Mining In Clay Cross

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Mining In Clay Cross

Location Of Collieries In Clay Cross


Clay Cross Number 1 and 3 collieries, located within the Clay Cross Works


Clay Cross Number 2 colliery, located at Coney Green, at the eastern end of the Clay Cross Works near the railway bridge, which carries the road to North Wingfield.


Clay Cross Number 4 colliery located near Ankerbold and was called either Ankerbold or New Foundation Colliery and is also near where the Clay Cross station was located about 1¾ miles north of the village.


Clay Cross Number 5 and 6 collieries were located at Morton.


Clay Cross Number 7 colliery called Parkhouse but located nearer Danesmoor.


Clay Cross Number 8 colliery located on Flaxpiece, Clay Cross.


Clay Cross Number 9 and 11 collieries, located at the Avenue, between Wingerworth and Grassmoor.