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Craigrie Colliery

Colliery (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Craigrie Colliery

Classification Colliery (Period Unassigned)

Canmore ID 130813

Site Number NS99SW 31

NGR NS 9043 9155

NGR Description Centred NS 9043 9155

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Administrative Areas

  • Council Clackmannan
  • Parish Clackmannan
  • Former Region Central
  • Former District Clackmannan
  • Former County Clackmannanshire

Archaeology Notes

NS99SW 31 centred 9043 9155

Location: Clackmannan

Previous Owners: Alloa Coal Company

Types of Coal: House and Steam

Sinking/Production Commenced: 1942 (re-opened)

Year Closed: 1952

Year Abandoned: 1957

Average Workforce: 134

Peak Workforce: 136

Peak Year: 1949

Shaft/Mine Details: 1 shaft, 56m deep. 1 surface mine connection.

Details in 1948: Output 200 tons per day, 50,000 per annum. 157 employees. No washer, no baths, canteen (no cooked meals), first-aid room. AC electricity bought from Scottish Central Supply Company, Report dated 25-08-1948.

M K Oglethorpe 2006.

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