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Wharncliffe Silkstone Colliery Co

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of Tankersley, near Barnsley.

Colliery Proprietors, Producers of House, Gas and Steam Coal, High Class Coke, Tar, Sulphate of Ammonia, Benzole, etc. Manufacturers of Roofing Tiles and Bricks.

Also see Wharncliffe Silkstone Colliery.

1854 Established by George Walker, Robert Baxter and John Jeffcock.

1879 Incorporated as a Limited Company.

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