Peak District Mines Historical Society Ltd.

Peak District Mines Historical Society Ltd.

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

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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 Metalliferous Mines Regulation Act, in Co. Wicklow, Province of Leinster, during the Year 1896.

Name of Mine
Situation
Owner and Postal Address
Agent
Workers
Minerals Worked
U/G
Sur.
Ballygahan
Ovoca
The Trustees of the Rev. Richd. C. Hallowes, Arklow



Copper Precipitate. Discontinued
Ballymurtagh
Ovoca
Edward Breslin, J.P., Bray



Copper Ore. Discontinued
Cronebane and Tigroney
Ovoca
Cronebane and Tigroney Mining Co., A.C. McGregar, Annesley Bridge, Dublin
Captain James Higgins
29
11
Iron Pyrites, Cupreous Pyrites, and Ochre
Luganure: Ballyfunshogue and Foxrock
Glenmalure and Luganure, Glendalough
Wyndham H. Wynne and Albert A. Wynne, Luganure Mines, Glendalough, Rathdrum, Co. Wicklow
Captain Henry Earl
5
4
Lead Ore
Total
34
15

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