Peak District Mines Historical Society Ltd.

Peak District Mines Historical Society Ltd.

(North Riding of) Yorkshire's Mining Industry in 1896 - A List of Coal and Ironstone Mines

Britain's Active Mining History Society

From the Tables compiled by R.D. Bain, H.M.Inspector for the Durham District in his Report for 1896


List of Mines worked under the Coal Mines Regulation Act, in the North Riding of Yorkshire, during the Year 1896.

Name of Mine
Situation
Owner and Postal Address
Manager

Under-
Manager
Workers
Minerals Worked
Remarks
U/G
Sur.
Aysdalegate
Guisbrough
Exors. of Wm. Barningham, Darlington




Ironstone
Standing
Boosbeck
Guisbrough
Clay Lane Iron Co. Ltd., Saltburn-by-the Sea
A. Gray



Ironstone
Persons employed included in South Skelton
Brotton
Saltburn
Morrison and Co., Brotton, Saltburn-by-the Sea
P.J.H. Stanton
Jos. Coulson
291
32
Ironstone

Carlin How
Saltburn
Bell Bros. Ltd., Middlesborough
A. Varty
Wm. Carter
116
30
Ironstone

Chaloner
Guisbrough
Bolckow, Vaughan and Co. Ltd., Middlesborough
John Thomson
M. Hunter


Ironstone
Persons employed included in Eston
Cotterdale
Wensleydale
G. Broderick, Hawes, R.S.O., York
G. Broderick
J. Metcalfe
6
1
Coal, H

Eston
Middlesborough
Bolckow, Vaughan and Co. Ltd., Middlesborough
John Thomson
J. Dunn
992
231
Ironstone

Farndale
Kirby Moorside
Farndale Iron Co., Kirby Moorside, Yorkshire




Ironstone
Standing
Grinkle
Port Mulgrave
Palmer's Ship-building and Iron Co. Ltd., Newcastle-on-Tyne
John Bruce
George Adamson
68
42
Ironstone

Huntcliffe
Saltburn
Bell Brothers Limited, Middlesborough
D.W. Dixon
Wm. Matson
88
21
Ironstone

Kilton
Saltburn
Walker, Maynard and Co., Middlesborough
Ralph Clough

13
57
Ironstone

Lingdale
Saltburn
Pease and Partners Ltd., Darlington
C. Heslop
Thos. Raisbeck
121
52
Ironstone

Liverton
Saltburn
Cargo Fleet Iron Co. Ltd., Middlesborough
H. Walker
Wm. Saunders
135
72
Ironstone

Loftus
Saltburn
Pease and Partners Ltd., Middlesborough
W. Moore
Thos. Forrest
676
105
Ironstone

Long Acres
Saltburn
Bolckow, Vaughan and Co. Ltd., Middlesborough
John Thomson
R.H. Bell
185
34
Ironstone

Lumpsey
Saltburn
Bell Bros. Ltd., Middlesborough
D.W. Dixon
John Chapman
281
56
Ironstone

Normanby
Middlesborough
Cargo Fleet Iron Co. Ltd., Middlesborough
W. Walker
John Nelson
49
11
Ironstone

North Loftus
Saltburn
Pease and Partners Ltd., Middlesborough
W. Moore

10
29
Ironstone

North Skelton
Saltburn
Bolckow, Vaughan and Co. Ltd., Middlesborough
John Thomson
Robt. Ranson
266
54
Ironstone

Preston
Preston Moor
C. Hird, Fremington, Richmond, Yorks.
C. Hird

3
1
Coal, M

Punchard
Whaw
Jos. Caygill, Whaw, Arkendale, Richmond, Yorks.
Jos. Caygill

4
0
Coal, H

Rosedale, East
Rosedale Abbey
Carlton Iron Co. Ltd., Carlton, Ferry Hill, Durham
F.J.H. Lascelles
Robinson Marshall
206
22
Ironstone

Rosedale, West
Rosedale Abbey
Carlton Iron Co. Ltd., Carlton, Ferry Hill, Durham
F.J.H. Lascelles
Francis Smith
110
11
Ironstone

Skelton
Guisbrough
Bell Bros. Ltd., Middlesborough
Thos. Varty
Robert Harle
203
34
Ironstone

Skelton Park
Guisbrough
Bell Bros. Ltd., Middlesborough
Thos. Varty
George Watson
428
90
Ironstone

Slapewath
Guisbrough
Sir B. Samuelson and Co. Ltd., Middlesborough
Wm. Charlton
James Thompson
189
35
Ironstone

South Skelton
Guisbrough
Clay Lane Iron Co. Ltd., Saltburn-by-the-Sea
A. Gray
Wm. Armstrong
231
44
Ironstone

Spa
Guisbrough
Gjers, Mills and Co., Middlesborough
Jno. Tate
Jno. Tate, jun.
61
9
Ironstone

Spa Wood
Guisbrough
Sir B. Samuelson and Co. Ltd., Middlesborough
Wm. Charlton
James Thompson


Ironstone
Persons employed included in Slapewath
Stanghow
Guisbrough
Cochrane and Co., St. John's Chambers, Newcastle-on-Tyne
H. Walker
Robt. Cuthbertson
226
87
Ironstone

Tan Hill
Swaledale
Tan Hill Colliery Co., Tan Hill, Keld, Reeth, Richmond, Yorks.
G.W. Harker
James Ruken
9
2
Coal, H

Upleatham, "East Side Winning", "Main Winning" and "West Side Winning"
Saltburn
Pease and Partners Ltd., Darlington
C. Heslop
Wm. Durance, "East Side" and "Main" Winnings
Wm. Howe, "West Side Winning"
361
103
Ironstone

Upsal
Middlesborough
Bolckow, Vaughan and Co. Ltd., Middlesborough
John Thomson
J. McDougal


Ironstone
Persons employed included in Eston
Waterfall
Guisbrough
Cargo Fleet Iron Co. Ltd., Middlesborough
John Cowie

21
36
Ironstone

Wilton
Middlesborough
Bolckow, Vaughan and Co. Ltd., Middlesborough
John Thomson
Rob. Carter


Ironstone
Persons employed included in Eston
Total
5349
1301

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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