Surname Index


The Mines of Cornwall and Devon:
Statistics and Observations


Thomas Spargo

London: Emily Faithfull (1865) xii, 188pp.

Prepared by Michael Steer

Thomas Spargo was a mining engineer, stock and share-broker in mining and engineering projects, an advertisement in his book claims, "through his long experience as a practical miner, aided by his monthly visits to Cornwall and Devon, to afford accurate information as to the position and prospect of the various mines in those Counties." Devonshire mines are addressed in Chapter IV. This rare book was produced from a digital copy held by the Bodleian Library that can be downloaded from Google Books. Google has sponsored the digitisation of books from several libraries. Those on which copyright has expired are available for free educational and research use, both as individual books and as full collections to aid researchers.

Allen, Mr A160
Bedford, Duke of158
Blakeway, P E Esq160
Bray, Mrsiv
Browne, J Deane160
Carttar, C J Esq160
Cavendish familyiii
Childs, R W Esq160
Drake familyiii
Franklin, Dr Benjamin170
Hitchens, Josiah H Esq160, 163
Hooper, Henry160
Hunt, Mrv, 173
Johnstone, J P Esq JP160
Knight, Charlesiii
Lake, Sir Atwell, Bt160
Lea, Edward Chas Esq160
Morris, Thomas Esq160
Moss, Lea & Co, Messrs160
Ouseley, Lieutenant Colonel Jnr160
Raleigh familyiii
Richards, Captain James160-2
Spargo, Thomasvi
Thomas, John Esq160
Thomas, William Alexander Esq160
Tilston, J H Esq160
Warbeck, Perkiniv
William III Prince of Orangeiv