Kiveton Park: A Brief Introduction

Kiveton Park was where Mrs. Broomhead Colton-Fox had arranged to meet her husband

Joey Xu

Mr. Broomhead Colton-Fox was a famous solicitor living in the Broomhall area. He was about to take a train to Kiveton Park where his wife was waiting for him, before being killed accidentally when crossing the railway line at Victoria Station in Sheffield.

Kiveton Park is a village, the house of which have been erected by the Kiveton Park coal company for their work people; the village adjoins the Kiveton Park Colliery and is partly in the parishes of Wales, Thorpe Salvin and Aston, and about one mile south-east from Wales, with a station on the Manchester, Sheffield and Lincolnshire railway. The population was about 1400 at the time.

An Introduction to Mr Broomhead    The Funeral of Mr Broomhead

Kiveton Railway Station. 2015
Photo: Our Broomhall
Kiveton Park. 2015
Photo: Our Broomhall
This page was added by Joey Xu on 30/07/2015.

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