Peak District Mines Historical Society Ltd.

Peak District Mines Historical Society Ltd.

West Lancashire's Mining Industry in 1896 - A List of Stone Mines

Britain's Active Mining History Society

From the Tables compiled by Henry Hall, H.M. Inspector for the Liverpool District in his Report for 1896


List of Stone Mines worked under the Metalliferous Mines Regulation Act, in West Lancashire, during the Year 1896.

Name of Mine
Situation
Owner and Postal Address
Agent
Workers
Minerals Worked
U/G
Sur.
Crisp Delf
Dalton
William Marsh, Crisp Delf, Dalton, near Wigan

6
13
Stone
Lawn's Delf
Upholland
John Laithwaite, Lawns Delf Works, Orrell, near Wigan
John Laithwaite
6
7
Stone
Total
12
20

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