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The Decline Of The Industry And Nationalisation 1947

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1921

1921 - Page 1


Derbyshire Pits In 1921 With Manpower, Underground And Surface

  • Alfreton (Blackwell Colliery Co Ltd) 681/150
  • Ambergate (E Glossop) 3/2
  • Ambergate Drift and Bullbridge (Midland Refractories Co Ltd) 14/2
  • Ashgate (Chesterfield Collieries Ltd) 49/16
  • Avenue Nos 9 and 11, (Clay Cross Co Ltd) 446/90
  • Ballarat (G Dunlop) 2/2, No2  4/3
  • Bailey Brook (Butterley Co Ltd) 369/84
  • Barlborough (Staveley Coal and Iron Co Ltd) 685/115
  • Barlow (Henry Booker and Son 6/2
  • Barlow Commonside (Henry Booker and Son) 30/11
  • Barlow Nesfield  6/2
  • Belper Lawn Drift (Midland Refractories Co Ltd) stood
  • Blackwell A 1,174/234 and Blackwell B  (Blackwell Colliery Co Ltd) 580/171
  • Bolsover (Bolsover Colliery Co) 1,403/473
  • Bonds Main (Staveley Coal and Iron Co Ltd) 21/18
  • Brampton (James Pearson Ltd) 16/2
  • Brierley Wood No1, (ED Fawcett) 21/7, No2 4/3
  • Bramley Hall (Chandler and Son Ltd) 5/2
  • Brimington (Walter Gibbons and Sons) 3/1
  • Britain (Butterley Co Ltd) 820/183 (Ripley)
  • Brockwell (Brockwell Clay and Coal Co) 25/5  (Newbold)
  • Brookhill and Pinxton (Pinxton Collieries Ltd) 278/7, 400/110, 42/14
  • Brushes (T Bywater and Bradley) 11/7 (Sheepbridge)
  • California 2/1 (Mrs Garner) (Killamarsh)
  • Campbell (Staveley Coal and Iron Co Ltd) 2/2 pumping
  • Clay Cross Nos 2 and 4,  (Clay Cross Co Ltd) 436/80
  • Cobnar Wood (Sheepbridge Coal and Iron Co Ltd) 21/3 Barlow
  • Commonend (SE Redfern Ltd) 8/2 (Brimington Common)
  • Coppice No 1 and 2, (Shipley Colliery Co) 918/217, 344/72
  • Cotes Park (Jas Oakes and Co) Nos 2 and 3, 403/116
  • Creswell (Bolsover Colliery Co Ltd) 1,705/375
  • Cutthorpe (Cutthorpe Colliery Co Ltd) 49/12
  • Denby  (JAE Drury-Lowe) 747/124
  • Denby Hall (Butterley Co Ltd) 538/142
  • Dore (J and J Dyson) 5/0
  • Do Well (Staveley Coal and Iron Co Ltd) sinking 14/50
  • Far Lawn (Harby and Wain) 2/1
  • Frith Wood (TA May) 6/2 (Dronfield)
  • Furnace Hill (William Horrox) 89/26 (Eckington)
  • Glapwell (Sheepbridge Coal and Iron Co Ltd) 1,432/348
  • Glasshouse (Glasshouse Colliery Co) 16/5 (New Whittington)
  • Grasscroft No3 (H Jackson) 13/4 (Unstone)
  • Grassmoor (Grassmoor Colliery Co Ltd) No1, 438; No2, 445; No12, 52;  No4, 560; No8, 393;  No11, 98/659
  • Gun Lane (GT Bollington) 3/1 (Nether Heage)
  • Hady Farm (GE Clark) 2/1 (Chesterfield)
  • Hartington (Staveley Coal and Iron Co Ltd) 951/118
  • Heage Naughton (Heage Naughton Colliery Co) 61/8
  • Highfields (SE Redfern Ltd) (Apperknowle) 5/3
  • High Lane (Execs A Vardy) 5/1
  • Hirst Hollow (Hirst Hollow Colliery Co) 68/8 (Dronfield Woodhouse)
  • Holmewood (Hardwick Colliery Co Ltd) No2,  322/42, No3 880/290
  • Holbrook (J and G Wells Ltd) No3 699/151
  • Holbrook No4  36/6
  • Hornthorpe (Joseph and George Wells Ltd) 290/64
  • Hutcliffe Wood (Pickford, Holland and Co) 14/5
  • Ingmanthorpe (Ingmanthorpe Colliery Co) nil/26 (Cutthorpe)
  • Ireland (Staveley Coal and Iron Co Ltd) 1,477/372
  • Langwith (Sheepbridge Coal and Iron Co Ltd) 1,643/312
  • Lee Wood (Luke Lee) 4/2 (Dronfield)
  • Littlemoor (GE Hellaby) 4/4 abandoned Dec
  • Loscoe (Butterley Co Ltd) 282/57
  • Lower Hartshay (Butterley Co Ltd) 176/34
  • Manners (Manners Colliery Co Ltd) No1,  544/303, No2,  603/93, No3, 251/31
  • Mapperley (Mapperley Colliery Co Ltd) No1 360, No2 491/199
  • Marehay 2 (Ford’s Ltd) 190/66
  • Markham (Staveley Coal and Iron Co Ltd) No1 and Palterton 716/153
  • Markham No2 648/145
  • Marsh Lane (Chandler and Sons Ltd) 80/18
  • Marsh Wood  (Wilton and Parkes) 3/1 (New Whittington)
  • Moor Edge (Pickford, Holland and Co standing
  • Morley Park (Ford’s Ltd) pumping
  • Morewood Moor (Hopton Mining Co) 5/2
  • Morton 5 and 6 (Clay Cross Co Ltd) 523/94, and 333/71
  • Moss 5/2 abandoned July
  • Moss Ganister (Pickford, Holland and Co) 5/2
  • Nab Lane (Moor) (Moor Colliery Ltd) 66/10
  • Nab Wood (Gregory, Reddish and Co) 10/2
  • Newbold (Thos Pearson and Co) 17/3
  • New Broadfields (Arthur Annable and Co) 5/1 (Horsely Woodhouse)
  • New Dunston (ED Fawcett) 9/3, abandoned Dec
  • Nesfield (T Pearson and Co) 14/3 Barlow
  • New Langley (Butterley Co Ltd) 246/50
  • New Turnoak (New Turnoak Colliery Co Ltd) 62/18 (Birdholme)
  • New Whittington (South Yorkshire Collieries Ltd) abandoned
  • North Wingfield (North Wingfield Colliery Co Ltd) 119/57
  • Norwood No2 80/20 (Eckington)
  • Oakwell (W Horsley) 4/1 (Ilkeston)
  • Ollersett Hall (Ollersett Hall Collieries Co Ltd) 45/9
  • Orchard (Luke Lee) 16/4 (Unstone)
  • Ormonde (Butterley Co Ltd) 910/272 (Loscoe)
  • Oxcroft (Oxcroft Colliery Co Ltd) 625/135
  • Paddock (Paddock Colliery Co) 22/10 (Horsely)
  • Park House No7 (Clay Cross Co Ltd),  608/100
  • Pentrich (Pentrich Colliery Co Ltd) 172/47
  • Pilsley (Pilsley Colliery Co Ltd) Nos 1, 2, 3, 372/61, 89/91, 411/125
  • Pleasley Stanton Iron Works Co Ltd) 1,640/290
  • Ramcroft (Ramcroft Colliery Co Ltd) 73/123
  • Ripley (Butterley Co Ltd) 178/56
  • Salterwood  (Denby Iron and Coal Co Ltd) 436/93
  • Sanvic (Mrs Short and Sons) 2/1
  • Shady Birchwood No1, 245/57 and No2, (Babbington Coal Co) 288/55 (Alfreton)
  • Shaw Wood (Shaw Wood Colliery Co) 7/3 (South Wingfield)
  • Shirebrook (Shirebrook Colliery Ltd) 1,467/353
  • Shirland (Blackwell Colliery Co) 351/100
  • Silkstone (WE Chivers and Sons Ltd) 19/5 (Dronfield)
  • Sloads Farm (H Jackson) 2/0
  • Smalley (Kyte and Co) 4/2
  • Smalley (Henry Woolley and Co) 7/2
  • Streetfield (JJ Worrall) 14/3 (Eckington)
  • Southgate (Shire Oaks Colliery Co Ltd) 911/206
  • South Normanton (South Normanton Colliery Co Ltd) 478/143
  • Springwell  (Joseph Morley) 2/nil (Newbold)
  • Stanley (Mapperley Colliery Co Ltd) 519/121
  • Starveham Valley (E Glossop) 4/1
  • Strawberry Lea (Pickford, Holland and Co) 11/1
  • Stubben Edge (Pickford, Holland and Co) 6/1
  • Swanwick (RCAP Morewood) Old and Lily Street 193/47
  • Swanwick New 1,084/179
  • Tibshelf No1, 305, No2, 202/229, Tibshelf No3, 279, No4, 359/189
  • Tinkersick (Marson Bros) 6/1 (Brimington)
  • Unstone (Unstone Colliery Co Ltd) 112/19
  • Upper Birchwood (Butterley Co Ltd) 212/64 (Alfreton)
  • Upper Hartshay (Butterley Co Ltd) 597/182
  • Waingroves (Butterley Co Ltd) 39/11 (Ripley)
  • Wallsend (Geo Orwin and Sons Ltd) 14/5 (Newbold)
  • Walton (Walton Colliery Co) 8/4
  • West Hallam No2 and 3  (West Hallam Colliery Co Ltd) 620/138
  • Whitecotes (AH Harrison) 5/2
  • Whiteley (Butterley Co Ltd) 339/72; No3,  880/290
  • Whitwell (Shire Oaks Colliery Co Ltd) 853/145
  • Williamthorpe No1 (Hardwick Colliery Co Ltd) 554/140 and No2 585/166
  • Wigwell (Slater and Sons) 2/0
  • Wingfield Manor (Wingfield Manor Colliery Co Ltd) 331/60
  • Winterbank (South Normanton Colliery Co Ltd) pumping 2/2
  • Wood Lane (New Kilburn Colliery Co) 40/28 (Horsely)
  • Woodside No1 and 2 (Shipley Colliery Co) 442/115, and 863/203.  
    (127 pits) Total 46,216 underground and 11,264 surface, men and boys.

North West Derbyshire pits with manpower 1921

  • Arden No2 (JW Swindells) New Mills 30/15
  • Lark Hill (Burton, Oldfield and Sheldon) New Mills, 5/1
  • Shallcross (Buxton Lime Firms Co Ltd) 54/17

South Derbyshire pits with manpower 1921

  • Bretby No1 (Halls Collieries Ltd) 380/96, No2 295/6
  • Cadley Hill No1, No2, No3 (Halls Collieries Ltd) 623/94
  • Church Gresley No1, No2 (Moira Colliery Co Ltd) 969/256
  • Granville No1 (Granville Colliery Co Ltd) 356/76
  • Hill Side (T Wragg and Sons Ltd) 30/6
  • Netherseal (Netherseal Colliery Co) 699/173
  • Stanton No1, No2 J and N Nadin and Co Ltd) 618/157
  • Swadlincote No1, No2, No3 (Halls Collieries Ltd) 402/105
    (8 pits) Total 3,992 underground, 933 surface men and boys

Leicestershire pits with manpower 1921

  • Bagworth Deep 317 / 67 and Bagworth Main 267 / 57 (New Bagworth Coal Co Ltd)
  • Blackfordby Boothorpe (CW Outram and Co) 5 / 2
  • Clay Mine 5 / 1
  • Coleorton (Checkland and Co Ltd) 301 / 78
  • Desford No1 (Desford Coal Co Ltd) 493, No2 427 / 213
  • Donisthorpe No1  (Donisthorpe Colliery Co  Ltd) 604 / 99, No2 379 / 73
  • Ellistown No1 495 / 124, No2 (Ellistown Collieries) 398 / 97
  • Ibstock No1 418, No2 436, No3 (Ibstock Collieries Ltd) 147 / 222
  • Lount (WJ Hardy) 109 / 36
  • Measham Main (Measham Collieries Ltd) 323 / 76
  • Nailstone No1 369, No2 393 / 183 (Nailstone Colliery Co)
  • Rawdon (Moira Colliery Ltd) 1,002 / 364
  • Reservoir (Moira Colliery Ltd) 434 / 106
  • Snibston No2 and Stephenson (South Leicestershire Colliery Co Ltd) 728 / 191
  • South Leicestershire No1 407, No2 379 / 253 (South Leicestershire Colliery Co Ltd)
  • Whitwick No2 and No6 (Whitwick Colliery Co Ltd) 533, No5 277 / 196, No3 501 / 67
    (17 pits) Total 10,147 underground and 2,505 surface men and boys.

Nottinghamshire Pits with manpower 1921

  • Annesley (Annesley Colliery Co Ltd) 586/180, and 226/82
  • Babbington Cinderhill No1 and Broxtowe and Nuthall Wood (Babbington Coal Co) 671/123
  • Bentinck (New Hucknall Colliery Co Ltd) 1,998/335
  • Bestwood (Bestwood Coal and Iron Co Ltd) 1,504/326
  • Brinsley (Barber, Walker and Co Ltd) 465/84
  • Bulwell (Babbington Coal Co) 364/82
  • Cinderhill No4, (Babbington Coal Co) 609/310
  • Clifton (Clifton Colliery Co Ltd) 1,104/363
  • Clipstone (Bolsover Co) sinking 161/268
  • Cossall (Cossall Colliery Co Ltd) 640/126
  • Digby 368 and New London (Digby Colliery Co Ltd) 732/304
  • Gedling (Digby Colliery Co Ltd) 2,798/539
  • Harworth Main (Harworth Main Colliery Co Ltd) sinking 136/262
  • High Holborn (Cossall Colliery Co Ltd) pumping
  • High Park (Barber, Walker and Co Ltd) 256/45
  • Hucknall No1,  667/174, No2  (Sherwood Colliery Co Ltd) 370/129
  • Kirkby Summit 2,137/481 and Low Moor 904/241 (Butterley Co Ltd)
  • Langton No7 and No9  (Pinxton Collieries Ltd) 190/60, No8,  400/122,  13/nil
  • Linby (Linby Colliery Co Ltd) 775/196
  • Lodge (Manners Colliery Co) 332/95
  • Manton 2 and 3  2,165/461; No1 pumping 12/nil (Wigan Coal and Iron Co Ltd)
  • Mansfield (Bolsover Colliery Co Ltd) 2,162/628
  • Moor Green (Barber, Walker and Co Ltd) 877/131
  • Newcastle (Babbington Coal Co) 311/67
  • New Hucknall 1,2,3 (New Hucknall Colliery Co Ltd) 615 Waterloo, 614 Deep Hard, 434 Tupton 364 surface
  • New Selston (James Oakes and Co) 349/101
  • Newstead (Newstead Colliery Co Ltd) 1,195/398
  • Pye Hill (James Oakes and Co) 588/175
  • Radford 522/109 and Wollaton 1 and 2  (Wollaton Collieries Co Ltd) 767/151
  • Rufford (Bolsover Colliery Co Ltd) 1,665/704
  • Selston (Barber, Walker and Co Ltd) 417, 327/107
  • Sherwood (Sherwood Colliery Co Ltd) 1,475/367
  • Shire Oaks (Shire Oaks Colliery Co Ltd) 717/216
  • Silver Hill No1, 467/85; No2, 289/68 (Stanton Iron Works Co Ltd)
  • Steetley (Shire Oaks Colliery Co Ltd) 188/55
  • Sutton (Blackwell Colliery Co Ltd) 987/193
  • Teversal (Stanton Iron Works Co Ltd) 750/224
  • Trowell Moor (Cossall Colliery Co Ltd) 496/120
  • Warsop Main (Staveley Coal and Iron Co Ltd) 2,289/398
  • Watnall (Barber, Walker and Co Ltd) 523/75
  • Welbeck (New Hucknall Colliery Co Ltd) 1,074 Top Hard /293 s/f.      
    (45 pits) Total 40,681 underground, and 10,417 surface men and boys.  

 

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