1908 Quarter 4


Denaby Miner Missing.

Emigration to Canada – Strange Experience of Denaby Miners – Wheeliker’s Story

Industry and Commerce

Cadeby Miner Killed.


Conisbrough Castle – A Scene of Scott’s Romance.

Crime and Courts

Brutal Wife Assault at Denaby.

Denaby Main Builder’s Appeal.

Betting At Conisborough – Bookmaker’s Young Clients

Denaby Pit Accident  Sequel – Unable or Unwillingly – Work Offered and Refused

Discharged for Idleness

 Sleepy Passenger

A Doubtful Transaction

Burglary Charge at Rotherham

Conisbro’ Assault Case.

“Driven Off His Dot”


Denaby Utd – Denaby 0 Mexborough 1 – English Cup Tie

Denaby Utd – Worksop Town 0 Denaby 1 – Another Solitary Goal

Denaby Utd – George Padley,Centre Forward (picture)

Denaby Football Players (picture)

Denaby Utd – Results to October 24

Denaby Utd – Denaby 2. Notts County Reserve.1

Midland League Table – October 27, 1908

Industry and Commerce

Amazing Epidemic of Fatal Accidents – Four Colliery Disasters & Two Drowning Cases

Crushed By Runaway Tubs – How Did The Accident Happen?

Denaby Miner Killed.

Gigantic Fall of Roof – Driver Crushed To Death – Heroic Rescue by Deputy.

Sweeping Up the Pit – Claim Against the Denaby  Company.

Crime and Courts

Denaby Miner Seriously Assaults his  Wife

Big Blaze at Conisboro’. – Saw Mills Completely Gutted – Proprietor’s Son Charged With Arson.

Conisboro’ Councillor Charge of Permitting Drunkenness

Damage to Grass at Conisbrough

Mail Driver and His Horse.

The Conisboro’ Saw Mills Fire – Hearing of the Arson Charge – Harold Booth Committed For Trial.

Despicable Theft by Cadeby Pony Driver – Steals Watch From His Injured Mate

Mexborough Hooligans – I’m Done—Stick To Him

Serious Charge against Denaby Man – Alleged Unlawful Wounding


Denaby Utd – Lincoln City 1 Denaby 0 – Denaby Just Beaten.

Denaby Utd – Denaby 6  Nottingham Forest Reserve 1 – Denaby Overwhelm Forest Reserve.

Denaby Utd – Denaby 3  Sheffield United Reserve 0 – Denaby Going Strong.

Denaby Utd – Results – November 1908

Denaby Utd – Denaby 1 Barnsley Reserve 0 – Denaby Again !

Midland League Table – November 30th 1908


Denaby Burning Victims – A Sad Sequence

Oldest Inhabitant in the District (picture)

Industry and Commerce

Colliery Pay Sheds – A Denaby Departure – Convenience for Colliers.

Local Railway Improvements – Railway Crossing To Be Removed -New Road & Bridge.

Crime and Courts

Conisboro’ Porter’s Discovery.

Matches in the Pit at Denaby

Denaby Miner’s Impudent Theft – Steals His Mates Clothing

Assault Charge from Conisborough


Denaby Utd – Denaby 3 Leeds Reserve 0

Denaby United 3 Mexborough Town 0

Denaby Utd – Hull City Reserve 1  Denaby United 0 – Denaby’s Narrow Defeat.

Midland League Results to December 1908

Midland League Table