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Alan Nottinghamshire Coalfield



Kirkby Colliery
Also Called
Summit/Lowmoor/Colliery

1887-1969

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

Edward Weightman
3, Kingsley Street
East Kirkby

33

30-09-1915
Died 02-12-1924

00-12-1924
No record found

Fall of roof

James Hopkinson
Forrest Street
Kirkby in Ashfield

54

22-12-1924

24-12-1924
Kirkby Council Offices

Fall of roof

Leonard Fisher
43, Citadel Street
Radford, Nottingham

39

12-03-1925

13-03-1925
Nottingham General Hospital

Fall of roof

George Morris Farmer
3, Unwin Street
Sutton In Ashfield

27

02-02-1925
Died 19-06-1925

20-06-1925
Mansfield Town Hall

Fall of roof

David Burgess
118, St Michaels Street
Sutton In Ashfield

17

18-06-1925
Died 19-06-1925

20-06-1925
Nottingham General Hospital

Crushed by tubs

Edward H Sweet
29, Oxford Street
Bulwell, Nottingham

40

23-06-1925

25-06-1925
Kirkby Council Offices

Fall of roof

George Townsend
24, Bourne Street
Sutton In Ashfield

49

11-02-1926
Died 13-02-1926

16-02-1926
Kirkby Council Offices

Fall of roof

Arthur Smith
67, Mary Street
East Kirkby

20

22-02-1926

24-02-1926
Nottingham General Hospital

Fall of roof

Arthur Platts
128, Bradford Street
Bulwell, Nottingham

30

26-03-1926

29-03-1926
Kirkby Council Offices

Fall of roof

Arthur William Wass
15, Oak Tree Road
Sutton In Ashfield

43

30-09-1926

01-10-1926
Kirkby Council Offices

Fall of roof

John Michael Isles
75, Vernon Avenue
Kirkby in Ashfield

52

27-01-1927
Died 28-01-1927

31-01-1927
Nottingham General Hospital

Fall of roof

George Pride
Sutton In Ashfield

56

05-04-1927

06-04-1927
Kirkby Council Offices

Asphyxiated by fumes, on the surface dirt tip

Frederick Charles Bower
Southwell Road
Kirkby in Ashfield

52

03-09-1927

06-09-1927
Mansfield Town Hall

Crushed  by a wagon on the surface

Walter Radage
49, Edward Street
East Kirkby

59

09-11-1927
Died 21-11-1927

22-11-1927
Nottingham General Hospital

 Injured hand, death from Septicaemia

Frederick Keeton
74, Harcourt Street
East Kirkby

31

22-02-1923
Died 29-01-1928

01-02-1928
Nottingham General Hospital

Stomach cancer due to an accident

Charles Ball
4, Queen Street
Kirkby in Ashfield

41

05-10-1928
Died 16-10-1928

17-10-1928
Nottingham General Hospital

Fall of coal

George Clarence Kemp
5, St Thomas Avenue
East Kirkby

54

12-04-1928
Died 20-12-1928

21-12-1928
Nottingham General Hospital

Fall of roof

John Henry Horsley
30 Vernon Road
East Kirkby

19

06-02-1929

08-02-1929
Nottingham General Hospital

Caught in machinery

Joseph Allen Smithhurst
12, Edward Street
East Kirkby

23

03-05-1929

06-05-1929
Kirkby Miners Institute

Crushed by tubs

Samuel Dobbs
61, Mary Street
East Kirkby

14

23-08-1929

26-08-1929
Kirkby Miners Institute

Crushed by tubs

James William Felstead
29, Russell Street
Sutton In Ashfield

53

08-05-1930

12-05-1930
Kirkby Council Offices

Fall of roof

John Henry Clipstone
1, Wallstone Place
Sutton In Ashfield

57

23-12-1930

30-12-1930
Kirkby Council Offices

Fall of roof

John William Males
40, Byron Street
East Kirkby

52

17-08-1931
Died 24-08-1931

25-08-1931
Nottingham General Hospital

Injured hand, deathfrom Toxaemia

Thomas Roberts
45 Mary Street
East Kirkby

46

01-09-1931

00-09-1931
No record found

Fall of roof

William Smith
247, Mansfield Road
Sutton In Ashfield

64

23-11-1932

25-11-1932
Kirkby Council Offices

Run over by wagons on the surface

John Henry Summers
8, Grange Road
Blidworth

38

24-03-1932

04-04-1932
Kirkby Council Offices

Fall of roof

John William Hall
68, Eastfield Side
Sutton In Ashfield

41

30-03-1932

04-04-1932
Kirkby Council Offices

Fall of roof

David Morris
20, Mary Street
East Kirkby

36

08-12-1932

15-12-1932
Kirkby Miners Institute

Fall of roof

John George Wright
5, Newark Road
Sutton In Ashfield

49

06-01-1933

09-01-1933
Kirkby Council Offices

Fall in a roadway

Herbert Naylor
23, Forest Street
Sutton In Ashfield

62

15-04-1934

17-04-1934
Kirkby Council Offices

Fall of roof

James Wykes
23, Milton Street
Kirkby in Ashfield

52

06-11-1934
Died 12-01-1935

14-01-1935
Nottingham General Hospital

Injured knee, death from Septicaemia

Albert Edward Slater
22, Banks Street
Kirkby in Ashfield

27

16-01-1935
Died 20-01-1935

22-01-1935
Mansfield Town Hall

Shotfiring accident

Arthur Edsor Clarke
40, New Marlborough Road
Kirkby in Ashfield

49

02-08-1935

12-08-1935
Mansfield Town Hall

Fall of roof

Levi England
158, Eastfield Side
Sutton In Ashfield

53

30-10-1935

01-11-1935
Mansfield Town Hall

Run over by tubs

George Hill
42, David Street
Kirkby in Ashfield

21

21-11-1935

22-11-1935
Mansfield Town Hall

Fall of roof

Harold Bakewell
Middlebrook
Jacksdale

42

23-01-1936

02-02-1936
Nottingham General Hospital

Fall of roof

Arthur Richard Bodsworth
7, Diamond Avenue
Kirkby in Ashfield

50

24-02-1936
Died 25-02-1936

01-03-1936
Nottingham General Hospital

Fall of roof

Harry Palethorpe
Clumber Street
Kirkby in Ashfield

45

25-05-1937

27-05-1937
Kirkby Council Offices

Fall of roof

Harry Davies
30, Percival Crescent
Sutton In Ashfield

31

28-04-1938

02-05-1938
Nottingham General Hospital

Fall of roof

William Eastman
Crown Street
Sutton In Ashfield

35

15-05-1938
Died 19-07-1938

21-07-1938
Mansfield Town Hall

Fell into the Fan Drift on the surface

Thomas Bradshaw
Sutton Road
Kirkby in Ashfield

60

28-08-1938

29-08-1938
Sutton Council Offices

Run over by tubs

Herbert Shaw
114, Leamington Grove
Sutton In Ashfield

39

24-01-1939

26-01-1939
Mansfield Town Hall

Fall of coal

William Hayes
26, Sherwood Street
Nuncargate

57

19-02-1940

22-02-1940
Mansfield Town Hall

Run over by a loco on the surface

William Henry Thorpe
24, Tom Wass Street
Sutton In Ashfield

66

21-10-1940

23-10-1940
Kirkby Council Offices

Run over by tubs

Thomas Smith
61, Greenwood Drive
Kirkby in Ashfield

59

15-09-1940
Died 27-09-1940

29-10-1940
Mansfield Police Station

Hit by a Haulage rope

Frank Brailsford
38, Forester Street
Kirkby in Ashfield

53

12-07-1941

15-07-1941
Kirkby Council Offices

Run over by tubs

Benjamin Moore
55, Marlborough Road
Kirkby in Ashfield

46

25-12-1941

08-01-1942
Kirkby Council Offices

Fall of roof

William Sherwin
31, Ransom Road
Nottingham

58

20-04-1942
Died 10-05-1942

11-05-1942
Leenside Coroners Court

Chest injury, death from Pneumonia

Harold Townsend
32, Edward Street
East Kirkby

28

25-09-1943

27-09-1943
Kirkby Council Offices

Crushed by tubs

George Scotney
8, Davis Street
Kimberley

49

00-02-1945
Died 31-03-1945

23-04-1945
Leenside Coroners Court

Fall of roof

George Brierley
63, Edward Street
East Kirkby

46

03-09-1945

04-09-1945
Kirkby Council Offices

Fall of roof

John Murphin
32, Leamington Drive
Sutton In Ashfield

58

30-04-1947
Died 01-05-1947

05-05-1947
Mansfield Police Station

Caught in machinery, on the surface

Thomas Eric Richards
3, Laurel Grove
Kirkby in Ashfield

25

26-01-1948

29-01-1948
Kirkby Council Offices

Fall of roof

Eric Mycroft Brown
38, St Michael Street
Sutton In Ashfield

38

28-08-1947
Died 20-05-1948

25-08-1948
Mansfield Police Station

Fall of roof

Clarence Hurt
98, Chatsworth Street
Sutton In Ashfield

44

17-07-1951

18-07-1951
Mansfield Police Station

Fall of roof

Samuel Cope
26, Prospect Street
Kirkby in Ashfield

51

28-08-1951

31-08-1951
Kirkby Council Offices

Fall of roof

Terrence Ellis
37, Parliament Street
Kirkby in Ashfield

19

14-09-1951

18-09-1951
Kirkby Council Offices

Fall of roof

George Bull
82, Sherwood Street
Kirkby in Ashfield

30

10-09-1951
Died 19-09-1951

00-09-1951
No record found

Fall of roof

Arthur Roberts
108, Diamond Avenue
Kirkby in Ashfield

63

22-03-1952

26-03-1952
Kirkby Council Offices

Fall of roof

Frederick Arthur Smedley
128, Victoria Road
Kirkby in Ashfield

34

00-00-1952

03-07-1952
No record found

Crushed by tubs

Kenneth Wright
111, Alexandria Street
Kirkby in Ashfield

37

20-10-1954

02-11-1954
Kirkby Council Offices

Fall of roof

 

Henry Fowler
114, Leamington Road
Kirkby in Ashfield

43

25-02-1955

02-03-1955
Mansfield Police Station

Run over by tubs

Albert Lewis
57, St Mary Street
Kirkby in Ashfield

54

08-07-1955

28-10-1955
Mansfield Police Station

Fall of roof

Cyril Hardwick
26, Sherwood Street
Kirkby in Ashfield

49

11-07-1956

16-07-1956
Mansfield Police Station

Caught in a coal cutter

Rabbi Saul Robinson
5, Hamilton Road
Sutton In Ashfield

35

29-04-1958
Died 30-04-1958

11-05-1958
Mansfield Police Station

Hit by a coal cutter Haulage rope

Ernest Gilbourne
41, David Street
Kirkby in Ashfield

53

17-02-1961

21-02-1961
Kirkby Council Offices

Fall of roof

Henry St John Shaw
59. Frederick Street
Sutton In Ashfield

63

14-09-1966

00-11-1966
Mansfield Police Station

Knocked down by a lorry on the surface


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