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September 1966

1966 – September
Conisbrough C.C. Juniors Excel, United
beat Mexborough in F.A. Cup, Tommy Joyce for Scotland, Swimmers in Yorkshire Championships and News from Germany, New Zealand and Japan !

and many thanks to Renata Gorska for helping with the transcription

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September 1956

1956 – September
Cadeby Roof Fall Death, 12 year old self taught swimmer saves 2 year old, Couple lose place after Windmill refusal, Stage Coach at Hill Top, Tom Hill Youths in Berlin, Gretna Elopement Ends Happily, 30% Increase planned at Pit, United’s Goal Success

and many thanks to Elishia Beachill for helping with the transcription

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September 1946

1946 – September 
Men awaiting Demobilisation in Greece and at Sea, Glassworks Manager Returns after 10 years in Africa, Family flies to Coldstream Guardsman in Germany, Vicar’s sermons on War and Marriage, Old Denaby’s Pinfolds revealed , Local Referee put on League List, United have a record ‘Gate’

and many thanks to Jack Beachill for helping with the transcription

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September 1936

1936 – September
Conisborough Senior School
was Extended to accommodate 1,000 students, Brave Denaby girl rescues two bathers at St Annes, Two fatal Accidents on the Doncaster – Sheffield Road, Marches against the ‘Means Test’ and by the Jarrow Marchers, Ongoing Dispute over Roman Path between Conanby and Old Denaby

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August 1926

1926 – August
Tragic Family as Brother Murder’s Sister, Excavations reveal Castle Passage, Pony Driver Dies, Pits Combination, Coal Thefts, Young Miner’s March, Headmaster for New Catholic School, local Footpaths, Denaby & Cadeby lead Council with 100% record

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September 1916

1916 – September
Toll rises from Great Advance, 17 and 19 year olds missing or fallen, Objectors  appeal through business or conscience, Trackless Car death, Fines and Birch Punishments and a ‘Drunken Brawl’

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August 1906

1906 – August 
Mass Demonstration as Footpath Blocked, Friendly Societies Impressive Parade, American Engineers Impressed at Cadeby, ‘Worst Village’ thing of Past, Unlawful Wounding, Youths Stealing Turnips, Council Simmers Down & United Prospects Rosy

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August 1896

1896 – August
 Cadeby Find Barnsley Bed, Family Assaults, New Conisborough, Rusty Nail Causes Death, ‘Salty’ in News Again, Application Granted, Desertion and another Pit Accident

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August 1886

1886 – August
Denaby Main Filler’s strike Ends, 70 fillers Prosecuted, Fire at Colliery put out by Sand and Water, Two Suicides, Police Man Hunt for Killer, Madman who sees Dead Father and Satan, Growing Peas Prosecution and Amusing Horse and Cart Case

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