Peak District Mines Historical Society Ltd.

Peak District Mines Historical Society Ltd.

Wiltshire's Mining Industry in 1896 - A List of Bath Stone Mines

Britain's Active Mining History Society

From the Tables compiled by Joseph S. Martin, H.M. Inspector for the South Western District in his Report for 1896


List of Bath Stone Mines worked under the Metalliferous Mines Regulation Act, in Wiltshire, during the Year 1896.

Name of Mine
Situation
Owner and Postal Address
Agent
Workers
Minerals Worked
U/G
Sur.
Box (No. 4), Pictor and Sons, Randall and Saunders, S.R. Stone, and Marsh and Co.
Box
The Bath Stone Firms Ltd., Bath

6
1
Stone
Box (No. 6), Stone Bros. Ltd., (Under Brown)
Box
The Bath Stone Firms Ltd., Bath

8
1
Stone
Clift
Box
The Bath Stone Firms Ltd., Bath

43
19
Stone
Corsham (No. 6), Pictor and Sons Ltd., (Under Northey)
Corsham
The Bath Stone Firms Ltd., Bath

96
11
Stone
Corsham (No. 6), Stone Bros. Ltd. (Under Brown)
Corsham
The Bath Stone Firms Ltd., Bath

7
1
Stone
Corsham Down
Corsham
Yockney and Co., Corsham

86
3
Stone
Dapstone
Monkton Farleigh
The Bath Stone Firms Ltd., Bath

15
3
Stone
Drum
Monkton Farleigh
The Bath Stone Firms Ltd., Bath

29
6
Stone
Farleigh Down
Monkton Farleigh
The Bath Stone Firms Ltd., Bath

49
8
Stone
Farleigh Down
Monkton Farleigh
The Bath Stone Firms Ltd., Bath

40
8
Stone
Grip Hill
Bradford
I. Jones, Bradford



Stone
Hartham, No. 1
Box
Marsh, Son, and Gibbs, Box

7
0
Stone
Hartham, No. 2
Box
Marsh, Son, and Gibbs, Box

41
0
Stone
Huddeswell
Corsham
The Bath Stone Firms Ltd., Bath

14
2
Stone
Kingsdown
Box
The Bath Stone Firms Ltd., Bath

4
0
Stone
Kingsdown
Box
G. Butt, Kingsdown, Box

5
0
Stone
Kingsdown
Box
Marsh, Son, and Gibbs, Box

3
0
Stone
Limpley Stoke
Limpley Stoke
The Bath Stone Firms Ltd., Bath

0
2
Stone, Not Worked in 1896
Limpley Stoke
Limpley Stoke
The Bath Stone Firms Ltd., Bath

0
0
Stone, Not Worked in 1896
Limpley Stoke
Limpley Stoke
The Bath Stone Firms Ltd., Bath

0
1
Stone, Not Worked in 1896
Limpley Stoke
Limpley Stoke
J.W. Soane and Co., 15, York St., Bath

13
0
Stone, Not Working
Lower Hill
Box
The Bath Stone Firms Ltd., Bath

17
4
Stone
Monks Park
Corsham
The Bath Stone Firms Ltd., Bath

64
7
Stone
Monks Park
Corsham
The Bath Stone Firms Ltd., Bath

37
4
Stone
Park Lane
Corsham
The Bath Stone Firms Ltd., Bath

56
7
Stone
Poulton
Bradford
J. Taylor, Bradford

2
2
Stone
Poulton
Bradford
J. Jones, Bradford

0
0
Stone
Ridge
Corsham
The Bath Stone Firms Ltd., Bath

18
4
Stone
Ridge
Corsham
Corsham Quarrying Co., (Lucas and Allard), Corsham

5
2
Stone
Sands
Corsham
Corsham Quarrying Co., (Lucas and Allard), Corsham

21
6
Stone
Spring
Corsham
The Bath Stone Firms Ltd., Bath

12
5
Stone
Tyning
Box
The Bath Stone Firms Ltd., Bath

4
1
Stone
Westwood
Corsham
The Bath Stone Firms Ltd., Bath

0
1
Stone. Not worked in 1896
Westwood
Bradford
W. Godwin, Bradford

13
0
Stone
Total
715
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