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(Detached part of) Lancashire's Mining Industry in 1896 - A List of Metalliferous Mines

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From the Tables compiled by John L. Hedley, H.M.Inspector for the Newcastle District in his Report for 1896


List of Mines worked under the Metalliferous Mines Regulation Act, in (Detached part of) Lancashire, during the Year 1896.

Name of Mine
Situation
Owner and Postal Address
Agent
Workers
Minerals Worked
Remarks
U/G
Sur.
Askam
Askam
Kennedy Bros., Ulverston
Jas. Hamer
175
47
Iron Ore (Red Hematite)

Askam
Askam
Millom and Askam Iron Co. Ltd., Millom, Cumberland
Jas. Ashworth
20
4
Iron Ore (Red Hematite)

Berkune
Lindal
Wigan Coal and Iron Co. Ltd., Ulverston
Jas. Hodgson
36
27
Iron Ore (Red Hematite)

Broad Moss
Tilberthwaite
Buttermere Green Slate Co. Ltd., Keswick
B. Johns
3
0
Slate

Caw Crag
Ulpha
Dunnerdale Manor Slate and Slab Co. Ltd., Broughton-in-Furness
John C. Wasley
0
0
Slate
Standing
Coniston
Coniston
Coniston Mining Syndicate Ltd., Coniston, R.S.O.
Thos. Warsop
0
0
Copper Ore
Standing
Crossgates
Crossgates
Harrison Ainslie and Co. Ltd., Lindal, Ulverston
Edmund Ray
86
35
Iron Ore (Red Hematite)

Dalton
Dalton
Millom and Askam Iron Co. Ltd., Millom, Cumberland
Jas. Ashworth
109
79
Iron Ore (Red Hematite)

Elliscales
Dalton
Elliscales Mining Co. Ltd., Lowther St., Whitehaven
John G. Selkirk
60
15
Iron Ore (Red Hematite)

Goldscope
Coniston
Coniston Mining Syndicate Co. Ltd., Coniston, R.S.O.
Thos. Warsop
4
4
Slate

Lindal Moor
Lindal Moor
Harrison Ainslie and Co. Ltd., Lindal, Ulverston
Edmund Ray
328
147
Iron Ore (Red Hematite)

Lindal Cote
Lindal
Harrison Ainslie and Co. Ltd., Lindal, Ulverston
Edmund Ray
39
13
Iron Ore (Red Hematite)

Mouzell
Dalton
Millom and Askam Iron Co. Ltd., Millom, Cumberland
Jas. Ashworth
105
61
Iron Ore (Red Hematite)

Parrack End
Tilberthwaite
Buttermere Green Slate Co. Ltd., Keswick
B. Johns
12
25
Slate

Park
Dalton
Barrow Hematite Steel Co. Ltd., Dalton-in-Furness
Wm. Kellett
405
196
Iron Ore (Red Hematite)

Pennington
Green Lane
Barrow Hematite Steel Co. Ltd., Dalton-in-Furness
Wm. Kellett


Iron Ore (Red Hematite)
Included in Whitriggs
Penny Rigg
Tilberthwaite
Coniston Mining Syndicate Ltd., Coniston, R.S.O.
Thos. Warsop
4
0
Slate

Plumpton
Ulverston
North Lonsdale Iron and Steel Co. Ltd., Ulverston
E.G. Tosh
4
3
Iron Ore (Red Hematite)

Roanhead
Dalton
Kennedy Bros., Ulverston
Jas. Hamer
152
149
Iron Ore (Red Hematite)

Saddlestone
Coniston Fell
T. & J. Mandell, Coniston, R.S.O.
J. Mandell
14
15
Slate

Sandscale
Dalton
Kennedy Bros., Ulverston
Jas. Hamer
3
4
Iron Ore (Red Hematite)

Stainton
Stainton
Barrow Hematite Steel Co. Ltd., Dalton-in-Furness
Wm. Kellett
3
0
Iron Ore (Red Hematite)

Stainton Ground
Dunnerdale
Wm. Casson, Ulpha, Broughton-in-Furness
Wm. Casson
2
0
Slate

Stank
Barrow
Barrow Hematite Steel Co. Ltd., Dalton-in-Furness
Wm. Kellett
355
150
Iron Ore (Red Hematite)

Thwaite Flatt
Dalton
Millom and Askam Iron Co. Ltd., Millom, Cumberland
Jas. Ashworth


Iron Ore (Red Hematite)
Standing
Urswick
Urswick
Parkside Mining Co., 36, King Street, Whitehaven
Geo. Scoular


Iron Ore (Red Hematite)
Exploring
Walna Scar
Seathwaite
Walna Scar Slate Co., Coniston
Wm. Bell
6
6
Slate

Whitriggs
Lindal
Barrow Hematite Steel Co. Ltd., Balton-in-Furness
Wm. Kellett
38
17
Iron Ore (Red Hematite)
Total
1963
997

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