Careless Denaby Miners 

May 1909

Sheffield Daily Telegraph – Monday 24 May 1909

Careless Denaby Miners 

Several colliers employed at the Denaby Colliery were summoned at the West Riding Court, Doncaster, on Saturday, for offences in the mine.

Martin Connolly, Martin Hussey, and William Webb, of  Denaby, were charged with breach of rules by drawing  props from the coal face and leaving the back  timber standing in.

Connolly and Webb were each fined 25s., and Hussey 20s. and costs.

James Ellis, of Denaby was fined 20s. and costs for taking  matches into the mine.