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Thrybergh

South Yorkshire England

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THE ORIGINS OF SILVERWOOD MINERS

YORKSHIRE MAIN COLLIERY

[Previously Edlington Main ]

 

The men below all came from the Yorkshire Main Colliery to work at Silverwood, as per the dates shown below.

Where a miners entry has a link [ more ] , that link will take you to further information on that miner.

Please note that some street names occurred in different localities as in Doncaster Road which could be in Rotherham, Dalton, Thrybergh, or Hooton Roberts. School Street can be Thrybergh or Eastwood Rotherham. Some of the Miners have no address listed.

Where locality is known it will be recorded below. If you know of the locality of a street below that has no locality named please contact me so the list can be completed.  Some Street Locations are listed here [ This site ]

The list is in a timeframe format per month and year The month and year is when they left Yorkshire Main and signed on at Silverwood.

 

Please note that this site accepts no responsibility for the accuracy of information contained on the origin pages, but be assured that all information has been accepted  by this site as accurate on face value. Should you discover an inaccurate entry please inform me so that entry can be rectified.    

 

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1923

 

M. Connolly age 28 living at 6 Wood St Thrybergh signed on as a Stoneworker October 1923 Edlington Main

 

1925

 

R. Skipper age 26 living at 12 Butley St Leslie Ave Maltby signed on as a Collier February 1924
M. Carney age 32 living at 28 Kelvin St Dalton signed on as a Stoneworker February 1924 listed as Edlington
Alfred Muscroft age 36 living at 47 Sheffield Rd signed on as a Collier April 1924 listed Edlington  See above
Samuel Walker age 26 living at 13 G ? Rd Eastdean signed on as a Stoneworker July 1924 listed as Edlington See above
Joseph Walker age 33 living at 60 Back Square ? Kilnhurst signed on as a Collier August 1924
Hubert Millington age 24 living at 52 Victoria St Kilnhurst signed on as a Collier August 1924
George Hall age 22 living at 36 School St Eastwood signed on as a Collier September 1924 listed Edlington
Henry Hempsell age18  of  Field houses Braithwell was employed as a Stoneworker in January 1925

John W. Biddle age 36 of 5 Grove Terrace Maltby was employed as a Stoneworker in February 1925

? Collier age 43 of 14 Wood St Thrybergh was employed as a Stoneworker in March 1925
J. Barratt age19 of  Braithwell Maltby was employed as a Driver in March 1925

Ben Lawn age 36 of 155 Main St Bramley was employed as a Stoneworker in April 1925

 

1926

 

Michael Kelly age26 of 49 Doncaster Rd was employed as a Driver in September 1926 See above

Charles Kent age 27 of 21 Devon Hill Place Maltby was employed as a Collier in October   1926

John Crookes age 38 of 36 Lyndhurst Place was employed as a Collier in November 1926 See above

 

1927

 

S. Raynor age 25 of 10 Woodway Sunnyside was employed as a Stoneworker in January 1927

Jesse Ainsworth age 31 of 13 Queen Ave Maltby was employed as a Collier in January 1927

Ernest Wright age14 of 19 Adams ? Yard was employed as a Driver in January 1927 See above

T K Meller age 44 of 16 Kelvin St Dalton was employed as a Collier in February 1927

Herbert Gowett age15 of 38 South Vale Drive Thrybergh was employed as a Driver in April    1927

James Edwin Cockayne age 14 of 30 Kenneth St  was employed as a Driver in September   1927 See above

Ernest Ford age 37 of 2 Block C  Wadsworth Rd was employed as a Stoneworker in October   1927 See above

John W. Biddle age 40 of 38 Henry St was employed as a Stoneworker in October 1927 See above

William Cartwright age 28 of 13  ?? Rd Edlington was employed as a Collier in October  1927

 

1928

 

Arthur Cooper age 38 of 9 Wellway Sunnyside was employed as a Stoneworker in April   1928

Llewellyn Morris age 34 was employed as a Stoneworker in April 1928 See above

Percy Johnson age18 of Ravenfield Village was employed as a Driver in  April 1928

Charley Norman age 30 of 58 ??  was employed as a Collier in June 1928 See above

William Astbury age 52    ?   was employed as a  Stoneworker in July 1928 See above

John W. Harvey age 37 of 43 Oates St Masbro was employed as a Stoneworker in July  1928

Walter Buckford ? age 38 of 9 Welway Sunnyside was employed as a Stoneworker in July    1928

Enoch Biddolph? age 47 of 9 Welway Sunnyside was employed as a Stoneworker in July    1928
J. M. Whitehead age 45 of Villas Morthern Rd   Wickersley was employed as a  Collier in   October 1928



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