Memories of Askern

My Dad

My father Alan Clowes died down Askern pit on 20/5/1980. I've looked on lots of websites concerning Askern colliery but I can find no reference to him. I was 13 years old at the time and would ...Read full memory

A memory of Askern by David Clowes

Besthorpe Boys Boarding School In The 1870s

I am researching my family history and found that my great-grandfather John Futtit was a pupil and boarder at the Besthorpe boys' school, the family had moved ...Read full memory

A memory of Askern by Ann Rees

Warrener

Greetings Folks! I am doing some family research and have reached a bit of a dead end with my Grandfather, Andler Warrener (possibly known as Hanley Warrener in his very early life). I know ...Read full memory

A memory of Askern by Barrie Warrener

Memories Of Askern And Norton /Stubbs Walden

Hello. Just been looking at some of your letters. I remember Jack Hopes farm in Norton, my mate worked for him for many years and also Mr Clowes. I do ...Read full memory

A memory of Askern by John Lancaster

Lost Relatives

My mother's family mostly lived in the Askern area in the 1960s. I am trying to find any family still living there - the family name was Rosbottom.

A memory of Askern by David Simmons

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