Brotton Ironstone Mine
|The Brotton Ironstone Mine was opened in 1865 and closed in the 1920's.
They were owned in 1890 by Robert Morrison of Morrison & Co. The left shaft was called Mary, the right one, Florence, after his two daughters. The recorded output ranged from around 1,500 to 2,000 tons per day. There were about 500 employees.