryhill

James Bonar

18
11

Kennedy & McRobert, 167 Wishaw Rd., Waterloo, by Wishaw

Straven House

Law

Joseph Kennedy

Abandoned

2
1

Kennox Colliery Co. Ltd., 146 West Regent St., Glasgow

Kennox No.7

Douglas

And. Paterson

And. Nisbet

81
28

ditto

ditto No.6a&8a

ditto

ditto

41
19

ditto

ditto No.18

ditto

Abandoned

14
11

Knowenoble Coal Co. Ltd., 63 Almada St., Hamilton

Knowenoble

Cleland

Hugh McLead

8
2

ditto

ditto No.2

ditto

ditto

3
2

J Longmuir, Claremont, Carnbroe, Coatbridge

Claremont

Coatbridge

4
2

J McAleer 69 George St., Chapelhall, nr Airdrie

Gimmerscroft

nr. Airdrie

Discontinued

-
-

John McAndrew & Co. Ltd., 118 Queent St., Glasgow

Thankerton

Holytown

Jas. Hunter

No.3 Daniel Strickland

Nos.4&6 And. Naysmith

449
137

Francis McLean, Carthage Cottage, Cairnhill, nr. Airdrie

Mosside

Airdrie

21
8

ditto

Kippsbyre (Kiltongue)

ditto

Driving

2
2

Mc Neil Coal Co. 60 Main St., Longriggend

Avonside No.1

Longriggend

Not worked during 1938

-
-

Meadowhead Coal Co., 60 Main St., Longriggend

Whiteside

Caldercruix

Longriggend

12
4

Millhill Coal Co. Ltd., Thrashbush, Airdrie

Millhill No.3

Rawyards

Chas. Monaghan

Abandoned

18
9

R&J Moffat 45 Fraser St., Cleland

Burnside

Cleland

James Moffat

12
5

ditto

New Biggarford

ditto

7
1

AG Moore & Co Ltd., 142 St Vincent St., Glasgow

Blantyreferme Nos.1,2&3

Uddingston

Wm. Christie

Nos.1&2 Alex. Ross

No.3 Charles Ireland

821
217

Morningside Fireclay Co. Ltd., Mewmains, Wishaw

Hyndshaw

Morningside

Abandoned

8
3

ditto

Watsonhead (fireclay)

ditto

8
3

Mossrigg Coal & Fireclay Co. Ltd., Bishop Colliery, Whitehill, Gartcosh, Glasgow

Bishop No.2

Gartcosh

J Stewart

25
8

ditto

Mansion House

ditto

ditto

Discontinued

-
-

D Munn Beechgrove, Harthill

Easterton No.2

Midton

Discontinued

5
2

ditto

ditto No.3

ditto

Suspended

2
2

Jas. Nimmo & Co. Ltd., 21 Bothwell St., Glasgow

Auchengeich

Chryston

Jeremiah Heron

DC McGill

565
203

ditto

Canderigg

Dalserf

Wm. Summers

R Morrison

371
124

ditto

ditto No.6&7

ditto

ditto

Developiing

9
5

ditto

Holytown

Holytown

WJ Duncan

193
75

ditto

Wester Auchengeich

Lenzie

Wm. Seawright

JW Williamson

304
100

Omoa Coal Co., 28 Bellside Rd., Cleland

Headless Cross

Shotts

Thos. McBride

11
7

Overwood Coal Co. Ltd., Overwood Colliery, Stonehouse

Overwood

Stonehouse

Wm. Paterson

39
7

ditto

Thinacres

Hamilton

James Stirrat

14
5

T Reid & Co., Petersburn Colliery, Monkland Glen, Airdrie

Clarkston No.2

Clarkston

2
1

ditto

ditto No.2

ditto

1
-

John B Rodger, South Linridge, Newhouse, by Motherwell

South Linridge No.3

Newhouse

John Rodger

Abandoned

1
1

ditto

ditto No.5

ditto

ditto

-
-

Archd. Russell Ltd., 115 Wellington St., Glasgow

Ferniegare

Hamilton

JY Lawrie

David Scott

371
89

ditto

Ross

hamilton

Wm. McFarlane

Thos. Murray

294
64

ditto

Tannochside

Uddingston

Peter Burt

No.1&2 Pits Robt. Frew

No.3 Pit David Davidson

470
154

Shotts Iron Co. Ltd., 1 Castle St., Edinburgh

Baton & Hillhouserigg

Shotts

David Gemmell

387
93

ditto

Calderhead Nos.3&4

ditto

Thomas Chambers

Gavin Whitelaw

385
83

ditto

Castlehill No.6

Carluke

Robt. Hill

Alexander Howitt

354
92

ditto

Fortissat

Shotts

TDM Scrimgeour

154
47

ditto

Kepplehill & Stane Nos.1,2&3

ditto

Robt. Frew

132
43

ditto

Northfield & Hall

ditto

Wm. Spalding

Robert Stewart

374
97

ditto

Southfield

ditto

RA Moffat

Wm. Harper

390
72

A Smillie & Co., Windsor Mine, Newhouse, Motherwell

Windsor

Newhouse

Abandoned

3
1

J&J Sommerville Ltd., Westfield, Church St., Newarthill

South Langridge No.2

ditto

Discontinued

-
-

ditto

ditto No.4

ditto

James Somerville

7
2

ditto

ditto No.5

ditto

7
2

ditto

Strutherhill

ditto

Abandoned

2
1

Walter Speirs, Johston Hall, Edinburgh Rd., Motherwell

Spoutcroft No.2

Greenhill

John Cairns

31
6

Stand Fireclay Co. Ltd., Victorian Pottery, Barrhead, nr. Glasgow

Stand

Airdrie

26
5

Stanners Brown & Stanners, 2334 London Rd., Glasgow

Braeside

Darngavil

Developing

5
3

Summerlee Iron Co Ltd., 176 West George St., Glasgow

Bardykes

Newton

John Stewart

67
51

ditto

Benhar

Harthill

Wm. Moody

518
110

ditto

Dykehead

Larkhill

John O'Donnell

397
84

Thos. Summers, Glenrigg Mine, New Monkland, Airdrie

Glenrigg No.3

Riggend

Abandoned

-
-

ditto

ditto No.5

ditto

9
2

ditto

ditto No.6

ditto

Abandoned

12
1

Tappon Coal Co Ltd., 14 Muirs St., Hamilton

Tappon

Carluke

Operations not commenced

-
-

Felix Travers, Braeside Mine, Darngavil, Airdrie

Braeside No.3

Darngavil

2
1

United Collieries Ltd., 109 Hope St., Glasgow

Brownhill

Omoa

Wm. Hendrie

83
23

ditto

Hartrigg

Armadale

John Paterson

Pumping pit

1
3

ditto

Quarter Nos.172

Hamilton

James McDowall

No.1 Pit Charles Brown

No.2 Pit James Lowe

139
70

ditto

Westrigg

Blackridge

John Paterson

Washery only in use

-
73

W&G Walker 23 Elswick Drive, Caldercruix, Airdrie

Kittymuir No.2

Stonehouse

1
1

John Watson Ltd., 147 Blythswood St., Glasgow

Earnosk

Hamilton

James Young

No. George Sydserff

No.3 James Hutton

443
156

ditto

Motherwell No.4

Motherwell

George Black

66
18

Whitehill Coal Co., 267 High St., Newarthill

Whitehill

Newarthill

6
2

Whittagreen Coal Co. Ltd., Whittagreen Mine, Newarthill

Spalehall No.3

ditto

Alex. Hunter

34
11

Wilsons and Clyde Coal Co. Ltd., 36 Robertson St., Glasgow

Douglas Castle

Douglas West Station

RC Kay

Andrew Brown

273
116

ditto

Mauldslie

Carluke

Wm. Johnston

Abandoned

20
10

ditto

ditto No.2

ditto

ditto

ditto

11
6

dito

ditto No.3

ditto

ditto

ditto

36
20

ditto

Rankin

Douglas West

RC Kay

John Mamilton

43
15

ditto

Woodside

Dalserf

Peter Harley

WR Fleming

213
67