Peak District Mines Historical Society Ltd.

Peak District Mines Historical Society Ltd.

Denbighshire'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 Denbighshire, during the Year 1896.

Name of Mine
Situation
Owner and Postal Address
Agent
Workers
Minerals Worked
U/G
Sur.
Cambrian
Glynceiriog
Glyn Slate Company Limited, Glyn, Ruabon
George Evans
21
44
Slate
Dean's
Minera, Wrexham
Mrs. Ethel Lucy Dean, Minera Lime Company Limited, Minera, Wrexham
John Lewis
2
0
Lead Ore
Hafod
Ruabon
Ruabon Coal and Coke Limited, Ruabon

4
261
Clay
Llanarmon District (including Graig Goch and Pant Du)
Llanarmon
Llanarmon District Mining Company Limited, St. Werburgh Chambers, Chester
Matthew Francis
6
14
Lead Ore
Llanfair
Llanfairtalhaiarn
Llanfair Mining Co. Ltd., Llanfairtalhaiarn, Abergele, R.S.O.
Lewis Morga
25
15
Lead Ore
Minera
Minera, Wrexham
Minera Mining Co. Ltd., in Liquidation, Minera, near Wrexham
Josiah Ball
157
199
Lead and Zinc Ore
Minera Mountain
Minera Mountain, Wrexham
Minera Mountain Mining Syndicate Ltd., c/o S. Michell, Minera, near Wrexham
Sampson Michell
8
8
Lead and Zinc Ore
New Minera
Minera, Wrexham
New Minera Mining Company Limited, in Liquidation; Address: Henry Ward, 6, Queen Street Place, London, E.C.
H.E. Taylor
0
1
Lead and Zinc Ore
Wynne
Glynceiriog, Chirk
Glyn Slate Company Limited, Glyn, Ruabon
George Evans
31
33
Slate
Total
254
575

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