1881 Quarter 1


People

Shocking Accident on the Railway at Doncaster


W Rice Oxley Obtains Degree at Oxford



Places

Water v Alcohol – Wesleyan Band of Hope


Census 1881 – High Street


Library and Reading Room by G.E. Swithenbank



Sports

Conisborough v Swinton Albion – Kicked a Goal to win the Match



Industry and Commerce

Dispute – Appeal for Support


Dispute – Letter from Buckingham Pope


Dispute – The 5% , Packing Pay and 3 Meetings


Dispute – The Railway’s Response


Dispute – Denaby Main Miners – The Men on Strike


Dispute – First – Meeting of the Men.


Dispute – Second Meeting of the Men


Dispute – Third Meeting of the Men


Dispute – The Crisis at Denaby – Chuck ’em into t’Cut !


Colliery Accidents – Henry Poxon and Maurice Dunn


Conisborough Farm Labourer Assaulted.


Conisborough Primitive Methodist Chapel Anniversary.


Denaby Main C.C. – Election of Officers


Horticultural and Cottage Gardeners Association.


Temperance Meeting.


The Storm


Dispute – Decision of the Council


Dispute – The Relief Fund – How Matters now Stand


Dispute – A ‘Scene’ at the Colliery


Dispute – Manager’s Desire to Settle Matters Reported


Dispute – Miners to Return to Work


Dispute – ‘Scene’ with Visitors



Industry and Commerce

The Fire Engine.



Crime and Courts

Collier sent to Prison for Neglect of Family.


Meeting Of Denaby Main Miners – Sliding Scale


Meeting Of Denaby Main Miners – Sliding Scale (2)


Assaulting a Miner and his Wife at Denaby.


Colliery Accident. – Cage Conductor Broke


Conisborough Horticultural Gardeners Society.


Conisborough School Board – Staff and Salary Reduction


Drunkenness – P.C. takes Drunk in Wheelbarrow to Mexborough


Fatal Accident at the Colliery – 17 year old Thomas Dagnall


Shove Tuesday Football at Conisborough