1881

1881 Black Sheep, Sliding Scales & Pony Drivers Strike



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


Alleged Murderous Assault at Conisborough.


Alleged Murderous Attack upon a Farmer at Conisborough.


Brutal Treatment of a Pony


Conisborough 4 Eastwood 2


Conisborough Public Houses – Police Raids


Conisborough School Board


Drunk on Good Friday at Conisborough.


Football Dispute – Doncaster v Conisborough


Good Friday


Methodist Anniversary


Proposed Reduction in the Miners Wages


Publicans Charged


Riots at the Denaby Main Colliery – Grave Allegations against Company.


Season’s Fixtures


Season’s Fixtures


Serious Charges against Collier


Traction Engine on the Highway at Conisborough


Young Woman found Drowned in River


Dispute – Proposed Reduction In Wages At Denaby Main Colliery.


Dispute – Meeting with Manager


Denaby Main – Bethel Church 51 Denaby 57 for 6


Assaulting a Denaby Lad because he refused to sing.


Drunk on Licensed Premises


Kilner Brothers win Order of Merit


Lady Like Proceedings at Conisborough.


Conisborough CC – Conisborough 69 Aldwarke 50


Conisborough CC – Mexborough 66 Conisborough 38


Denaby Main – Mexborough 81 Denaby 101


Denaby Main – Thrybergh Park 63 Denaby 80


Denaby Main – Denaby 48 Attercliffe 32


Denaby Main – Denaby 168 v Doncaster White Star


Denaby Main – Denaby 89 Eastwood 24 – Rudkin 6 for 8


Denaby Library – Every neet


Drunkenness


Good Friday – More Drunkeness


Lively Proceedings at Conisborough


Suicide of a Young Woman at Conisborough.


Conisborough CC – Kilnhurst 136 Conisborough 51


Conisborough CC – Greasborough 56 Conisborough 53 for 5


Denaby Main – Denaby 44 Parkgate 5


Denaby Main – Wath Oil Mills 39 for 5 Denaby 51


Pony Drivers Dispute – Pony Drivers Walk Out


Pony Drivers Dispute – Return to Work


Denaby Main C.C. – Mexborough, Eastwood View and Kilnhurst


Drunk and disorderly at Conisborough – “Taking the Village by Storm”


Garden Robberies at Conisborough.


More Glassblowers in Trouble


Neglecting to send Children to school


Perilous Position of 16 Miners at Denaby.


Pony Drivers Dispute – Pit Stopped


Pony Drivers Dispute – Singular Proceedings.


Riotous proceedings at Conisborough.


Sale of Contents of Castle Inn, Building Materials, Carts, Pony and Fowls


Sale of Growing Grass


Shocking Accident at Denaby – Joseph Morgan


The Sports


Wilful Damage of Gooseberry Trees at Conisborough.



Crime and Courts

Unlawfully Trespassing at Conisborough.


Conisborough Floral and Horticultural society


Damaging Mown Grass at Conisborough.


Application for an Ejectment Warrant against a Denaby Miner


Drunk and Assaulting the Police at Conisborough.


Fatal Colliery Accident – Michael Burke


Stealing apples from an Orchard at Conisborough.


Alleged Indecent Assault


Alleged Indecent Assault by a Certifed Colliery Manager at Denaby.


Conisbrough Parish Church Harvest Festival.


Denaby Miner’s Inquest – James Shelton


Denaby Red Rose


Furnishing of the Ministers House – Wesleyan Methodism at Conisborough.


Married Ladies Falling Out at Conisbrough.


Outrage upon a Young Girl at Denaby.


Mexborough Constable Assaulted by a Denaby Collier


Mexborough Red Rose v Denaby Red Rose.


Robbery of Eight Sheep at Conisbrough


York Assizes – The Alleged Criminal Assault


Caution to Owners of Cattle.


Conisborough News


Denaby Red Rose v Mexborough Red White and Blue


Drunk in Charge of a Horse


Narrow Escape of the Denaby Main Colliery Manager.


Temperance and Evangelistic services.