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COLLIERIES OF THE UNITED KINGDOM AT WORK IN 1869

ENGLAND

COAL MINING HISTORY RESOURCE CENTRE

LIST OF MINES 1869


 NORTH AND EAST LANCASHIRE (collieries A-G)

COLLIERY
SITUATION
OWNER

Agecroft

Pendlebury, Manchester

Andrew Knowles and Sons

Albert

Westhoughton, Bolton

John Gerrard

Athham

Altham

William Edward Taylor

Anderton Hall

Blackrod

Dewhurst, Hoyle and Smethurst.

Ashtons Field

Little Hulton

Bridgewater Trustees.

Aspin

Rochdale

Richard and William Stott.

Banford Closes

Wolstenholme

Samuel Lord and Brothers.

Back o'th' Height

Over Darwin

John and Ralph Holden.

Bagslate Moor

Bagslate

William Beny.

Bank

Little Hulton

Exors of John Wright.

ditto Hall

Burnley

George Hargeaves and Co.

ditto Hey

Wardle, Rochdale

Edmund Fairburn.

ditto House

Crompton, Oldham

Oldham, Middleton and Rochdale Colliery Co Ltd.

ditto

Bagslate, Rochdale

Bankhouse Colliery Co.

ditto

Bagslate

ditto

ditto Top

Radcliffe, Manchester

Knowles and Hall.

Bardsley

Ashton-under-Lyne

Bardsley Coal Co.

Barracks

Little Hulton

Bridgewater Trustees.

Belthorn

Oswaldtwistle

Thomas Simpson and Co.

Bents

Little Lever, Bolton

Thomas Fletcher.

Birtle Dean

Birtle, Bury

Thomas Ramsbottom and Sons.

Black Moss

Radcliffe, Manchester

Thomas Fletcher.

Blackrod

Blackrod

Thomas Whaley.

Blainscough Hall

Coppull, Chorley

James Darlington.

Boarshaw

Middleton, Manchester

Oldham, Middleton and Rochdale Colliery Co Ltd.

Botany Bay

Clifton, Manchester

Clifton and Kersley Co.

Bower

Hollinwood

Messrs Marland.

Brandwood Moor

Cowpe, Waterfoot

James Brearley and Son.

ditto

ditto

Edward Ashworth and Co.

Bradford

Bradford, Manchester

Bradford Colliery Co.

Breighmet

Little Lever, Bolton

James Hardcastle.

ditto

Breightmet

Thomas Fletcher.

Brex

Lower Whitwell

Hargreaves, Ashworth and Co.

Bridge Mills

Whitworth, Rochdale

Ralph Rawstron.

Bridgewater

Worsley

Bridgwater Trustees.

Brimrod

Rochdale

Brimrod Colliery Co.

Brinsop Hall

Westhoughton

Brinsop Hall Colliery Co.

Britannia

Bacup

Townsend and Co.

Broad Oak and Moss

Ashton-under-Lyne

Fairbottom Colliery Co.

Broadfield

Oswaldtwistle, Accrington

Thomas Simpson and Co.

ditto

Westleigh

John Speakman.

Brotherod

Catley Lane, Rochdale

HH Fishwick and Co.

Broomstair

Denton, Manchester

Leigh and Bradbury.

Buckley Lane

Little Hulton

Bridgewater Trustees.

Bulls Head

Moorside, Oldham

Thomas Mellodew and Co.

Burgess Land

Little Hulton

Bridgewater Trustees.

Burnt Hills

Wholaw Nook, Burnley

George Hargeaves and Co.

Bus

Clifton. Manchester

Clifton and Kersley Co.

Butterworth Hall

Milnrow, Rochdale

Richd. and Wm. Stott.

Cartridge Nook

Wardle, Rochdale

James Dearden.

Cat Hole

Broad Oak, Accrington

Hargreaves, Ashworth and Co.

Chadwick Hall

Rochdale

Roscow and Lord.

Chamber

Hillinwood

Chamber Colliery Co.

Change, Greave Clough and Lawick

Bacup

George Maxwell.

Chanters

Atherton

John Fletcher and Co.

Cheesden Bar

Bury

John Haworth.

Chelburn

Littleborough

Rochdale Brick and Tile Co Ltd.

Clamerclough Pottery

Farnworth

John Gerrard and Son.

Clayton

Clayton. Manchester

Leigh and Bradbury.

Cleggswood Pottery

Farnworth

John Gerrad and Son.

Clifton Hall

Clifton, Manchester

Andrew Knowles and Sons.

ditto Moss

ditto

ditto

Clough Head Brickworks

Todmorden

Thos. Temperley.

Cob House and Lark Mount

Birtle, Bury

ED Milnes and Brother.

Cockey Moor

Ratcliffe, Manchester

Rylands and Sons.

Combermere

Tyldesley

Tyldesley Colliery Co.

Coppull Hall

Coppull

Norley Hall Colliery Co.

Coppy

Cliviger, Burnley

Cliviger Coal Co.

Coney

Over Darwin

Coney Colliery Co.

ditto

ditto

Taylor and Holden.

Cornfield

Gawthorp

George Hargreaves and Co.

Cragg

Bacup

Butterworth and Brooks.

Cranberry Moss

Entwistle, Bolton

James Barlow.

Crook Bank

Wardle, Rochdale

Charles Crossley.

Cross Hillock

Astley

Astley and Tyldesley Coal and Salt Co Ltd.

Crow Knowl

Crompton, Oldham

Edmund Butterworth and Sons.

ditto Nest

Milnrow

Roscow and Lord.

Darcy Lever

Darcy Lever

Darcy Lever Coal Co.

Dean

Water Rossendale

Hargreaves, Ashworth and Co.

Deansgreave

Bacup

John Lord.

Dearnley

Rochdale

Schofield and Co.

Deplh

Middle Hulton

Bridgewater Trustees.

Denton

Denton, Manchester

Peter Rothwell.

Denton Lane and Ferney Field

Chadderton

Chamber Colliery Co.

Dock

Ashton-under-Lyne

Fairbottom Colliery Co.

Doffcocker and Vallets

Halliwell, Bolton

Thomas Cross.

Dogshaw

Over Darwen

Eccles, Shorrock Bros and Co.

Dootson Vauze

Blackrod

Samuel Leather.

Duckworth Hall

Oswaldtwistle

Thos. Simpson and Co.

Dunkenlag Park

Chirch, Accrington

Exors. of Joseph Barnes.

Duxbury and Chorley

Chorley

Thos. White.

Edge Fold

Worsley

Bridgewater Trustees.

Ellenbrook

Tyldesley

ditto

Elpit Edge

Butterworth

James Leach.

Elton

Elton, Bury

William Thornton Parks.

Farnworth Bridge

Little Lever, Bolton

Andrew Knowles and Sons.

Fearnyside

ditto

ditto

Flash

Eccleshill

Eccleshill Coal and Coke Co.

Foggs

Darcy Lever, Bolton

Andrew Knowles and Sons.

Foxclough

Colne

George Hargreaves and Co.

Freeholds

Walsden, Todmorden.

Reuben Haigh and Co.

ditto Rock View

Whitworth

Abraham Hill.

Gannow

Habergam

George Hargreaves and Co.

Gatley

Tyldesley

Thomas Fletcher.

Gibfield

Atherton

John Fletcher and Co.

Glodwick

Oldham

James Collinge and Co.

Great Boys

Tyldesley

Thomas Fletcher.

ditto Harwood

Accrington

Exors. of Richard Fort.

ditto Lever

Great Lever

Earl of Bradford.

Greave

Bacup

Townsend and Co.

ditto New

ditto

Exors of James Law.

Greenacres

Oldham

Lees and Co.

Green Booth and Knowl

Wolstenholme

James Butterworth and Son.

Grime Bridge

Middle Whitwell

Hargreaves, Ashworth and Co.

NE Lancs. (H-O)