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Reports of H.M. Inspectors of Mines under the Mines and Quarries Acts

(Note: These are very fragile and may only be consulted at the Museum)

 

Reports for 1888

Report of Ralph Moore for the East Scotland District                                                  C 5779
Report of John M. Ronaldson for the West of Scotland District                                   C 5779-i
Report of Thomas Bell for the Durham District                                                            C 5779-ii
Report of Frank N. Wardell for the Yorkshire and Lincolnshire District                        C 5779-v
Report of Joseph Dickinson for the Manchester and Ireland District                            C 5779-v
Report of Henry Hall for the Liverpool District                                                              C 5779-vi
Report of C. Le Neve Foster for the North Wales and Isle of Man District                   C 5779-viii
Report of Thomas Wynne for the North Staffordshire District                                      C 5779-ix
Report of W. Beattie Scott for the South Staffordshire District                                     C 5779-x
Report of Joseph S. Martin for the South Western District                                           C 5779-xi
Report of Joseph T. Robson for the South Wales District                                            C 5779-xii
Report of Archibald E. Pinching for the Cornwall and Devon District                           C 5779-xiii

Reports for 1889

Report of J.B. Atkinson for the East Scotland District                                                   C 6015
Report of John M. Ronaldson for the West of Scotland District                                    C 6015-i
Report of James Willis for the Newcastle District                                                          C 6015-ii
Report of Thomas Bell for the Durham District                                                             C 6015-iii
Report of Frank N. Wardell for the Yorkshire and Lincolnshire District                         C 6015-iv
Report of Joseph Dickinson for the Manchester and Ireland District                             C 6015-v
Report of Henry Hall for the Liverpool District                                                              C 6015-vi
Report of C. Le Neve Foster for the North Wales and Isle of Man District                   C 6015-viii
Report of W. Beattie Scott for the South Staffordshire District                                     C 6015-x
Report of Joseph S. Martin for the South Western District                                           C 6015-xi
Report of Joseph T. Robson for the South Wales District                                            C 6015-xii
Report of Archibald E. Pinching for the Cornwall and Devon District                           C 6015-xiii

Reports for 1890

Report of J.B. Atkinson for the East Scotland District                                                   C 6346
Report of John M. Ronaldson for the West of Scotland District                                    C 6346-i
Report of James Willis for the Newcastle District                                                          C 6346-ii
Report of Thomas Bell for the Durham District                                                             C 6346-iii
Report of Frank N. Wardell for the Yorkshire and Lincolnshire District                        C 6346-iv
Report of Joseph Dickinson for the Manchester and Ireland District                            C 6346-v
Report of Henry Hall for the Liverpool District                                                              C 6346-vi
Report of C. Le Neve Foster for the North Wales and Isle of Man District                   C 6346-viii
Report of W.N. Atkinson for the North Staffordshire District                                        C 6346-ix
Report of W. Beattie Scott for the South Staffordshire District                                    C 6346-x
Report of Joseph S. Martin for the South Western District                                          C 6346-xi
Report of Joseph T. Robson for the South Wales District                                            C 6346-xii
Report of Archibald E. Pinching for the Cornwall and Devon District                           C 6346-xiii

Reports for 1891

Report of C. Le Neve Foster for the North Wales and Isle of Man District                   C 6625
Report of W. Beattie Scott for the South Staffordshire District                                     C 6625-ii
Report of John M. Ronaldson for the West of Scotland District                                    C 6625-iii
Report of J.B. Atkinson for the East Scotland District                                                   C 6625-iv
Report of Thomas Bell for the Durham District                                                             C 6625-v
Report of J.L. Hedley for the Newcastle District                                                           C 6625-vi
Report of Joseph S. Martin for the Cornwall and Devon District                                  C 6625-viii
Report of Henry Hall for the Liverpool District                                                              C 6625-ix
Report of Joseph Dickinson for the Manchester and Ireland District                            C 6625-x
Report of Joseph T. Robson for the South Wales District                                            C 6625-xii
Report of Joseph S. Martin for the South Western District                                           C 6625-xiii

Reports for 1892

Report of J.B. Atkinson for the East Scotland District                                                   C 6986-ii
Report of John M. Ronaldson for the West Scotland District                                        C 6986-iii
Report of Henry Hall for the Liverpool District                                                              C 6986-vii
Report of John Gerrard for the Manchester and Ireland District                                   C 6986-viii
Report of C. Le Neve Foster for the North Wales and Isle of Man District                   C 6986-x
Report of Joseph S. Martin for the South-Western District                                           C 6986-xi
Report of Arthur N. Stokes for the Midland District                                                       C 6986-xii

Reports for 1893

Report of J.B. Atkinson for the East Scotland District                                                   C 7339-ii
Report of J.L. Hedley for the Newcastle District                                                           C 7339-iii
Report of J.M. Ronaldson for the West of Scotland District                                         C 7339-v
Report of Henry Hall for the Liverpool District                                                              C 7339-vii
Report of C. Le Neve Foster for the North Wales and Isle of Man District                  C 7339-ix
Report of Thomas Bell for the Durham District                                                            C 7339-x
Report of Frank N. Wardell for the Yorkshire and Lincolnshire District                       C 7339-xi
Report of John Gerrard for the Manchester and Ireland District                                 C 7339-xii

Reports for 1896

Mineral Statistics of the United Kingdom and Ireland with the Isle of Man (part missing) C 8564
List of Quarries for the United Kingdom (part only)

Reports for 1898

Report of R.D. Bain for the Durham District                                                                   C 9264
Report of W. Beattie Scott for the South Stafford District                                               C 9264-i
Report of J.L. Hedley for the Newcastle District                                                             C 9264-iii
Report of W.N. Atkinson for the North Staffordshire District                                          C 9264-iv
Report of J.M. Ronaldson for the West of Scotland District                                             C 9264-v
Report of Joseph S. Martin for the South-Western District                                              C 9264-vi
Report of John Gerrard for the North and East Lancashire and Ireland District             C 9264-viii
Report of Joseph T. Robson for the South Wales District                                                C 9264-ix
Report of J.B. Atkinson for the East Scotland District                                                     C 9264-x
Report of Frank N. Wardell for the Yorkshire and Lincolnshire District                           C 9264-xii
Mines and Quarries – General Report and Statistics
                  Part 1 – District Statistics                                                                             C 9272
Mines and Quarries – General Report and Statistics
                  Part 2 – Labour                                                                                             C 9517
Mines and Quarries – General Report and Statistics
                  Part 3 – Output                                                                                             C 9527

Reports for 1899

Report of W. Beattie Scott for the South Stafford District                                               Cd 134
Report of J.M. Ronaldson for the West of Scotland District                                             Cd 134-ii
Report of R.D. Bain for the Durham District                                                                  Cd 134-iii
Report of W.N. Atkinson for the North Staffordshire District                                          Cd 134-iv
Report of Joseph S. Martin for the South-Western District                                              Cd 134-ix
Report of Frank N. Wardell for the Yorkshire and Lincolnshire District                           Cd 134-xi
Mines and Quarries – General Report and Statistics
                  Part 1 – District Statistics                                                                             Cd 167
Mines and Quarries – General Report and Statistics
                  Part 2 – Labour (part missing)                                                                     Cd 373
Mines and Quarries – General Report and Statistics
                  Part 3 – Output (part missing)                                                                      ?????

Reports for 1900

Report of W. Beattie Scott for the South Stafford District                                               Cd 535
Report of J.M. Ronaldson for the West of Scotland District                                             Cd 536-1
Report of Joseph T. Robson for the South Wales District                                                Cd 536-ii
Report of R.D. Bain for the Durham District                                                                  Cd 536-iii
Report of Henry Hall for the Liverpool District                                                              Cd 536-iv
Report of W.N. Atkinson for the North Staffordshire District                                          Cd 536-v
Report of J.B. Atkinson for the East of Scotland District                                                 Cd 526-vii
Report of John Gerrard for the North and East of Lancashire and Ireland District             Cd 536-viii
Report of J.L. Hedley for the Newcastle District                                                             Cd 536-ix
Report of Frank N. Wardell for the Yorkshire and Lincolnshire District                           Cd 536-xi
Mines and Quarries – General Report and Statistics
                  Part 1 – District Statistics                                                                             Cd 599
Mines and Quarries – General Report and Statistics
                  Part 2 – Labour                                                                                           Cd 766

Reports for 1901

Report of J.M. Ronaldson for the West Scotland District                                                 Cd 1062
Report of Joseph T. Robson for the Swansea District                                                      Cd 1062-ii
Report of R.D. Bain for the Durham District                                                                  Cd 1062-iv
Report of W.H. Pickering for the Yorkshire and Lincolnshire District                              Cd 1062-v
Report of F.A. Gray for the Cardiff District                                                                    Cd 1062-vi
Report of J.B. Atkinson for the east Scotland District                                                      Cd 1062-vii
Report of Joseph S. Martin for the Southern District                                                       Cd 1062-viii
Report of W.N. Atkinson for the Stafford District                                                           Cd 1062-ix
Report of John Gerrard for the Manchester and Ireland District                                       Cd 1062-x
Mines and Quarries – General Report and Statistics
                  Part 1 – District Statistics                                                                            Cd 1110

Reports for 1903


Report of Robert McLaren for the East Scotland District                                                 Cd 2119
Report of J.M. Ronaldson for the West Scotland District                                                 Cd 2119-i
Report of J.B. Atkinson for the Newcastle District                                                          Cd 2119-ii
Report of R.D. Bain for the Durham District                                                                  Cd 2119-iii
Report of John Gerrard for the Manchester and Ireland District                                       Cd 2119-v
Report of Henry Hall for the Liverpool and North Wales District                                    Cd 2119-vi
Report of W.N. Atkinson for the Stafford District                                                           Cd 2119-viii
Report of F.A. Gray for the Cardiff District                                                                    Cd 2119-ix
Report of Joseph T. Robson for the Swansea District                                                      Cd 2119-x
Mines and Quarries – General Reports and Statistics
                  Part 4 – Colonial and Foreign Statistics                                                        Cd 2119-vi

Reports for 1904

Mines and Quarries – General Reports and Statistics
                  Part 1 – District Statistics                                                                            Cd 2540
Mines and Quarries – General Reports and Statistics
                  Part 2 – Labour                                                                                           Cd 2734
Mines and Quarries – General Reports and Statistics
                  Part 3 – Output                                                                                           Cd 2745

Reports for 1909

Report of Robert McLaren for the East Scotland District                                                 Cd 5177
Report of Thomas H. Mottram for the West Scotland District                                          Cd 5177-i
Report of J.B. Atkinson for the Newcastle District                                                          Cd 5117-ii
Report of R.D. Bain for the Durham District                                                                  Cd 5117-iii
Report of John Gerrard for the Manchester and Ireland District                                       Cd 5117-v
Report of Henry Hall for the Liverpool and North Wales District                                    Cd 5117-vi
Report of Joseph S. Martin for the Southern District                                                       Cd 5117-x

Reports for 1910


Report of W. Walker for the Scotland District                                                                Cd 5676
Report of J.B. Atkinson for the Newcastle District                                                          Cd 5676-i
Report of A.O. Nicholson for the Durham District                                                          Cd 5676-ii
Report of John Gerrard for the Manchester and Ireland District                                       Cd 5676-iv
Report of Thomas H. Mottram for the Liverpool and North Wales District                       Cd 5676-v
Report of W.N. Atkinson for the South Wales District                                                    Cd 5676-vi

Reports for 1911


Report of A.D. Nicholson for the Durham District                                                          Cd 6237-ii
Report of W.H. Pickering for the Yorkshire and North Midlands District (part missing)    Cd 6237-iii
Report of John Gerrard for the Manchester and Ireland District                                       Cd 6237-iv
Report of Thomas H. Mottram for the Liverpool and North Wales District                       Cd 6237-v
Report of Dr. W.N. Atkinson for the South Wales District                                              Cd 6237-vi
Mines and Quarries – General Reports and Statistics
                  Part 1 – District Statistics                                                                            Cd 6340
Mines and Quarries – General Reports and Statistics
                  Part 2 – Labour                                                                                           Cd 6532
Mines and Quarries – General Reports and Statistics
                  Part 3 – Output                                                                                           Cd 6550

Reports for 1914

Report of H. Walker for the Scotland Division                                                             Cd 8023
Report of J.R.R. Wilson for the Northern Division                                                       Cd 8023-
Report of Thomas H. Mottram for the Yorkshire and North Midlands Division            Cd 8023-ii
Report of A.D. Nicholson for the Lancashire, N. Wales and Ireland Division              Cd 8023-iii

Reports for 1915

Mines and Quarries – General Report and Statistics
                 Part 1 – Divisional Statistics and Reports                                                     Cd 8361

Reports for 1916

Mines and Quarries – General Report and Statistics
                  Part 1 – Divisional Statistics and Reports                                                     Cd 8732

Reports for 1917

Mines and Quarries – General Report and Statistics
                  Part 1 – Divisional Statistics and Reports                                                     Cd 9120

Reports for 1918

Mines and Quarries – General Report and Statistics
                 Part 1 – Divisional Statistics and Reports                                                     Cmd 339

Reports for 1919

Mines and Quarries – General Report and Statistics
                  Part 1 – Divisional Statistics and Reports                                                     Cmd 925

List of Mines (as compiled by H.M. Inspectors)

1888 (part), 1889, 1890, 1891, 1892, 1893, 1909, 1915, 1911, 1912, 1913

 
Lists of Plans of Abandoned Mines

1889, 1890, 1891, 1892, 1893, 1895, 1896, 1898, 1899, 1900, 1901, 1904, 1904, 1906

1911, 1919