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Mace - Marsh   Marsh - McDougall  McDougall - Measures   Measures - Mitchell   Mitchell - Morgan   Morgan - Moxon

Moxon - Mystone



Mace - Marsh

F J Mace Collier 1919
L. Macdonald West Pit 1924

Arthur Machin Collier 1937
A. Machin Collier 1919
W. Machin Collier 1919
F. Machin WestPit 1924
Stan Machin 1920's - pre 1970
Albert Machon pre 1970
Charles Macintosh Collier 1919
C. Mack Collier 1919
John Macreadie  1970's
Stewart Macreadie
Edward Mcneela Stoneworker 1924
Bernard Mactagh ? Collier 1927
Thomas E Maddison Driver 1923
Walter Maddocks Collier 1924
Laurence Maguire ? Stoneworker 1927
Martin J.  Maguire Assistant Mine Surveyor. 1980 to 1991
Charles Mahon Shaft worker 1919
J. Mahon Stoneworker 1924
Edward Mahon Driver 1924
John James Mahony Driver 1925
James Thomas Maiden Pre 1916
Henry Maiden Stoneworker 1924
H. Maiden Driver 1924
Henry Maiden Stoneworker 1925
Richard Malin ? Collier 1923
Thomas Mall ? Stoneworker 1925
Peter Mallard? Collier 1927
J. Mallone Collier 1925
W. Malon? West Pit Worker 1923
Albert Malthouse ? Collier 1927
W. Manders Collier 1925
A. Manewell Stoneworker 1924
Sam Mangham Driver 1923
Ernest Mangham Driver 1924
G. Mangham Stoneworker 1928
W. Mann Collier 1919
Leonard Mann Collier 1919
Henry Mann Collier 1924
David Mann Stoneworker 1925
John Mann Stoneworker 1925
Eric Mann (nip) wagon shop
Pat Mannison Stoneworker 1924
John Manley Collier 1919
J. Manley Stoneworker 1924
G W Mansell Stoneworker 1927
Sam Mansell? Collier 1927
Fred Manson Stoneworker 1924
D. J. Maplethorpe1960/70
William Amos Marchant Driver 1923
John Markham Collier 1927
Terry Markham 1948 - 1984
Thomas Marples Collier 1924
Rhodes Marriott Pre 1917
Arthur Marriott Driver 1928
W. Marsden Stoneworker 1924
W L Marsden ? Stoneworker 1925 and previous
George J Marsden Stoneworker 1927
William Marsden Stoneworker 1925


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 Marsh - McDougall

John Marsh Collier 1919
Thomas Marsh Driver 1923
Thos ? Marsh Stoneworker 1924
H. Marsh N. A. C.O.D.S Executive Branch President 1970's
Horace Marsh
John Henry Marshall Ropeworker 1924
Charles Marshall Stoneworker 1927
George Marshall ? 1927
Billy Marshal
Walter Marslan Collier 1919
George Martin Driver 1925
H. Martin Collier 1919
F. Martin Collier 1919
John W Martin Collier 1919
John Arthur Martin Stoneworker 1924
Gerald Martin ? 1927 and previous
George Martin Driver 1925
Herbert Martin Collier 1928
John W. Martin Stoneworker 1925
M J Martin Pony driver 1928
Oswald Martin West Pit 1925
Jimmy Martin
G. Mason Collier 1919
George Thomas Mason Hewer possibly from 1904 definitely 1917 beyond 1928
Oswald Mason Surface 1928
S. Massey Collier 1919
H. Massey Collier 1919
James Massey Collier 1925
John Massey ? 1925
Lawrence Massey Driver 1925
Samuel Massey ? 1927
Derek Massey  Blacksmiths Striker
Matthew Mather Driver 1927
Samuel Thomas Matthews Collier 1919
Charles Edward Matthews Stoneworker 1928
Raymond Matthews Driver 1928

Steve Matthews 1979
William May Ropeworker 1924
Samuel May Driver 1927
Harry Maycock Stoneworker 1924
G? Maycock Collier 1925
Angus McCormick
S. Mcdermott Collier 1919
Jamey Mcdermott Stoneworker 1927
James Mcdermot [ Big Jim ]
Lawrence Mcdermot Collier 1925
H. Mcdermott Driver 1925
Joe Mcdermott 1977 - 1989
Stephen Mcdonnell Stoneworker 1919


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McDougall - Measures

David Russell Mcdougall Driver 1926
J. Mcgan Collier 1919
Patrick McGann Stoneworker 1919
Owen Mcgann Collier 1924
Edward McGann Stoneworker 1924
Patrick Mcgann Stoneworker 1924
Tom Mcgann ? Stoneworker 1924
John M Mcgann Stoneworker 1927
John Henry McGann 1900 to 1926

Hugh Mcgann surface labourer 1923 until 1974

Michael "Mike" Mcgann undermanager 1979 until 1987
Paddy Mcgowen Stoneworker 1926
William McGowan pre 1955
Dennis McGuinness Driver 1923
James Mcguiness Stoneworker 1928
Pat McGuinness (pre 1960)
John McGuinness pre 1960
Martin McGuinness (Son of Pat)

Steve McGuinness  Mine Development 1970's
Andy McGreavey
Dave Mc Greavey
M. Mcgough Driver 1923
Archibald Mcintyre ? Stoneworker 1925
Austin Mckinzie Stoneworker 1925
Joseph Mckenzie snr 1905 onward
Joseph Mckenzie jnr 1940's onward
John Mckevitt Collier 1927
John Mclaughlin Stoneworker 1923

The Electrician: Volume 80
Murdoch McLean   1940's
Thomas McLaughlin ? Stoneworker 1925
Michael McManus Stoneworker 1919
Tom Mcmahon
Dennis Mcmahon
 Les Mcmahon
Thomas McNicholes Stoneworker 1924
Charley Mcnicholas Stoneworker 1927
Richard Mcnichols Fitter 1925
E. Mcormick Collier 1925
John Macreadie
Stewart Macreadie
George Mcutcheon Stoneworker 1925
Hughie McVeigh
Jack McVeigh
John Meakin ? 1927


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Measures - Mitchell

J. Measures Stoneworker 1927
A. Medlock ? Driver 1928
Luke? Mee Stoneworker 1916 and 1927

Michael Patrick Mee
B. Meggs ? Stoneworker 1924
L. Meggitt Collier 1924
George Meggitt Stoneworker 1924
George Meggitt Collier 1925
Harry Meggitt 1928 - 1971
Joseph Melia Driver 1927
T K Meller Collier 1927
R. Mellor Collier 1919
T. K. Mellor N. A. C.O.D.S Executive Branch Vice-President 1970's
William Henry Mellars Pre 1916
Harvey Mellors Collier 1919
John Mellors Stoneworker 1928
Harold Mellors West Pit worker 1924
R. Melluish, undermanager 1970's
Edward Melvin Stoneworker 1924
W. Memmott Collier 1924
George (Jud) Meredith1978 - 1994
William Merrills Collier 1919
J. Merrills pre,1909
Albert Merrills
James Merriman Stoneworker 1925
George Metcalfe Stoneworker 1927
Richard Meyock ?Stoneworker 1925
Bertram Meyres [ Myers ]? 1925
Arthur Midgley Pit bottom worker 1924
Donald Henry Miles
Peter Millard Collier 1925
John Miller Collier 1919
George Miller Pit Bottom 1924
Thomas Miller Driver 1927
S. Millars Collier 1919
Michael Milligan Collier 1926
Hubert Millington Collier 1924
B. Millis Collier 1919
J. Mills Collier 1919
Robert Mills Stoneworker 1923
Ambrose Mills Driver 1923
B. Mills Collier 1924
R. Mills Stoneworker 1925
Samuel Mills ? 1928
Thomas Mills Chains 1925
William Mills Driver 1927
Billy Mills
Sid Mills
W M Milner Weighman 1925
Henry Milnes Driver 1928
Jack Milton Stoneworker 1927
Silas Miree Collier 1919

Clifford Miree Driver 1924
Brian Miree miner - deputy- collieryoverman 1953- 1989
Lee Miree 1983 -1992 Conveyer operator
E. Mirfin ? Collier 1927


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Mitchell - Morgan

John Mitchell Driver 1924
A. ?Mitchell ? Collier 1926
Horace Mitchell Driver 1925
John James Mitchell Stoneworker 1928
Joseph H. Mitchell Driver 1927 and previous
Ian Mitchell
Paul Mold Foreman Blacksmith
Charles Molinson Collier 1923
Ernest Molinson ? Driver 1927
John Henry Molland Stoneworker 1923
Ernest Molloy Stoneworker 1925
R. Molyneux Collier 1925 and previous
Thomas Molyneux Pit bottom 1925
Jack Monks Stoneworker 1923
L. Monk Collier 1919
Fred Monkman? Stoneworker 1927
Ernest Montgomery Collier 1925
Fred W Moody Collier 1924
John Moody Driver 1925
William Charles Moore Stoneworker 1924
John Moore Collier 1924
John H Moore ? 1924
Thomas Moore Collier 1919
Robert Moore Collier 1919
J. Moore Stoneworker 1925
John Moore Driver 1926
Reuben Moore Stoneworker 1927
Robert Moore Collier 1927
Robert George Moore Collier 1925
Rowland Moore Collier 1925
George H Moores ? Collier 1925
Mr Moore Deputy 1960's
Jimmy Moore-pre1967
William Moore West Pit bottom worker 1910
Paul Moorhouse Electrician 1974 - 1998
George Moughton ? Driver 1923
Jas K Moran Collier 1919
H. Moran Stoneworker 1924
Brian Moran Stoneworker 1927
G. Moran Stoneworker 1927
Henry William Moran Pit bottom 1927
John Moran Stoneworker 1927
Michael Moran Stoneworker 1924
Michael Moran Collier 1924
Pat Moran Stoneworker 1927
Pat Moran Stoneworker 1925
Michael Morans Stoneworker 1924
R. Moran


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Morgan - Moxon 

J. Morgan Collier 1919
Moses Morgan Collier 1919
Isaac Morgan 1919
James Morgan Driver 1924
James Morgan Collier 1924
Joseph Morgan Collier 1924
Jess Morgan Filler 1924
Ernest W Morgan Driver 1927
E. Morgan Collier 1924
Enoch Morgan Stoneworker 1925 
Ernest Morgan Driver 1926
J. Morgan Collier 1927
James Morgan Fitter 1928
L. Morgan Collier 1926 and previous
Robert Morgan Driver 1925
William Morgan Collier 1926
J. Morley Stoneworker 1924
Ernest Morley Collier 1928
James Morley Stoneworker 1928
Michael Morren Stoneworker 1926
J. Morris Collier 1919
J. Morris Collier 1919
Mark Morris Stoneworker 1919
William John Morris Collier 1924
John Morris Filler 1924
Llewellyn Morris Stoneworker 1928
William Morris Stoneworker 1927
William Owen Morris Stoneworker 1927
Michael Morrison Stoneworker 1924
John Mortain ? Stoneworker 1925
Samual Morton Pre 1917
Joseph Morton Collier 1919
Albert Morton Driver 1928
Joseph Morton Fitter 1927
Graham Morton faceworker
George Mosley coal faceworker pre1947
James Mosley ? West Pit 1924
Y W ? Moss Collier 1919
George Moss Collier 1924
John Moss Collier 1926
Sydney Moss Driver 1927
F. Mosses West Pit 1925
Ignatius Mosley Collier 1919
A. Mothersham? Stoneworker 1927 and previous
Jack Moulson Fitter
Fred Mounsey Driver 1924
Fred Mounsey Packer 1955 to 1966
George W Mounsey Collier 1924
J. Mountford Collier 1919
Leonard Mountford Stoneworker 1928
William Mountford Collier 1928
Frank Mountford Driver 1923


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Moxon - Mystone  

Enoch Moxon Pre 1916
George Moxon
Benjamin Moxon Driver 1926
Mathew Moxon Stoneworker 1924
E. Moyan Collier 1919
Thomas Moylan Stoneworker 1925
Pat Moyle Collier 1919
Thomas Mulan ? Collier 1928
James Muleaney ? Collier 1927 and previous
William Mullen Stoneworker 1925
J. Mulligan Driver 1927
Michael Mulligan Collier 1926
Frank Mullin Stoneworker 1925
William Percival Mulling, deputy 1947
Bernard Mullins Stoneworker 1928
Harry Mullins Fitter 1925
Matthew Mullins Stoneworker 1928
William Mullins Stoneworker 1927
Arthur Mullins snr Overman
George Mullins
Arthur Mullins
C. Mullinds ? Dayman 1924
Sylvester Muloney Pit bottom 1925
C W Mumford Collier 1919
James Murdock Stoneworker 1926
Samuel Muree ? Collier 1925
P. Murphy Stoneworker 1928
Alfred Muscroft Collier 1924
H. Muscroft Driver 1927
Thomas M Muscroft Rope 1925
Thomas Murtagh Pre 1917
Eric Muxlow Driver 1926
Eric Muckslow cageman
J. Myers Y ?
Joseph Myers Collier 1924
L. Myers Stoneworker 1925
G. Myers Collier 1925
Thomas Myers Collier 1925
John T Mylett Pit bottom 1924 and previous
James W. Mystone ? Collier 1926




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