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Alan Nottinghamshire Coalfield



Langton Colliery
1844-1968

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

Francis Lee
Pinxton, Derbyshire

16

01-04-1851

08-04-1951
Duke of Wellington
Kirkby in Ashfield

Fall of roof

John Byron
Kirkby in Ashfield

12

01-07-1851

03-07-1851
Duke of Wellington
Kirkby in Ashfield

Fell down the shaft

Samuel Elliot
Unknown

26

10-12-1851

13-12-1851
Duke of Wellington
Kirkby in Ashfield

Fall of roof

Thomas Houghton
Unknown

 

16-08-1852

00-08-1852
No record found

Fall of roof

Thomas Beardmore
Unknown

 

14-07-1853

25-07-1853
Duke of Wellington
Kirkby in Ashfield

Caught in machinery on the surface

William Robinson
Unknown

30

30-11-1855

00-12-1855
No record found

Fell down the shaft

S Robinson
Unknown

 

10-04-1856

00-04-1856
No record found

Fell down the shaft

Joseph Hayes
Sutton in Ashfield

16

10-03-1860

00-03-1860
No record found

Fall of roof

William Cockayne
Unknown

15

04-10-1866

00-10-1866
No record found

Fall of roof

John Saddler
 Unknown

16

02-09-1867

04-09-1872
Duke of Wellington
Kirkby in Ashfield

Fall of coal

William Green
Unknown

35

31-12-1869

00-01-1872
No record found

Fell down the shaft

James Artcliff
Unknown

53

27-12-1871

00-01-1872
No record found

Fall of coal

Mathew Lee
Unknown

41

24-11-1873

25-11-1873
Duke of Wellington
Kirkby in Ashfield

Crushed by wagons on the surface

John Walvin
Unknown

19

01-10-1875

00-10-1875
No record found

Fall of coal

George Sheppard
Pinxton, Derbyshire

47

26-11-1878
Died 25-12-1878

08-01-1879
George Hotel
Pinxton, Derbyshire

Crushed by the cage

Albert Brownlow
Park Lane
Old Basford, Nottingham

23

21-01-1889

23-01-1889
Green Man Inn
Kirkby in Ashfield

Fall of roof

James Hudson
Selston

30

23-05-1895
Died 26-05-1895

30-05-1895
Nottingham General Hospital

Injured arm in the cage, death from Septicaemia

William Watson
West End
Pinxton, Derbyshire

41

10-04-1908

13-04-1908
Church Institute
Kirkby in Ashfield

Compressor burst, on the surface

George Caulton
Selston

33

10-04-1908

13-04-1908
Church Institute
Kirkby in Ashfield

Compressor burst, on the surface

John Henry Wardle
Station Road
New Selston

20

15-06-1909
Died 16-06-1909

19-06-1909
Nottingham General Hospital

Run over by tubs

John Arthur Pembleton
73, Park Lane
Pinxton, Derbyshire

15

07-02-1910

11-02-1910
Leenside Coroners Court

Crushed by tubs

Samuel Brotherhood
40, Park Lane
Pinxton, Derbyshire

33

22-07-1910

25-07-1910
Billiard Rooms Pinxton

Suffocated by fumes from shotfiring

Alfred Lowe
New Street
East Kirkby

14

15-09-1914

16-09-1914
Church Hall
East Kirkby

Crushed by tubs

William Henry Hartshaw
Anstubin Hill
Selston

60

22-11-1916
Died 09-12-1916

12-12-1916
Nottingham General Hospital

Fall of roof

Mark Wood
Wharf Road
Pinxton, Derbyshire

42

14-05-1917

16-05-1917
Wharf Chapel
Pinxton

Fall of roof

Benjamin Green
Dove Green
Selston

64

27-08-1919

29-08-1919
Mansfield Town Hall

Caught in a coal cutter

Bernard Marriott
Alexander Terrace
Pinxton, Derbyshire

14

21-01-1919

23-01-1919
Nottingham General Hospital

Crushed by a pony

Richard Evans
Talbot Street
Pinxton, Derbyshire

73

19-07-1919
Died 05-08-1920

07-08-1920
Nottingham General Hospital

Injured lifting a tub

Tom Vines Elliott
Town Street
Pinxton, Derbyshire

47

06-08-1920

09-08-1920
No record found
Pinxton

Fall of coal

William Henry Wright
Station Road
New Selston

31

06-01-1923

09-01-1923
Mansfield Town Hall

Fall of coal

Arthur Starr
Wharf Road
Pinxton, Derbyshire

17

14-11-1923

15-11-1823
Pye Bridge

Crushed by tubs

Thomas Rainie Mathie
The Wharf
Pinxton, Derbyshire

25

12-10-1926
Died 14-10-1926

15-10-1926
Nottingham General Hospital

Fall of roof

William Ellis
Park Street
Pinxton, Derbyshire

58

22-12-1927

24-12-1927
Kirkby Council Offices

Crushed by wagons on the surface

Arthur Jeffrey
Slade lane
Pinxton, Derbyshire

47

26-09-1929

27-09-1929
Kirkby Council Offices

Crushed by a drop chair hoist, on the surface

Benjamin Howell
Langton Cottages
East Kirkby

39

14-04-1931

16-04-1931
Langton Colliery Offices

Crushed by a girder, on the surface

George William Dobbs
Franklin Road
Jacksdale

29

09-04-1935

11-04-1935
Kirkby Council Offices

Run over by a loco on the surface

Edwin Smith
45, Sherwood Street
East Kirkby

35

23-01-1939

26-01-1939
Mansfield Town Hall

Fall of roof

George Albert Beal
85, Birchwood Lane
South Normanton, Derbyshire

28

13-12-1939

14-12-1939
Kirkby Council Offices

Fall of roof

Sidney Hancock
Brookhill Lane
Pinxton, Derbyshire

28

13-12-1939

14-12-1939
Kirkby Council Offices

Fall of roof

Alfred Young
16, Park Lane
Pinxton, Derbyshire

36

13-11-1940

14-11-1940
Kirkby Council Offices

Fall of roof

Albert Key
9, Peel Street
South Normanton, Derbyshire

34

01-01-1945

03-01-1945
Kirkby Council Offices

Fall of roof

Dove Fletcher
89, Alfreton Rd
Pinxton, Derbyshire

25

15-10-1951

18-10-1951
Mansfield Police Station

Fall of coal

John Alfred Hughes
76, Mayfield Street
Kirkby in Ashfield

28

28-01-1953

30-01-1953
Kirkby Council Offices

Fall of roof

Thomas Elliott
7, Platt Street
Pinxton, Derbyshire

50

00-00-1939
Died 08-04-1954

00-04-1954
No record found

Fall of roof

Thomas William Vincent
20, Chatsworth Street
Sutton in Ashfield

46

03-07-1957

14-08-1957
Mansfield Police Station

Shotfiring accident


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