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List of Wakefield area mines in 1945

Owner Name of Mine Situation Manager Under
Manager
Workers
U/G
Workers
Surface
Benzol & By-Products Ltd.,
Crigglestone Collieries,
Wakefield, Yorks
Crigglestone Crigglestone FB Howitt JH Davies
C Barker
734 212
Bulcliffe Wood Colliery Co. Ltd.,
Denby Dale Rd., West Bretton,
Wakefield, Yorks
Bulcliffe Old Lane Bretton West CH Hinchliffe W Hartley 109 31
J&J Charlesworth Ltd.,
Milnes House,
Wakefield, Yorks
Newmarket Silkstone Methley HH Fox S Beaumont 992 241
ditto Robin Hood (Jane) Robin Hood S Thompson   5 3
ditto Rothwell Haigh,
Beeston
Rothwell Haigh ditto W Kale 129 18
ditto Rothwell Haigh,
Fanny & Rose
ditto ditto F Poskett 573 233
Denby Grange Collieries Ltd.,
Netherton,
Wakefield, Yorks.
Prince of Wales Midgley HH Burton JW Lambert 251 59
Benjamin Elliott & Sons Ltd.,
Lepton,
Nr. Huddersfield, Yorks
Grange Ash Flockton S Wood EA Rose 168 25
Flockton Coal Co. Ltd.,
Horbury,
Wakefield, Yorks
Hartley Bank Netherton W Morgan J Hanson 500 103
Glass Houghton &
Castleford Collieries Ltd.,
Castleford, Yorks
Glass Houghton Castleford HT Weston H Ward
E Blatherwick
JT Wright
1643 397
R Holliday & Sons, Ltd.,
East Ardsley Collieries,
Wakefield, Yorks.
East Ardsley East Ardsley R Fairclough G Crossland 335 97
JJE & F Jaggar,
Exors. of Howrody Colliery,
Whitley, Dewsbury, Yorks
Howroyd (New) Whitley, Dewsbury F Rhodes   47 12
Locke & Co. (Newland) Ltd.,
Normanton, Yorks.
Park Hill Wakefield T Dodd HE Smith 4 1
ditto St. John's Normanton F Goward B Hatherton
JT Moore
660 198
Lockwood & Elliott,
Grange Moor,
Wakefield, Yorks.
Caphouse Overton HK Greenfield A Peace 138 30
ditto Shuttle Eye Grange Moor R Gledhill J Noble 234 37
Lofthouse Colliery Ltd.,
Nr. Wakefield, Yorks.
Lofthouse Lofthouse GA Corden H Goldthorpe 698 313
Manor Haigh Moor Colliery Ltd.,
Cross Lane, Westgate Common,
Wakefield, Yorks.
Manor Wakefield JH Parkinson WH Oldroyd 143 28
New Sharlston Collieries Co. Ltd.,
Crofton, Wakefield, Yorks,
Sharlston Sharlston JS Hayes P Marsden 1058 313
ditto Sharlston West Walyomn WH Bourne T Jones
D Hinchcliffe
1397 328
Newmillerdam Colliery Co. Ltd.,
Newmillerdam,
Wakefield, Yorks.
Newmillerdam Newmillerdam NA Auckland   135 35
Northfield Colliery Co. Ltd.,
Greatfield Colliery,
Ossett, Yorks.
Greatfield Ossett AW Thompson   49 11
Nostell Colliery Ltd., Nostell,
Wakefield, Yorks.
Nostell Nostell H Hartley N Beaumont 546 181
Pontefract Collieries Ltd.,
Prince of Wales Collieries,
Castleford, Yorks.
Prince of Wales Pontefract P Davies H Wray
V Baron
1543 454
Pope & Pearson Ltd.,
Normanton, Yorks
West Riding Altofts N Baster E Ramsden
A Knowles
J Hartley
860 345
South Kirkby, Featherstone
& Hemsworth Collieries Ltd.,
Ropergate House,
Pontefract, Yorks
Hemsworth Hemsworth H Aspinall J Marsh
JW Hammell
1222 392
Stringer & Sons Ltd.,
Clayton West,
Huddersfield, Yorks
Emley No.3 Drift Emley W Redgwick R Williams 432 126
Terry, Greaves & Co. Ltd.,
Old Roundwood Collieries,
Wakefield, Yorks.
Old Roundwood Wakefield HH Burton H Newell
J Morley
521 120
Daniel Wood, Clockroyd Farm,
Whitley, nr. Dewsbury
Fallhouse Wood Whitley Dewsbury     24 6
Woolley Edge Colliery Ltd.,
Woolley nr. Wakefield
Woolley Edge Woolley     17 3

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