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

 
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List of Mines 1938

WALES

Brecon (east), Glamorgan (east) (A-P)

 

 

Brecon (east)

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Manager
Under-manager
Below

Above

Thomas Davies, Upper Gelly, Llanelly Hill, Abergavenny

Blaen Gelly No.2

Upper Gelly

1
1

EJ Matthews, Waenlabra, Llanelly Hill, Abergavenny

Waen-Pwll-Dwr, Level

Waenavon

2
1

Rhys pritchard 1 Rhyd Clydach, Brynmawr

Cornish Drift

Brynmawr

2
1

Waen Nantyglow Colliery Co. Ltd., Brynmawr

Glyn No.2 Drift (Level)

Brynmwar

2
1

ditto

Graig

ditto

WJ Buck

25
5

ditto

Llamarch (Slant)

New Clydach

Waenavon

ditto

ditto

ditto

66
14

Thomas John Walters, Fedw Ddu, Coemnantgan, Llanelly Hill, Abergavenny

Coed Caer

Cwmantgam

1
-

David William, The Laurels, Beaufort Hill, Beaufort

Pond Level

Beaufort Hill

2
-

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Glamorgan (east) (A-P)

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Manager
Under-manager
Below

Above

Bridgend Collieries Ltd., 1/2 Cambrian Place, Swansea

Drefach

Heolycyw

DL Thomas

GJ Hawkins

23
16

Cardiff Collieries Ltd., 6 Bute Crescent, Cardiff

Llanbradach No.1

ditto No.2

ditto No.3

Llanbradach

ditto

ditto

Ed. Watkins

 

C Hughes

HC Gardner

GL Watkins

LH Evans

1470
267

Ciley Collieries Ltd., Bute Docks, Cardiff

Cilely

Tonyrefail

DT Evans

Jas. Protheroe

474
92

Cory Bros & Co. Ltd., Bute Docks, Cardiff

Bodringallt (pumping shaft temporarily closed)

Ystrad

ER Williams

Wm. Howells

-
-

ditto

Gelli House (Abergorchy)

ditto

ditto

Abandoned

-
-

ditto

Gelli Steam

ditto

ditto

I Griffiths

183
42

ditto

Nebo (Level)

ditto

ditto

Wm. Howells

183
57

ditto

Pentre (temporarily closed)

ditto

ditto

-
4

ditto

Tydaw

Treherbert

H Thompson

E Jenkins

W Charnock

464
94

CA Davies 36 Alexandra Place, Sirhowy, Tredgar, Mon.

Maesruddud

Pontlottyn

5
1

Dowlais Collieries Ltd., Dowlais, Cardiff

Bedlinog Cross, Measures Drift

Nantyffin Drift

Bedlinog

Nantyffin Cwmbargord

GM Evans

ditto

RT Jones

ditto

372
61

ditto

Old Level, Brithdir

Fochriw

John Bevan

Abandoned

75
17

Edmunds Bros. Nant-y-Mynydd, Graigwen Rd., Pontypridd

Darranddu Level

Pontypridd

John Evans

6
2

Fernhill Collieries Ltd., Merthyr House, James St. Cardiff

Fernhill No.1

ditto No.2

ditto No.3

ditto No.4

Treherbert

ditto

ditto

ditto

WJ Oliver

ditto

ditto

ditto

DJ Hughes

HJ James

John Davies

ditto

1432
287

Glenavon Garw Collieries Ltd., Post Office Chambers, Port Talbot

Glenehondda Nos.1&2 Shafts

Blaencwm

AS Jones

Ed. Thomas

148
61

ditto

ditto No.2 Level

ditto

ditto

ditto

105
29

Thomas Griffiths, Whithill House, Penrhiwfer, Williamstown, Penygraig (Rhondda)

Cuckoo Level

Penrhiwfer

2
-

Harding Brosm & Davies, Hillside Villa, Nelson, Treharris

Galliargwellt Level

Nelson

Abandoned

-
-

Insoles Ltd., 3 Bute Crescent, Cardiff

Cummer New Pit

ditto No.2 Level (abandoned)

ditto Old Pit

ditto Upper (pumping station) (abandoned

Porth

diito

ditto

ditto

R Richards

ditto

ditto

ditto

JS Ellis

 

T Morgan

1115
222

William Jenkins, per. AE Clutterbuck, 31 Queen St., Cardiff

Old Mill (New Drift)

Gelligaer

Abandoned

-
-

Harry Lewis, 42, Thomas St., Tonypandy (Rhondda)

Ffynyndwm Level

Blaencl;ydach

H Lewis

1
1

Lewis Lewis. 102 Tyntylla Rd., Llwynypia, (Rhondda)

Tyntylla Level

Ystrad

2
-

Thomas Lewis, Wern Coed, Cefn-coed, Merhyr Tydfil

Bute Level

Merthyr

2
-

Gwilym Llewellyn, Ffynona Duon, Pentwyn, Fochriw, Bargoed

Ffynona Duon Level

Fochriw

3
1

JHG Mitchell, Greenmeadow, Machen, Newport, Mon.

Penywaun (Level)

Rudry

11
2

Nantyfedw Colliery Co., Ltd., Glentaff Rd., Troedyrhiw, Merthyr Tydfil

Nantyfedw (Level)

Abercynon

B Morrell

7
1

New Rockwood Colliery Ltd., Taffs Well, Cardiff

New Rockwood

Taffs Well

WD Evans

36
16

Ocean Coal Co. Ltd., Treorchy (Rhondda)

Dare

Treorchy

WD Jenkins

J Towers

660
50

ditto

Deep Navigation

Treharris

CA Hurlow

S Morgan

A Terrell

1525
343

ditto

Eastern

Ton Pentre

BR Phillips

JL Morgan

258
53

ditto

Lady Windsor

Ynysybwl

TH Harding

1049
190

ditto

Maindy

Ystrad

BR Phillips

255
60

ditto

ditto (Level)

ditto

ditto

T Thomas

59
7

ditto

Park No.1

 

ditto No.2

ditto Sinking Pit

Treorchy

 

ditto

ditto

WD Jenkins

 

ditto

ditto

HJD Price

HT Jones

DJ Williams

ditto

ditto

1297
268

JL Owen, 118 Williams St., Ystrad Rhondda Pentre (Rhondda)

Nantwyddon

Ystrad

2
1

Penrikyber Navigation Colliery Co. Ltd., Penrhiwceiber, Mountain Ash

Penrikyber Nos.1,2&3 Pits

Penrhiwceiber

RV Phillips

T Tipper

Wm. Hammond

Wm. Jones

Wm. Davies

1342
214

Mrs. JD Phillips, Oakfield, Llantwit-Fardre, Puntypridd

Pentwyn Level

Tonypandy

10
7

Exors. of P Phillips Greenmeadow, Nelson, Treharris

Mountain Level

Geelisaer

Developing. Not worked since 1936

-
-

Powell Duffryn Associated Collieries Ltd., Ystrad, Mynach, Hengoed

Aberaman & Abercwmboi

Aberdare

W Moore

A Banyard

710
73

ditto

Aberaman Clay (Level)

ditto

ditto

ditto

73
3

ditto

Abergorki

Montain Ash

TJ James

M Jones

245
25

ditto

River Level

Aberdare

JTB Welbourn

WJ Thomas

726
82

ditto

Albion

Pontypridd

JW Jordan

MG Hann

1089
181

ditto

Anthony

Pandy

Penygraig

ditto

J Whitticombe

ditto

DS Evans

ditto

385

24

92

4

ditto

Bertie

Trefor

Hafod

ditto

R Rutherford

ditto

TE Edwards

EW Watkins

802

461

179

97

ditto

Blaenclydach Drift

Blaenclydach

H Williams

Theo. Deere

504
72

ditto

Bwllfa Dare No.1

Aberdare

AS Rose

O James

471
107

ditto

ditto no.2

ditto

GB Barling

J Thomas

F Forey

773
121

ditto

ditto No.3

ditto

diito

Closed since 5/36

9
1

ditto

Cambrian Navigation No.1

ditto No.2

ditto No.3

ditto No.4

Clydach Vale

ditto

ditto

ditto

DJ Jones

ditto

ditto

ditto

TA Howells

 

GA Allen

RJ Isaac

343

 

-

1163

59

 

-

201

ditto

Castle (Pumping)

Cethin (ventilation

Troedyrhiw

Abercanaid

T Jones

ditto

H Johns

ditto

5
5

ditto

Cwmaman

Fforchwen

Trewen

Aberdare

ditto

ditto

WS Jones

dittop

ditto

11
16

ditto

Cwm Cynon

Mountain Ash

RC Morgan

T Thomas

616
93

ditto

Cwm. Margaret

ditto Mildred

Maritime

Lantwit Fardre

ditto

ditto

W Hannaford

diitto

ditto

E Moore

WG Short

T Collins

616

448

553

93

112

92

ditto

Cwmneol

Cwmaman

TJ Hughes

R Daves

484
68

ditto

Deep Duffryn

Navigation

Mountain Ash

ditto

GS Morgan

TJ James

DE Harris

TS Jones

866

221

102

222

ditto

Dowlais Cardiff

Abercynon

AE Hiscox

A Moore

Ben Davies

1571
356

ditto

Ely (pumping)

Penygraig

J Whitticombe

-
-

ditto

Ferndale No.1

Ferndale

AL Green

S Thomas

248
-

ditto

ditto No.5

ditto

ditto

David Thomas

565
131

ditto

ditto No.6

ditto No.7

Tylorstown

ditto

ditto

Both temporarily closed

23
13

ditto

ditto No.8

ditto No.9

ditto

ditto

FE Hannah

ditto

 

E Davies

683
92

ditto

Fforchaman

Cwmaman

WS Jones

DT James

722
105

ditto

Gilfach (Shaft)

Bargoed

D Williams

DJ Morgan

3
3

ditto

Graig Nos.1&2

Merthyr Tydfil

T Jones

JI Griffiths

Included in S Duffryn

Included in S Duffryn

ditto

Groesfaen

Bargoed

E Morgan

JE Williams

T Skidmore

1010
271

ditto

Hafod No.1

Hafod

R Rutherford

Ventilating

-
-

ditto

Lady Lewis

Ynyshir

ditto

ditto

-
-

ditto

Llanharan North & South

Llanharran

J Gregor

JA Veysey

707
148

ditto

Llantrissant North & South & House Coal

Llantrissant

D Davies

24
25

ditto

Llwynhelig (Slant)

Cwmdare

Gilbert B Barling

No coal raised since 1934

2
-

ditto

Llwynypia No.1

Llwynypia

T Williams

E Richards

196
60

ditto

ditto No.2

ditto

ditto

A Thomas

231
73

ditto

ditto No.4

ditto

ditto

Watercourse only

-
-

ditto

ditto No.6

ditto

ditto

Ventilation shaft

-
-

ditto

Lower Duffryn

Mountain Ash

TJ Hughes

Not worked since 9/27

5
2

ditto

Mardy Nos.1&2

ditto Nos.3&4

Mardy

ditto

JS Evans

ditto

Closed since 7/32

-

388

-

59

ditto

Merthyr Dare (Level)

Aberdare

GB Barling

Closed since 6/31

1
-

ditto

Merthyr Vale No.1

ditto No.2

Merthyr Vale

ditto

T Roderick

ditto

DG Hemmant

Ed. Davies

591

418

130

101

ditto

Nantrodyn (formerly Bwllfa Level)

Merthyr Tydfil

T Jones

Temproarily closed

-
-

ditto

New Drifts Nos.1&2

Hirwain

GA Watson

No coal raised since 12/32

1
-

ditto

Ogilvie

Deri

WH Knibbs

T Carthlew

1011
225

ditto

Penallta No.1 Pit

ditto No.2 Pit

Hengoed

ditto

HJ Widdowson

ditto

S Thomas

Ivor L Foster

2000
354

ditto

Pidwellt (Level)

Rhymney

TJ Rogers

TE Jones

104
21

ditto

Rhymney Merthyr No.2

Pontlottyn

ditto

CH Clarke

411
70

ditto

South Duffryn No.1

ditto No.2

Merthyr Tydfil

ditto

T Jones

ditto

JI Griffiths

H John

351

94

101

ditto

Taff Rhondda

Nantgarw

T Thomas

Developing

22
41

ditto

Tir Herbert (Slant) & Coronation Lavel

Hirwain

Issac L Davies

T Jenkins

271
50

ditto

Tower (Slant0 & No.3 Drift

ditto

GA Watson

Evan Bryant

1115
179

ditto

Tymawr

Pontypridd

HN Forbes

D Thomas

646
130

ditto

Windsor

Abertridwr

WJ Badger

J Campbell

T Badham

890
182

ditto

Ynysfaio Nos.3&4

Treherbert

Pumping station

1
3

Rees Price 58 Bailey St., Deri, Bargoed

Old Cil-Haul Level (Cwm)

Deri

Not worked since 1936

-
-

 Glamorgan (east) (R-Y)