Peak District Mines Historical Society Ltd.

Peak District Mines Historical Society Ltd.

Dumfriesshire's Mining Industry in 1896 - A List of Metalliferous Mines

Britain's Active Mining History Society

From the Tables compiled by J.M. Ronaldson, H.M.Inspector for the West Scotland District in his Report for 1896


List of Mines worked under the Metalliferous Mines Regulation Act, in Dumfriesshire, during the Year 1896.

Name of Mine
Situation
Owner and Postal Address
Agent
Workers
Minerals Worked
Remarksr
U/G
Sur.
Barjarg
Closeburn
Houston and Robison, Auldgirth

9
2
Limestone

Closeburn
Closeburn
Trustees of the late Douglas Baird, Thornhill



Limestone
Discontinued
Queensbury
Wanlockhead
Duke of Buccleuch, Abington
T.B. Stewart
116
114
Lead and Zinc Ore

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