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Ian Winstanley

Alphabetical List of Mining Victims in Great Britain

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No-Names


1850 - 1859

TABRAH James - 1859 - 16/09/1859 – Age 45. Gospel Oak, J and E Walker, Tipton, Staffordshire. Explosion of gas blew him out of the level into sump and he was drowned. 2 others injured.

TAIT John - 1858 - 08/01/1858 – Age 16 - Pony putter. Moorsley, Hetton Coal Co., Hetton, Durham. Jammed by tubs getting off rails drawn by pony.

TALBOT Edward - 1858 - 06/04/1858 – Age 57 - Collier. Farringdon, Gurney Perris, Holway and Co., Midsomer Norton, Somerset. Fall of roof in top seam.

TALBOT Simon - 1853 - 03/10/1853 - A Boy. Bickershaw, Ackers Whitley and Co., Wigan, Lancashire. Fall of coal.

TALLANT G. - 1853 - 18/12/1853. Springfield, Oldbury, Worcestershire. Fall of coal. 2 killed.

TALLOCK J. - 1855 - 09/08/1855. Clifton Moss, Andrew Knowles and Sons, Manchester, Lancashire. Crushed by a tub of coal.

TANNER William - 1859 - 06/05/1859 – Age 10 – Haulier. Cwm, Sychan, Ebbw Vale Co., Abersychan, Monmouthshire. A coupling broke on surface incline and a tram in which he was riding descended with great velocity and upset.

TAPP George - 1857 - 27/07/1857 – Age 40 - Coal filler. Upper, Varteg Iron Co., Cwmnantddu, Monmouthshire. Crushed between loaded tram and wall.

TAPP James - 1857 - 30/11/1857. Cwmnantddu, Monmouthshire. Jammed between two trams.

TARBUCK J. - 1854 - 19/01/1854. Broad Oak, Bournes and Robinson, St. Helens, Lancashire. Hurt on railway line.

TARGET Samuel - 1852 - 22/01/1852 – Age 35 - Miner. Smallcombe, Countess of Waldegrave, Radstock, Somerset. Gray sandstone roof fell.

TATE John - 1854 - 16/06/1854 – Age 39 - Hewer. Thornley, Durham. While hewing coal in the Harvey Seam was crushed by a mass of stone falling from the roof. [The Durham. County Advertiser - 23/06/1854].

TATLEY John - 1856 - 17/06/1856 – Age 13. Chorley, James Darlington, Chorley, Lancashire. Explosion of firedamp, died 28th.

TATLOCK Jonathan - 1859 - 08/10/1859 – Age 52 - Collier. Prescott, Executors of John Yates, near St. Helens, Lancashire. Explosion of firedamp.

TATTERSALL George - 1857 - 19/02/1857 – Age 29 Lundhill, Wombwell, Yorkshire. Explosion of gas. Over 200 killed. From West Milton.

TATTERSALL James - 1857 19/02/1857 – Age 19. Lundhill, Wombwell, Yorkshire. Explosion of gas. Over 200 killed. From West Milton.

TAVANER J. - 1858 - 07/06/1858 – Age 50 - Sinker. Norton Green, J.C. Jerome, Cannock, Staffordshire. Killed in sinking pit.

TAVERN Isaac - 1859 - 29/01/1859 – Age 40. Bycars, J. Wedgewood, Burslem, Staffordshire. Explosion of firedamp. 5 killed.

TAYLO John - 1856 - 15/12/1856. Dick Shon’s Level, Blaenavon, Monmouthshire. Suffocated. 4 killed.

TAYLOR Alice - 1853 - 22/09/1853 – Age 21. Glade Hill, John and Thomas Johnson, St. Helens, Lancashire. Breakage of a wire rope working a small coal apparatus on the surface.

TAYLOR Archibald - 1856 - 20/10/1856 - Bottomer. Arniston, John Christie, Dalkeith, Mid Lothian. Falling down pit whist attempting to go off cage while in motion.

TAYLOR Daniel - 1856 - 14/06/1856. Gardden Lodge, George Walmsley, Ruabon, Denbigh. Fall of roof.

TAYLOR Edmund - 1853 - 27/12/1853. Dean, J.S. Milne and Co., Rochdale, Lancashire. Falling out of cage while ascending shaft.

TAYLOR Ephraim - 1853 - 15/04/1853 - A Boy. Wellington, Wellington Coal Co., Forest of Dean, Gloucester. Fell out of cart in pit.

TAYLOR F. - 1852 - 07/12/1852 – Age 19. Rose Bridge, Case and Morris, Ince, Wigan, Lancashire. Fall of stone from side of shaft.

TAYLOR F.C. - 1853 - 26/04/1853 - A Boy. Butterley Park, Butterley Iron Co., Alfreton, Derbyshire. Run over by coal wagon.

TAYLOR F.J. - 1856 - 09/07/1856 – Age 30 - Deputy. Vicarage, Charles Hunt, Wednesbury, Staffordshire. Fall of roof in gateroad of heathen coal.

TAYLOR George - 1853 - 01/08/1853 – Age 16. Coney, William Pierce, Over Darwin, Lancashire. Fall of roof.

TAYLOR H. - 1855 - 23/03/1855. Dawley, Wellington, Shropshire. Fall of coal.

TAYLOR Henry - 1856 - 18/03/1856 – Age 25 - Pikeman. Birchy, Coppice J. and H. Haines, Rowley Regis, Staffordshire. Injured in the thick coal by fall of roof 15th. Mar died - 18th.

TAYLOR Henry - 1856 - 23/02/1856. Great Boys, Fletcher and Scowcroft, Tyldesley, Lancashire. Fall of coal. Died 28th. Feb.

TAYLOR Henry - 1857 - 03/12/1857 - Drawer. High Brooks, Mercer and Evans, Wigan, Lancashire. Fall of roof.

TAYLOR Samuel - 1851 - 04/10/1851 – Age 29. Midsomer Norton, Somerset. Let down a coal pit at Midsomer Norton by means of a drum when the rope suddenly broke and precipitated them 100-120 feet to the bottom. 3 killed. Left 2 children and a wife now confined.

TAYLOR J. - 1851 - 10/06/1851. Gidlow & Swinley, Executors of Joseph Rylands, Wigan, Lancashire. A brick falling upon him from descending basket whilst walling the shaft.

TAYLOR J. - 1854 - 13/05/1854 – Age 32. Ladyshore, John Fletcher, Bolton, Lancashire. Fall of roof in Five Quarter mine.

TAYLOR J. - 1855 - 03/08/1855. Dunkirk, Dunkirk Coal Co., Dukinfield, Cheshire. Fall of roof. Died 6th.

TAYLOR J. - 1855 - 26/12/1855 - A Boy. Barrowshaw, Lees and Mayall, Oldham, Lancashire. Explosion of firedamp. Died 2 Jan.

TAYLOR J. - 1859 - 14/04/1859 – Age 14 - Loader. Denby, W.D. Lowe, Ripley, Derbyshire. Fall of roof.

TAYLOR James - 1852 - 26/11/1852 - A Boy. Coates Park, Coupland and Co., Alfreton, Derbyshire. Explosion of firedamp.

TAYLOR James - 1853 - 16/04/1853 – Age 19. Oaken, Clough James, Butterworth, Bacup, Lancashire. Fall of roof.

TAYLOR James - 1859 - 26/03/1859 – Age 38 - Collier. Smithfield, John Gibson and Co., Little Hulton, Lancashire. Crushed in getting out of the cage before it had stopped at the mouthing. The hooker-on was not in attendance, and the catches were back.

TAYLOR James - 1859 - 28/03/1859 – Age 17 - Collier. Great Boys, Fletcher and Scowcroft, Tyldesley, Lancashire. Fall of coal after blasting.

TAYLOR John - 1856 - 15/04/1856 – Age 47 - Collier. Dick, Shone’s Level, Blaenavon Iron Co., Blaenavon, Monmouthshire. Suffocated by coal being on fire near an old flue. Three of the principle rules violated, two by management one by three off the deceased. 4 killed.

TAYLOR Joseph - 1859 - 28/06/1859. Plas Madoc, New British Iron Co., Ruabon, Denbigh. Falling down the pit.

TAYLOR L. - 1858 - 10/08/1858 – Age 33 - Sinker. Bradley Lodge, Baldwin and Co., Bilston, Staffordshire. Fell down shaft.

TAYLOR Peter - 1856 - 05/03/1856. Bottling Wood, John Part, Wigan, Lancashire. Fall of roof. 2 killed.

TAYLOR Peter jnr. - 1856 - 05/03/1856. Bottling Wood, John Part, Wigan, Lancashire. Fall of roof. 2 killed.

TAYLOR R. - 1855 - 24/01/1855. Baxenden, Hargreaves Ashworth and Co., Accrington, Lancashire. Fall of roof in railway pit.

TAYLOR R. - 1857 - 09/12/1857 – Age 14 - Rail cleaner. New British Iron Co., Corngreaves, Worcestershire. Fall of coal in gate road caused by a ‘bump’.

TAYLOR Robert - 1853 - 24/12/1853. Dunkenhalgh Park, Joseph Barnes, Church, Cheshire. Crushed against a cross beam while coming up the shaft.

TAYLOR S. - 1854 - 07/02/1854. Woodshutts J.E. Heathcote, Newcastle, Staffordshire. Fall of roof.

TAYLOR S. - 1857 - 23/02/1857. Trubshaw, Sutton and Co., Newcastle, Staffordshire. Explosion of firedamp.

TAYLOR S. - 1858 - 22/05/1858 – Age 40 - Loader. Park Hall, Kimberley and Co., Oldbury, Staffordshire. Fall of thick coal.

TAYLOR Samuel - 1859 - 20/09/1859 – Age 12. Platt Lane, Wright and Mercer, Wigan, Lancashire. By falling from the 5 feet to the 4 feet mine about 19 yards.

TAYLOR T. - 1851 - 19/03/1851. Newberry Lane, Haines and Spittle, Oldbury, Worcestershire. Fall of coal.

TAYLOR W. - 1856 - 31/03/1856. Bayley, Field T.J. and J. Ashton, Hyde, Cheshire. Suffocated by firedamp.

TAYLOR W. - 1857 - 18/07/1857 – Age 21 - Pikeman. Causeway, J. Hackett, Oldbury, Worcestershire. Fall of roof in the gateway of the ‘thick coal’.

TAYLOR W. - 1857 - 25/06/1857 – Age 22 - Loader. Old Park, Lord Ward, Dudley, Worcestershire. About three quarters of a ton of coal fell on him whilst loading. It fell about 26 feet before it struck him on the head.

TAYLOR W. - 1859 - 02/07/1859 – Labourer. Wombridge, J. Bennett, Wellington, Shropshire. Gin overpowered the men.

TAYLOR William - 1854 - 31/05/1854. Netherend, Joshua King, Stourbridge, Worcestershire. Fall of coal.

TELFORD Thomas - 1851 - 19/08/1851 – Age 12 - Trapper. Washington, Durham. Explosion of gas. 34 killed.

TEMPEST Joseph - 1855 - 18/05/1855. Daisy Hill, Joseph Wood, Bradford, Yorkshire. Fall of roof.

TENNANT J. - 1851 - 05/04/1851. Bank, Matthews Dudley and Woodcock, Kingswinford, Staffordshire. Injured in pit.

TENNANT James - 1853 - 31/08/1853. Westmuir, Robert Gray and Co., Glasgow, Lanarkshire. Fall of roof.

TENNANT John - 1859 - 03/05/1859 – Age 46 - Collier. Govan, William Dixon and Co., Glasgow, Lanarkshire. Fall of coal at the face.

TENNANT Robert - 1857 - 16/07/1857 - Collier. Bank Pit, William Dixon and Co., Coatbridge, Lanarkshire. Fall of roof.

TERRETT J.C. - 1855 - 08/01/1855 – Age 15 - Collier. Cinderford, William Corbett, Cinderford, Forest of Dean.  Fall of coal from side of level.

TETLOW T. - 1855 - 19/01/1855. Chadderton, William Jones and Co., Oldham, Lancashire. Fall of coal. Died 28 Feb.

THAWLEY Charles - 1854 - 19/10/1854 - A Boy. Hand Lane, Carr and Co., Barnsley, Yorkshire. Falling down shaft.

THOMAS ? - 1853 - 09/04/1853 - Banksman. Darlaston Green, Granger and Co., Darlaston, Staffordshire. Fell with bowk. 2 killed.

THOMAS ? - 1856 - 15/07/1856. Cymmer, Insole and Son, Rhondda, Glamorgan. Explosion and afterdamp. 114 killed.

THOMAS Benjamin - 1857 - 30/11/1857 – Age 42. Pwll Newydd, Morgan Saunders, Llanelli, Carmarthen. Fall of stone from roof.

THOMAS Benjamin - 1857 - 31/03/1857 - A Boy. Hunsworth, Bowling Iron Co., Bradford, Yorkshire. Fall of roof in the mine.

THOMAS Charles - 1852 - 10/05/1852 – Age 11. Middle Duffryn, Thomas Powell, Aberdare, Glamorgan. Explosion of firedamp. 65 killed. Son of Charles.

THOMAS Charles - 1852 - 10/05/1852 – Age 46. Middle Duffryn, Thomas Powell, Aberdare, Glamorgan. Explosion of firedamp. 65 killed. Father of Charles, David and Evan.

THOMAS Daniel - 1852 - 10/05/1852 – Age 11. Gwendraeth, Alfred Watney, Llanelli, Carmarthen. Eruption of quicksand from valley. 26 killed. Brother of Edward.

THOMAS Daniel - 1855 - 28/11/1855 – Age 25 - Miner. Cwmneol, Case and Morrison, Aberdare, Glamorgan. Thrown down the pit by cage being pulled. Manslaughter against engineman. 8 killed.

THOMAS Daniel - 1856 - 15/07/1856. Cymmer, Insole and Son, Rhondda, Glamorgan. Explosion and afterdamp. 114 killed.

THOMAS David - 1850 - 12/12/1850 – Age 23. New Duffryn, Thomas Powell, Aberdare, Glamorgan. Explosion of firedamp 13 killed Died on the 14th.

THOMAS David - 1852 - 10/05/1852 – Age 12. Gwendraeth, Alfred Watney, Llanelli, Carmarthen. Eruption of quicksand from valley. 26 killed. Brother of Daniel.

THOMAS David - 1852 - 10/05/1852 – Age 17. Middle Duffryn, Thomas Powell, Aberdare, Glamorgan. Explosion of firedamp. 65 killed. Son of Charles.

THOMAS David - 1852 – 10/05/1852. Gwendraeth, Pontyberem, Carmarthenshire. 27 lives lost when some old working were holed.

THOMAS David - 1853 – 07/09/1853 – Age 10 - Collier. Morfa, Messrs. Vivian and Sons, Taibach, Glamorgan. Fell down pit.

THOMAS David - 1853 – 15/09/1853 – Age 11 – Doorboy. Llety Shenkin, David Simms, Aberdare, Glamorgan. Explosion of firedamp from using naked light in pillar workings. 15 others burnt, the manager John Johns incompetent, the rules and repeated cautions systematically violated. Verdict of manslaughter at the coroner’s inquest against David Simms. 3 killed.

THOMAS David - 1854 – 02/08/1854 - Collier. Trevone, James Higgon, Trevone, Pembrokeshire. Fall of roof.

THOMAS David - 1854 – 31/05/1854 – Age 66 - Collier. Garn, Blaenavon Iron Co., Blaenavon, Monmouthshire. Fall of roof.

THOMAS David - 1854 – 31/07/1854 – Haulier. Weegfach, Evans Gregor and Co., Swansea, Glamorgan. Explosion of firedamp from naked lights, all precautions neglected by the proprietor and manager. 3 killed.

THOMAS David - 1855 – 05/12/1855 – Age 12 - Collier. North Duffryn, Antony Hill, Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan. Fall of coal.

THOMAS David - 1855 – 19/10/1855 - Collier. No.3 Pit, Abercarn, Gwythen Co., Abercarn, Monmouthshire. Fall of roof. 2 killed.

THOMAS David - 1855 – 21/11/1855 – Age 57 - Collier. Trevayne, James Higgon, Trevayne, Pembrokeshire. Stage fell on him.

THOMAS David - 1855 – 31/05/1855 – Age 66 - Collier. Garn, Blaenavon Iron Co., Blaenavon, Monmouthshire. Fall of roof.

THOMAS David - 1855 – 31/05/1855. Pit at Blaenavon, Monmouthshire. Fall of large stone.

THOMAS David - 1856 – 13/02/1856. South Duffryn, Anthony Hill, Plymouth, Glamorgan. Fall of coal.

THOMAS David - 1856 – 15/07/1856. Cymmer, Insole and Son, Rhondda, Glamorgan. Explosion and afterdamp. Of Raglan. 114 killed.

THOMAS David - 1856 – 24/05/1856 – Age 16 - Collier. Cwm, Avon Governor and Co., of Copper Mines, Port Talbot, Glamorgan. Explosion of gas. 12 killed.

THOMAS David - 1857 – 27/07/1857 – Age 29. Old Castle, Neville and Co., Llanelli, Carmarthen Fall of roof.

THOMAS David - 1858 – 07/11/1858 – Age 13 – Doorboy, Abergwawr, Thomas Powell and Sons, Aberdare, Glamorgan. Crushed between trams underground.

THOMAS David - 1858 – 11/09/1858 – Age 15 – Haulier. Bryngwyn, Neville and Co., Llanelli, Carmarthen. Rope drawn over pulley and into enginehouse.

THOMAS Edmund - 1858 - 18/05/1858. Bryndu, G.S. Ford and Son, Tailbach, Glamorgan. Explosion of gas. 12 killed.

THOMAS Edward - 1852 – 10/05/1852. Gwendraeth, Alfred Watney, Llanelli, Carmarthen. Eruption of quicksand from valley. 26 killed. Left a wife and 4 children.

THOMAS Edward - 1853 – 01/10/1853. Tividale, Bagnall and Jesson, Tipton, Staffordshire. Fall of roof.

THOMAS Edward - 1855 – 22/08/1855 – Age 21 - Collier. Plaskynastyn, John Dukes, Plaskynastyn, Glamorgan. Fall of coal.

THOMAS Edward - 1859 – 28/11/1859 – Age 13 – Haulier. Cwmavon, Governor and Co., of Copper Mines, Taibach, Glamorgan. Fall of shale. Died from amputation of leg.

THOMAS Evan - 1852 – 10/05/1852 – Age 19. Middle Duffryn, Thomas Powell, Aberdare, Glamorgan. Explosion of firedamp. 65 killed. Son of Charles.

THOMAS Evan - 1852 – 10/05/1852. Gwendraeth, Alfred Watney, Llanelli, Carmarthen. Eruption of quicksand from valley. 26 killed. Brother of Edward.

THOMAS Evan - 1855 - 18/04/1855 – Age 23 - Collier. Aberaman, David Williams, Aberdare, Glamorgan. Burnt and suffocated by explosion of firedamp caused by naked lights in pillar workings. No rule. Inspector’s cautions neglected. 5 killed.

THOMAS Evan - 1856 – 15/07/1856. Cymmer, Insole and Son, Rhondda, Glamorgan. Explosion and afterdamp. 114 killed.

THOMAS George - 1855 – 14/05/1855 – Age 35 - Collier. Grove, Pembrokeshire Coal Co., Kilgetty, Pembrokeshire. Fell from platform which was being lowered down the pit. 2 killed.

THOMAS George - 1859 – 16/04/1859 – Age 13 – Waggoner. Coleshill, Parry Jones and Co., Holywell, Flint. Explosion of gas.

THOMAS Gingell (injured) - 1853 - 21/01/1853. Shortwood, Wethered, Cossham and Co., Bristol, Gloucester. Fell down pit, engine wheels broke. 1 killed, 3 injured. A broken leg.

THOMAS Henry - 1856 - 02/10/1856. Dare, David Williams, Aberdare, Glamorgan. Fell down shaft trying to get on carriage after signal being given.

THOMAS Hugh - 1855 - 24/02/1855 – Age 25 - Sinker. Cwmbargoed, Dowlais Iron Co., Merthyr, Glamorgan. Fall of roof after firing shot.

THOMAS Isaac - 1855 - 07/02/1855 - Collier. Cwmtillery, J.P. and D. Price, Aberystwyth, Monmouthshire. Fall of earth from heading.

THOMAS J. - 1852 - 31/07/1852 - A Boy. Laffak, John and Thomas Johnson, St. Helens, Lancashire. Crushed against the roof whilst riding on a tram.

THOMAS J. - 1859 - 07/11/1859 – Age 45 - Collier. Sneyd Green, Stanier and Co., Burslem, Staffordshire. Water broke in from old workings.

THOMAS Jackson - 1854 - 22/06/1854 – Age 48. Lundhill, Barnsley, Yorkshire. Explosion of firedamp. 5 killed.

THOMAS James - 1856 - 15/07/1856. Cymmer, Insole and Son, Rhondda, Glamorgan. Explosion and afterdamp. 114 killed.

THOMAS Jenkin - 1852 - 10/05/1852. Middle Duffryn, Thomas Powell, Aberdare, Glamorgan. Explosion of firedamp. 65 killed. Survivor.

THOMAS Jenkin - 1859 - 03/03/1859 – Age 20 - Collier. Aberdare, Aberdare Coal Co., Aberdare, Glamorgan. Suffocated by gas from old works. 4 killed.

THOMAS Jenkins - 1851 - 10/12/1851 – Age 38 - Miner. Newbridge Colliery, John Calvert, Pontypridd, Glamorgan. Blasting charge exploded.

THOMAS John - 1852 - 10/05/1852 – Age 12. Middle Duffryn, Thomas Powell, Aberdare, Glamorgan. Explosion of firedamp. 65 killed.

THOMAS John - 1852 - 10/05/1852. Middle Duffryn, Thomas Powell, Aberdare, Glamorgan. Explosion of firedamp. 65 killed. Survivor.

THOMAS John - 1852 - 20/12/1852 – Age 23 - Miner. Hendreladais, Ynyscedwyn Iron Co., Swansea, Glamorgan. Fall of roof whilst escaping.

THOMAS John - 1853 - 09/12/1853 – Age 14 - Trammer. Little Milford, Sir John Pakington, Milford, Pembrokeshire. Fell down pit from winding slipping over hook. 2 killed.

THOMAS John - 1853 - 19/02/1853 – Age 37 - Collier. Nantyglo, Joseph and C. Bailey, Brecon. Burnt by explosion of firedamp, no locked lamps.

THOMAS John - 1854 - 06/06/1854 – Age 25 - Sinker. New Tredegar, Thomas Powell, Rhymney, Monmouthshire. Fell down pit.

THOMAS John - 1854 - 06/07/1854 – Age 26 - Collier. Ebbw Vale, Ebbw Vale Iron Co., Ebbw Vale, Monmouthshire. Fall of coal.

THOMAS John - 1854 - 06/11/1854 – Age 18 - Collier. Norton Hill, M.S. Parsons, Radstock, Somerset. Fall of coal down shaft.

THOMAS John - 1855 - 07/10/1855. Beaufort, Joseph and C. Bailey, Monmouthshire. Fall of coal.

THOMAS John - 1855 - 08/08/1855 – Age 11 – Haulier. Hendreladais, Ynyscedwyn Iron Co., Swansea, Glamorgan. Crushed between trams.

THOMAS John - 1855 - 08/08/1855 – Age 20 – Haulier. Hendreladais, Ynyscedwyn Iron Co., Ynyscedwyn, Glamorgan. Crushed between trams.

THOMAS John - 1855 - 09/10/1855 – Age 24 - Collier. Penyvan, Thomas Powell, Aberbeeg, Monmouthshire. Key came out of winding and pump engine machinery defective. 2 killed.

THOMAS John - 1855 - 24/09/1855 – Age 14 – Labourer. Llettyshenkin, Mr Rees and others, Aberdare, Glamorgan. Knocked down by connecting rod of engine.

THOMAS John - 1855 - 29/01/1855 – Age 24 - Collier. Old Duffryn, Thomas Powell, Aberdare, Glamorgan. Fall of stone from roof of stall.

THOMAS John - 1855 - 29/01/1855 – Age 28 - Collier. Old Duffryn, Thomas Powell, Aberdare, Glamorgan. Fall of stone from roof.

THOMAS John - 1856 - 15/07/1856. Cymmer, Insole and Son, Rhondda, Glamorgan. Explosion and afterdamp. 114 killed.

THOMAS John - 1856 - 18/03/1856 - Age 17 - Collier. Bedwellty, Tredegar Iron Co., Tredegar, Monmouthshire. Fall of roof whist getting it down.

THOMAS John - 1858 - 04/11/1858. Cae, Francis Davies and Co., Llanelli, Carmarthen. Inundation ‘worked into old coals’ no plans. 10 killed.

THOMAS John - 1858 - 12/06/1858 – Age 12 – Doorboy. Abernant, Richard Fothergill, Aberdare, Glamorgan. Crushed under tram.

THOMAS John - 1858 - 14/08/1858 – Age 11 – Doorboy. Aberdare, Richard Fothergill, Aberdare, Glamorgan. Explosion of gas, naked lights used in drawing back pillars.

THOMAS John - 1858 - 18/05/1858. Bryndu, G.S. Ford and Son, Tailbach, Glamorgan. Explosion of gas. 12 killed.

THOMAS John - 1859 - 18/08/1859 – Age 25 - Collier. Slope Winning, Blaenavon Co., Blaenavon, Monmouthshire. Fall of top through diagonal joint.

THOMAS John - 1859 - 18/08/1859. Level at Blaenavon, Blaenavon, Monmouthshire. Fall of a stone.

THOMAS Jonah - 1857 - 20/04/1857 – Age 33. Abernant, Richard Fothergill, Aberdare, Glamorgan. Fall of roof.

THOMAS Kelly - 1851 - 04/02/1851. Chillington, Chillington Co., Wolverhampton, Staffordshire. Falling down the Moseley pit shaft.

THOMAS Matthew - 1856 - 15/07/1856. Cymmer, Insole and Son, Rhondda, Glamorgan. Explosion and afterdamp. 114 killed.

THOMAS Mesh. - 1859 - 13/08/1859 - Collier. Penydarren, Guest and Co., Merthyr, Glamorgan. Fall of roof (upper 4-foot vein).

THOMAS Peter - 1858 - 01/06/1858 - Collier. Benniehill, John Brown, Falkirk, Stirling. Fall of roof at face of workings.

THOMAS R. - 1859 - 24/10/1859. Capponfield, Chillington Co., W. Hampton, Worcestershire. Fell through scaffold. 2 killed.

THOMAS Rees - 1851 - 14/05/1853 – Age 58 - Collier. Tophill, W.H. Cartwright, Gelligaer, Glamorgan. Fall of coal.

THOMAS Rees - 1852 - 16/11/1852 – Age 15 - Collier. Hendreladais, Ynyscedwyn Iron Co., Swansea, Glamorgan. Stone from roof.

THOMAS Rees - 1853 - 18/05/1853 – Age 58 - Collier. Tophill, W. Cartwright, Gelligaer, Glamorgan. Fall of roof.

THOMAS Richard - 1856 - 14/10/1856. Penydarren, Thompson and Foreman, Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan. Fall of roof.

THOMAS Rosser - 1852 - 10/05/1852 – Age 32. Middle Duffryn, Thomas Powell, Aberdare, Glamorgan. Explosion of firedamp. 65 killed.

THOMAS Samuel - 1855 - 28/11/1855 – Age 17 - Miner. Cwmneol, Case and Morrison, Aberdare, Glamorgan. Thrown down the pit by cage being pulled. Manslaughter against engineman. 8 killed.

THOMAS T. - 1854 - 22/11/1854. Brymbo, Brymbo Co., Wrexham, Denbigh. Explosion of firedamp Died 17th.

THOMAS Thomas - 1853 - 26/05/1852 – Age 21 - Collier. Bigwynch, Penydarren Iron Co., Penydarren, Glamorgan. Filling tram when roof fell.

THOMAS Thomas - 1854 - 31/03/1854 – Age 45 - Collier. Globe, Tredegar Iron Co., Bedwellty, Monmouthshire. Fall of roof.

THOMAS Thomas - 1855 - 19/07/1855 – Age 38 - Collier. Wernddu, Morgan and Co., Neath, Glamorgan. Fall of coal in heading.

THOMAS Thomas - 1855 - 27/02/1855 – Age 28 - Collier. Cwmllynfell, James and Aubrey, Swansea, Glamorgan. Explosion of firedamp while driving an air hole in old workings.

THOMAS Thomas - 1856 - 06/11/1856. Dowlais, Dowlais Iron Co., Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan. Fall in roof.

THOMAS Thomas - 1856 - 24/05/1856 – Age 45 - Collier. Cwm, Avon Governor and Co., of Copper Mines Port Talbot Glamorgan. Explosion of gas. 12 killed.

THOMAS Thomas - 1859 - 21/12/1859 – Age 13 – Haulier. Dynevor, Dynevor Coal Co., Neath, Glamorgan. Riding on trams on surface incline.

THOMAS W. - 1857 - 16/05/1857 – Age 45 - Loader. Capponfield, Bagnall and Son, Bilston, Staffordshire. Fall in an old rib and pillar pit in ‘thick coal’.

THOMAS W. - 1858 - 13/10/1858 – Age 18. Primrose Coal Co., Swansea, Glamorgan. Suffocated by vapour from engine boilers. 10 killed.

THOMAS William - 1852 - 10/05/1852. Middle Duffryn, Thomas Powell, Aberdare, Glamorgan. Explosion of firedamp. 65 killed. Survivor.

THOMAS William - 1854 - 09/09/1854 – Age 30 – Haulier. No. 1 Pit, Cwmbargoed, Penydarren Iron Co., Penydarren, Glamorgan. Run over by trams.

THOMAS William - 1855 - 03/10/1855 - Collier. Machen, Machen Coal Co., Newport, Monmouth Fall of coal.

THOMAS William - 1855 - 11/12/1855 – Age 22 – Labourer. Llettyshenkin, Mr Rees and others, Aberdare, Glamorgan. Fall of stone from side of pit whist sinking.

THOMAS William - 1855 - 19/10/1855 - Collier. No.3 pit, Abercarn Coal Co., Abercarn, Monmouthshire. Fall of roof in heading. 2 killed.

THOMAS William - 1855 - 28/11/1855 – Age 17 - Miner. Cwmneol, Case and Morrison, Aberdare, Glamorgan. Thrown down the pit by cage being pulled. Manslaughter against engineman. 8 killed.

THOMAS William - 1856 - 03/12/1856 – Age 25 - Collier. Penywain, Messrs. J. and C. Bailey, Nantyglo, Monmouthshire. Fall of stone from side of heading.

THOMAS William - 1853 - 12/05/1853 - Miner. Abercarn, Ebenezer Rogers, Newport, Monmouthshire. Fall of roof in a stall.

THOMAS William - 1856 - 07/04/1856. Abernant, R. Fothergill and Co., Aberdare, Glamorgan. Fall of roof.

THOMAS William - 1856 - 15/07/1856. Cymmer, Insole and Son, Rhondda, Glamorgan. Explosion and afterdamp. 114 killed.

THOMAS William - 1856 - 25/11/1856. Hirwaun, Francis Crawshay, Hirwaun, Glamorgan. Fall of roof.

THOMAS William - 1857 - 19/02/1857. Lundhill, Wombwell, Yorkshire. Explosion of gas. Over 200 killed. From Worsbrough Dale.

THOMAS William - 1857 - 24/04/1857 – Age 12. Gorse Neville and Co., Swansea, Glamorgan. Fall of roof.

THOMAS William - 1858 - 01/07/1858 - Collier. Cwm, Dare Thomas Powell and Son, Aberdare, Glamorgan. Fall of coal.

THOMAS William - 1859 - 21/04/1859 – Age 14 - Collier. Cymmer, Old Level, J.H. Insole, Pontypridd, Glamorgan. Burnt by powder.

THOMAS William - 1859 - 29/01/1859 – Age 10 – Boy. Gadlys, Thomas Wayne and Co., Aberdare, Glamorgan. Explosion of gas. A young lad not employed at the colliery and lost his way.

THOMAS Woods - 1859 - 19/07/1859 – Age 39 - Collier. Royal, Bromilow and Co., St. Helens, Lancashire. Fall of roof.

THOMPSON George - 1857 - 19/02/1857 – Age 37. Lundhill, Wombwell, Yorkshire. Explosion of gas. Over 200 killed. From Jump.

THOMPSON Henry - 1851 - 20/12/1851. Warren Vale, Messrs. Charlesworth, Rotherham, Yorkshire. Explosion of firedamp. 52 killed.

THOMPSON Hosea - 1853 - 26/08/1853. Parkgate, Earl Fitzwilliam, Rotherham, Yorkshire. Fall of coal.

THOMPSON J. - 1856 - 12/12/1856 – Age 26. Hasland, Clayton and Co., Chesterfield, Derbyshire. Fall of roof.

THOMPSON J. - 1858 - 11/06/1858 – Age 21 – Driver. Garratt’s Lane, T. and J. Badger, Rowley Regis, Staffordshire. Fell in the road and broke his leg as a result of which he died.

THOMPSON James - 1855 - 20/04/1855. High Royd Hall and Co., Barnsley, Yorkshire. Fall of coal.

THOMPSON James - 1858 - 28/10/1858 – Age 56 – Horsekeeper. Castle Eden, J. Richardson and Co., Hartlepool, Durham. Crushed by cage at bottom of shaft.

THOMPSON James - 1859 - 26/01/1859 - Collier. Carronhall Pit, Carron Co., Falkirk, Stirling. Falling down the pit from mid-working which was not properly fenced.

THOMPSON James H. - 1854 - 11/02/1854. Bierley, Clayton and Co., Bradford, Yorkshire. Fall of roof.

THOMPSON John - 1851 - 23/08/1851. Whitwick, Henson and Co., Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Leicester. Crushed in shaft.

THOMPSON John - 1856 - 16/05/1856. Chell, R. Beswick, Tunstall, Staffordshire. Fell out of bucket in sinking shaft.

THOMPSON John - 1857 - 19/02/1857. Lundhill, Wombwell, Yorkshire. Explosion of gas. Over 200 killed. From Woobwell.

THOMPSON Joseph - 1854 - 18/02/1854 – Age 13. Ince Hall Coal and Cannel Co., Wigan, Lancashire. Explosion of firedamp. 89 killed.

THOMPSON Lockwood - 1859 - 28/12/1859 - Boy. Gilderstone Street, Ogden and Co., Leeds. Explosion of firedamp.

THOMPSON Matthew - 1858 - 08/03/1858 – Age 20 - Collier. William Baird and Co., Coatbridge, Lanarkshire. Fall of stone (‘pit bottom’).

THOMPSON Reuben - 1859 - 15/11/1859 – Age 15. Bromford, Joseph Yates, Oldbury, Worcestershire. Fall of roof in thick coal.

THOMPSON Richard - 1855 - 12/07/1855. Moss Pit, Simpson and Young, Oswaldtwistle, Church, Lancashire. Precipitated down the pit from a scaffold on the engine being thrown out of gear whist the bucket was suspended at the pits mouth. 4 killed.

THOMPSON Richard - 1855 - 12/07/1855. Moss Pit, Simpson and Young, Oswaldtwistle, Church, Lancashire. Precipitated down the pit from a scaffold on the engine being thrown out of gear whist the bucket was suspended at the pits mouth. 4 killed.

THOMPSON Richard - 1855 - 12/07/1855. Moss Pit, Simpson and Young, Oswaldtwistle, Church, Lancashire. Precipitated down the pit from a scaffold on the engine being thrown out of gear whist the bucket was suspended at the pits mouth. 4 killed.

THOMPSON Samuel - 1852 - 13/10/1852. Mount, Osborne Twibell and Co., Barnsley, Yorkshire. Fall of coal.

THOMPSON T. - 1855 - 26/11/1855. Old Park, T. Thompson, Dudley, Worcestershire. Fall of coal.

THOMPSON T. - 1856 - 19/08/1856 – Age 12 – Driver. Old Park No.29, Lord Ward, Dudley, Worcestershire. Injured 6th inst. by a loaded skip running wild, died this day.

THOMPSON Thomas - 1851 - 19/08/1851 – Age 22 - Putter Washington, Durham. Explosion of gas 34 killed. Single.

THOMPSON Thomas - 1856 - 23/09/1856 – Age 39. Habergham, Executors of J. Hargreaves, Burnley, Lancashire. Falling down a sinking pit when changing a bucket.

THOMPSON W. - 1859 - 15/10/1859 – Age 17. Rough Wood, F.C. Perry, Walsall, Staffordshire. Crushed between skip and inset.

THOMPSON William - 1852 - 24/11/1852. Summerhouse, John Wilson, Stirling. Struck by coal falling down the shaft.

THOMPSON William - 1856 - 09/10/1856 – Age 56 – Engineman. Darlaston Green, Samuel Mills, Darlaston, Staffordshire. Killed by the pump rods in shaft of engine pit.

THOMPSON William - 1857 - 19/02/1857 – Age 19. Lundhill, Wombwell, Yorkshire. Explosion of gas. Over 200 killed. From West Milton.

THOMPSON William - 1859 - 18/01/1859 – Age 30. Old Park, Lloyds Fosters and Co., Wednesbury, Staffordshire. Fall of coal whilst filling.

THOMSON Thomas - 1858 - 25/01/1858 - Collier. Dalkeith, Duke of Buccleuch, Dalkeith, Midlothian. Fall of roof at face of working.

THOMSON William - 1857 - 30/11/1857 - Collier. Eastfield, J.G. Buchannan, Rutherglen, Lanarkshire. Explosion of firedamp.

THORLEY George - 1856 - 20/05/1856. Cinderhill, T.H. Stirrup, Longton, Staffordshire. Explosion of firedamp.

THORLEY J. - 1853 - 19/05/1853. Cinderhill, T.H. Stirrup, Longton, Staffordshire. Fall of coal.

THORN David - 1858 - 22/05/1858. Ras Las, Rhymney Iron Co., Rhymney, Monmouthshire. Fell off carriage coming up.

THORNE James - 1854 - 02/06/1854 – Age 25 – Driver. Cwmavon, English Co. of Copper Miners, Taibach, Glamorgan. Run over by trams.

THORNEYWELL W. - 1857 - 04/11/1857 – Age 54 - Banksman. Moseley Hole, Barker and Co., Willenhall, Staffordshire. In pushing the empty skip to the edge of shaft, it went too far and pulled him in.

THORNLEY I - 1854 - 31/01/1854 – Engineer. Gidlow & Swinley, Executors of the late J. Rylands, Wigan, Lancashire. Bursting of a steam boiler at the bottom of the pit.

THORNTON John - 1857 - 18/05/1857 - A Boy. Flush Mills, First and Sons, Dewsbury, Yorkshire. Explosion of firedamp.

THORNTON Robert - 1857 - 11/06/1857 – Age 16. Sankey Brook, Sankey Brook Coal Co., St. Helens, Lancashire. In descending the shaft the wagon caught on the side and threw them out. 6 killed.

THORNTON William - 1859 - 18/05/1859 - Collier. Woodmuir, Thomas Thornton, Bathgate, West Lothian. Suffocated by chokedamp while engaged clearing out an old pit. 2 killed.

THORP Joseph - 1852 - 17/07/1852 - A Boy. High Green, George Chambers, Sheffield, Yorkshire. Explosion of firedamp.

THORP or THORPE Samuel - 1857 - 19/02/1857 – Age 16. Lundhill, Lundhill Coal Co., Barnsley, Yorkshire. Explosion of firedamp.  189 killed.

THORP Samuel - 1857 - 19/02/1857 – Age 16. Lundhill, Wombwell, Yorkshire. Explosion of gas. Over 200 killed. From Broomhill.

THORPE J. - 1858 - 02/10/1858 – Age 30 – Engineman. Hawkesbury, Executors of George Wheeldon, Coventry, Warwickshire. Broken block falling down engine shaft.

THORPE J. - 1859 - 30/09/1859 - Collier. Old Park, Old Park Co., Shifnal, Staffordshire. Fall of coal.

THORPE or THORP Samuel - 1857 - 19/02/1857 – Age 16. Lundhill, Lundhill Coal Co., Barnsley, Yorkshire. Explosion of firedamp.  189 killed.

THORPE T. - 1859 - 08/11/1859 – Age 26 - Miner. Staveley, R. Barrow, Chesterfield, Derbyshire. Falling off the cage from 30 yards down the shaft. 2 killed.

TILDESLEY Joseph – 1850. Apedale, No 13 Pit, (Ironstone), Staffordshire. Killed in pit Nov - 1850.

TILL William - 1859 - 05/08/1859. Rough Hay, Adenbrook, Smith and Pidcock, Darlaston, Staffordshire. Fall of coal and stone while getting at open work.

TIMMAH Edward - 1857 - 20/10/1857 - Collier. Garden Lodge, G. Walmsley, Ruabon, Denbigh. Fall of coal.

TIMMINS J. - 1857 - 21/07/1857 – Age 40 – Labourer. Oak Farm, Sir S. Glynne, Dudley, Worcestershire. Fell down the No.4 shaft in the night whilst in a state of intoxication. Fence was up, but was too low.

TIMMINS J. - 1859 - 12/12/1859 – Age 40. Moor Land, J. Bagnall and Sons, West Bromwich, Staffordshire. Fall of coal while drawing spurn.

TIMMINS T. - 1858 - 17/06/1858 – Age 30 - Pikeman. Swan Meadow, Eagle Co., West Bromwich, Staffordshire. Fall of new mine coal.

TIMMINS W. - 1853 - 02/02/1853. Yew Tree, B. Gibbons, Dudley, Worcestershire. Fall of roof.

TIMMINS W. - 1857 - 10/09/1857 – Age 24. Gwane, William Mills and Sons, Dudley, Worcestershire. Explosion of firedamp at the far end of the workings in the rise or crop side of the pit. The falling in of the roof had closed up the airways and the pit on that side filled up with gas and the subsequent want of discipline unquestionably caused the immediate act of firing the sulphur. 9 killed.

TINDALL George - 1854 - 28/03/1854. Snibston, Stephenson and Co., Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Leicester. Crushed by the cage.

TINDALL J. - 1859 - 25/05/1859 – Age 23 - Miner. Snibston, R. Stephenson and Co., Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Leicester. Fall of coal.

TINGLE Matthew - 1850 - 12/12/1850 – Age 35 - Collier. New Duffryn, Powell, Aberdare, Glamorgan. Explosion of firedamp 13 killed Died on the 19th. Left wife and 6 children.

TINSLEY William - 1857 - 08/06/1857. Cobridge, Fox and Tinsley, Burslem, Staffordshire. A pond of water bursting from the surface.

TIPTON, E. - 1856 - 30/11/1856. Pontesbury, E. Heighway, Shrewsbury, Shropshire. Water broke in from old workings. 3 killed.

TISSINGTON James - 1855 - 02/11/1855. Birley Wood, Hounsfield and Co., Sheffield, Derbyshire. Fall of stones in shaft. 2 killed.

TITTLER J. - 1854 - 03/10/1854 - A Boy. Sankey Brook 16, St. Helens, Lancashire. Entangled in machinery at surface.

TOBIN Patrick - 1854 - 02/10/1854. Hasland, Winwarworth Iron Co., Chesterfield, Derbyshire. Falling down shaft.

TOD James - 1856 - 22/07/1856. Cairnhill, Mansfield Grieve, Airdrie, Lanarkshire. Rope breaking in a blind pit.

TODD Henry - 1851 - 19/08/1851 – Age 17 – Putter. Washington, Durham. Explosion of gas 34 killed. Single.

TODD James - 1851 - 19/08/1851 – Age 13 – Putter. Washington, Durham. Explosion of gas 34 killed. Single.

TODD John - 1851 - 19/08/1851 – Age 23 – Putter. Washington, Durham. Explosion of gas 34 killed. Single.

TODD Ralph - 1858 – 30/03/1858 – Age 40 – Master Shifter. Rainton, Marchioness of Londonderry, Houghton, Durham. Fall of stone.

TOLLEY S. - 1858 – 08/01/1858 – Age 34 - Loader. Newbury Lane, Haines and Davis, Oldbury, Worcestershire. Fall of thick coal in a stall 8 yards wide.

TOMKINS C. - 1855 – 05/01/1855. Groveland, J. Bagnall and Sons, West Bromwich, Staffordshire. Thrown against the inset.

TOMKINS James - 1853 – 16/12/1853 – Age 23 - Collier. Duffryn, Antony Hill, Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan. Stepped off cage in pit.

TOMKINSON J. - 1854 – 01/03/1854. Silverdale, F. Stannier and Co., Newcastle, Staffordshire. Fall of roof.

TOMKINSON W. - 1858 – 28/08/1858 – Age 35 - Collier. Willfield, Plant and Williams, Longton, Staffordshire. Explosion of firedamp on - 18th inst.

TOMLINSON E. - 1853 – 22/11/1853. Freeman’s, Benjamin Gibbons, Kingswinford, Staffordshire. Fall of coal.

TOMLINSON E. - 1854 – 24/03/1854. Yew Tree, B. Gibbons, Dudley, Worcestershire. Fall of coal.

TOMLINSON T. - 1856 – 11/12/1856 – Age 10 – Dirt Carrier. Elm Tree, Elm Tree Co., Kingswinford, Staffordshire. Injured by explosion of firedamp on 8th, died 11th.

TOMLINSON Zachariah - 1856 – 05/01/1856 – Age 35. Rectory, Church Pit Hall, Holcroft and Pearson, Kingswinford, Staffordshire. Fall of roof in thick coal.

TOMPKINS James - 1853 – 16/12/1853 – Age 23 - Sinker. Duffryn, Anthony Hill, Plymouth Iron Works, Monmouthshire. Stepped off cage into pit.

TONGE J. - 1855 – 14/04/1855 – A Boy. Worsley, Bridgewater Trustees, Manchester, Lancashire. Suffocated by a vapour from a boiler fire in the adjoining colliery.

TONGUE George - 1853 - 18/01/1853 – Age 13. Worsley, Bridgewater Trust, Worsley, Lancashire. Fall of roof.

TONGUE Joseph - 1853 – 02/11/1852. Worsley, Trustees of the Duke of Bridgwater, Worsley, Lancashire. Fall of roof 2 killed. Died 24th.

TONKS A. - 1855 – 10/10/1855. Meadows, Williams Brothers, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire. Fall of coal.

TONKS George - 1859 – 19/08/1958 – Age 33. Old Park No.40, Lord Ward, Dudley, Worcestershire. Fell out of skip whilst ascending with three other men.

TONKS Johnathan - 1853 – 10/01/1853. Bradley Lodge, Baldwin and Co., Bilston, Staffordshire. Fell down an old unfenced shaft.

TOOTHILL William - 1859 – 08/10/1859 – Boy. Denholme, Horsfall and Co., Bingley, Yorkshire. Fall of corfe wheel in shaft.

TOPLEY J. - 1858 – 23/02/1858 – Age 50 - Loader. Lodge, Davies and Sons, West Bromwich, Staffordshire. Fall of 50 tons of thick coal. 4 killed.

TOPPING A. - 1853 – 08/07/1853 – Age 33 - Sinker. Little Hulton, Matthew Bennett and Brothers, Hulton, Lancashire. Asphyxiated by powder smoke and firedamp on firing a sumping shot in sinking pit into a coal seam.

TOPPING Henry - 1851 - 22/12/1851 – Age 11 - Drawer. Ince Hall, A.F. Haliburton, Wigan, Lancashire. Explosion of gas. Son of Joseph. 14 killed.

TOPPING John - 1851 - 22/12/1851 – Age 15 - Drawer. Ince Hall, A.F. Haliburton, Wigan, Lancashire. Explosion of gas. Son of Joseph. 14 killed.

TOPPING Joseph - 1851 - 22/12/1851 – Age 39. Ince Hall, A.F. Haliburton, Wigan, Lancashire. Explosion of gas. Left a widow and four children. 14 killed.

TORDOFF J. - 1857 - 03/02/1857. Birkby Lane, Robertshaw and Co., Bradford, Yorkshire. Explosion of firedamp. 4 killed.

TOWNLEY James - 1855 - 12/07/1855. Moss Pit, Simpson and Young, Oswaldtwistle, Church Lancashire. Precipitated down the pit from a scaffold on the engine being thrown out of gear whist the bucket was suspended at the pits mouth. 4 killed.

TOWNLEY John - 1855 - 12/07/1855. Moss Pit, Simpson and Young, Oswaldtwistle, Church Lancashire. Precipitated down the pit from a scaffold on the engine being thrown out of gear whist the bucket was suspended at the pits mouth. 4 killed.

TOWNS John - 1856 - 16/10/1856 - A Boy. Wharncliffe, Silkstone Coal Co., Barnsley, Yorkshire. Falling down the shaft.

TOWNSEND George - 1857 - 19/02/1857 – Age 19. Lundhill, Wombwell, Yorkshire. Explosion of gas. Over 200 killed. From West Milton.

TOY T. - 1858 - 05/06/1858 – Age 48 - Loader. Wallbutts, Blackwell and Co., Bilston, Staffordshire. Fall of bat and new mine coal.

TRAINER Edward - 1857 - 19/02/1857 – Age 23. Lundhill, Wombwell, Yorkshire. Explosion of gas. Over 200 killed. From Hemingfield.

TRAINER Hugh - 1859 - 17/01/1859 – Age 40 - Hewer. Sherburn, Earl of Durham, Durham. Fall of coal.

TRAINER James - 1858 - 20/02/1858 – Age 13 - Pony Driver. Hedley Hope Messrs. Pease Crook Durham. Crushed by tubs by unyoking horse.

TRANTER T. - 1856 - 25/07/1856 – Age 40 – Butty. Rough Hills, Cadman and Dodd, Bilston, Staffordshire. Killed by abrock which fell out of shaft.

TRANTER William - 1857 - 12/09/1857. Madeley, Wood Austice and Co., Ironbridge, Shropshire. Drowned in sump.

TRAPP James - 1857 - 30/11/1857 – Age 13 – Doorboy. Cwmnantddu, Crawshay Bailey, Varteg. Monmouthshire. Crossing underground incline, chain broke and trams crushed him.

TRAVASE T. - 1855 - 27/03/1855. Laffak, J and T. Johnson St. Helens, Lancashire. Injured by fall of roof 28 Apr. 1854.

TRAYNER Patrick - 1854 - 08/07/1854. Ince Hall Coal and Cannel Co., Wigan, Lancashire. Fall of roof in Cannel mine.

TREASURE R. - 1858 - 10/06/1858. Glyn, Ebbw Vale Co., Pontypool, Monmouthshire. Some timber being knocked out caused a heavy fall of coals.

TREHERNE William - 1858 - 04/11/1858. Cae, Francis Davies and Co., Llanelli, Carmarthen. Inundation ‘worked into old coals’ no plans. 10 killed.

TREWARTHAR Joseph - 1853 - 09/05/1853 – Age 43 - Sinker. Hirwaun, William Crawshay, Aberdare, Glamorgan. Side of shaft fell on hanging stage.

TRICKETT Herbert - 1859 - 10/12/1859 – Age 11 - Trapper. Kirklees, Hall Coal Co., Wigan, Lancashire. Fall of roof in the Arley mine.

TRIGGER E. - 1855 - 14/09/1855. Old Park, Lloyds and Trigger, Wednesbury, Staffordshire. Fall of coal.

TRIVETT T. - 1855 - 05/08/1855. Shut End, John Bradley and Co., Dudley, Worcestershire. Fall of roof.

TROTTER John - 1850 - 28/9/1850 – Age 13. Threapthwaite, (Arlecdon), Whitehaven, Cumberland.

TRUELOVE James - 1853 - 11/10/1853. Silkstone, S. Stanhope, Barnsley, Yorkshire. Falling down the shaft.

TRUEMAN George - 1857 - 15/11/1857 – Age 33 - Lamp cleaner. Hollingwood, R. Barrow, Chesterfield, Derbyshire. Suffocated by smoke in the mine. 12 killed.

TRUEMAN William - 1857 - 15/11/1857 – Age 37 - Miner. Hollingwood, R. Barrow, Chesterfield, Derbyshire. Suffocated by smoke in the mine. 12 killed.

TUCKER ? – 1850. Peter’s Pit, Abersychan, Monmouthshire. Explosion of firedamp, Jul 1850.

TUCKER Mark - 1855 - 23/11/1855 – Age 28 - Collier. Pontypool, Pontypool Iron Co., Pontypool, Monmouthshire. Fall of roof.

TUCKET John - 1859 - 23/05/1859 – Age 19 - Drawer. Rose Bridge Case and Morris
Wigan, Lancashire. Fall of roof.

TUCKEY Joseph - 1850 - 21/12/1850. Wood Farm, G B Thorneycroft and Company, Bentley, Staffordshire. Falling down shaft.

TUNNACLIFFE George - 1857 - 19/02/1857 – Age 20. Lundhill, Wombwell, Yorkshire. Explosion of gas. Over 200 killed. From West Milton.

TUNNACLIFFE George Sen. - 1857 - 19/02/1857. Lundhill, Wombwell, Yorkshire. Explosion of gas. Over 200 killed. From West Milton.

TUNSTALL, Martin - 1854 - 18/02/1854 – Age 25. Ince Hall Coal and Cannel Co., Wigan, Lancashire. Explosion of firedamp. 89 killed.

TURNBULL W. - 1859 - 08/08/1859 – Age 60 – Brakeman. Framwellgate, R. Thompson, Durham. Crushed by machinery of his engine.

TURNER Abraham - 1852 - 07/04/1852. Mount Osborne, Turbell and Co., Barnsley, Yorkshire. Powder blast in the mine.

TURNER Abraham - 1857 - 19/02/1857 – Age 21. Lundhill, Wombwell, Yorkshire. Explosion of gas. Over 200 killed. From Old Factory.

TURNER David - 1856 - 09/06/1856 – Age 17. Rough Hills, Henry Hill, Sedgley, Staffordshire. Descending the shaft with another lad the hook on one of the tacklers broke.

TURNER David - 1859 - 22/06/1859 - Pony driver. Coltness Iron Works, Coltness Iron Co., Hamilton, Fife. Falling before loaded hutches which dragged over him.

TURNER E. - 1858 - 18/12/1858 – Age 18 - Hooker-on. Bredbury, J. and J. Jowett, Stockport, Cheshire. The engine started without signal and the tubs fell on the hookers on. 2 killed.

TURNER G. - 1855 - 08/08/1855. Church Lane, Chavass and Wilcox, West Bromwich, Staffordshire. Fall of coal.

TURNER G. - 1856 - 20/06/1856 – Age 14. Whitwick, Stenson and Co., Chesterfield, Derbyshire. By trams on underground incline.

TURNER J. - 1855 - 09/04/1855. Park, Evans Barker and Co., Oldham, Lancashire. Died in infirmary after being crushed against a horse tree in coming up the pit.

TURNER J. - 1855 - 22/12/1855. Clay Hills, John Booth, Tunstall, Staffordshire. Fell out of bowk in descending.

TURNER James - 1857 - 03/05/1857 – Age 21 - Loader. Cradley King, Swindles and Evers, Stourbridge, Worcestershire. Loading in a place beyond the air expecting every minute to thirl through when suddenly a small portion of top fall and brought the gas to the candle. It had been tried in the morning and no gas detected. 2 killed.

TURNER John - 1856 - 13/02/1856. Wharncliffe, Silkstone, Wharncliffe, Silkstone Coal Co., Barnsley, Yorkshire. Explosion of gunpowder in the mine.

TURNER John - 1857 - 02/10/1857. Sneyd Green, Stannier and Co., Burslem, Staffordshire. Fall of roof.

TURNER Peter - 1855 - 24/01/1855. Chorley, J. Darlington, Chorley, Lancashire. Explosion of blasting powder.

TURNER R. - 1857 - 24/12/1857. Farnley, Farnely Iron Co., Leeds, Yorkshire. Breaking of a round hempen rope in the pit. 2 killed.

TURNER Samuel - 1856 - 21/05/1856 – Age 19 - Pikeman. New Baremoor, New British Iron Co., Netherton, Worcestershire. Fall of coal in thick coal.

TURNER Stephen - 1857 - 19/02/1857 – Age 31. Lundhill, Wombwell, Yorkshire. Explosion of gas. Over 200 killed. From Hemingfield.

TURNER T. - 1855 - 09/10/1855. Rounds Green, W. Bennitt, Oldbury, Staffordshire. Capstan rope broke and fell down pit.

TURNER Thomas - 1857 - 19/02/1857 – Age 17. Lundhill, Wombwell, Yorkshire. Explosion of gas. Over 200 killed. From Hemingfield.

TURNER William - 1859 - 04/09/1859 – Age 35 - Sinker. Norley, Norley Hall Coal Co., Wigan, Lancashire. Falling down the pit in consequence of a chain breaking. 2 killed.

TURTON John - 1851 - 06/02/1851. Royal, Bromilow and Co., St. Helens, Lancashire. Falling down the shaft.

TURTON R. - 1858 - 06/01/1858 – Age 20 - Miner. Killmarsh, Turner Ward, Eckington, Worcestershire. Rope breaking. 4 killed.

TWIGG H. - 1854 – 02/02/1854. Bradley, Scott and Foley, Bilston, Staffordshire. Fall of coal in gate road.

TWIGG William - 1851 – 04/08/1851. Moira, Moira Coal Co., Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Leicester. Run over by a corf in the mine.

TWIST James - 1853 - 20/07/1853. Laffak, John and Thomas Johnson, St. Helens, Lancashire. Fall of coal.

TWIST John - 1856 - 21/07/1855. Gerards Bridge, Caldwell and Thompson, St. Helens, Lancashire. Explosion of firedamp.

TWIST Joseph - 1859 - 26/05/1859 – Age 35 - Collier. Kirklees, Hall Coal Co., Wigan, Lancashire. Fall of roof.

TYERS John - 1854 - 22/11/1954. Stanton, Nadin and Co., Burton-on-Trent, Nottinghamshire. Explosion of firedamp.

TYLD C. - 1858 – 06/05/1858 – Age 22 - Pikeman. Hoo Marsh, J. Brooks, Bilston, Staffordshire. Fall of new mine coal.

TYLER William - 1853 – 21/07/1853 – Age 23 - Collier. Dean Lane, Bedminster Coal Co., Bristol, Gloucester. Over reached and fell down pit.

TYLER William - 1853 – 21/07/1853 – Age 23 - Collier. Dean Lane, Bedminster Old Coal Co., Bedminster, Somerset. Breaking of a flat rope near the hinge or splice.

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