Silverwood Logo by John Doxey background photo Mick Carver1900 - 1994

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History of the Mine


Silverwood Mine

Hollings Lane


South Yorkshire England

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Main Photos Jonathan Dabbs.

Additional content Mick Carver







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Where the Miners of Silverwood came from, all miners listed on these pages below are linked from the miners list
Origins of Miners
Street Locations
Armthorpe Colliery
Bradgate Drift
Cadeby Main
Canklow Colliery
Carlton Main
Denaby Main
Dinnington Main
Do Well Colliery
Firbeck Colliery
Grimethorpe Colliery
Hadfield colliery
Hatfield Main
Here Before
Maltby Main
Manvers Main
Men of August 1919
Mines A
Mines B
Mines C
Mines F
Mines G
Mines H
Mines I - K
Mines L - N
Mines O - R
Mines S
Mines T - U
Mines W - Y
Rossington Colliery
Rotherham Corporation
Rotherham Main Colliery
School Leavers
Silverwood Top
Stubbin Collieries
Surface Workers
Thrybergh Hall
Thurcroft Colliery
Treeton Colliery
Unknown Colliery
Unknown Origin
Various Occupations
Various Origins
Wath Main Colliery
Yorkshire Main
History of the Mine
The Colliers
Working Life
Interesting facts
Tales from the Mine
Mining Information
For Your Use
Guest Book
Local Villages





The men below all came from the Armthorpe Colliery to work at Silverwood, as per the dates shown below.

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.


Some of the Miners have no address listed.


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.  Some Street Locations are listed here [ This site ]

The list is in a timeframe format per month and year The month and year is when they  signed on at Silverwood.

Please note that 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.     Email John Doxey

Please note there is a protection on these pages containing the list.






Daniel Nichols age 44 living at 130 Victoria Rd Parkgate signed on as a Collier June 1925
J. Concannon age 45 living at 54 Stanley St Parkgate signed on as a Collier June 1925




L. Leyland age 24 living at 74 Kelvin St Dalton signed on as a Rope worker January 1926
G. ? Maycock age 44 living at 42 Abell St Thrybergh signed on as a Collier January 1926




G. Wagstaff age 39 living at 26 Church St Conisbro signed on as a Collier April 1927
John Warren age 24 living at 19 Eastwood Lane signed on as a Collier May 1927
? Thompson age 43 living at 15 ? Rd Conisboro signed on as a Stoneworker September 1927




George Proctor age 40 living at 19 Park Vale Drive Thrybergh signed on as a Collier April 1928
Fred Proctor age 17 living at 19 Park Vale Drive Thrybergh signed on as a Haulageman April 1928
Alfred Beresford age 36 living at 25 Crescent West Sunnyside signed on as a Stoneworker June 1928


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List compiled and formatted by John Doxey from an original list of miners compiled by Mick Carver.

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