MOSBRO’ SCHOOL BOYS HELPED THEMSELVES.

Mosbro’ Schoolboys’ Theft from Colliery Office. Two Mosbro’ school boys. John Batty and Harold Attenborough, were summoned before the Eckington magistrates on Monday. for stealing £3 5s. from the Streetfield Colliery Office, Mosbro’. The latter boy’s mother, Elisabeth Attenborough, was … Read More

MISSING MAN FRED MOORCROFT

THE DERBYSHIRE TIMES, FRIDAY, APRIL 21, 1939 BODY IN DAM ECKINGTON – find ends search for Mosbro’ Man   A verdict of “Found drowned” was returned at the inquest at Eckington on Tuesday on Fred Moorcroft (39), unemployed, 9, Queen … Read More