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Newbattle Collieries the nineteenth century background : essays concerning Midlothian coal mines at Newbattle, Whitehill, Polton and Eldin prior to their acquisition in 1890 by the Lothian Coal Co. Ltd.. by Michael Stuart Cotterill

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Published by Lothian Regional Council for the Lady Victoria Colliery Mining Museum in [Edinburgh] .
Written in English


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SeriesScottish Mining Museum research paper -- 2
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Open LibraryOL13986283M

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Newbattle Viaduct [NAT] OS (GIS) AIB, April The Object Name Book of the Ordnance Survey describes Newbattle Viaduct as 'A viaduct on the Edinburgh and Hawick line of Railway on the estate of Newbattle it consists of 22 arches spanning the River Esk and a ravine and was built at an expense of £21, Biographical Notes. Mackay, George. Director, Lothian Coal Co. Ltd. Address: Newbattle Collieries, Newtongrange. Source: Colliery Year Book and Coal Trades Directory. of Newbattle Collieries, Newtongrange, Midlothian The company was registered to acquire leases for a period of 30 years of collieries situated near Edinburgh. The Industries of Scotland but the first workers of the mineral are supposed to have been the monks of Newbattle Abbey. A vein of coal which crops out on the banks of the Esk was worked by the latter, not as a mine, but in the fashion of a quarry. The remains of some of the levels in the earliest known collieries show them to have been.

The collieries have been worked for more than a century, and afford employment to about of the population. The rateable annual value of the parish is £ Edmonstone House, the seat of John Wauchop, Esq., is a handsome modern mansion, situated in an ample demesne tastefully laid out, and embellished with thriving plantations. East & West Bryants Collieries-parish of Newbattle. - (The Most Noble the Marquis of Lothian, heritor.) No John Duncan, 10 years of age, trapper: I go down to open and shut the air-doors at six in the morning with brother, who does the same kind of work. Prestongrange Museum is an industrial heritage museum at Prestongrange between Musselburgh and Prestonpans on the B on the East Lothian coast, Scotland. Founded as the original site of the National Mining Museum, its operation reverted to East Lothian Council Museum Service (the current operators) in Coordinates: 55°57′18″N 2°59′49″W / °N . e.g. Lists of Mines () Colliery Year Book (). Otherwise you may have to search the records for a number of collieries. Coal company records are scattered across a number of archives and private collections. The National Records of Scotland (NRS) holds a large number, including: Alloa Coal Company (CB24)File Size: KB.

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