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Alan Nottinghamshire Coalfield



Bilsthorpe Colliery
1925-1997

(Page 3)

Name/Address Age Date of Accident Inquest date/Place Detail

Vernon Beaumont Baxter
81, Crompton Road
Bilsthorpe

30

27-04-1940

29-04-1940
Bilsthorpe Miners Institute

Shotfiring accident

Frank Miller
53, Church Street
Bilsthorpe

42

06-05-1941

07-05-1941
Leenside Coroners Court

Fall of coal

Maurice Marshall
64, The Bungalows
Bilsthorpe

16

06-06-1941

09-06-1941
Leenside Coroners Court

Caught in machinery

Charles Albert Lock
69, The Bungalows
Bilsthorpe

33

02-03-1942
Died 03-03-1942

04-03-1942
Leenside Coroners Court

Crushed by tubs

John Alfred Knowles
47, Scarborough Road
Bilsthorpe

45

18-10-1943

19-10-1943
Bilsthorpe Miners Institute

Fall of roof

Samuel Pearson
1, Cul de Sac
Bilsthorpe

40

03-10-1944

00-03-1945
No record found

Fall of roof

Ronald Pell
90, Leamington Drive
Sutton in Ashfield

26

30-04-1945

04-05-1945
Mansfield Police Station

Fall of roof

John William Dudley
5, Handsworth Street
Mansfield

57

01-07-1945

20-07-1945
Mansfield Police Station

Crushed by tubs

Joseph William Grice
26, Cavendish Street
Mansfield

42

24-01-1946

28-01-1946
Mansfield Police Station

Fall of coal

Noel Edwin Hopewell
270, Gedling Road
Arnold

44

06-02-1947
Died 21-04-1947

25-05-1947
Leenside Coroners Court

Fall of coal, death from Pneumonia

John Richard Payton
67, Scarborough Road
Bilsthorpe

40

23-03-1948

25-03-1948
Newark Council Offices

Run over by tubs

Zhignlew Wolk
Forest Town Hostel
Mansfield

21

01-05-1948
Died 05-05-1948

10-05-1948
Mansfield Police Station

Run over by tubs

Albert Hastings
Saville Road
Bilsthorpe

48

16-02-1949

18-02-1949
Newark Council Offices

Fall of roof

Thomas Alfred Davies
50, Leicester Street
Nottingham
27 13-07-1949 13-07-1949
Newark Town Hall
Fall of roof

John Knight
Brosh Cottage
Edingley

30

06-09-1949
Died 17-11-1949

07-12-1949
Leenside Coroners Court

Fall of roof, death from heart condition

Ranjitsinhji Foster
8, Gedling Grove
Arnold

53

04-09-1950

06-09-1950
Bilsthorpe Miners Institute

Crushed by tubs

Stanley Harrison
Meadow Road
Burton Joyce

26

25-10-1952

14-11-1952
Nottingham Coroners Court

Buried under shale, from a tip on the surface

William Spencer
20, the Green
Bilsthorpe

23

04-02-1953

06-02-1953
Stanton Arms Inn
Bilsthorpe

Fall of coal

Thomas Frederick Staton
19, Fletcher Street
Mansfield

22

14-11-1954

17-11-1954
Mansfield Police Station

Run over by a cyclist, on the surface

Derek Slingsby
50, Church Street
Bilsthorpe

17

02-01-1955

04-01-1955
Newark Council Offices

Fall of roof

Alan Michael Carby
59, Saville Road
Bilsthorpe

18

04-01-1958

Inquest 07 Jan 1958
Bilsthorpe 

Fell down the shaft

Rex Kerry
61, Valley Road
Bilsthorpe

30

10-04-1958

14-04-1958
Mansfield Police Station

Fall of roof

John William Wharmby
20, Sutton Road
Huthwaite

57

18-08-1959

11-09-1959
Bilsthorpe Miners Institute

Struck by a falling timber stack, on the surface

Josephine Fenwick
27, Holden Street
Mansfield

36

18-08-1959
Died 28-08-1959

11-09-1959
Bilsthorpe Miners Institute

Struck by a falling timber stack, on the surface

James McElhinney
31, Allendale
Bilsthorpe

40

16-01-1960

11-04-1960
Newark Council Offices

Run over by tubs

Leonard Moseley
3, Clarkson Street
Mansfield
47

24-04-1962
Died
06-05-1962

Not found Hit by falling pipes

Robert William Hoggett
88, Crompton Road
Bilsthorpe

48

10-04-1962
Died 02-05-1962

10-05-1962
Nottingham Coroners Court

Shotfiring accident

Joseph Crisp
92, Crompton Road
Bilsthorpe

55

27-04-1964

12-06-1964
Mansfield Police Station

Caught in a conveyor

Eric Scott
The Bungalows
Bilsthorpe

41

15-01-1965

01-02-1965
Mansfield Police Station

Crushed by an overturned crane, on the surface

Henry Bojko
4, Abbotts Close
Farnsfield

39

07-04-1965

14-06-1965
Newark Council Offices

Crushed by wagons, on the surface

John William Wakefield
Mount Street
Mansfield

63

19-11-1965

14-12-1965
West Bridgford Council Offices

Run over by tubs

Ronald Bradley
32, Allendale
Bilsthorpe

35

14-05-1969

00-05-1969
No record found

Hit by a broken haulage chain

Ronald Fox
Allendale
Bilsthorpe

48

21-01-1971

23-02-1971
Newark Council Offices

Fall of roof

Gershom Willoughby (Gush) Marshal
63 Mount Crescent, Warsop
62 16 May 1975 Mansfield General Hospital
Fall of coal Email

David Shelton
Holme Road
Bingham

31

18-08-1993

00-00-1993
Mansfield Civic Centre Mansfield

Roadway collapse

William McCulloch
Little John Drive
Rainworth

26

18-08-1993

00-00-1993
Mansfield Civic Centre Mansfield

Roadway collapse In Memory

Peter Alcock
Triumph Road
Eakring

50

18-08-1993

00-00-1993
Mansfield Civic Centre Mansfield

Roadway collapse


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