1912 Quarter 2


Boy Found Dead in Bed

Unparalleled Disaster at Sea – Greatest Ship Foundered – Nearly 1500 lives lost

Conisborough Manufacturers Bereavement – Death of Mrs Caleb Kilner

Industry and Commerce

Lecture At Reigate – Denaby & Cadeby Collieries

End of the Great Strike – Resumption on Easter Tuesday – Grave National Peril Averted.

 Momentous Week End.

Return to Work at Denaby & Cadeby

Signing On – The Cadeby Trouble.

Conisborough Scavenging.


Denaby’s Lead.

Marconigrams – April 27th, 1912

Crime and Courts

A List of Drunks

Damaging Trees At Denaby.

Denaby Lad’s Escapade – Broke Barracks Twice in a Week.

His Enlistment Date – Charge of Desertion At Doncaster.

More Drunks on Tuesday

Coal Stealing – Denaby Miner Fined

Checkweighman Attacked – Denaby Collier Sharply Sentenced


Denaby Utd – Denaby 1  Doncaster Rovers Res  2 – Doncaster Too Good for Denaby.

Denaby United  1  Hull City Reserves  0 – Third-Porters Lose at Denaby.

Denaby Utd  – Denaby 1  Chesterfield Res  0 – Denaby Defeat Chesterfield.

Denaby Utd – Denaby  3  Leeds City Reserve   0

Denaby Utd – Denaby 0  Leicester Fosse  0 – Draw with Fosse

Denaby Utd – Wednesday Reserves  2  Denaby 1

Midland League 1911/12 – Final Table

Midland League Local Results – April 1912


Cycle Accident

A Changed Man.


Conisborough Improvement.

Crime and Courts

A Bit Stiff

“Cheap Firewood” – Denaby Persons Damage to a Fence

Conisborough Miner Smartly Fined

Drunken Denaby Woman – Does Damage to a Window.

Mining Offences

Struck his Mate – Denaby Youth Improperly uses Safety Lamp

Wicked Conisborough Boys – Throw Stones at Gas Lamps


Denaby & Cadeby  – Hickleton  192   Denaby  96  for 6 – Denaby Bowling Thumped

Denaby & Cadeby – Wombwell Main  75  Denaby  79 for 2

Denaby Utd – Ground To Be Changed.

Denaby & Cadeby – Mexborough   65  Denaby  37 – Spicy Cricket at Mexborough


Denaby Schoolgirl’s Record (picture)

Industry and Commerce

Cadeby hero – Memorial to be Erected to Manchester scholar

Conisborough Viaduct (picture)

Conisboro’ Parish Council – Refuse Destructor for Denaby & Conisborough.


Children’s Enjoyable Day.

King George to Visit Conisborough Castle

Mission Children’s Outing

Conisboro’ Notes – Sunday Schools’ Trip – Railway Opening

Damage at Conisborough.

Crime and Courts

Wife Desertion – Case Adjourned

A Woman’s Conduct

Denaby Mining Offence – Very Bad Case

Denaby Mining Offences.

Expensive Travelling – Girl Caught at Conisborough.

Assault and Remand

Miner’s Violent Conduct – Constable Kicked

Youthful Trouble – Alleged Assault and Damage at Conisboro’


Conisborough Cricket Tour

Denaby Utd – Lively Annual Meeting – A New Management