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Alan Nottinghamshire Coalfield



Skegby Colliery
1800s-1860s

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

Peter Smith
Sutton in Ashfield

 

24-07-1807

Parish Records
St Mary Magdalene
Sutton in Ashfield

Overcome by blackdamp

 

Samuel Smith
Sutton in Ashfield

 

24-07-1807

Parish Records
St Mary Magdalene
Sutton in Ashfield

Overcome by blackdamp

 

Thomas Ashmore
Unknown

8

05-07-1811

06-07-1811
No record found

Fell down the shaft

Joseph Allsop
Sutton in Ashfield

21

23-09-1819
Burial date

Parish Records
St Mary Magdalene
Sutton in Ashfield

Killed in a coal pit

William Smith
Sutton in Ashfield

19

23-09-1819
Burial date

Parish Records
St Mary Magdalene
Sutton in Ashfield

Killed in a coal pit

Samuel Taylor
Moor Side
Teversal

44

22-01-1830
Burial date

Parish Records
St Katherine
Teversal

Fell down the shaft

Robert Hardy
Fackley Lane
Teversal

14

08-01-1831

Parish Records
St Katherine
Teversal

Fell down the shaft

Christopher White
Unknown

 

00—6-1831

22-06-1831
Swan Inn
Skegby

Fall of roof

Thomas White
Sutton in Ashfield

16

00-05-1834

03-05-1834
Anchor Inn
Skegby

Fall of roof

John Chapman
Unknown

13

20-07-1836

23-07-1836
Anchor Inn
Skegby

Fell down the shaft

William Shimmel
Unknown

11

21-05-1837

22-05-1837
Anchor Inn
Skegby

Fall of roof

Edward Buxton
Skegby

42

23-06-1837

24-06-1837
Anchor Inn
Skegby

Broken Winding rope

John Gelsthorpe
Whiteborough

31

23-06-1837

24-06-1837
Anchor Inn
Skegby

Broken Winding rope

Samuel Gelsthorpe
Whiteborough

8

3-06-1837

24-06-1837
Anchor Inn
Skegby

Broken Winding rope

James Shimmel
Unknown

9

07-04-1839

09-04-1839
Swan Inn
Skegby

Run over by a tub

John Cheetham
Skegby

14

02-04-1848

04-04-1848
Greyhound Inn
Skegby

Fell down the shaft

Joseph Wilson
Skegby

63

27-07-1852

04-08-1852
Greyhound Inn
Skegby

Drawn over the pulley wheels

Aaron Radford
Skegby

14

13-10-1853

20-10-1853
Greyhound Inn
Skegby

Fell into the winding machinery, on the surface

John Reynolds
Unknown

19

03-08-1868

00-08-1868

Iron bar fell of foot

William Farnsworth Freeman
Huthwaite

19

15-12-1869

16-12-1869
Swan Inn
Skegby

Caught in machinery


Steetley Colliery
1873-1983

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

William Peck
Unknown

22

04-12-1877

00-12-1887
Shireoaks Hotel
Worksop

Fall of roof

David Wingfield
Steetley Cottages
Worksop

28

23-01-1883

26-01-1883
Steetley Colliery
Joiners shop

Fall of coal

 

Isaac Lane
Steetley

52

01-11-1890

03-11-1890
Royal Hotel Inn
Worksop

Crushed by wagons, on
the surface

Herbert Vallance
Dock Road
Worksop

16

02-03-1891

05-03-1891
Sherwood Inn
Worksop

Crushed by wagons, on
the surface

Joseph Archer
Worksop

15

29-04-1895

02-05-1895
Royal Hotel Inn
Worksop

Fall in a roadway

John Archer   30-04-1895  
Fall of roof

Gaythorn Bartholomew
24, Clumber Place
Worksop

15

11-12-1896

12-12-1896
Golden Ball inn
Worksop

Run Over by tubs

Robert Baxter
Unknown

49

17-12-1896

21-12-1896
Barfield farm Worksop

Crushed by the Slack Hoist, on the surface

Joseph Seaman
117, West gate
Worksop

28

29-03-1900

31-03-1900
Queens Head Inn
Worksop

Fall of roof

Joseph Leaman
Norfolk Street
Worksop
28 05-04-1900 07-04-1900
Queens Head Inn
Worksop
Fall of roof

James Brailsford
27, Moorecroft
Worksop

18

29-08-1901

31-08-1901
Peacock Inn
Worksop

Fall in a roadway

Charles Keeling
7, Dock Road
Worksop

25

09-01-1904

13-01-1904
Golden Ball Inn
Worksop

Fall of roof

Arthur Willis
43, Church Walk
Worksop

55

09-03-1904

11-03-1904
Bounder Inn
Worksop

Fall of roof

Vincent Edward J Reynolds
26, Ashbourne Road
Shireoaks

29

21-09-1905

23-09-1905
Peacock Inn
Worksop

Fall of roof

John Tupling
Ashley Street
Worksop

21

21-09-1905

23-09-1905
Peacock Inn
Worksop

Fall of roof

John Trinder
Newcastle Avenue
Worksop

55

29-11-1918

02-12-1918
Worksop Police Court

Fall of roof

George Watson
28, Trent Street
Worksop

15

09-10-1928

11-10-1928
Steetley Colliery Offices

Run over by tubs

Arthur Ernest Fowler
5, Marjory Street
Rhodesia Shireoaks

38

24-05-1939

26-09-1939
Steetley Colliery Offices

Fall of roof

John Henry Battersby
42, Garside Street
Worksop

43

21-11-1942
Died 02-12-1942

03-12-1942
Worksop Court House

Run over by tubs

Cuthbert Harold Scott
No detail found other than
in a memoriam column

28

31-07-1944

00-08-1944
No record found

Not known

George Robert Arnott
50, John street
Worksop

36

22-09-1945

24-09-1945
Worksop Court House

Fall of coal

Jerzy Zator
Miners Hostel Gateford Rd
Worksop

25

08-08-1951

13-08-1951
Worksop Court House

Fall of roof

Albert Pilgrim
West Gate
Worksop

28

12-11-1952

18-11-1952
Worksop Court House

Fall of roof

Joseph Tawlks
16, Sherwood Road
Worksop

71

04-11-1952
Died 13-11-1952

18-11-1952
Worksop Court House

Fell onto a tension end

Konstanty Rudko
58, Cavendish Road
Worksop

45

17-01-1956

24-01-1956
Worksop Court House

Fall of roof

Enoch Boaler
38, Lincoln Street
Worksop

63

31-12-1956

11-01-1957
Worksop Court House

Crushed by tubs

Raymond Perkins
31, Dinnington Road
Woodsetts

46

30-12-1965

27-01-1966
Worksop Court House

Crushed by a Bulldozer, on the surface

Frank Foster
5, Stewart Road
Carlton In Lindrick

48

29-09-1971

00-10-1971
No record found

Fall of roof

Stanislaw Wegezyn
21 Holmehurst Close
Worksop

48

18-05-1976

We 18-06-1976
Worksop Court
House

Fall of roof

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