Peak District Mines Historical Society Ltd.

Peak District Mines Historical Society Ltd.

Cork's Mining Industry in 1896 - A List of Metalliferous 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 Metalliferous Mines Regulation Act, in Co. Cork, Province of Munster, during the Year 1896.

Name of Mine
Situation
Owner and Postal Address
Agent
Workers
Minerals Worked
U/G
Sur.
Ardragh
Scart
Peter Brown, Colomane, Bantry, Co. Cork
A. Foster
10
13
Barytes. Abandoned
Deriganagh
Bantry
Peter Brown, Colomane, Bantry, Co. Cork
A. Foster


Barytes. Abandoned
Duneen Bay
Clonakilty
J. Cameron, Swan, and Co., 4, St. Nicholas Buildings, Newcastle-on-Tyne
J. Cardew
19
47
Barytes
Dereenalomane
Bantry
J. Cameron, Swan, and Co., 4, St. Nicholas Buildings, Newcastle-on-Tyne
J. Cardew


Barytes
Mount Gabriel
Schull
Mount Gabriel Barytes and Umber Co., Schull, Co. Cork
Arthur Cave
10
34
Barytes
Total
39
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