Peak District Mines Historical Society Ltd.

Peak District Mines Historical Society Ltd.

Glamorganshire's Mining Industry in 1896 - A List of Stone 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 Metalliferous Mines Regulation Act, in Glamorganshire, during the Year 1896.

Name of Mine
Situation
Owner and Postal Address
Agent
Workers
Minerals Worked
U/G
Sur.
Brynmelyn
Gwaun-cae-Gurwen
Brynmelyn Quarry Co., Swansea
C.A. Branfill
12
9
Flagstones and building stones
Garth
Llanfabon
Rowlands and Jones, Nelson, Treharris, R.S.O.
Wm. Rowlands
1
5
Paving stones
Penrhiw
Pontypridd
Penrhiw Quarry Co., Post Office Chambers, Pontypridd
E.W. Rees (secretary)


Paving and building stones
Total
13
14

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