Reprinted by kind permission of the author from:

The Mines of the Forest of Dean

by Tony Oldham

INDEX OF MINES IN THE FOREST OF DEAN

In order of NGR.  * Mines lacking a description.

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5468 1465       Lady Park Wood Iron Mines
5530 1450       Dropping Wells
5560 1250       Staunton Pit
5560 1560       Symonds Yat Mines
5589 1180       Robin Hood Land Pit
5595 1186       Robin Hood Deep Pit
5625 1138       Crowsnest Mine
5629 1072       Scowles, The [No 1]
5675 1005       Whitecliff Iron Works
5675 1137       Coleford Trial Pits
5680 1420       Highmeadow Colliery
5680 1430       Harper's Pit
5680 1310       Mailscot Colliery
5696 1190       Well Level
5710 1380       Blackthorn's or Browns Pit
5722 1355       Main Shaft, Arles Colliery
5730 1350       Arles Colliery
5739 1311       Lonk Pit*
5743 1226       Broominghold Colliery
5748 1082       Box Bush Trial Slope
5750 1040       Forest House
5752 1225       Brominghold or Crowash Pits*
5760 0820       Clearwell Caves
5760 1400       Gin Pit
5764 1422       Folly Pit
5781 0970       Oak Pit
5800 0880       Lambsquay Pit
5800 0920       Puzzle Wood
5801 0899       Old Bow Pit
5802 0850       Old Ham Pit
5802 1420       Farmer's Folly
5808 0919       Tufton Pits
5820 0840       New Dunn Pit
5820 0840       Yew Tree Pit [1]
5822 1298       Society Colliery
5830 1278       Speedwell Colliery
5838 1219       Crossknave Pit of Five Acre*
5845 1060       Jack's Pit
5850 0790       Old Sling Pit
5853 1253       Deep Speedwell*
5860 0920       Easter Iron Mine
5860 1265       Beech Avenue Free Mine
5860 1270       Speedwell Shaft
5860 1500       Holly Barn Level
5866 1071       Prosper Colliery
5869 1274       Deep Speedwell Pit*
5872 1191       Mile End or Snatch Crust Pit*
5878 1006       Gentlemen Colliers
5880 0640       Princess Louise Pit
5880 0825       St Vincents Colliery Adit
5880 0900       Forest Steelworks
5881 1256       New Found Out
5882 1034       Gentleman Colliers Pit*
5883 1253       Old Speedwell*
5884 0679 to 5945 0590  Oakwood Mill Land Level
5886 1250       Bush Pit on Thatch*
5889 1005       Jack's Pot or Jackwell Pit*
5890 1020       Birch Hill Iron Mine
5893 1236       Thatch*
5899 1291       Horse Wheel Pit
5899 1599       Lydbrook Iron Mine Level
5900 0640       Noxton Iron Mines
5900 0690       China Engine Mine
5900 0865       Ellwood Green Colliery*
5900 0880       Dark Hill Colliery
5900 0880       Dark Hill Iron Works
5900 1600       Drybrook Iron Mine Level
5901 1129       Old Engine Coal Pit*
5909 0975       Prosper Pit*
5910 1223       Potlid
5910 1250       Thatch Colliery* [one of three in this area]
5910 1293       New Found Out
5920 0910       Winnell Deep Coal Level*
5922 1092       Barnhill Pit*
5925 0840       St Vincents Colliery
5925 1315       New Found Out Pit
5926 1286       Old Thatch*
5930 0710       Princess Louise Pit
5930 1261       Beech Coal Pit*
5933 1150       Hale's Coal Level*
5938 1140       Pit on Vallets Level*
5938 1295       Old Thatch Colliery*
5943 0766       Ellwood New Pit*
5946 0850       Hopewell Engine Colliery
5946 0884       Birchill Deep Coal Level*
5949 1321       New Thatch Colliery
5951 0552       Household Iron Pit*
5956 1158       Coffee Coal Pit*
5957 0573       Oakwood Mill Deep Level
5960 0770       Ellwood Colliery
5960 1261       Teagues Engine Pit or Bush Pit
5960 1266       Old Engine on Potlid*
5960 1270       mine dis*
5965 1095       Bixslade Stone Mine
5965 1285       Thatch Pit
5966 1188       Min-dis*
5970 1310       Mule Pit
5970 1310       Mushet's Old Furnace Level
5976 1300       see Lady’s Slad Freemine
5980 1275       see Lady’s Slad Freemine
5990 1275       Lady's Slad Freemine, Upper Adit
5990 1220       Hambleys Yorkley Free Mine
5995 1030       Bixslade High Level
5995 1285       Teague's Engine Pit
5998 1534       Hangerbury Iron Level
5999 1040       Mapleford Engine Coal Mine
6000 0724       Drybrook Coal Level*
6005 1275       Lady's Slad Freemine, Lower Adit
6011 1225       Hopewell Level
6014 1428       Worral Hill Colliery*
6017 1000       Bixslade Low Level
6020 0620       Yew Tree Pit [2]
6020 1220       Cannop Drift Mine
6020 1250       Worcester Walk Free Mine
6025 1140       New Furnace Level
6028 1499       Scar Pit
6029 1000       Union Pit
6030 0990       Bixslade Freemine
6030 1140       New Road Level Adit
6030 1220       Wimberry Slade Free Mine
6030 1230       Wimberry Slade North Free Mine
6032 1154       Howlers Slade Collieries
6035 1140       Hopewell Colliery
6036 1494       Ash Pit
6037 1142       Vallets Level
6038 0488       Crabtree Pit
6039 1142       Mushet's Old Furnace Level
6040 0660       Flourmill Colliery
6048 1090       Phoenix Mine
6050 0460       Devil's Chapel
6050 0480       Scowles, The [No 2]
6050 0480       Victoria Pit [No 2]
6052 0621       Chapel Quarry Colliery*
6058 1536       Worral Hill Deep Level
6060 0620       Chapel Quarry Pit*
6060 0655       Hang Hill Colliery*
6060 1589       Brick Pit*
6061 1541       Lydbrook Deep Level
6062 1545       Lydbrook Colliery
6068 0703       Rising Sun Shaft
6070 0990       Miles Water Level
6073 0811       Venus & Jupiter Pit
6074 0809       Arthur's Folly Colliery*
6075 1475       Slope Pit
6080 0460       Forget-me-not Mine
6080 0990       Bixslade Collieries
6080 1230       Cannop Colliery
6080 1250       Wimberry Colliery
6080 0460       Forget-me-not Mine
6080 0990       Bixslade Collieries
6080 0422       Upper Old Park Wood Air Shaft*
6085 0793       Venus Colliery*
6085 0958       Fairmoor Colliery*
6090 0660       Bowson Shaft
6090 1510       Arthur and Edward Colliery
6094 1246       Old Mill or Old Bob's Colliery*
6098 0400       Upper Old Park Iron Mines*
6104 0892       Oaken Coal Level*
6108 0874       Royal Colliery*
6112 0498       Tufts Iron Mine
6114 0862       Stampers Coal Level*
6118 0490       South Oakwood Levels
6120 0230       Bob's Quarry
6120 0500       Pastor Hill Mine
6125 0300       Devil's Ditch
6125 1080       Whitelea Level
6125 1373       Old Speculation
6130 0130       Aylburton Level
6130 1350       Churchway Shaft
6132 1298       Old Mill Engine Deep Shaft
6138 1351       Speculation Pit
6140 0495       Bream Grove Level
6140 0630       Princess Royal Colliery
6150 1195       Speech House Colliery
6153 1570       Pludds Colliery
6160 0460       Dodsmore Colliery
6165 0264       Lydney Park Iron Mine
6165 0840       Standfast Colliery*
6165 1435       Puzzle Pit
6166 0820       Harmony Colliery*
6166 0828       Catch Can Colliery*
6169 0845       Staple Court Colliery*
6169 0876       Brookall Ditches Colliery*
6174 0578       Parkhill Level
6180 0500       South Oakwood Level
6180 1450       Miry Stock Bore Hole
6186 0615       Parkend Main Colliery*
6186 0812       Ivy Moor Head Colliery*
6186 0836       Standfast Colliery*
6190 0636       Independent Level
6190 0890       Castlemain Shaft
6190 1738       True Blue Level
6200 0490       Tufts Level
6206 0809       Land Royal Colliery
6209 0636       Six Bell or Grove Engine Pit
6212 0818       Parkend Royal Shaft
6219 0759       As You Like It Pit*
6220 1520       Ruardean Bottom Adit
6225 1693       True Blue Pit
6240 0682       Whitecroft Water Level
6240 1460       Strip-And-At-It
6245 0608       Dans Level
6245 1480       mine dis*
6246 0615       Norchard Drift Mine
6247 0807       Free Miners Follies*
6249 0641       Random Shot Colliery*
6250 1440       Trafalgar Colliery
6257 0624       Pillowell Level
6260 1091       Venus Colliery*
6260 0708       New Whitecroft Colliery
6264 0791       Independance Pits Nos 1 and 2*
6270 0970       New Fancy Colliery
6275 1045       Jupiter Colliery*
6280 0430       Limekiln Pool Level
6290 0512       Jarrets Pit
6290 1620       East Slade Pit
6290 1620       Woodside Colliery
6290 0420       Norchard Colliery
6291 0822       Oldcroft Colliery*
6300 1240       Old Foxes Bridge Colliery*
6309 0832       Crown Colliery*
6320 0842       Aimwell Colliery*
6321 0857       Branchers Colliery*
6315 0830       Crown Colliery
6331 0825       New Engine Colliery*
6335 0905       Croesus Pit*
6335 1662       Ruardean Hill Pit
6340 0920       Engine Ditch Pit
6340 0935       Brunswick Pit*
6346 6559       Wellington Colliery
6350 0605       Yorkley Court Colliery*
6350 0950       Brandrick's Green Drift Mines
6355 0555       Thomas's Slope
6360 0550       Thomas's Level*
6360 1560       Northern United
6365 0731       Baileyhill Colliery*
6390 0690       Bailey Hill Colliery
6390 0880       Howbeach Colliery
6390 1380       Crump Meadow Colliery
6400 0880       Morse's Level
6400 1260       Woorgreen Colliery
6400 1340       Foxes Bridge Colliery
6410 0870       Frog Pit
6419 0862       Wallsend Colliery*
6420 0595       "Mine" on 1:25 000*
6420 1210       Lightmoor Colliery
6420 1700       Drybrook Iron Mine
6425 1856       Euroclydon
6429 0676       Old Croft Pit
6430 0790       Baileyhill Colliery
6430 1590       Hawkwell Colliery
6433 1666       Pluckpeny Level
6435 1545       No Fold Deep Pit
6438 1500       Winner Colliery Land Pit
6438 1660       Speedwell Level
6439 1485       Winner Colliery Deep Pit
6640 1510       East Slade Colliery
6440 1510       New Bowson Deep Colliery
6442 1540       Protection Pit
6445 0678       Disused coal*
6445 1653       New Bridge Engine Pit
6446 1558       No Fold Land Pit
6454 1542       Scott's Level
6460 1556       Young Colliers Pit
6460 1615       Fairplay Water Level Mouth
6467 0895       Howbeech Iron Level
6477 1522       Victoria Pit [1]
6480 1130       Eastern United Drift Mine
6480 1980       Bailey Level
6488 1531       Luck's All Pit
6490 1140       Quidchurch Colliery
6490 1180       Meerbrook Drainage Level
6490 1430       Bilson Deep Pit / Land Pit
6490 1559       Old Fire Engine Pit
6492 1386       Prospect Deep Pit
6493 1490       Regulation No 3 Shaft
6500 1399       Prospect Land Pit
6500 1494       Regulation No 2 Shaft
6500 1570       Pearce's Shaft
6505 1445       Regulation No 1 Shaft
6510 1200       Cinderford Iron Works
6512 1428       Links Delight Pit
6512 1458       Deep Pit
6518 1929       Wigpool Iron Mine
6520 1125       Perseverance Mine
6520 1130       Shakemantle Mines
6520 1160       Shakemantle Deep
6520 1425       Sphero Pit
6520 1430       St Annal's Shaft
6520 1458       Land Pit
6520 1480       George's Folly
6528 1428       Bonnet Pit
6530 1405       Leather Land Pit
6530 1431       Paragon Deep Pit
6533 1068       Brinchcombe Limestone Level
6533 1066       Findalls Iron Mine
6535 1440       Teazeall Pit
6538 1431       Paragon Land Pit
6540 1280       Cinderford Bridge Colliery
6560 1230       Buckshaft Shaft
6565 1532       Haywood Coal Level
6580 1650       Fairplay Iron Mine
6590 1660       Addis Hill Colliery
6595 0683       Pritchard's Hole
6597 0716       Blakeney Hill Stone Mine
6600 1550       Meadow Cliff Colliery
6600 1685       Edgehill Mine
6605 1684       Westbury Brook Iron Mine Main Shaft
6610 1695       Westbury Brook Iron Mine Old Pit
6626 1648       Westbury Brook Iron Mine Scowle Entrance
6637 1613       Old Sally Mine
6650 1580       Tingle's Level
6660 1010       Haie Hill Tunnel
6660 1510       Beech Pit
6660 1520       Wych Elm Shaft
6700 1530       Trow Ditch Drainage Adit

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5300 9790       Blackcliffe & Wynham Mine Complex
5380 9440       Chepstow Mine


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