1900 - 1994
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|Origins of Miners|
|Do Well Colliery|
|Men of August 1919|
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THE ORIGINS OF SILVERWOOD MINERS
The men below had all been in the Army before signing on at Silverwood. It is possible some of them worked at Silverwood prior to enlistment in the army. 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. 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 there is a protection on these pages containing the list.
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.
Albert Dean age 18 living at 18 Wadsworth Rd Bramley signed on as a Filler October 1923 he had worked at Silverwood previously
Owen Pursglove age 21 living at 39 Park Grove Bramley was employed as a Stoneworker in October 1923
age 24 living at 7 Norwood St Dalton signed on as a Stoneworker December 1923 Army
Samuel Finney ? age 22 living at 16 Wood St Whinney Hill Thrybergh signed on as a Driver January 1924 Army
Albert Sandford ? age 24 living at 106 Badsley Moore Lane
Rotherham was employed as a Haulageman in February 1925
C. Buttle age 25  living at 44 Park Grove Bramley was employed as a West Pit Worker in January 1926
Sam Huckbody age 26 living at 317 Doncaster Rd Rotherham was employed as a ? in December 1927
Isaiah Goldburgh age 26 living at 11 Harper St signed on as a Collier January 1927
Thomas Arthur Scott age 25 living at 6 Wadsworth Rd Bramley was employed as a Driver in July 1928
Click here to Add a Name Three Steps Search A : Click on first letter of
your miners surname below
B: Locate your miner, if your miners name is
underlined, click on the link
C: Your miners name will appear at the top of the
new page with details, if there is a link [ more ] then follow that link for
more details of your miner.
Three Steps Search
A : Click on first letter of your miners surname below
B: Locate your miner, if your miners name is underlined, click on the link
C: Your miners name will appear at the top of the new page with details, if there is a link [ more ] then follow that link for more details of your miner.
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