Peak District Mines Historical Society Ltd.

Peak District Mines Historical Society Ltd.

South Staffordshire's Mining Industry in 1896 - A List of Metalliferous Mines

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From the Tables compiled by W. Beattie Scott, H.M. Inspector for the South Stafford District in his Report for 1896


List of Mines worked under the Metalliferous Mines Regulation Act, in South Staffordshire, during the Year 1896.

Name of Mine
Situation
Owner and Postal Address
Agent
Workers
Minerals Worked
U/G
Sur.
Daw End
Walsall
The Daw End Lime Co., Daw End, Walsall
G. Strongitharm
16
16
Silurian Limestone
Hatherton
Walsall
Geo. L. Lavender, Hatherton Street, Walsall
H. Tolley
15
10
Silurian Limestone
Phoenix
Walsall
John Brawn, Daw End, Walsall

9
10
Silurian Limestone
Wren's Nest, West
Dudley
The Earl of Dudley, Priory Offices, Dudley
G.H. Claughton - J.H. Wainwright, Manager
13
3
Silurian Limestone
Total
53
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