Mexborough & Swinton Times – Saturday 14 September 1912
The Cadeby Disaster
Recovery of Three More Bodies
Early on Tuesday morning the bodies of three of the victims of the Cadeby explosion were recovered from the mine, and in the afternoon these were identified as those of:
C Fletcher (44), dattaler 47 Maltby Street, Denaby Main
James Beach (44), Dattaler Barnburgh St, Denaby Main
William Godsmark (28), dattaler 65, Lime Grove, Conisborough.
The body is now remaining in the pit number 10, of which half are officials, including the surveyor, Mr Sydney Ellis assistant under manager, Mr Herbert customers, the afternoon under manager, Mr Eli Croxall, and a deputy named William Berry
Charles William Fletcher
At the time of the Census in 1911, Charles William Fletcher lived with his wife of 6 years, 28 year old Mary Fletcher.
Both came from Horbury in West Yorkshire. They had a 3 year old daughter, Ivy Fletcher, born in Denaby Main.