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Date

1895

Date Name Age Colliery Cause of Accident

03-01-1895

J Bellis

28

Denaby Main

Fall of side

08-01-1895

J Rawlings

16

Woodthorpe

Fall of roof

08-01-1895

T Winstanley

15

North Gawber

Run over by tubs

11-01-1895

W Venables

59

Monk Bretton

Run over by loco on the surface 08-01-1895

12-01-1895

G Pearson

56

Thrybergh Hall

Fall of roof 10-01-1895

16-01-1895

F Wilde

54

Newmarket

Fell down the shaft

16-01-1895

H Thorpe

30

Soothill Wood

Crushed by tubs

23-01-1895

R Bubb

14

Whitwood

Crushed by tubs

31-01-1895

J Pratt

48

Barrow

Crushed by tubs

06-02-1895

C Schofield

18

Park Hill

Fall of roof

07-02-1895

C Brown

45

Robin Hood

Fall of roof

08-02-1895

C Horner

35

Rothwell Haigh

Fall of roof

09-02-1895

C Wright

50

Rylands Main

Fall of side

09-02-1895

G Colley

57

St John’s

Crushed by the cage

09-02-1895

Joseph Farnsworth

40

High Hazels

Fall of roof

13-02-1895

J Butcher

52

Emley Moor

Kicked by a pony

14-02-1895

G Mason

46

Car House

Knocked into the sump

14-02-1895

B Colley

49

Aberford Road

Fall of roof

16-02-1895

J Hammond

40

St John’s

Fall of roof 05-02-1895

21-02-1895

J Oldfield

15

Cadeby Main

Run over by tubs

21-02-1895

J Thomas

14

Featherstone Main

Run over by wagons on surface

25-02-1895

A Norbury

26

Whitwood

Fell down the shaft

05-03-1895

Rowland Bainbridge

29

Wharncliffe Silkstone

Hit by a haulage rope

05-03-1895

Sam Willman

31

Tong

Fall of roof

07-03-1895

J Blakeston

41

Sharlston

Shotfiring accident

12-03-1895

T Allott

20

Hoyland Silkstone

Strained lifting a tub 28-02-1895

14-03-1895

A Inman

23

Allerton

Fall of roof

14-03-1895

Thomas Henry Neatby

39

Grimethorpe

Fell from the headgear on the surface

15-03-1895

E Page

23

Kiveton Park

Fall of roof

19-03-1895

H Wallace

15

Monk Bretton

Crushed by tubs

26-03-1895

J Bulmer

49

Waterloo

Crushed by tubs

28-03-1895

H Parsons

64

Monckton Main

Injured pushing a tub 26-02-1895

08-04-1895

W Fennell

22

Manvers Main

Fall of side

10-04-1895

J Holmes

71

Crowd Hill

Fall of arching 02-03-1895

20-04-1895

A Dodworth

29

Manvers Main

Fall of roof 18-04-1895

29-04-1895

W Clarke

29

Rylands Main

Fall of roof

09-05-1895

E Robshaw

32

Cadeby Main

Run over by wagons on surface

10-05-1895

A Wood

18

East Gawber

Crushed by tubs

11-05-1895

J Fearnley

21

Acton Hall

Fall of roof

12-05-1895

W Tiggerdine

44

Carlton Main

Fell from a wagon on the surface

16-05-1895

J Jessop

67

Hemingfield

Fall of side

17-05-1895

J Thompson

35

Wombwell Main

Fall of side

17-05-1895

W Pritchard

45

Allerton

Strained pushing a tub 13-05-1895

25-05-1895

W McHale

48

Prince of Wales

Stone fell down the shaft

27-05-1895

G Quinn

50

Monk Bretton

Fall of roof

27-05-1895

R Flathers

17

Hoyland Silkstone

Run over by tubs

29-05-1895

W Tomlinson

18

Wheldale

Crushed by tubs

30-05-1895

R Benshaw

34

Roundwood

Cages collided

07-06-1895

T Dewey

40

Lundhill

Fell down the shaft

10-06-1895

G Wormald

38

Aldwarke Main

Fall of roof

19-06-1895

W Staveley

40

Strafford

Fall of roof

19-07-1895

J Windle

21

Thrybergh Hall

Kicked by a pony

19-07-1895

Edmund Hewitt

13

Lidgett

Fall of roof 13-07-1895

24-07-1895

J Roundhill

34

Middleton

Unknown

26-07-1895

J Armstrong

20

Monk Bretton

Crushed by tubs

30-07-1895

C Exley

26

Howdenclough

Fall of roof 18-03-1895

02-08-1895

J Jones

62

Aldwarke Main

Fall of roof

05-08-1895

J Friszett

30

Morley West End

Fall of roof

22-08-1895

C Barker

14

Sharlston

Crushed by wagons on the surface

27-08-1895

N Taylorson

20

Wharncliffe Silkstone

Knocked into the sump

03-09-1895

J Holland

34

West Ardsley

Fall of roof

06-09-1895

R Timms

38

Swallow Hill

Scalded by steam pipe on the surface 06-08-1895

10-09-1895

Harry Wilson

37

Wombwell Main

Fall of side

16-09-1895

W Taylor

14

Hemsworth

Run over by tubs

20-09-1895

A Atlass

18

Darfield Main

Run over by tubs

25-09-1895

John Widdowson

30

Rockingham

Fall of side 24-09-1895

05-10-1895

J Pearce

29

Darfield Main

Fall of side

16-10-1895

W Scott

54

Featherstone Main

Fall of roof 14-10-1895

16-10-1895

S Houghton

31

Denaby Main

Fall of roof 01-10-1895

17-10-1895

W Haigh

64

Denby Grange

Fell from a ladder on  surface 11-10-1895

23-10-1895

G Johnson

44

Orgreave

Crushed by the cage

25-10-1895

E Quinnery

24

Aldwarke Main

Fall of roof 25-10-1895

26-10-1895

T Carney

37

Glass Houghton

Lowered into sump

30-10-1895

J Pennington

18

Middleton

Run over by tubs

03-11-1895

J Mathewman

27

Wharncliffe Silkstone

Head injury 17-10-1895

05-11-1895

A Hunter

20

Cadeby Main

Caught in winding engine on the surface

07-11-1895

R Newby

42

Jubilee

Fall of roof

10-11-1895

B Hall

15

Rockingham

Strained lifting 08-11-1895

12-11-1895

J Kirk

45

Warren Vale

Fall of side 09-11-1895f

13-11-1895

J Stead

26

Snydale

Fall of roof

16-11-1895

J Morton

15

Monckton Main

Run over by tubs

18-11-1895

R Cooper

38

Nunnery

Loco collided with wagons on surface

20-11-1895

G Greterick

16

Darfield Main

Crushed by wagons on the surface

23-11-1895

D Barber

54

Newmarket

Explosion of methane 21-11-1895

23-11-1895

W Hill

40

Newmarket

Explosion of methane 21-11-1895

05-12-1895

William Nalley

27

Waterloo

Fall of side

10-12-1895

H Jepson

50

Elsecar

Caught in machinery on the surface

30-12-1895

T Foster

17

Houghton Main

Crushed by tubs

31-12-1895

F Mitchell

32

Sunny Bank

Fall of roof

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