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June 2017

Beverley Croasdell - My Uncle George Stanyard was Killed at Whitwick Pit in Either 1962 or 1963

Mike Earnshaw - Cotmanhay Colliery 1848-1880

Maureen Weldon - Bestwood Fatalities, William HAZZLEDINE, 1967

Laura Pipitone - I have been researching for good Genealogy resource material for my class and came across your Genealogy Page, here is another

John Cowie - Robert Middleton Fail Died 1940 at Rossington Colliery, Near Doncaster

Patrick Robertson - Photo taken in Winscales Rescue Station apparatus room

May 2017

Paul Siddals - Califat Colliery, Swannington - Pit Dig and the Headstock

Mark Orwig - I recently published a pretty comprehensive beginner’s guide to genealogy

Norma Cleary - Warren Vale Mining Disaster 1851

Colin Dutton - Hucknall Colliery Comrades - K11's Singing Ripper

K Collinson - Thoresby Colliery - Has the Colliery Been Completely Demolished

Jim Henry - More Mining Memorials in Scotland - Broxburn, Prestwick - Glenburn Miners Cairn

Harry Lester - I Was Part of the "Geordie" Migration - Then onto USA

Shelagh - Thomas Lyons, Killed at Edge Green - Garswood Hall, Was From Dam Lane, Not Dan Lane

John Macdonald - Newbold Heritage Group Have Installed a New Industrial Heritage Trail

Debbie Marriott - Cotgrave Pit - My dad Passed Away in October 2016 From Lung Cancer

Caroline Watson - Ambrose Watson born 1900 went to Thornhill School then down the mines aged 13

Philip - Trying to contact Bryn Holmes, Millfields Boiler Explosion 1862

Mike Finch - Picture of a Group of Gedling Miners . . .

Peter Spain - Looking for information, Albert Henry Taylor, died 12 Oct 1946 at Ripley Colliery

Anthony Bullin - Looking For info about John Bullin, the Master Sinker of Bestwood Colliery

Janet Devereux - My 3 x Great Uncle, Phineas Baker the “Old Pensioner, Died in the 1882 Parkhouse Disaster, Aged 53

Deborah Kane - My Grandfather Roland (Duke) Langrick Died at Ollerton 1929, Also my great grandfather, Lloyd Langrick, was one of the managers of the mine in Warsop Main.

Claire Hogton - Grange Colliery Kimberworth, Does The Coal Board Still Own The Colliery Site?

Michael Ball - Family Tree Research and Lancashire Mining Accidents

Patrick Robertson - Proposed Memorial - Cumberland Coal Field

 

April 2017

Patrick Robertson - I can confirm that the gentleman in question is definitely Gordon Sloper

Patrick Robertson - Mining Memories

Laura Barber - Nottinghamshire Engagement Opportunities For Ex-Mining Communities

Alan Beales - Inquest Reports - Eastwood Colliery

Malcolm Hill - Revised Notices - Somercotes Salvation Army Corps - 23 April 2017

Sue Baxter - Herbert Hill, killed at Brodsworth, Yorkshire, 1939

Stephen Sullivan - Worksop Library - Harworth Colliery Amendments

Frank Arrowsmith - Yorkshire Main Commemorative Trust, in Edlington

UK first full day without coal power - BBC News, Apr 2017

Chris Michaels - Burngrange Mine Disaster Report and Map

Linda Smith - Help - Charles Albert Manning Press, Belper-Kilburn Collieries Limited, 1897

Memorials, Photos Jim Henry - Account, Ian Winstanley - 1939, Valleyfield Colliery Disaster, Fife, 35 killed.

Debbie Reynolds - Genealogy Resource, I have been searching for information about genealogy for an upcoming student project.

Ralph Jones - Fatalities at Welbeck Colliery - James William Green (age 57) death due to fall of roof

Phil Morley - Aaron Kilner's Coroner's report and a sketch of Edmunds Main Colliery

Phil Morley - Aaron Kilner, 33, Killed at Edmunds Main Colliery, near Barnsley, 1866

Iain-Kerr Email Iain Kerr - Death of Bevin Boy, Philip M Smeeton, at Silverhill Colliery 24 May 1946

Alan Beales - More Yorkshire Fatalities

Kevin Chapman - Michael Colliery Disaster 1967, My father, John Chapman, was in attendance

Alicky Sussman - Looking For Info About The Day To Day Life Of The Coal Miners During The War

Alicky Sussman - Looking For Photographs of WW1 Coal Mine Workers

Jim Henry - Lots More Scottish Memorials, around 375 Photos


March 2017

Ian Winstanley - Inquest Reports - Coal Mining History Resource Centre

- Unable to receive and process emails this month -


February 2017

RIP

Alan Beales - Inquest Reports - Awsworth Colliery also known as Nuthall Colliery

Lisa Thackwell - Database - Harry Staniforth killed at Desford Colliery 1943

Alan Beales - Inquest Reports, Bulwell Colliery

Jim Henry - Memorial, Seafield Colliery Disaster - 1973

Choir Malcolm Hill - Mansfield and District Male Voice Choir are Privileged to Host a Major Concert 20 May 2017, Sutton in Ashfield NG17 1BT - Book Now

Alan Thorpe - Can you pass my details to Jane Betts regarding the death of John Thorpe in 1866

Pye Hill & District Male Voice Choir - Presidents Cup Awarded for Outstanding Contribution to Choir

Bob Osborne - Mining Deaths, Jeremiah Farmer, Swadlincote Colliery 1859, Aged 41

January 2017

David Haworth - Shirland Colliery Memorial Display Board

Bill Wright - Correction - Jacob M Davison Killed at Hickleton Main 1939

Andy Gregory - I Knew Your Dad, Tony Burridge, very well

Corinne Ansell - Was There an Accident at Manton/Worksop Colliery’s Involving Patrick Lee Martin?

Ian Benson - Peckfield Colliery Disaster, Yorkshire, 30 April 1896

Sean Brady - 2 images from inside the engine room taken when Thomas Feast Farby was 74 after 46 years in the job

Jim Henry - More Mining Memorials in Scotland - Kilsyth, Auchengeich, Condorrat, Barwood and Dumbreck

Malcolm Hill - Post Card Grassmoor Colliery

Malcolm Hill - Question on age and wages of young miners circa 1900 in Pye Hill and Jacksdale

Jim Garner - Missing Name, William (Billy) Jepson, Age 26, Cossall, Nottinghamshire, Late 1930s

Dave Budworth - Just a Suggestion, Could You Include Grid References For Old Pit Shafts

Historical and Heritage Societies

Irvin Saxton - BLOOD ON THE COAL - Deaths at Featherstone's mines 1864 - 1914

Lynne Smith - My Father, John William Northend, Died at Morton Pit Derbyshire

Jim Henry - More Mining Memorials in Scotland

Emma Lenz - Oxford English Dictionary query - benk/bink

Irvin Irvin Saxton - Briggs Snydale Colliery, Yorkshire, including Fatalities

Irvin Saxton - Featherstone Main, Yorkshire, including Fatalities

Irvin Saxton - Ackton Hall, Yorkshire, including Fatalities

Alun Evans - I would like to get in touch with John Bradfield, he used to be a permanent member of the Dinas Rescue Team but emigrated to Australia in 1957

Laura Quick - Looking for some images of Cotgrave Colliery

Sean Brady - Thomas Feast Farby Saved the Lives of Eight Men at Sutton Colliery, 1899

Hannah Parr - More information please about 9 year old Edmund Varley, killed at Watnall No3 Pit 1833.

Vicki Thomas - Edwin Douglas Tilley, Miner 1902, Thorpe Hesley, near Rotherham, South Yorkshire


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