1887 Quarter 4

Mining Accident – John Silverwood and John Thomas Roebuck


Presentation at Denaby Main

Novel Wager – Colley’s Pig Powders and Their Worth

Strange Love Affair At Conisbro’ – Disappearance of Ex-Policeman.

Industry and Commerce

Mining Accident to Brothers at Denaby Main

The Fatal Accident at Denaby Main.

Colliery Accident at Denaby Main – Alarming and Singular Mishap.

Important Experiments with New Explosive at a Yorkshire Colliery

Sudden Death to Colliery Fitter

Denaby Main Miners and Restriction – Return of Mr Leslie


The Restoration of Conisborough Castle.

Ambulance Class to be Held

Denaby Main – 1st Ambulance Class

Formation of an Ambulance Class At Denaby Main

Crime and Courts

Returning from Mexbro’ Market.

Suicide of a Woman at Conisborough

The Case of Suicide at Conisborough.


Conisborough 2 Mexborough 3 – Hallamshire Cup 2nd Round


Runaway Horse

Goat Sausages !

Library Action

Industry and Commerce

The Discovery of Iron Ore at Conisbro’.

Footpath Needed

In the Dark

Crime and Courts

Singular Love Affair from Denaby – Lodger Kissing the Landlady.

Garden Robberies at Denaby Main

Alleged Theft from a Publican at Conisbrough

Wholesale Robbery from a Factory At Conisbro’.


Accident at Denaby Main Colliery

Chrysanthemum Show

Industry and Commerce

Destructive Fire At Denaby Main Colliery – Aftermath

Destructive Fire at Denaby Main Colliery

Past History of the Pit

Destructive Fire at Denaby Main Colliery – Reconstruction

Destructive Fire at Denaby Main Colliery – The Distress Fund.

Crime and Courts

New Mode of Dispersing Quarrelsome Neighbours

Deserter At Conisborough.

Serious Stack Fire at Conisborough