Peak District Mines Historical Society Ltd.

Peak District Mines Historical Society Ltd.

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

Britain's Active Mining History Society

From the Tables compiled by C. Le Neve Foster, H.M. Inspector for the North Wales District in his Report for 1896


List of Mines worked under the Metalliferous Mines Regulation Act, in Surrey, during the Year 1896.

Name of Mine
Situation
Owner and Postal Address
Agent
Workers
Minerals Worked
U/G
Sur.
Brockham
Betchworth
Brockham Brick Co. Ltd., Brockham, Betchworth, R.S.O., Surrey
Alfred Bishop


Hearthstone. Suspended
Capenor
Nutfield
James Hudson, Capenor, Nutfield, Surrey
John Nye


Sand
Cawley's Mines
Betchworth
Claude W. Cawley, Nutfield, near Red Hill, Surrey
C.W. Cawley
9
3
Hearthstone
Colley
Reigate
David Pitt and Son, Reigate, Surrey
D. Pitt, jun.
5
13
Sand
Godstone
Godstone
Mrs. K. Brotherton, 19, Clyde Road, Croydon
R. Streer
10
0
Hearthstone
Park Lane
Reigate
Lady Henry Somerset; Address: F.H. Pollen, R.N., Priory Estate Office, Reigate
F.H. Pollen, R.N.
2
0
Sand
Total
26
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