Peak District Mines Historical Society Ltd.

Peak District Mines Historical Society Ltd.

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

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From the Tables compiled by W.N. Atkinson, H.M. Inspector for the North Staffordshire District in his Report for 1896


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

Name of Mine
Situation
Owner and Postal Address
Agent
Workers
Minerals Worked
U/G
Sur.
Ecton
Ashbourne
Duke of Devonshire



Standing
Fauld
Hanbury
Peter Ford and Sons, Uttoxeter

38
28
Gypsum
Fauld
Hanbury
J.C. Staton and Co., Burton-on-Trent
J.C. Staton
34
22
Gypsum
Jarrs Nick
Hollington
Hy. Seal and Co., Normanton, Yorks.

8
3
Sandstone
Oxhay
Congleton
C.G. Myatt, The Oxhay, Biddulph near Congleton

3
4
Blue Grit Stone
Total
83
57

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