Davies, Stephen Owen (1886–1972), miners' leader and politician, was born at 39 John Street, Abercwmboi, Glamorgan, probably on 9 November 1886, the fourth of six children of Thomas Davies, miner and union organizer, and his wife, Esther. However, there is some uncertainty over the exact date of his birth....
Mason, Roy, Baron Mason of Barnsley (1924–2015), miner and politician, was born at 1 Jubilee Terrace, Midland Road, Royston, near Barnsley, on 18 April 1924, the son of Joseph Mason, coalminer, and his wife, Mary Ann, née McDonald.
Mason’s schooling, at Carlton Spring School...
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