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Alan Nottinghamshire Coalfield



Sutton Colliery
Also Called Brierley Hill Colliery
Plus Earlier Workings

1873-1989

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

John Reynolds
Unknown

19

03-08-1868

00-08-1868
No record found

An iron bar fell on his foot

William Farnsworth Freeman
Unknown

19

15-12-1869

00-12-1869
No record found

Caught in machinery

John Needham
Skegby

39

12-08-1873

13-08-1873
Miners Arms Inn
Skegby

Fell from a platform, down the shaft

Charles Bellamy
Sutton in Ashfield

21

09-01-1875

14-01-1875
Crown and Woolpack
Sutton in Ashfield

Crushed by tubs

John Hall
Unknown

32

08-04-1875
Died 16-05-1875

18-04-1875
New Inn
Sutton in Ashfield

Crushed by the cage

Walter Turner
Sutton in Ashfield

17

12-11-1880

15-11-1880
Miners Arms Inn
Stoneyford

Fall of roof

John Kiddey
Sutton in Ashfield

15

12-11-1880

15-11-1880
Miners Arms Inn
Stoneyford

Fall of roof

John Wilton
Stanton Hill

26

16-03-1881

18-03-1881
Victoria Hotel Inn
Stanton Hill

Fall of roof

Harold Stendall
Stanton Hill

15

17-06-1886

20-06-1886
Rose and Crown Inn
Stanton Hill

Run over by tubs

Joseph Holehouse
Barn Street
Sutton in Ashfield

25

10-01-1891

12-01-1891
Apollo Tavern Inn
Sutton in Ashfield

Fall of roof

Thomas Taylor
Idlewells
Sutton in Ashfield

38

09-07-1894

10-07-1894
Sutton Council Offices

Fall of coal

Frank Challoner
18, Eastfield Side
Sutton in Ashfield

21

12-06-1901

14-06-1901
Apollo Tavern Inn
Sutton in Ashfield

Fall in a roadway

John George Weightman
Radford Row
Skegby

43

16-05-1905

18-05-1905
Victoria Hotel Inn
Stanton Hill

Fall of roof

John Tagg
Newfall Street
Huthwaite

45

07-08-1905
Died 05-09-1905

07-09-1905
Mansfield Town Hall

Fall of coal

David Binckley
New Street
Sutton in Ashfield

45

27-02-1906

01-03-1906
Sutton Colliery Offices

Fall of roof

Mathew Barker
Skegby

25

03-07-1907

05-07-1907
Stanton Hill Miners Institute

Crushed by tubs

George Frederick Porter
Dalestorth Street
Sutton in Ashfield

17

19-08-1907

22-08-1907
Sutton Council Offices

Fall in a roadway

James Spencer
1, Silk Street
Sutton in Ashfield

31

01-04-1909

03-04-1909
Sutton Council Offices

Fall of roof

John Charles Dudley
65, Dalestorth Street
Sutton in Ashfield

18

08-10-1909

09-10-1909
Sutton Council Offices

Fall in a roadway

Willis Parker Silkstone
Unknown

25

02-02-1910

03-02-1910
Church Institute
Stanton Hill

Electrocuted

Samuel Miller
74, Charlesworth Street
Sutton in Ashfield

22

19-04-1912
Died 20-04-1912

23-04-1912
Mansfield Town Hall

Run over by tubs

George Edward Moore
2, Carsic Cottages
Sutton in Ashfield

17

11-01-1914

14-01-1914
Sutton Council Offices

Fell down the shaft

Joseph Lawrence
Station Road
Sutton in Ashfield

35

14-02-1914

16-02-1914
Sutton Council Offices

Fall of roof

Wilfred Ashton
1, Carsic Cottages
Sutton in Ashfield

23

22-06-1915

23-06-1915
Sutton Council Offices

Fall of roof

George Sergeant
17, Radcliffe Street
Sutton in Ashfield

37

02-08-1915

05-08-1915
Mansfield Town Hall

Fall of roof

George Taylor
11, Longdon Terrace
Stanton Hill

37

07-09-1915

09-09-1915
Stanton Hill Miners Institute

Fall of roof

Charles Henry Oakes
38, Vere Avenue
Skegby

42

27-07-1916

29-07-1916
Stanton Hill Miners Institute

Fall of roof

Burbage Marshall
36, Redcliffe Road
Sutton In Ashfield

35

27-03-1917
Died  09-04-1917

15-04-1917
Mansfield Town Hall

Fall of roof

Isaac Alvey
8, London Road
Stanton Hill

17

22-04-1917

26-04-1917
Mansfield Town Hall

Fall of roof

Joshua Speed
Stoneyford Lane
Mansfield

50

12-03-1918

18-03-1918
Mansfield Town Hall

Fall in a roadway

Benjamin Caunt
105, Brands lane
Stanton Hill

59

22-07-1918

30-07-1918
Stanton Hill Miners Institute

Fall of coal

Victor Edgar Moore
Croft House
Skegby

22

14-09-1918

18-09-1918
Mansfield Town Hall

Crushed by tubs

Walter Greasley
122, Dalestorth Street
Sutton In Ashfield

42

10-04-1919

11-04-1919
Sutton Council Offices

Fall of coal

William Howell
16, Bishop Street
Sutton In Ashfield

40

07-04-1919
Died  04-05-1919

07-05-1919
Mansfield Town Hall

Fall of roof

John William Aldred
15, Carsic Lane
Sutton In Ashfield

47

10-05-1919

12-05-1919
Sutton Council Offices

Fall of roof

Thomas Brooks
22, Willowbridge Lane
Sutton In Ashfield

14

08-07-1919

10-07-1919
Sutton Council Offices

Crushed by tubs

William Richard Hocking
Longden Place
Stanton Hill

59

11-12-1921
Died  23-12-1921

24-12-1921
Stanton Hill Miners Institute

Fall of roof

James Lord
135, Brands lane
Stanton Hill

44

31-01-1922

03-02-1922
Nottingham General Hospital

Fall of roof

Arthur Froggatt
Bainbridge Terrace
Stanton Hill

19

06-08-1924
Died  07-08-1924

08-08-1924
Mansfield Town Hall

Crushed by the cage

Albert Clark
143, Mansfield Road
Sutton In Ashfield

44

16-12-1924
Died 24-12-1924

02-01-1925
Sutton Council Offices

Fall of coal

William Gordon Ray
High Street
Stanton Hill

15

27-12-1926

30-12-1926
Stanton Hill Institute

Fall of roof

William Vardy
Mew Street
Huthwaite

64

21-04-1927

25-04-1927
Huthwaite Library
Huthwaite

Run over by tubs

Clifford Potter
Stoneyford Lane
Skegby

17

28-09-1927
Died 17-06-1928

19-06-1928
Sutton Council Offices

Leg injury, both legs were amputated death from cancer

Arthur Dudley
17, Cockayne Terrace
Stanton Hill

17

23-07-1928
Died 24-07-1928

27-07-1928
Mansfield Town Hall

Run over by tubs

Joseph Ball
27, Clumber Crescent
Stanton Hill

60

10-05-1929

14-05-1929
Stanton Hill Miners Institute

Fall of roof

Charles Simmonds
34. Jubilee Street
Sutton In Ashfield

25

15-07-1929
Died 06-08-1929

08-08-1929
Mansfield Town Hall

Fall of roof

Alfred Lewis Godson
34, Welbeck Square
Stanton Hill

15

23-02-1932

25-02-1932
Stanton Hill Miners Institute

Run over by tubs

John Mathews
2, Welbeck Square
Stanton Hill

35

23-05-1933

25-05-1933
Mansfield Town Hall

Fall of roof

Arthur Steele
Vere Avenue
Sutton In Ashfield

32

07-06-1934

08-06-1934
Sutton Colliery Miners Institute

Fall of roof

George William Wormall
107, Brand Lane
Stanton Hill

37

07-06-1934

08-06-1934
Sutton Colliery Miners Institute

Fall of roof

Cyril Peat
106, Brand Lane
Stanton Hill

16

19-11-1936

20-11-1936
Sutton Colliery Miners Institute

Fall in a roadway

Leonard Froggett
32, Bainbridge Street
Stanton Hill

20

11-01-1937

14-01-1937
Stanton Hill Miners Institute

Fell into a coal hopper on the surface

Harold James Wilson Bryan
13, Clumber Crescent
Stanton Hill

40

08-07-1937

11-07-1937
Sutton Colliery Miners Institute

Fall of roof

Allen Pickering
91, Cockayne Terrace
Stanton Hill

59

12-10-1937
Died 14-10-1937

28-10-1937
Mansfield Town Hall

Fall of roof

Thomas Hardwick
31,Vere Avenue
Sutton In Ashfield

66

12-02-1940
Died 18-03-1940

19-03-1940
Mansfield Town Hall

Run over by tubs

Reuben Halfpenny
83, Scott Terrace
Stanton Hill

64

27-05-1940

29-05-1940
Mansfield Police Station

Fall of roof

John Kirk
Thoresby Crescent
Stanton Hill

34

21-06-1940

24-06-1940
Sutton Police Station

Fall of roof

Jackson Pitt
240, Mansfield Road
Sutton In Ashfield

28

14-08-1940
Died 18-08-1940

20-08-1940
Harlow Wood Hospital

Fall of roof

John Bernard Allen
77, Blackwell Road
Huthwaite

41

15-01-1941

20-01-1941
Sutton Police Station

Caught in machinery

Harold Reeves
8, Hazel Street
Skegby

42

04-11-1941

17-11-1941
Sutton Police Station

Run over by tubs

Herbert Townsend
12, Penn Street
Sutton In Ashfield

62

25-09-1942
Died 27-09-1942

05-10-1942
Mansfield Police Station

Run over by tubs

Ernest Pearson
Penniment lane
Skegby

41

18-11-1942

20-11-1942
Sutton Police Station

Fall of roof

John William Stainwright
109, Main Street
Sutton In Ashfield

20

16-08-1943

01-09-1943
Sutton Police Station

Fall of roof

Arthur Knowles
14, Cedar Close
Skegby

31

02-08-1951

01-10-1951
Kirkby Council Offices

Fall of roof

Frederick Liley
27, High Street
Stanton Hill

42

31-08-1953

02-09-1953
Mansfield Police Station

Fall of roof

William Savage
59 Brandsworth Avenue
Sutton In Ashfield

30

21-02-1957

07-10-1957
Mansfield Town Hall

Explosion of methane

John James Walton Betts
1a Willowbridge lane
Sutton In Ashfield

56

21-02-1957

07-10-1957
Mansfield Town Hall

Explosion of methane

John Lemm
14, Gilcroft Street
Skegby

33

21-02-1957
Died 06-03-1957

07-10-1957
Mansfield Town Hall

Explosion of methane

Leslie Reeves
1, Tuddington Terrace
Sutton In Ashfield

45

21-02-1957
Died 06-03-1957

07-10-1957
Mansfield Town Hall

Explosion of methane

William John Godber
64, New Lane
Stanton Hill

16

21-02-1957
Died 09-03-1957

07-10-1957
Mansfield Town Hall

Explosion of methane

John Mugglestone
211, Alfreton Road
Sutton In Ashfield

58

11-03-1957

14-03-1957
Mansfield Police Station

Fall of roof

John Alan Scott
88, Cockayne Street
Stanton Hill

27

05-06-1958

10-6-1958
Mansfield Police Station

Fall of roof

Thomas Atterby
23, Elder Street
Skegby

58

04-09-1959

08-09-1959
Mansfield Police Station

Hit by a broken haulage chain, on a coal cutter

Clarence Reginald Tucker
20, Healdswood Street
Skegby

53

04-12-1959

22-12-1959
Mansfield Police Station

Electrocuted

Donald Johnson
44, Meden Bank
Stanton Hill

27

16-12-1960

28-12-1960
Mansfield Police Station

Crushed by tubs

Ernest Clifford Bryan
299, Huthwaite Road
Sutton In Ashfield

42

16-10-1960
Died 09-12-1960

22-12-1960
Mansfield Police Station

Strained lifting material, on the surface

Arthur (Archie) Davis
Portland Street
Sutton In Ashfield

37

20-06-1961
Died 27-06-1961

30-06-1961
Mansfield Police Station

Run over by tubs

Frederick Edward Redfern
356, Stoney Ford road
Stanton Hill

32

15-01-1964

05-06-1964
Sutton Council Offices

Crushed by roof supports

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