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

Webmaster John Doxey

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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.


Oakes to Oman   O'Melia - Oxtoby


Oakes to Oman

Peter Oakes Stoneman pre 1913

Joseph Oakes Fitter 1919
Joseph Oakes Stoneworker 1927

Roy Oakes  Mine Development 1970's
John Oakley Collier 1919
J R Oakley Y ? 1919
William Oakley Collier 1919
O H Oakley Filler 1919
Charles Oakley Collier 1919
M. Oakley Collier 1919
G ? Oakley Collier 1919
Thomas Redvers Oakley Stoneworker 1924
John Oakley Collier 1928
Charles Oakley Collier 1928
Charles Henry Oakley Driver 1927
George Oakley Haulage 1928
William Oakley Collier 1919
Brian Oakley
Keith Oakley
Ernie Oakley
Albert Oakton Pre 1918
George Oates Pre 1918
Sam Oates Pre 1917
John Oates Pit bottom 1928
L. Oats Collier 1925
F. O'Brian Collier 1919
D. O'Brian Stoneworker 1927
James O'Brian Stoneworker 1927
Michael Obrien Stoneworker 1924
Peter O'Brien
Bill O’Brien
William 'Willy' O'Brien 1994
Gerald O'Brien overman
Shaun O'Brien 1987
John O'Connell Collier 1919
Rodger Ogden Driver 1924
E. Ogden Driver 1924
Albert Ogden Pit bottom 1925
W E. Ogden Rope 1926 and previous
Horace Ogleby ? Driver 1928
Thomas Henry Ogley ? Corporal 1923
Fred W. Oldershaw ?Collier 1926
Roland Oldfield Rope 1925
Wilfred Oldfield Pit bottom 1925
Cyril Oliver ? 1924
Harvey Oliver Collier 1919
J. Oliver Collier 1919
John Morris Oliver Stoneworker 1925 and previous
John Morris Oliver Stoneworker 1925
Harry Oliver

James Oliver Collier 1938
H. Ollerneshaw Collier 1919


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 Oman - Oxtoby

Alfred Oman Collier 1919
Pat Omelia Collier 1919
Connor O’ Melia Driver 1925 and previous
George O'Neil Collier 1927
T. O'Neil Locoman 1970's
A. W. Orchard Pre 1918
Arthur Orchard Driver 1927
Bernard S Orchard Driver 1927
Clarence Orchard Stoneworker 1924
Ernest Orton West Pit worker 1924
Roly. H. Orton 1966
Ernest Osbourne Collier 1919
S, Osbourne Corporal 1919
Samuel Osbourne Pit bottom 1925

Roy Osborne Conveyor Attendant 1943
Thomas William Booth Outram Pre 1917
J. Overton Stoneworker 1919
W. Overton Collier 1919
Thomas Overton Stoneworker 1924
Cliff Owen Stoneworker 1925
H F Owen Stoneworker 1927
Arthur Oxborough Pre 1917
Harry Oxborough Collier 1925
Charles Oxley Corporal 1924
A. Oxley Collier 1919
Alan Oxley Pit bottom 1926
J W. Oxley Pit bottom 1924
S. Oxley Pit bottom 1928
W R. Oxley Stoneworker 1927
Richard Oxtoby Collier 1919
Richard Oxtoby Filler 1919
R. Oxtoby ? Stoneworker 1928



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