1908 Quarter 2


Fire at Oil Works

Industry and Commerce

Conisbro’ Bricklayer’s Death at Cadeby Colliery.

Funeral of Walter Bennett

How Bennett Died. A Ten Ton Stone. The Inquest.


Children’s Concert

Crime and Courts

Protecting The Horses.

Protecting The Horses.


Denaby Utd – Lincoln City Reserve 0 Denaby 1

Leeds City Reserves 0, Denaby United 0 – Only a Draw Against a Weak Leeds Team

New Player For Denaby.

A Famous International – Walter Bennett Killed – Tragic End of a Brilliant Career

Denaby Utd – Denaby 2 Rotherham Town 2 – The Home Record Gone

Sheffield United’s Action

Denaby Utd – Newark 4 Denaby United 4 – Denaby’s bad patch

The Bennetts – A Football Family.

Denaby Utd – Denaby 1 Hull City Reserve 1 – Fine Game at Denaby

Denaby Utd – Denaby 2 Sheffield United Reserve 0 – Championship In Sight.

Denaby Utd – United Reserves – Poem

Denaby Utd – Bradford City Reserves 1 Denaby 2

Denaby United 2 Bradford City Res. 2 – Another Draw

Denaby Players For Glossop.

Denaby Utd – Denaby 5 Newark 1 – Denaby’s Fine Finish.

Denaby Utd – Results, Scorers & Attendances 1907/8


Death of an Old Conisboro’ Resident – Aged Woman’s Fall Downstairs.

Death of 25 Year Old Footballer

Crime and Courts

An Expensive Good Friday Drink

Charge Against Conisborough Milk Dealer – Horse Experts Differ

Conisborough Bookmaker Fined – “Got Broke Over The Lincoln.”

Damaging Safety Lamp

Serious Charge Preferred – Denaby Man in Trouble – Barnsley Girl’s Experience.

Serious Charge – Strange Denaby Case – Man Accused of Assault

Suicide at Conisborough

He Began to Cry.

Outrage at Conisborough – Another Arrest.

Outrage at Conisborough – Assaulted and Left Unconscious.

Outrage – The Strange Story of Strannock – Gagged and Robbed In The Wood.

Singular Denaby Case – Sequel to a Wrestling Bout


Conisbrough Cricketers Convivial – Celebrating a Championship

Denaby & Cadeby – Denaby 63 Hickleton Main 58 – At Last!

Denaby & Cadeby – Denaby 93 Wath 116 – Denaby’s Third Defeat

The Midland League

Denaby Departures

Denaby Arrivals

Denaby Utd – Happy Annual Meeting – Past Record and Future Prospects.

Midland League 1907 1908 Final Table


Denaby Corps at Blackpool – Interesting Experiences.

Industry and Commerce

Urban Powers – A Third Attempt ?


Conisborough Castle

Conisborough Notes – Friendly Societies – Local Man Missing

Denaby Notes – Ambulance Corps Returns

Crime and Courts

Allegations Against a Wife – Smoking and Drinking

Conisborough Man Welshed At Doncaster Races

Conisborough Notes – Conisborough Sergeant and The Coppers – Theft By A Lodger

Conisborough Sergeant’s Promotion

Left without Notice at Conisborough

A Denaby Claim

Rough Denaby Customer


Denaby 149 for 2  Rawmarsh 126 – Robinson and Stott In Fine Form.

Denaby 155 for 3 Mexborough 196 for 4 – Struggle Between Two Great Rivals

Denaby 168   Hoyland Silkstone 79 – Denaby Win Again

Mexborough 71 Denaby 106 for 5 – Mexboro’s First Defeat