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Silverwood Mine

Hollings Lane


South Yorkshire England

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Pacey - Pashley   Pashley - Peters   Peters - Powell   Powell - Purvis



Pacey - Pashley


William H. Pacey ?Collier 1925 and previous
H B. Pachburn ? Driver 1925
Jack Page Pre 1916
Edward Page Collier 1919
Frank Page Collier 1919
Wilfred Page Rope 1925
Jack Page
Edward Palmer Collier 1919
J. ? Palmer ? Collier 1924
W. Palmer Driver 1927
J. ? Palmer ? Stoneworker 1924

Thomas Parker Collier 1906
G. Parker Shoe 1919
George Parker Collier 1919
George Parker Y ? 1919
Herbert Parker Ropeman 1923
Arthur Parker Stoneworker 1928
Bernard Parker West Pit 1925
Ephraim Parker Collier 1924
Joseph Parker Stoneworker 1925 and previous
Robert Parker West Pit 1925
Jim Parker
Stan Parker Face Spokesman
Jack Parker 1970's
Geo Parker
Stan Parker 1980's
Cyril [ Smokey] Parker G. W. Parkin Pre 1916
Ernest Parkin Collier 1919
S G Parkin Collier 1919
F. A.Parkin Driver 1923
J. ?Parkin ? Haulage 1927
Leslie E Parkin ? Stoneworker 1927 and previous
Clifford Parkin Driver 1928
H W Parkin Collier 1927
Samuel Parkin Stoneworker 1925
Cliff Parkin
William Parkinson Stoneworker 1927
J. Parkes Y ? 1919
W. Parnell Collier 1919
F. Parnham ? [ Farnham ? ]Collier 1919
John Parr Stoneworker 1925
Thos. Parr Stoneworker 1925
David George Parry Chains 1928
Ed Parry ? Collier 1927
? Parry Corporal 1924
Joe W Parsons Collier 1925
H. Partridge Driver 1924
H. Parvey Collier 1919


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 Pashley - Peters

Arthur Ernest Pashley Collier 1919
Walter Pashley Stoneworker 1927
William Pashley Collier 1925
Henry Paver? Driver 1927
Clement Charles Payne Pre 1917
Arthur Payne Stoneworker 1928
Aldred Peace Rope 1925
Charles William Peakes Collier   1924
Walter Pearce Stoneworker 1925

Charles William Pearman  1905 onward

William Alan Pearman 1925

Alan Pearman 1950's

Tony Pearman 1950's
W M Pearson Filler 1924
Harry Pearson Driver 1924
G C Pearson Collier 1919
Reginald George Pearson Stoneworker 1924
B A Pearson ? Driver 1927
Arthur Pearson Driver 1928
Fred Pearson Stoneworker 1928
Fred Pearson Rope 1927 and previous
Henry Pearson Chainworker 1924
Henry Pearson Stoneworker 1928 
Henry Pearson Driver 1926
P. Pearson Stoneworker 1925
Richard Pearson Driver 1927
Terry Pearson Stoneworker 1927
John Peers
Harry Peers
Tom Peers
William Peers
A. Pegg Collier 1919
J. W. Pegg Collier 1919
Thomas Pendlebury ? 1927
Daniel Pennington Driver 1927

John Pennington Stoneworker 1912
William Pennington Driver 1927
Fred Penrose ? Driver 1927
Fred Penrose? Roadman 1928
Edwin Pepper Collier 1919
P. Pepper Collier 1919
W. Pepper Collier 1919
J. Pepper Collier 1919
J. Pepper Collier 1925
Frederick Pepper Haulage 1928
John Thomas Pepper Driver 1928
Joseph Pepper Driver 1927
Stanley Pepper Pit bottom 1924
William Pepper Pit bottom 1925
Joe Pepper
Graham Pepper
Mr Pepper
Thomas Pepper Collier 1924
Robert Pepper Coking Plant worker pre 1960
Alf Perry Collier 1919


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Peters - Powell

Edward Peters  Haulage 1927
Thomas Peyton Stoneworker 1924
Edward Phillips Stoneworker 1926
Tom Phillips snr underground fitter 1935-1980
Tom Phillips 1959- 1964
Ken Phillips
Bill Phillips
Alf Phillips
A. Phillips Pit bottom worker 1924
William Phillips Stoneworker 1924
W. Phillips Collier 1919
 David Philpot    Linesman 1950's

John Philpot 

 Derek Philpot 
Alfred Pitchford Collier 1924
John W Pichford Collier 1924
E J ? Pickburn Collier 1924
J F Pickburn Collier 1924
J W Pickburn Collier 1924
Edward V Pickburn Collier 1926
J. Pickburn Collier 1924
J R Pickburn Collier 1927
Thomas W Pickburn Collier 1926
John Joseph Pickburn born 1911
Donald Pickering  Coalface development official 1976
C. Pike Stoneworker 1924
Chas Pike Stoneworker 1925
Chas Pike Stoneworker 1927

John Henry Pike Haulage Corporal 1944
Charles Pikett Stoneworker 1924
Thomas Pilkington Collier 1924
A. Pilkington Collier 1926
Mr Pilkington
John Pilley Stoneworker 1925
M. Pitchford Collier 1919
F. Pitchford Haulageman 1919
Harry Pitchford Stoneworker 1924
George Pitson Driver 1927
S. Plant Collier 1919
W. Plant rope 1927
Chas Platts Y ? 1919
John Edward Platts Collier 1925
William Henry Platts Stoneworker 1927
Ian Ploughwright
J W Plows Collier 1919
H. Plummer Collier 1919
George Podmoor
T. Pogmore T? 1919
Tom Pogmore Stoneworker 1927
Samuel Pond Collier 1924
William Poole Collier 1919
Herbert Poole Collier 1919
James Poole Chains 1928
John Poppleton Rope 1925
John Porter ? Stoneworker 1927
William Potts Collier 1919
Albert Poucher Collier 1919
John Poulton Filler 1924


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 Powell - Purvis

J. Powell Collier 1923
Ernest Powell Rope 1927
John R Powell Dayman1925
Osbourne Aaron Powell Collier 1927
Thomas Powell Collier 1927
Thomas Powell Collier 1925
Tommy " Sandy" Powell 1980's and prior
William Percy Powell Collier 1926
Freddie Powell
Tiny Powell

Charles Power Foreman 1901
G. Powers Stoneworker 1923

Arthur Stretton Pratt 1908
Reginald Charles Preddy Stoneworker 1924

Bartholomew Prendergast  Collier 1915
P. Prendergast Collier 1919
James S Prendergast Rope 1927
James Prescott Stoneworker  1925
Tommy Prescott pre 1966
Alfred Preston Driver 1925
Alfred Preston  Haulage 1927

John Price  Trammer 1906
Thomas Albert Price Pre 1916
Wilfred Pride Stoneworker 1924
Thomas E Pritchard Stoneworker 1923
Joseph Prichard ? Stoneworker 1925
William Priest Collier 1924
Herbert Priestly Collier 1924
James Prior ? Stoneworker 1925
John Pritchard Fitter 1927
Fred Proctor Haulage 1928
George Proctor Collier 1928
C H Pugh Collier 1919
Harold Pugh 1940's
Richard (Dick) Pugh
Jackie Pugh
W. Pullen Collier 1919
H. Purdy ? 1923
John Purdy ? Collier 1926
Roy Purdy 1980's
Owen Pursglove Stoneworker 1923
B. Purshouse Collier 1919
Clifford Purshouse Driver 1924
Harry Purshouse Driver 1924
Roy Pursehouse
James William Purvis Stoneworker 1924



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