Silverwood Logo by John Doxey background photo Mick Carver1900 - 1994

Dedicated to the Miners of Silverwood

History of the Mine


Silverwood Mine

Hollings Lane


South Yorkshire England

Webmaster John Doxey

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
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Armthorpe Colliery
Bradgate Drift
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Canklow Colliery
Carlton Main
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Dinnington Main
Do Well Colliery
Firbeck Colliery
Grimethorpe Colliery
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Here Before
Maltby Main
Manvers Main
Men of August 1919
Mines A
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Mines F
Mines G
Mines H
Mines I - K
Mines L - N
Mines O - R
Mines S
Mines T - U
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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
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Guest Book
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The men below all returned to work at Silverwood, after being off sick 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 returned and 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.    

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








Robert Dabbs age 59 of  75 Whinney Hill Thrybergh signed on as a  Dayman in September 1919 previously off ill <more >



Robert Dabbs  age 59  of 75 Whinney Hill  signed on as a Dayman in June 1920 previously off  lame <more >



Ernest Bunting age 39 of 21 Norwood St Dalton signed on as a Roadman in October 1927. He had been ill for a period of two years.
G. H. Gavens? age 33 of 24 Doncaster Place signed on as a Fitter in September 1927 after an illness
Joseph Clough age 27 of 17 Dean Crescent signed on as a Haulageman in September 1927 after an illness
John Ripley age 38 of  30 Norwood St  Dalton signed on as a Collier in September 1927 after being off work with an illness
Thomas Pendlebury age 28 of 17 Abell St Thrybergh signed on as a  ? in March 1927 after being ill




Fred Pearson age 22 living at 34 Wood St Thrybergh signed on as a Stoneworker in April 1928, he had been off work taking care of his sick Mother.

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