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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A listing of the Men and Women who worked at Silverwood Click here to Add a Name

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Please note that the list as presented on this site is copyright to John Doxey and Mick Carver

A special thanks is extended to Mick Carver who has spent countless hours gathering names and transcribing information from documents, producing an A to Z of names for presentation on this site.  Indeed Mick's effort has produced the majority of names on the list.

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Adams - Allard   Allard - Astle    Astle - Aylward




Adams - Allard

Albert F Adams Stoneworker 1924
Charley Adams pre 1962
H. Abell Driver 1919
Eric Abell  Driver 1928  
W. Abell Collier1926
George Able Collier 1927

Chris Abrams
Benjamin Abson Pre 1916
Joseph E. Ackell Collier1928
G. Ackroyd 1915
Bernard Ackroyd Driver 1924
Walter Ackroyd Haulage Engine Operator pre 1960
William Acton? Collier 1924
J. Acton Collier1928
G. W. AdamsStoneworker 1927
J. Adey Collier 1919
Sister Adshead " The Angel with a dirty face"
James(Jim) Adshead underground worker
Mick Adshead fiiter
William Adshead collier 1962
Brian (munk) Adshead 1994 overman
Archie Aden
George Aden
Cyril Aden-wages
Derek Aden-wages
Ronnie Aden
John Adlington Stoneworker 1924
J. Aird Production Manager 1970's
J. Ainley 1915
Jessie Ainsworth Collier1926

Robert Akid ? Haulage1928
Ernest Aldar Pit Bottom 1924
Leonard Aldred 1940 1973
Roland Aldred 1942 1985
Michael Aldred 1976 1990
Peter Aldred 1980 1986
John Aldroyd collier 1968- 1992
William Allen Collier 1919
Don Allen- fitter
Joshua Alford Collier 1919
Isaiah Alford Collier 1924
Cyril Alford pre 1980's
George John Alford 1926 Fitter
John AlfordDriver 1927
Leslie AlfordDriver1926


   Allard - Astle

E Allard ?   Collier    1924
A Allen Driver1928
Charles Allen Pit bottom1925
Charles P. Allen Stoneworker 1925
John Allen Stoneworker1926
Arthur Allice Stoneworker 1924
John Joseph Allott 1970's - 1980's
Darren Allott
Sam Allott Driver 1924
J. Allport Collier 1919
Moses Allport Collier1925
Jason Allrebrook Collier 1919
Aeron Allresbrook ? Collier1925
Thomas Allsop Collier 1919
George Alsop     Stoneworker 1928

John Alsop   Driver 1926
John MatthewAlsop Haulage 1928
Walter Alsop  Collier    1925
Michael Alton Collier1924

R. A. Ambrose Stoneworker1928
John Andrews (Big Hat)
A Anchar Collier1925
Wilfred Anderson Collier 1924
BenjamineAngel Fitter1924
Charles Angrove Stoneworker 1923
John Anslo Stoneworker 1924
D. G. ? Anthony Stoneworker1924
Roy Applegate
Graham ( Tweet ) Ardron
Harry Arbery Collier 1926
J. Archer Pre 1918
Thomas Archer Pre 1915
F. Archer Collier 1919
Fred Archer Collier 1924
Fred Archer Driver1925
Bill Armitage
Earnest Armitage Roadman1927
G. Arrowsmith Pitbottom 1926
John Arthur locoman 1970's

John Arthur 1970's
Ernest Asbury Pre 1918
Tom ' Ash ' Asher 1950 till 1985
Edward Ashlin Stoneworker 1924
Arthur Askew born 1906


Astle - Aylward

J. Astle Collier 1919
Mick (Abu) Astle 1968 to 1989
Graham Astle
Benny Astle
John Ashforth Collier 1919
Len? Ashforth Collier1925
Joseph Ashurst Collier 1919
Charles H? Ashton Collier1925
ArthurAshwood Fitter 1924
Moses Aspinall Stoneworker 1926
Harry Asbery ? [ Astbury ] Y ? 1919
Walter Astbery Driver 1923
WilliamAstbury Stoneworker1928
Joseph Astbury? Stoneworker 1928
Cyril Astbury Pit bottom 1924

Horace Atkins Hurrier 1906
Walter Atkins Pre 1918
James Atkins Chains 1928
S. Atkinson Stoneworker 1924
S. Atkinson Stoneworker 1924
Stephen Atkinson Driver 1926
Levi Atkinson  Collier 1926
S Atkinson Fitter/ Filler ?1925
Alfred Attkinson Collier 1926
Willie Lister Atkinson
Fred Atkinson
Bill Atkinson
Steve Atkinson
William Atherton 1925 Driver
WilfredAthens Chains1924
W. Atherton Fitter 1926
Albert Atherton Stoneworker1928
Thomas Atherton 1911
William Atton 1926
James William Austin Pre 1916
Bennie Aylward
Brian Aylward
Patrick Aylward Stoneworker 1926



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