Peak District Mines Historical Society Ltd.

Peak District Mines Historical Society Ltd.

(Part of) Lanark's Mining Industry in 1896 - A List of Metalliferous Mines

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From the Tables compiled by J.B. Atkinson, H.M.Inspector for the East Scotland District in his Report for 1896


List of Mines worked under the Metalliferous Mines Regulation Act, in Lanark (part of), during the Year 1896.

Name of Mine
Situation
Owner and Postal Address
Agent
Workers
Minerals Worked
Remarksr
U/G
Sur.
Auchren and Auldton
Lesmahagow
W. and R. Waddell, Lesmahagow
R. Waddell
20
14
Limestone

Bankend
Coalburn
Houston and Williamson, Lesmahagow



Limestone
Opencast
Kingshaw
Carluke
Shotts Iron Co., Shotts



Limestone
Standing
Leadhills
Leadhills
Leadhills Silver-Lead Mining and Smelting Co. Ltd., Abington
W.H. Paull
106
77
Lead Ore

Netherton
Auchenheath
John Howie

28
10
Limestone

Poneil
Coalburn
Arneil Bros., Lesmahagow
- Arneil
5
4
Limestone

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