Peak District Mines Historical Society Ltd.

Peak District Mines Historical Society Ltd.

Tyrone's Mining Industry in 1896 - A List of Coal Mines

Britain's Active Mining History Society

From the Tables compiled by John Gerrard, H.M.Inspector for the Manchester District in his Report for 1896


List of Mines worked under the Coal Mines Regulation Act, in Co. Tyrone, Province of Ulster, during the Year 1896.

Name of Mine
Situation
Owner and Postal Address
Manager

Under-
Manager
Workers
Minerals Worked
Remarks
U/G
Sur.
Derry
Coalisland
John McNally, Cookstown, Co. Tyrone
John McNally

14
6
Coal

Derry
Coalisland
Ulster Fireclay Co., Coalisland, Dungannon
John M'Nally

8
3
Coal & Fireclay

Dungannon
Dungannon
Dungannon Coal Co. Ltd., Dungannon, Co. Tyrone; Agent: Donald Munro, 5, Cross Street, Manchester
William McKay

67
28
Coal

Total
89
37

The initial letters attached to the word "Coal" in the column "Minerals Worked" indicate the kind of Coal produced, as C Coking Coal; G Gas Coal; H Household Coal; M Manufacturing Coal; S Steam Coal.

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