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 Dabs.

Additional content Mick Carver







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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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The list may not be reproduced in any format.

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.



Nadin - Nightingale   Nightingale - Nuttall




Nadin - Nightingale


Herbert Nadin ? Stoneworker 1925
J. Naughton Stoneworker 1924
Alan Napper deputy until closure
Michael Navin Collier 1919
H. Naylor Filler 1919
? Naylor Stoneworker 1925
G. W. Naylor Chains 1925
John Naylor Driver 1928
Lawrence Naylor Stoneworker 1924
Granville Neal Driver 1927
Sam Neale Collier 1924
John Neale Collier 1927

Arthur Neale
J. Neilson Collier 1919
H. Neatby? Driver 1926
Harvey Needham Driver 1924
A. Needham Stoneworker 1924
Thomas Neilan Collier 1925
Thomas Nelson Collier 1928
Samuel Nettle? Stoneworker 1928
J. Nettlesby Collier 1919

John Nettleship Collier 1934
Thomas Nettleship Driver 1923
John Nettleship Driver 1927
Jack Nettleship
Charles Neville Stoneworker 1924
Ernest A Newbound Ropeman 1923
Herbert Newbound Stoneworker 1925
Ernest Newbound Driver 1925
John Newbound Rope 1925

P E Newbound ? Stoneworker 1925
Brian Newey Collier 1919
Martin Newey Stoneworker 1923
J. Newey Collier 1924
David Newey Stoneworker 1924
B. Newey Collier 1924
?. Newey Collier 1924
A. Newey Stoneworker 1925
Benjamin Newey Driver 1928
William Newey  (bill) Foreman
Jack Newey
Tom Newey
Joe Newey
Ben Newey
Thomas Newey Stoneworker 1925
Sam Newman Powderhouse
Richard Newman, Deputy
John William Newsome Pre 1918
Daniel Newton Collier 1924
Frank C. Newton Stoneworker1927
G. Newton. undermanager 1970's
John Nicol Overman
A. Nichols Collier 1919
William Nicholls Collier 1919
Thomas Nicolls Stoneworker 1924
Albert Nichols Haulage 1925
Daniel Nichols Collier 1925
B. Nicklin Stoneworker 1924


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Nightingale - Nuttall

Lawrence Nightingale Driver 1924
Laurence Nightingale Driver 1928
Peter Nightingale - Aug 1971 - May 1989
Ken (Kelly) Nightingale - Killed Jan 1966
H. Nixon Pre 1917
Walter Nixon Collier 1924
Dennis Nixon Driver 1924
Dennis Nixon Driver 1924
William Nixon pre 1960
Mr. Nixon jnr pre 1960
Willie Norborough Haulage 1925 and previous
Henry V Norburn Stoneworker 1925
W. Norburn Stoneworker 1924
W. Norburn Driver 1925
Charley Norman Collier 1928
R. Norman Safety Engineer, 1970's
Arthur Northernshaw ? Collier 1926
Frank Nussey ? Stoneworker 1927
Samuel Nuttall Stoneworker 1927
Frank Nuttall Filler 1923


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