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Thoresby Colliery
1925 - Ongoing

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

Douglas Dixon
2, Bungalow
Ollerton

24

03-02-1926

05-02-1926
Mansfield Town Hall

Crushed, by falling equipment on the surface

Clement Banham
15, Thoresby Avenue
Edwinstowe

33

04-10-1928

08-10-1928
Edwinstowe Hall
Edwinstowe

Fell from a hoppit, down the shaft

Fred Brearley
8, Rufford Avenue
Edwinstowe

40

04-10-1928

08-10-1928
Edwinstowe Hall
Edwinstowe

Fell from a hoppit, down the shaft

Alfred Hardy
44, Fifth Avenue
Edwinstowe

42

28-05-1930
Died 06-06-1930

13-06-1930
Mansfield Town Hall

Fall of roof

William Whitworth
10, South Street
Edwinstowe

26

01-07-1930

02-07-1930
Thoresby Colliery Offices

Crushed by the cage, on the surface

John Toon
101, George Street
Mansfield

40

08-04-1933

10-04-1933
Thoresby Colliery Offices

Fall of roof

Ernest Farnsworth
124, Fourth Avenue
Edwinstowe

49

01-04-1935
Died 13-07-1935

00-07-1935
No record found

Fall of coal

William Hopkinson
Fifth Avenue
Edwinstowe

31

06-04-1936
Died 16-04-1936

18-04-1936
Mansfield Town Hall

Fall of coal

William T Metheringham
Sixth Avenue
Edwinstowe

44

02-11-1936
Died 20-12-1936

22-12-1936
Mansfield Town Hall

Crushed by tubs

Richard Kirkland
122, Fourth Avenue
Edwinstowe

16

24-08-1938

30-08-1938
Thoresby Colliery
Institute Edwinstowe

Caught in a haulage rope

John Mason
18, Wordsworth Avenue
Mansfield

37

24-09-1939

26-09-1939
Thoresby Colliery
Institute Edwinstowe

Fall of roof

Charles Henry Barlow
23, Second Avenue
Edwinstowe

30

08-08-1940

09-08-1940
Thoresby Colliery
Institute Edwinstowe

Fall of roof

Joseph Hooton
22, Shakespeare Villas
Mansfield

56

07-11-1940
Died 24-11-1940

27-11-1940
Mansfield Town Hall

Fall of roof, leg injury death from Tetanus

Albert Hopwood
Welwyn Bull Estate
Mansfield

50

07-03-1941
Died 28-03-1941

31-03-1941
Mansfield Police Station

Fall of roof

Frank Mathews
Dalestorth Street
Sutton in Ashfield

34

29-04-1941

01-05-1941
Thoresby Colliery
Institute Edwinstowe

Fall of roof

Charles Spencer
71, Brownlow Road
Mansfield

35

31-07-1942

04-08-1942
Thoresby Colliery
Institute Edwinstowe

Fall of roof

Walter Wylde
23,Mansfield Road
Edwinstowe

51

27-01-1943

29-01-1943
Mansfield Police Station

Fall of roof

Thomas Steed
25, Fifth Avenue
Edwinstowe

42

13-04-1940
Died 16-01-1944

22-01-1944
Thoresby Colliery
Institute Edwinstowe

Fall of roof

Bernard Gozzard
57, First Avenue
Edwinstowe

45

06-01-1945

08-01-1945
Mansfield Police Station

Fall in a roadway

George Wright
115, Fourth Avenue
Edwinstowe

43

24-09-1946

27-09-1946
Thoresby Colliery
Institute Edwinstowe

Caught in a coal cutter

Frank Wagstaff
Sandy Lane
Edwinstowe

36

04-01-1947

07-01-1947
Leenside Coroners
Court

Crushed by wagons, on the surface

William Brown
Blackhills Farm House
Edwinstowe

69

10-01-1941
Died 14-10-1947

22-10-1947
Worksop Court House

Fall of roof

Arthur Revill
18, Manvers Street
Mansfield

28

02-07-1948

05-07-1948
Thoresby Colliery
Institute Edwinstowe

Crushed by tubs

Gordon Kelly
Sandfield Lane
Kirton

20

25-02-1949

28-02-1949
Thoresby Colliery
Institute Edwinstowe

Caught in machinery

James Owen Golden
44, Fifth Avenue
Edwinstowe

20

18-03-1949

23-03-1949
Thoresby Colliery
Institute Edwinstowe

Crushed by a brick wall, on the surface

Alfred Hardy
45, Fifth Avenue
Edwinstowe

39

10-07-1950
Died 12-07-1950

15-08-1950
Derby Hospital
Derby

Hit by a bar

Ronald Musson
12, Fifth Avenue
Forest Town Mansfield

40

29-03-1954

10-04-1954
Thoresby Colliery
Institute Edwinstowe

Crushed by tubs

Raymond Clark
113, Fourth Avenue
Edwinstowe

23

14-10-1955

20-10-1955
Warsop Town
Hall

Fall of roof

James Arthur Underwood
78, Sixth Avenue
Edwinstowe

39

28-03-1956

04-04-1956
Thoresby Colliery
Institute Edwinstowe

Fall of roof

Colin Walker
22, Station Road
Rainworth

22

01-02-1957

11-02-1957
Warsop Town
Hall

Fell from a building, on the surface

Henry Drury
9, Fifth Avenue
Edwinstowe

46

27-10-1958
Died 13-11-1958

25-11-1958
Mansfield Police Station

Fall of coal

Frederick Raymond Groom
24, Kendal Close
Worksop

29

07-03-1960

11-03-1960
Worksop Court House

Crushed, by a powered support

Henry Brown
2, Yew Tree Road
Ollerton

32

17-06-1961

36-06-1961
Warsop Town
Hall

Fall of roof

Frederick Morris
1, Cherry Tree Close
Mansfield Woodhouse

51

23-11-1955
Died 16-09-1961

23-10-1961
Mansfield Police Station

Fall of roof

James Watson
61, Fifth Avenue
Edwinstowe

46

29-06-1968

10-08-1968
Mansfield Police Station

Crushed by a Gear Head

Henry Brown Horsburgh
54, Cedar Lane
Ollerton

44

00-00-1970

29-06-1970
Mansfield Police Station

Crushed by tubs

Julian Matuszewski
7, Roman Bank
Mansfield Woodhouse

44

13-07-1970
Died 28-09-1970

26-11-1970
Mansfield Police Station

Hit by a dislodged haulage prop

James Hilton
22,Hallam Road
Boughton

50

28-10-1970

00-00-1970
No record found

Run over by a Minecar

Eric Fearn
23, Griceman Close
Ollerton

52

23-12-1970

08-01-1971
Worksop Court House

Run over by a loco

Maurice Lowe Clark
10, Butt Lane
Mansfield

34

02-12-1975

00-01-1975
No record found

Crushed by a Minecar

Christopher Pembleton
50, Broxtowe Drive
Mansfield

20

25-01-1978

00-00-1978
No record found

Crushed by a Minecar

Robert Peter Cox
68, Hamilton Drive
Warsop

30

17-12-1980

00-00-1980
No record found

Run over by a Minecar

Timothy Nigel Wood
3, Birkland lose
Worksop

18

28-09-1982

00-00-1982
No record found

Caught in machinery

Philip Grout
Unknown

24

00-00-1986

2 qut 1986

No detail found

Andrew Fielding
Penny Holme Close
Kiveton Park Yorkshire

39

12-10-1995

00-00-1995
No record found

Inrush of gas and water

Ronald Cowan
Second Avenue
Edwinstowe

42

04-03-1996

00-00-`996
No record found

Hit by a falling water pipe

John Harbron
Newark Road
Wellow

47

24-07-2009

00-00-2009
No record found

Crushed by falling Pipes

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