Peak District Mines Historical Society Ltd.

Peak District Mines Historical Society Ltd.

Pembrokeshire's Mining Industry in 1896 - A List of Coal Mines

Britain's Active Mining History Society

From the Tables compiled by Joseph T. Robson, H.M.Inspector for the South Wales District in his Report for 1896


List of Mines worked under the Coal Mines Regulation Act, in Pembrokeshire, during the Year 1896.

Name of Mine
Situation
Owner and Postal Address
Manager

Under-
Manager
Workers
Minerals Worked
Remarks
U/G
Sur.
Begelly
Begelly
Thomas Morgan, Begelly Lodge, Begelly




Coal, A
Discontinued in 1896
Bonville's Court
Saundersfoot
Bonville's Court Colliery Co., Saundersfoot
Lewis Jenkins
John Thomas
154
41
Coal, A

Cardmakers Pool
Freystrop, Haverfordwest
Dd. Evans, Swansea





Not working in 1896
Hook: West Part Pit
Haverfordwest
Hook Colliery Co., Haverfordwest
R.H. Collingdon
John Phelps
80
48
Coal, A

Kilgetty
Stepaside, Begelly
Bonville's Court Colliery Co., Saundersfoot
Lewis Jenkins
Joseph Waters
115
52
Coal, A

Landshipping
Landshipping
Landshipping Colliery Co., Landshipping, Haverfordwest


2
1
Coal, A

Llether
Penycwm
Captn. Roch, Llether Penycwm R.S.O.


2
2
Coal, A

Meads
Tenby
Wm. Hilling, Cold Inn, Tenby


11
2
Coal, A

Trefrane Cliff
Roch, Haverfordwest
Walters and Canton, Roch, R.S.O., Pembrokeshire


28
8
Coal, A

Total
392
154

The initial letters attached to the word "Coal" in the column "Minerals Worked" indicate the kind of Coal produced, as C Coking Coal; G Gas Coal; H Household Coal; M Manufacturing Coal; S Steam Coal.

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