1917

1917


Denaby Main 1917 – Michael Patten


Colliery War Funds – Their Excellent Work – Care of the Belgians


Combing Out of the Pits – “Slackers” to Join the Army


Conisborough Golden Wedding – 50 Years Residence in one house


Conisborough Child’s Death – Search for a Doctor


Conisborough Miner’s Death – Returned Soldier Severley Injured


Daughters Steal – Father Censured


Denaby Empire Palace – He Who Accuseth – The Shop Soiled Girl


Denaby Gambling Row – Soldier’s Recriminations


Denaby Wife’s Unhappiness



Sports

Soldier – Cooper J.R. – Killed by Shell (picture)


Soldier – Fisher Brothers – Killed and Shell Shock (pictures)


Soldier – Miller John W. – A Denaby Hero (picture)


Soldier – Roberts, George – Denaby Warriors Home on Leave (picture)


Soldier – Sleaford, Frank – Killed by Bursting Shell (picture)


Soldier – Wounded and other – Lewis C., Hudson G., Hudson G., Williams H.



Events

Soldier – Whittaker, Thomas – Killed (picture)


Great War Remembered – Herbert Mennell Rutter – Early Days


Soldier – Cheetham J.H. – Warriors home on leave (picture)


Conisborough Grocers Suicide – Worried by Ailment


Conisborough Man and His Gun


Deaf Denaby Child


Denaby Burning Fatality


Denaby Hairdresser’s Theft


Scourge of Measles – Station Road & Morley Place closed



Sports

Soldier – Carter, Arthur – Torpedoed – Fight For Life (picture)


Soldier – Williams H. – Wounded (picture)


Soldiers – Barker and Collingwood – Training for Commission (pictures)



Events

Soldier – Allport C.C. – Promotion for Gallipoli Campaigner (picture)


Soldier – Ashford, George – Denaby Sergeant & the scene of V.C. Exploits (picture)


Accident at Denaby Main – Boys Fatal Oversight – Swinton Miner’s Death


Attempt to find a Scapegoat


Colliery Offences – Failing to Fix Drag – Building a “Pack” using Coal- Leaving Station


Conisborough Fire Brigade – Presentation of Long Service Medals


Conisborough Gas Company – Profits Reduced, Dividends Maintained


Ex-Soldier Assaulted


Local Tradesman’s Impending Departure


Muffled Peal


Row about a Rug – Woman’s alleged Rough Handling


Scavenging


Soldiers Wife’s Goods


Spotted Fever – Case reported at Denaby



Sports

Soldier – Nicholson, Winter – Gallant Officer dies of Wounds (picture)


Soldier – Rosser W.E. – Commission for Conisbrough Soldier (picture)


Soldiers – Dugan, Joseph – Killed – Higgins J. – Trench Feet


Soldiers – Hudson S & G – Wounded (pictures)



Events

Soldier – Bagshawe, Richard – Interred Bandmaster (picture)


Soldier – Bird, Harry – Band Sergeant in Regimental Band (picture)


Soldier – Branston, Tom – Denaby Band Member (picture)


Soldier – Stones, Lionel – Denaby Man Honoured (picture)


Soldier – Watson, Percy – Training for Commission (picture)


Conisborough Horsekeeper’s Larceny


Cruelty to a Working Pony


Denaby Sergeant’s Sad Homecoming


Globe Palace


Potato Price


Schoolboys Strange Death



Sports

Soldier – Egan, Thomas – Cadeby Pony Driver presumed killed


Soldier – Ellis, Harry – D.C.M. for work at Bullecourt (picture)


Soldier – Higgins H. – Soldiers Self Sacrifice


Soldier – Rudd F.W. – Denaby NCO’s Account of the Fighting


Soldiers – Evans Brothers – Wounded and In Flying Corps (pictures)


Soldier – Westwood C – Missing – killed in Great Advance (picture)


Soldiers – Wounded; Bagnall P., Brady J., Burton R., Taylor S., Williams John


Soldier – Wright S. – Double Honour for Denaby Man (picture)



Events

Soldier – Butcher R. – Military Medal for Conspicuous Bravery – Killed in Action (picture)


Soldier – Duggan – Corporal Killed (picture)


Child Neglect – Denaby Labourer Gets Three Months


Farm Servant’s Death – Tribute to a Loyal Servant


Girl Shot – Strange Affair at Hill Top


Potato Sale – Mexborough and Denaby Men Fined


Potato Theft


Rules Broken – Damaged Lamp



Sports

Soldier – Ball S. – Stretcher Bearer killed in Action (picture)


Soldier – Cross Wilfred – Killed in Action in Mesopotamia (picture)


Soldier – McDermott R. – Foot Amputated (picture)


Soldiers – On Furlough



Events

Soldier – Linacre W. – Killed in Action


Soldier – Thistleton A. – Killed in Great Advance


Soldier – Turner J.W. – Killed in Action (picture)


Soldier – Watson, Sydney – Muffled Peal from Parish Church (picture)


Local Tribunal Appeals – Conisbrough Cases at Doncaster


Conisbrough Volunteers – Camp at Thoresby


Denaby Miner Fined for Assault on a Woman


Denaby Women – General Copley Disappointed


Local Appeals – Many Conisborough Cases in The List – A Conisborough Bantam



Sports

Soldier – Atkinson A.E. – D.C.M. for good work in the field (picture)


Soldier – Pownall G. – Killed Digging Dugout


Soldier – Burton H. – Died Of Wounds (picture)


Soldier – Hambrey, Ernest, George – Missing declared Dead (picture)



Events

Soldier – Egan, Thomas – Killed in Great Advance


Soldier – Cross W. – Killed in Mesopotamia (picture)


Soldier – Wall Fred – Killed in Action (picture)



People

Denaby Munition Girls Help Local Institutions



Industry and Commerce

Denaby Miner Killed – A fatal slip


Pony Driver Killed by Fall of Coal


Fatal Injury at Cadeby Main – George Brough


The Cadeby Disaster


Conisborough Refuse Tip – GC Railway Complain – Interim Arrangement



Places

Death of Former Conisbrough Head (picture)


School Exhibition



Crime and Courts

Child Neglect – Denaby Labourer gets 3 months


Denaby Miner’s Gross Fraud



Events

Wounded; Evans F.H., Hancock A., Pearce, Rowe G., Senior A.


Soldier – Brett J. – Killed in France


Soldier – Cranidge, Harold – Died of Wounds (picture)


Soldier – Egan T. – Officially Reported Killed


Soldier – Glynnn T.W. – Died of Wounds (picture)


Soldier – Haigh A. – Denaby Man Killed (picture)


Soldier – Payling C. – Missing, Killed in Great Advance


Soldier – Wood A. – Died of Gas Poisoning


Soldier – Woodhouse H. – Royal Engineer killed (picture)


Soldier – Evans, Horace – Denaby Airman in Germany (picture)


Mines of Messines – Denaby Telegraphist´s description



Industry and Commerce

Mine Offences



Crime and Courts

Denaby Don Juan – Finds Happiness in Making “A Bit of Love.”


Wife Desertion


Remarkable Court Scenes – Denaby Miner sings in Witness Box



Events

Soldier – Hatchett – Missing Conisbrough Man (picture)


Soldier – Hancock A. – Trench Fever (picture)


Soldier – Pearce – Severely Wounded (picture)


Soldier – Wright R. – Sapper Injured


Soldier – Atkinson M.G. – Corporal killed (picture)


Soldier – Bond C.D. – Died of Gas Poisoning (picture)


Soldier – Breeze, J. William – Died of Wounds (picture)


Soldier – Hambrey E.G. – Denaby Soldier Missing & Killed (picture)


Soldier – Manion, John – Killed in Action (picture)


Soldier – Hague A. – Killed (picture)


Soldier – Teale, Albert – Killed In Action (picture)


Soldier – Jarvis – R. A.– Military Medal (picture)


Married Man’s Courtship – Denaby Duplicity


Micklebring Infant’s Death – Parents Censured



Industry and Commerce

Contract Breaches.


Spontaneous Combustion – Cadeby Difficulties Solved



Crime and Courts

Doncaster Mining Offences


Miner’s Callous Neglect


Miner’s Troubles



Events

Soldier – Downing, Ernest – Wounded in Leg


Soldier – Fowler, Horace – Wounded and in Hospital


Soldier – Senior, Arthur – Wounded


Soldiers – Wounded – Ackroyd O.W. (picture)


Soldier – Cocksedge, George – Killed in France (picture)


Soldier – Davy, Arthur – killed on Active Service in France (picture)


Soldier – Parr E.H. – Killed by a Shell (picture)


Soldier – Hall, Percy – Killed


Soldier – Wood A. – Died of Gas Poisoning


Soldier – Woodhouse, Henry Edward – Killed in Action


Soldier – Wilburn, Henry – Missing – Now reported Fallen (picture)


Soldier – Cheetham J.H. – Military Medal


Soldier – Evans, Frank – Mother’s Persistence Rewarded


Soldier – Wright W. – Presentation to a Hero


Soldier – Barnard, Seaton – Conisbrough Officer Missing


Denaby Boxer’s Success


Fatality at Denaby Main – Buried under Fall of Roof


Soldier – Horner W.H. – Died of Wounds


Soldier – Payling A. – Reported Missing now Killed


Wounded : Greathead, Howler, Ray, Sutton



People

Denaby Main and District Baby Week



Industry and Commerce

Offences in Coal Mines – Large Number of Defendants At Doncaster



Crime and Courts

Maintenance Order for Denaby Contractor



Events

Soldier – Hobson, Frank – Wounded in Arm (picture)


Soldier – Bennett, Alfred – 19 year old Fallen in Action (picture)


Soldier – Calladine, John H. – Killed in Action (picture)


Soldier – Elliott, Frank – Sergeant killed (picture)


Soldier – Haywood – Died of Wounds


Soldier – Bowen, John Israel – Killed at Paschendaele


Soldier – Graves, Thomas – Killed in Action


Soldier – Fitton, Thomas – 19 Year Old Died in French Hospital (picture)


Soldier – Price Frederick – Sherwood Forester Killed (picture)



Industry and Commerce

Miner Killed by Fall of Roof


Gift of £5.000 by The Denaby Colliery  Company.



Crime and Courts

Conisborough Injunction against Doncaster Rural District Council


Drunk and Violent



Events

Soldier – Kaye, Claude – In Dangerous Condition


Soldier – Mellor J.O. – Gassed


Soldier – Broom, Ben – Part of Leg Blown Away


Soldier – Bond, Charles – 19 Year Old Killed in Action


Soldier – Buxton, William – Shell striking Dugout – Give Mother My Love (picture)


Soldier – Cross, John – Missing after Action (picture)


Soldier – Drabble W. – Play Up, Denaby!


Soldier – Hardacre R. – Hospital worker Died in France


Soldier – Hirst, George – Succumbed to Wounds (picture)


Soldier – Husbands J. – Play Up, Denaby!


Soldier – Jones, Joseph – 19 Year Old Killed in Action


Soldier – Oates W.H. – Denaby Family’s Affliction (picture)


Soldier – Graves R. – Killed


Soldier – Briddon A. – Military Medalist (picture)


Soldier – Humphries, Humphrey (Bunt) – D.C.M. (picture)


Soldier – McGagh, Patrick – P.O.W.


Soldier – Ward S.– Awarded Military Medal (picture)



People

Silver Wedding – Mr & Mrs Alf Webdale



Industry and Commerce

Mine Offences.



Places

Cantata at Wesleyan Chapel


Denaby Palace – The Immigrant (Video)


Lady Bell Ringers



Crime and Courts

Denaby Assault



Sports

Benefit Football Match



Events

Soldier – Holt, Herbert – Gassed and in Hospital


Soldier – Hudson S. – Hospital in Glasgow


Soldier – Naughton B. – Wounded


Soldier – Radley W.H. Hospital in Egypt (picture)


Soldier – Wray R. – Trench Feet


Soldier – Blades, Charles – Killed in Action


Soldier – Brammer V.- Gas Poisoning


Soldier – Fitton, Charles – Confirmed Killed in Action


Soldier – Hinchcliffe J. – Denaby Footballer Killed in Action


Soldier – Newall J.W. – Killed by Shell Splinter (picture)


Soldier – Bennett, Alfred – Killed in Action


Soldier – Wren, Caleb – Killed in Action (picture)


Soldier – Boylan, Owen – A Denaby Hero


Denaby Heroes – Another Presentation.


Soldier – Baker H. – Recently Gazetted


Soldier – Illingsworth J. – Serbian Samaritan Cross


Soldier – Turner E. – Awarded Military Medal


Soldier – Wood F. – Military Medal