Peak District Mines Historical Society Ltd.

Peak District Mines Historical Society Ltd.

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

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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 Montgomeryshire, during the Year 1896.

Name of Mine
Situation
Owner and Postal Address
Agent
Workers
Minerals Worked
U/G
Sur.
Cae Conroy and Llanerchyraur
Llanbrynmair
Sir John Conroy, Bart., Balliol College, Oxford
Thomas Owen
2
0
Lead Ore
Cwm Dwla
Chirbury
Cliff Dale Barytes Co., Minsterley, Salop
W. Yelland
2
0
Barytes
Dylife or Blaentwymyn
Llanbrynmair
Sir W.W. Wynn, Bart., c/o Evan Evans, Dylife, Llanbrynmair
Evan Evans


Lead Ore. Suspended
North and South Llangynog
Llangynog
C.B. Robinson, Little Bekesbourne, Llangynog, Oswestry



Lead Ore. Suspended
Rhiwarth
Llangynog
Owen Roberts, Llangynog, Oswestry
O. Roberts
4
9
Slate
Rhiwgwreiddyn
Esgair Geiliog, Machynlleth
Towyn Co. Ltd., Highgate Square, Birmingham
Jeremiah Williams
21
29
Slate
Van
Llanidloes
Edward Wood and others, Rhayader
John Paull
65
45
Lead Ore
Weston
Chirbury
Cliff Dale Barytes Co., Minsterley, Salop
W. Yelland
11
2
Barytes
Total
105
85

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