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LIST OF MINES in Great Britain and the Isle of Man, 1918

 
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List of Mines 1918

 

SOUTH WALES

Brecon, Carmarthen.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Brecon

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Manager
Under-manager
Below

Above

Abercrave Collieries Co., Abercrave, Swansea Valley

Abercrave (Slant)

Abercrave

David J Davies

Thomas Davies

159
49

Brynhellys Colliery Co., Upper Cwmtwrch, Seansea Valley

Brynhenlls (Slant)

Upper Cwontrich

W Davies

102
21

Brynygroes Colliery Co., 52, Gracechurch St., London

Brynygroes (Slant) (abandoned)

Blaendare

WH Charles

2
-

WH Charles and Co., Vale View, Gilwern, nr. Abergavenny

Blaendare Big Vein (Level)

ditto

2
-

JD Collett & Co., Old Slopes, Lanelly Hill

Blaendare Yard (Level)

ditto

2
-

Thos. Davies, Upper Gelly, nr. Abergavenny

Blaen Gelly (Level)

Upper Gelly

2
-

Dowlais Anthracite Collieries Co. Ltd., Adelaide Chambers, Swansea

Dulais (abandoned)

Onllwyn

W Williams

E Pennington

-
-

ditto

ditto (Slant)

ditto

ditto

ditto

31
13

John Francis, Mayfield, Beaufort

Bryn (Level) (abandoned)

2
1

Gurnos Anthracite Colliery Co. Ltd., 8&9, Pembroke Buildings, Swansea

Gurnos (Slant)

Ystradgynlais

D Jeffreys

186
31

Gwaunclawdd Abercrave Colliery Co. Ltd., Exchange Buildings, Swansea

Gwaun-Clawdd

Abercrave

DJ Walters

140
31

William Herbert, Craig-y-Don, Beaufort

Waundaw (Level)

Beaufort

Abandoned

-
-

International Anthracite Colliery Co., Abercrave

International (Slant)

Abercrave

DJ Davies

TW Watkins

100
41

William Jones, Anghorfa House, Ystradgynlais

Bryn

Ystradgynlais

Abandoned

-
-

William Morgan, Clydach Dingle, nr. Brynmawr

Clydach Dingle (Level)

Brynmawr

2
-

New Diamond Colliery Co. Ltd., Ystradgynlais

Diamond (Slant)

Ystradgynlais

W Howells

Rees Powell

230
49

Pentwyn Colliery Co., Beaufort

Pentwyn (Level)

Beaufort

2
1

Benj. Phillips, Clydach Dingle, nr. Brynmawr

River (Level)

Clydach

2
-

Jas. Tinsley, Beaufort

Beaufort (Level)

Beaufort

Idle in 1918

-
-

Waen Nantyglo Colliery Co. Ltd., Brynmawr

Blaenant (Slant)

Brynmawy

William Thomas

G Burrows

65
12

ditto

Llamarch (Slant)

Waenavon

WH Jones

46
13

ditto

New Clydach (Level)

ditto

ditto

165
22

W Walters. Darrenfelin, Clydach, Abergavenny

Cwmnantygam (Level)

Brynmaer

Abondoned

-
-

Yniscedwyn Anthracite Co., 11, Pembroke Buildings, Swansea

Yniscedwyn

ditto

ditto

Price Davies

315
71

ditto

Ystradgynlais

ditto

ditto

JH Griffiths

181
42

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Carmarthen

Owner
Name of Mine
Situation
Manager
Under-manager
Below

Above

Acorn Colliery Syndicate Ltd., 12, Old Jewry Chambers, London

Acorn (Slant)

Llangennech

TJ Bowen

78
37

Ammanford Colliery Co. Ltd., Ammanford

Ammanford, Little Vein (Slant)

Ammanford

D Davies

D Thomas

381
119

ditto

Ammanford, Red Vein, (Slant)

ditto

Daniel Davies

JM Darbyshire

199
33

ditto

Pontyberem, Clynhebog (Slant)

Pontyberem

D Mainwaring

Robert Freeman

289
108

ditto

Pontyberem, (Slant)

ditto

ditto

AS Evans

4
10

Ashburnham Collieries Ltd., 3, Dumfries Place, Cardiff

Ashburnham (Slant)

Burry Port

Lewis Watkins

T Gibbon

108
36

Barclay Colliery Co. Ltd., Cwmbach, Llanelly

Barclay (Slant)

Cwmbach

3
2

Blaina Colliery Co. Ltd., Pantyffynnon

Blaina (Slant)

Pantyffynnon

Job Davies

DM Evans

53
6

ditto

Pantyffynnon (Slant)

ditto

W Thomas

380
108

ditto

Park (Slant)

ditto

ditto

89
48

ditto

Saron (Slant)

Ammanford

ditto

63
13

Bryn Colliery Co. Bryn, nr. Llanelly

Bryn

Dafen

12
3

Brynamman Colliery Ltd., 14, St. Mary Axe, London

Ynysmman (Level)

Brynamman

R Williams

49
10

Brynmawr Colliery Co., Arcade Chambers, Llanelly

Brynmawr (Slant)

Llanelly

Abandoned

-
-

Carebryn Anthracite Colliery Ltd., Cambrian Place, Swansea

Caerbryn No.1

ditto No.2 (Slant)

Llandebie

ditto

H Morgan

ditto

D Henry

ditto

199

133

93

Carway Collieries Ltd., 2, Cambrian Place, Swansea

Carway (Slant)

nr. Kidwelly

Wm. Lewis

114
43

Cilrhedyn Anthracite Collieries Ltd., 2, Gresham Buildingd, Basinghall St., London

Llandyry

Trimsharan

Dd. Gower

15
16

Cleeves' Western Valleys Anthracite Collieries Ltd., Yor Chambers, Swansea

Llandebie (Slant)

Llandebie

WJ Davies

W Howells

248
54

ditto

Cross Hands (Pit)

ditto (Slant)

Cross Hands

ditto

H Mainwairing

ditto

Dd. Lewis

D Thomas

483
155

ditto

Tirydail (Slant)

Ammanford

TW Lewis

D Lewis

400
72

Colliery Investment Trust Ltd., Pembroke Buildings, Swansea

Henllys (Slant)

Upper Cwmtwrch

Abandoned

-
-

Consolidated Anthracite Collieiries Ltd., Garnant

Dynevor (Slant)

Garnant

RJ Thomas

Wm. Brace

45
4

ditto

Raven

ditto

ditto

ditto

152
36

Davis, Evans & Co. Ltd., Burry Port

Crown

Burry Port

J Bonnell

60
28

ditto

New Pool (Level)

ditto

ditto

D Meredith

87
24

ditto

Achddu (Slant)

ditto

ditto

Idle in 1918

-
-

ditto

New Lodge (Level)

ditto

ditto

ditto

-
-

Duffryn Amman Colliery Co. (1912), Ltd., Atlantic Buildings, Swansea

Old (Level)

Glanamman

G Price

G Rees

136
16

Emlyn Anthracite Colliery Co. Ltd., 17, York Place, Swamsea

Emlyn (Slant)

Llandebie

Thos. Morgan

Evan Edwards

487
115

Evan Evans, 50, Pencoed Rd., Burry Port

Rhiwlas (Slant)

Burry Port

Abandoned

6
1

Gellyceidrim Collieries Co. Ltd., 14, Cambrian Place, Swansea

Gellyceidrim (Slant)

Glanamman

ER Fisher

Jas. E James

418
95

Glyncoed Collieries Ltd., Glyncoed Collieries, llanelly

Porthafen Nos. 1&2 (Slants)

Llangennech

PH Williams

RB Davies

262
68

Glyngwernen Colliery Co., Felinfoel, Llanelly

Glyngwernen

Felinfoel

Dd. Bassett

Abandoned

3
1

Great Mountain Collieries Co. Ltd., Victoria Rd., Llanelly

Great Mountain No.1 (Slant)

ditto No.2 (Slant)

Tumble, Llanon

ditto

Jas. Nicholas

ditto

Thos Davis

D Richards

344

320

254

DJ Griffiths, Talybryn, Crosshands, Llanon

Pant-Howell (Level)

Pwll, Llanelly

10
1

Gwendraeth Valley Anthracite Collieries Ltd., 2, Cambrian Place, Swansea

Gwendraeth (Slant)

Pontyates

Dan. Meredith

WM Evans

213
57

ditto

Plasbach

ditto

ditto

145
57

Thos. & D Howells, 4, Bryn Terrace, Pontardulais

Benallt (Slant)

Pontardulais

JV Jones

23
8

David Jones, 6, Upper Church St., Llanelly

Stradey (Level)

Pwll, Llanelly

4
1

DR Llewellyn, Fairfield, Aberdare

Caeglas (Slant)

Drefach, Llanarthney

J Evans

Oliver Thomas

126
21

ditto

Myrtle Hill (Level)

Five Roads

DR Llewellyn

5
8

Lloyd Bros. Pontyclere Brick Works, Pantyffynnon

Pontyclere (Slant)

Pantyffynnon

20
5

Nantddu Colliery Co., Pontyberem

Nantddu

Pontyberem

Abandoned

4
3

New Cwmmawr Colliery Co., Drefach, Llanarthney

New Cwmmawr (Slant)

Llanrthney

Thos. Wilkins

13
4

New Dynant Anthracite Colliery (1914) Ltd., 24, Martin's Lane, Cannon St., London

Closyryn (Slanty)

Drefach, Llanrthney

J Evans

Oliver Thomas

126
21

ditto

New Dynant (Pit and slant)

Cwmmawr

ditto

JW Jones

305
102

New Glynea Colliery Co. Ltd., Bynea, Llanelly

New Glynea

Bynea

Thos. Williams

T Bassett

168
45

North Amman Collieries Ltd., Garnant

Cawdor (Slant)

Garnant

John Powell

356
82

Pembrey Collieries Ltd., Pontyberem

Capel Ifan Nos.1,2,3&4 (Slants)

Pontyberem

WH Seymour

David Lloyd

442
157

Penygraig Coal Co., Bynea, Llwynhendy, nr. Llanelly

Gardde (Slant)

Llwynhendy

Abandoned

-
-

ditto

Glynhir (Slant)

ditto

ditto

4
3

Ponthenry Colliery Co. Ltd., 50, George St., Docks, Cardiff

Ponthenry (Slant)

Glynhir (Slant)

Ponthenry

ditto

Geo. Roblings

ditto

ED Llewellyn

Rees Morgans

372
132

Pwll Coal and Brick Co., Trefig, College Hill, Llanelly, Jno. Roberts, Sec.

Pwlll (Level)

Pwll, Llanelly

13
2

Rhos Colliery Co. Ltd., Pantyffynnon

Rhos

Panyfynnon

Lewis Jenkins

Thos. Jenkins

129
28

ditto

Wernos (Slant)

ditto

ditto

JT Jones

274
106

Rhosamman Colliery Co. Ltd., Brynamman

Rhosamman

Brynamman

RE Rees

99
30

SR Anthracite Collieries Ltd, 3, King St., Wigan

Blaenhirwaun

Cross Hands

John Lewis

J Armstrong

309
104

Trimsaran Co. Ltd., Kidwelly

Cadean (Slant)

Trimsaran

E Davies

W Jenkins

210
58

ditto

Waunhir (Slant)

ditto

ditto

ditto

124
33

Thos. Williams & Sons (Llangennech) Ltd., Llangennech

Morlais

Llangennech

Thos. Rolfe

Robt. Rolfe

338
109

ditto

Talyelyn (Slant)

Pontardulais

ditto

John Davies

16
8