Peak District Mines Historical Society Ltd.

Peak District Mines Historical Society Ltd.

Sussex'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 Sussex, during the Year 1896.

Name of Mine
Situation
Owner and Postal Address
Agent
Workers
Minerals Worked
U/G
Sur.
Black Brooks
Brightling
W.A. Haviland, Brightling Place, Brightling, S.O., Sussex
W.A. Haviland
5
0
Calcareous Sandstone
Perch Hill
Brightling
W.A. Haviland, Brightling Place, Brightling, S.O., Sussex
W.A. Haviland
6
0
Calcareous Sandstone
Subwealden Mine
Battle
Subwealden Gypsum Co. Ltd., Mountfield, Robertsbridge, Sussex
W.J. Kemp
19
41
Gypsum
Woodlands
Netherfield, Battle
S. Crowhurst, Netherfield, Battle
S. Crowhurst
6
5
Calcareous Sandstone
Total
36
46

© This page copyright - PDMHS - 1998