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Earl of Dudley's Collieries

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According to [1] the following collieries in South Staffordshire/Worcestershire were owned by the Earl of Dudley and at work in 1880:

  • Coneygre, Tipton
  • Foxyards, Tipton (2 entries)
  • Himley, Dudley
  • Old Park, Dudley
  • Ramrod Hall, Oldhury
  • Round's Hill, Tipton
  • Saltwells, Old Hill
  • Wallows, Brierly Hill
  • Wallows, Brierley Hill

Also fireclay mines in South Staffordshire and Worcestershire District in 1875 owned by the Earl of Dudley:

  • Coneygre, Tipton
  • Foxyards, Tipton,
  • Himley, Kingswinsford
  • Thorns, Brierley Hill

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