1900 - 1994
Dedicated to the Miners of Silverwood
History of the Mine
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South Yorkshire England
Webmaster John Doxey
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|Where the Miners of Silverwood came from|
|Origins of Miners|
|The making of the Mine|
|History of the Mine|
|Listing of Miners|
|Work and Leisure|
|Biographies and Tributes|
Facts, Stories and Features
|Legends from the Mine|
|Tales from the Mine|
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The men below worked at Abigham Colliery before signing on at Silverwood. . Where a miners entry has a link [ more ] , that link will take you to further information on that miner.
Please note that some street names occurred in different localities, as in Doncaster Road which could be in Rotherham, Dalton, Thrybergh, or Hooton Roberts.
School Street can be Thrybergh or Eastwood Rotherham.
Where locality is known it will be recorded below. If you know of the locality of a street below that has no locality named please contact me so the list can be completed.
The list is in a timeframe format per month and year The month and year is when they left Abigham and signed on at Silverwood.
Please note there is a protection on these pages containing the list, I do have further information on some of the miners listed. Just drop me an email and I will gladly send freely without obligation, whatever information I can on individuals.
This site accepts no responsibility for the
accuracy of information contained on the origin pages, but be
assured that all information has been accepted by this site as
accurate on face value. Should you discover an inaccurate entry
please inform me so that entry can be rectified.
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James Rigby age 26 who was living at 55 Kelvin St Dalton was employed as a Stoneworker at Silverwood in August of 1925
All information on this site is correct to the extent of my knowledge,
should you spot an error please let me know and that error will be