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Date

1894

Date Name Age Colliery Cause of Accident

04-01-1894

J Kilburn

37

Middleton

Fall of roof 03-01-1894

05-01-1894

W Barraclough

17

Morley Main

Crushed by tubs

06-01-1894

Joseph Parton

21

Denaby Main

Strained lifting tub 04-01-1894

06-01-1894

W Lake

51

North Gawber

Fall of roof 03-01-1894

09-01-1894

G Youngman

31

Roundwood

Run over by tubs

12-01-1894

W Hardy

51

Woolley

Fall of roof

16-01-1894

H Patrick

28

Peckfield

Fall of roof

18-01-1894

John Sadler

50

Acton Hall

Fell down the shaft

19-01-1894

J Wilson

16

Rotherham Main

Crushed by wagons on the surface

23-01-1894

W Smith

36

Newmarket

Fall of roof

03-02-1894

W Parker

50

Wyre Hall

Fall of coal

03-02-1894

S Mason

21

Waterloo

Crushed by tubs 02-02-1894

07-02-1894

J Hadfield

35

Orgreave

Crushed by tubs 06-02-1894

10-02-1894

S Warburton

34

Nostell

Fall of roof 09-02-1894

12-02-1894

N Proctor

45

Bowling

Crushed by wagons on the surface 02-02-1894

28-02-1894

A Taylor

63

Darfield Main

Crushed by wagons on the surface

06-03-1894

R Wright

33

Houghton Main

Fall of roof

07-03-1894

E Hutton

58

Orgreave

Run over by wagons on the surface 06-03-

08-03-1894

W Knox

23

Barrow

Run over by wagons on surface

13-03-1894

F Childe

13

Monckton Main

Caught in machinery on the surface

22-03-1894

S Harris

20

Monckton Main

Fall of roof

27-03-1894

J Waite

50

Waterloo

Crushed by wagons on the surface

23-04-1894

J Edwards

60

Kiveton Park

Fall of roof

30-04-1894

W Jones

30

Glass Houghton

Sinking shaft collapsed

30-04-1894

T Freeman

40

Glass Houghton

Sinking shaft collapsed

01-05-1894

John  Henry Whitelam

27

Cortonwood

Fall of roof 20-02-1894

02-05-1894

F Wormesley

17

Thorncliffe

Fall of roof

03-05-1894

John Kelly

28

Sharlston

Fall of coal 17-04-1894

05-05-1894

F Chadburn

32

Car House

Fall of roof

18-05-1894

J Poole

17

Fryston

Fell from the cage

18-05-1894

J Taylor

23

Featherstone

Fall of roof

19-05-1894

S Newell

36

Allerton Main

Overcome by gas

24-05-1894

C Vickers

31

Thrybergh Hall

Fall of roof 23-05-1894

24-05-1894

J Booth

47

Tinsley Park

Fall of roof

24-05-1894

W E Nicholson

43

Lofthouse

Fall of roof

26-05-1894

G Uroe

45

Barrow

Fall of roof

28-05-1894

R Saville

55

Allerton Main

Overcome by gas 19-05-1894

28-05-1894

J Davidson

35

Allerton Main

Overcome by gas 19-05-1894

29-05-1894

J Stocks

69

Waterloo

Fall of roof

06-06-1894

J Allsopp

36

Tinsley Park

Fall of roof

12-06-1894

W Farrer

24

Park Hill

Fall of roof

13-06-1894

R Rushforth

50

Hoyland Silkstone

Fall of roof

29-06-1894

W Chambers

36

Hoyland Silkstone

Crushed by wagons on the surface

30-06-1894

J Readman

14

Carlton Main

Crushed by wagons on the surface

19-07-1894

W Ottley

30

Lidgett

Fall of roof

23-07-1894

R Roden

53

Sharlston

Fall of coal

27-07-1894

J Radford

18

Fitzwilliam Hemsworth

Crushed by the cage

30-07-1894

W Charlton

18

Oaks

Fell from the cage

30-07-1894

E Foster

23

Denaby Main

Hit by a prop 24-07-1894

02-08-1894

W Bowen

26

Manvers Main

Fall of coal

02-08-1894

J Foster

30

Featherstone Main

Fall of coal

08-08-1894

Cain Hewitt

45

Lidgett

Crushed by tubs 31-07-1894

09-08-1894

J Cheetham

17

Fence

Crushed by tubs

11-08-1894

J Gill

40

Allerton Bywater

Fall of roof

15-08-1894

J Hofton

54

Prince of Wales

Fall of roof

16-08-1894

J Mulhearn

24

Strafford

Fall of coal

18-08-1894

G Pollard

50

Nunnery

Fall of roof 15-08-1894

20-08-1894

A Mitchell

38

Monk Bretton

Fall of coal 13-08-1894

20-08-1894

C Butterfield

31

Wheldale

Fall of coal

21-08-1894

A Wild

49

Rothwell Haigh

Fell down the shaft

21-08-1894

B Metcalf

48

Crigglestone

Suffocated

23-08-1894

H Bickley

23

Nostell

Fall of roof 21-07-1894

27-08-1894

A Walters

30

Aldwarke Main

Fall of coal

29-08-1894

J Natrass

16

Houghton Main

Fall of coal

29-08-1894

J Bentley

36

Nostell

Fall of coal 28-08-1894

01-09-1894

J Brown

40

Tinsley Park

Crushed by wagons on the surface

04-09-1894

L Roebuck

64

Roundwood

Injured by tubs

06-09-1894

G H Luckman

14

Rockingham

Fell off a tub

11-09-1894

F Noble

40

Wharncliffe Silkstone

Fall of side

25-09-1894

F Currie

52

Hoyland Silkstone

Fall of coal 21-09-1894

28-09-1894

H W Hollings

21

Wath Main

Run over by tubs

04-10-1894

W Newcombe

14

Orgreave

Crushed by wagons on the surface 03-10-1894

05-10-1894

A White

42

Cortonwood

Fall of roof

29-10-1894

J Tyrrell

38

Allerton

Fall of roof

01-11-1894

J Athway

37

Treeton

Crushed by the cage

01-11-1894

J Exley

14

Hoyland Silkstone

Fall of roof 31-10-1894

02-11-1894

W Brooks

16

Aldwarke Main

Crushed by tubs

06-11-1894

John Dobson

26

Scholes

Fall of roof

07-11-1894

H Elvin

27

Ackton Hall

Injured drilling a shot hole

22-11-1894

J Smith

22

Monk Bretton

Crushed by tubs

22-11-1894

J Kerrigan

31

Glass Houghton

Crushed by tubs

29-11-1894

W Harwood

22

Glass Houghton

Fall of roof

30-11-1894

D Wood

25

Wheldale

Fall of roof

07-12-1894

F W Read

60

Brutcliffe

Fall of coal

14-12-1894

J Whiteman

34

St John’s

Fall of coal

11-12-1894

H Wingfield

39

Manvers Main

Crushed by tubs 10-12-1894

12-12-1894

H Cooper

52

Denaby Main

Fall of coal

17-12-1894

R Lee

16

Lofthouse

Hit by a machine handle

18-12-1894

W Marshall

52

Strafford

Fall of coal

19-12-1894

H Green

29

Carlton Main

Fall of roof

21-12-1894

J Chandler

37

Manvers Main

Fall of coal

22-12-1894

G Smith

22

Fence

Fall of roof

25-12-1894

J Hemingway

48

Batley

Fall of roof 14-11-1894

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