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Alan Nottinghamshire Coalfield



Kimberley Colliery
Includes Earlier Workings
1852-1892

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

Henry Rowland or Soar
Unknown

 

21-02-1677

From parish records

Fell down the shaft

William Chambers
Unknown

 

29-05-1841

01-05-1841
Gate Inn, Awsworth

Fell down the shaft

James Foster
Unknown

26

18-09-1860

21-09-1860
Nottingham General  Hospital

Fell into the sump, death from drowning

William Hopewell
Unknown

36

12-10-1870

28-10-1870
Nottingham General  Hospital

Fall of coal

John Draper
Awsworth

42

09-02-1872
Died 10-02-1872

14-02-1872
Queen Adelaide Inn
Kimberley

Fall of coal

William Foster
Unknown

16

03-08-1872

08-08-1872
Queen Adelaide Inn
Kimberley

Crushed by wagons, on the surface

George Rowland
Kimberley

58

21-05-1885

23-05-1885
Crown Inn
Awsworth

Fall of roof

Edward Stevenson
Kimberley

79

06-12-1890

08-12-1890
Nottingham General  Hospital

Run over by a loco, on the surface

Kirkby Colliery
Also Called
Summit/Lowmoor/Colliery

1887-1969

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

Frederick Moore
17, Byron Street
Kirkby in Ashfield

20

23-03-1895

25-03-1895
Leenside Coroners  Court

Fell out of the cage, and  down the shaft

Walter Wood
6, Hodgkinson Road
Kirkby in Ashfield

32

12-08-1901

15-08-1901
Railway Inn
East Kirkby

Fall of roof

George Morley Gillman
3, Bowling Street
Mansfield

29

27-01-1902

29-01-1902
Nags Head Inn
Kirkby in Ashfield

Fall of roof

Samuel Wilkinson
19, Ellis Street
Kirkby in Ashfield

13

07-08-1902

09-08-1902
Nags Head Inn
Kirkby in Ashfield

Run over by tubs

Charles Age Bacon
Quarry Road
Sutton In Ashfield

15

27-03-1903
Died 02-04-1903

04-04-1903
New Inn
Mansfield

Knocked down by a pony  death from Tetanus

James Frederick Marriott
Kirkby in Ashfield

16

05-02-1903
Died 20-09-03

23-09-1903
Nags Head Inn
Kirkby in Ashfield

Run over by tubs

Horace Bonsall
32, Lindley Lane
Kirkby in Ashfield

21

09-01-1904

10-01-1904
Railway Inn
East Kirkby

Fall of roof

Anthony Pickover
Skegby Road
Sutton In Ashfield

53

17-07-1905
Died 23-10-1905

24-10-1905
Blue Bell Inn
Forest Side

Fall of roof

Henry Hill
Cemetery Road
East Kirkby

38

24-08-1906

27-08-1906
Kirkby Council Offices

Fall of coal

Robert Chambers
Old Mill
Sutton In Ashfield

13

30-07-1908

01-08-1908
Mansfield Town Hall

Run over by tubs

Nathan Scott
Sutton In Ashfield

15

31-07-1908
Died 02-08-1908

07-08-1908
Mansfield Town Hall

Crushed by tubs

William White
Sky Breck Farm
Blidworth

38

12-01-1909

14-01-1909
Mansfield Town Hall

Fall of roof

Leonard Townsend
Oxford Strett
Sutton In Ashfield

27

08-07-1910

10-07-1910
Primitive Methodist School
S. I. A.

Fall of roof

John Mathews
George Street
Hucknall

40

15-04-1910
Died 27-07-1910

04-08-1910
Hucknall Council  Offices

Fall of roof, death from  Pneumonia

William Henry Small
School Street
East Kirkby

56

01-07-1911

03-07-1911
Kirkby Council Offices

Crushed by the cage

Samuel Gutteridge
Edward Street
Kirkby in Ashfield

56

03-08-1911
Died 22-10-1911

24-10-1911
Kirkby Council Offices

Injured kidney, by falling  on to a tub

Thomas George Scothern
6, Mason Street
Sutton In Ashfield

36

28-06-1912

02-07-1912
Kirkby Council Offices

Fall of roof

Charles Bonser
Lucknow Drive
Sutton In Ashfield

39

13-11-1912

15-11-1912
Sutton Council Offices

Fall of coal

Frank Gibson
Main Street
Kirkby in Ashfield

17

01-02-1913

03-02-1913
Primitive Methodist School
S. I. A.

Crushed by tubs

Henry Farmer
56, Byron Street
Kirkby in Ashfield

55

19-09-1913

19-09-1913
Primitive Methodist School
S. I. A.

Crushed by wagons on the surface

George Cartledge
Milton Street
Kirkby in Ashfield

44

16-12-1013

18-12-1913
Primitive Methodist School
S. I. A.

Fall of roof

Josiah Jackson
50, Prospect Street
Kirkby in Ashfield

33

04-05-1914

06-05-1914
Primitive Methodist School
S. I. A.

Fall of roof

William James Martin
70, Millon Street
East Kirkby

36

12-06-1914
Died 20-11-1914

24-11-1914
Nottingham General Hospital

Fall of roof

George Dowsing
Kirkby in Ashfield

49

01-12-1914

03-12-1914
Kirkby Council Offices

Injured lifting a tub, death from Septicaemia

Joseph Green
27, Alexander Street
Kirkby in Ashfield

21

04-01-1915
Died 02-02-1915

04-02-1915
Mansfield Town Hall

Crushed by tubs

William Henry Scothern
13, Mill Dam Bank
Sutton In Ashfield

16

14-01-1915
Died 09-02-1915

10-02-1915
Sutton Council Offices

Kicked by a pony

John Palethorpe
2, Prospect Street
Kirkby in Ashfield

52

25-02-1915

26-02-1915
Primitive Methodist School
S. I. A.

Fall of roof

Henry Brackner
96, Milton Street
Kirkby in Ashfield

38

25-10-1915

27-10-1915
Primitive Methodist Chapel K.I.A.

Fall of coal

Thomas Henry Eckersley
8, Alexander Street
Kirkby in Ashfield

29

22-11-1915

25-11-1915
Mansfield Town Hall

Fell from a girder on the surface

John Helsby
25, Forest Street
Sutton In Ashfield

34

03-03-1916

06-03-1916
Sutton Council Offices

Fall of roof

Harold Godfrey 16 02-05-1917 04-05-1917
Primitive Methodist School
East Kirkby
Run over by tubs
Joseph Smith Farnsworth
Forest Street
East Kirkby
36 25-06-1917
Died 27-06-1917
29-06-1917
Primitive Methodist School
East Kirkby
Fall of coal

George Rawding
Woodbine Cottages
Kirkby in Ashfield

51

10-08-1917
Died 11-08-1917

13-08-1917
Nottingham General Hospital

Fall of roof

Robert Turner
48, Sherwood Street
Kirkby in Ashfield

18

01-11-1917

03-11-1917
Mansfield Town Hall

Fall of coal

Frank Taylor
65, Station Street
Kirkby in Ashfield

42

18-05-1918

20-05-1918
Sutton Council Offices

Fall of roof

Tom Lindley
50, Stoney Street
Sutton In Ashfield

46

25-12-1918

27-12-1918
No record found

Struck by a winch handle

Valentine Swain
14, Alfred Street
Kirkby in Ashfield

56

04-01-1919

08-01-1919
Kirkby Council Offices

Run over by wagons, on the surface

William Jones
1, Dorveen Drive
Sutton In Ashfield

49

12-01-1919

13-01-1919
Mansfield Town Hall

Crushed by wagons, on the surface

Thomas Morton
Reform Street
Sutton In Ashfield

17

11-07-1919

12-07-1919
Sutton Council Offices

Run over by tubs

Robert Ceney
144, Dalestorth Street
Sutton In Ashfield

25

09-09-1919

11-09-1919
Sutton Council Offices

Struck by a winch handle

Thomas Granville Vann
Diamond Avenue
Kirkby in Ashfield

28

04-09-1919
Died  21-10-1919

22-10-1919
Bagthorpe Isolation Hospital Nottingham

Injured foot, death from  Septicaemia/Diphtheria

John Thomas Fleet
26, Prospect Street
Kirkby in Ashfield

41

03-11-1919

05-11-1919
Primitive Methodist Chapel K.I.A.

Fall of roof

William Hall
Robin Hood Terrace
Blidworth

52

07-06-1920
Died 09-06-1920

11-06-1920
Little John Inn, Fishpool

Run over by wagons on the surface

John Edward Goodall
14,Reform Street
Sutton In Ashfield

45

27-05-1920
Died 06-07-1920

07-07-1920
Nottingham General  Hospital

Crushed by tubs

William Everett Bramley
56, Edward Street
East Kirkby

19

06-07-1920

08-07-1920
Primitive Methodist Chapel K.I.A.

Hit by a piece of coal, that fell down the shaft

Abraham Fownes
Edward Street
East Kirkby

20

11-10-1920

12-10-1920
Primitive Methodist Chapel K.I.A.

Fall of roof

Montague Attewell
25, North Street
Kirkby in Ashfield

43

03-04-1922

05-04-1922
Nottingham General  Hospital

Crushed by tubs

William Hough
67,Edward Street
East Kirkby

35

24-04-1922

26-04-1922
Kirkby Council Offices

Fall of roof

Horace Eyley
Oxford Street
Kirkby in Ashfield

23

20-10-1922

22-10-1922
Kirkby Council Offices

Fall of roof

George Jones
4, Harcourt Street
Kirkby in Ashfield

51

13-12-1922

15-12-1922
Kirkby Council Offices

Hit by falling equipment, on the surface

Samuel Bennett
Unknown

65

19-04-1923

21-04-1923
Kirkby Council Offices

Run over by a loco, on the surface

Samuel Radford
19, Portland Street
Kirkby in Ashfield

27

07-06-1923

08-06-1923
Kirkby Council Offices

Crushed by wagons on the surface

William Tomlinson
55,New Street
Kirkby in Ashfield

67

26-10-1923
Died 28-10-1923

29-01-1923
Mansfield Town Hall

Buried under tip waste, on the surface

James Edwin Spencer
4, Recreation Street
Mansfield

18

08-11-1923
Died 08-11-1923

12-11-1923
Mansfield Town Hall

Fall of roof

George Edward Marsh
38, Phoenix Street
Sutton In Ashfield

14

19-08-1924

21-08-1924
Mansfield Town Hall

Caught in machinery on the surface

Robert Stevens
8, Eshowe Street
Basford, Nottingham

20

24-09-1924

25-09-1924
Kirkby Council Offices

Fall of roof

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