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Les Calladine

Ilkeston Mines Rescue - Diaries

Ilkeston Rescue Station Occurrence Book. Commencing July 1983, Finished 28 September 1983.

 

     
Wednesday 6 - 7 - 1983
       
    00:01 George Brock on duty
    02:00 Ashby phoned
    04:00 Ashby phoned
    06:00 Ashby phoned
    07:15 Phone lines tested
    07:45 Alarm bells tested
    08:00 George Brock off duty
    08:00 Billy Gemmell on telephone duty
    16:00 T. Clark on duty, G. Elkin off.
    18:00 Phone lines tested
    22:00 Phone lines tested
    24:00 T. Clarke off duty
      Duty Officers
     

Supt Hodkiss Ass Supt William Fairlie
T.O. Casson T.O. Searson

      Duty Men
     

Billy Gemmell
Rod Harrison
Rab Wallace
Paul Bullivant
Noel Webster
Ian Grady
George Elkin
Charlie Snarskie
Mick Donnelly
Dave Foreman

      Day Leave
     

John Burgoyne
Neil Watson
Harry Meakin

      Holidays
     

Pete Sharkey
Dereck Archibold

   

08:05

Charlie Snarski and Dave Foreman left station in No2 van enroute for South Normanton then on to Bestwood stores.
    08:10 VHF on No2 van receiving Rescue Station
    08:30

ILKESTON RESCUE WINDER is not operational, calls for the use of an emergency winder should be passed on to Mansfield Rescue Station until further notice.
    08:45 G.P.O tested lines 1 and 2, both in working order.
    9:50 Charlie Snarski and Dave Foreman back on station with No2 van and No3 van.
    12:00 Noel Webster hanger on
    13:00 Billy Gemmell back on duty
    13:05

George Elkin and Ian Grady left station with No 3 van receiving rescue Station enroute for Linby Colliery
     
Wednesday 6-7-83 continued
     
Team for turn out after 1600 hrs
     

Duty Officer Ass Supt William Fairlie

     

Duty Driver Ian Grady

      Duty Men
     

Paul Bullivant

     

George Elkin, Mick Donnelly 17:45 to 08:00

     
Billy Gemmell
     
Rod Harrison
     
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    16:00 T Clarke on duty, Billy Gemmell off duty
    18:00 Phone lines tested
    22:00 Phone lines tested
    24:00 T Clarke off duty
     
Thursday 7 - 7 - 1983
    00:01 George Brock on duty
    02:00 Ashby phoned
    04:00 Ashby phoned
    06:00 Ashby phoned
    07:15 Phone lines tested
    07:45 Alarm bells tested
    08:00 George Brock off duty


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