Sheffield Daily Telegraph – Monday 02 December 1907
The Death Roll.
Sad Accident in the Canal at Wath.
Bertha Grey, aged 17, daughter of Thomas Grey, shunter, of Spring View, Bolton-on-Dearne, fell into the Dearne and Dove Canal, near the Wath Brewery on Saturday night, and was drowned.
It was very foggy at the time.
The body was recovered in ten minutes, but efforts at resuscitation were futile.