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Date

1899

Date Name Age Colliery Cause of Accident

09-01-1899

J Housley

34

Acton Hall

Fall of roof

11-01-1899

A Parker

36

Rothwell Haigh

Fall of roof 10 Jan 1899

20-01-1899

R Aythorne

46

Aldwarke Main

Fall of roof

24-01-1899

T Mosley

54

Red Hill

Shotfiring accident

03-02-1899

T Lodge

36

Coyers

Shotfiring accident

04-02-1899

W Taylor

25

Allerton Bywater

Crushed by wagons on the surface

08-02-1899

W Turner

31

Waleswood

Fell from the cage

18-02-1899

George Roberts

 

Tinsley Park

Fell into the sump 26 Dec 1898

24-02-1899

M Allott

50

Jordan

Fall of roof

02-03-1899

E Stanley

32

Rotherham Main

Fall of roof 03 Feb 1899

11-03-1899

W Barrett

34

Cadeby Main

Explosion of methane

12-03-1899

R Seels

30

Cadeby Main

Explosion of methane 11 Mar 1899

21-03-1899

S Richards

32

Nostell

Fall of roof

27-03-1899

W Gibson

57

Cadeby Main

Fall of roof

28-03-1899

W Winter

30

Carlton Main

Knocked into the sump

05-04-1899

J Finney

38

Denaby Main

Fall of side

05-04-1899

J Haigh

34

Crigglestone

Run over by loco on the surface

09-04-1899

A Orme

40

Wharncliffe

Shotfiring accident

17-04-1899

J Stammers

52

Combs

Fall of roof 03 Mar 1899

20-04-1899

C Newton

45

Denaby Grange

Crushed by wagons on surface

21-04-1899

J Machin

17

Snydale

Crushed by tubs 26 Jan 1899

22-04-1899

J Robinson

56

Garforth

Run over by tubs

14-05-1899

H Mann

14

Dom Pedro

Run over by tubs 08 May 1899

05-06-1899

A Tyler

27

Car House

Crushed by tubs

20-06-1899

Joseph Swift

40

Low Stubbin

Run over by wagons on the surface

22-06-1899

G Hodgson

16

Wheldale

Fall of side

01-07-1899

A Poxon

21

Carlton Main

Crushed by tubs

13-07-1899

G Moreton

67

Barrow

Fell from a height on the surface

14-07-1899

J Hibbert

31

Oaks

Fall in a roadway

15-07-1899

E Parry

36

Simon Wood

Fall of roof

31-07-1899

A Hardiman

14

Grange

Run over by tubs

01-08-1899

N Kitson

21

Soothill Wood

Fall of roof

05-08-1899

W Hunter

65

Oaks

Run over by wagons on the surface

07-08-1899

E Holt

38

Sharlston

Fall of roof

09-08-1899

A Oxley

13

Manvers Main

Run over by tubs

09-08-1899

A Marsh

19

Whitwood

Fall of roof 07 Aug 1899

09-08-1899

W Vaughn

13

Denaby Main

Run over by tubs 03 Aug 1899

15-08-1899

J Leech

15

Hoyland Silkstone

Fall of roof

18-08-1899

T Jenkinson

25

Cortonwood

Fall of roof

25-08-1899

W Smith

19

Saville

Caught in machinery

28-08-1899

G Allison

30

Bruntcliffe

Run over by wagons on the surface

05-09-1899

E Lee

22

Barnsley Main

Fell from a scaffold down the shaft

10-09-1899

J Froggart

23

Barrow

Scalded on the surface 09 Sep 1899

11-09-1899

S Hunt

17

Wharncliffe

Crushed by wagons on the surface

18-10-1899

J Jones

48

Wheldale

Fall of roof 17 Oct 1899

19-10-1899

C Laking

13

Kiveton Park

Fall of roof

20-10-1899

J Hill

18

Waterloo

Fall of roof

25-10-1899

H Vickhouse

13

Manvers Main

Burnt on the surface 23 Oct 1899

31-10-1899

J Lockett

28

Allerton Bywater

Fall of roof

04-11-1899

G Ashton

65

Ingham

Run over by wagons on the surface

06-11-1899

G Thompson

24

Garforth

Crushed by loco on the surface

19-11-1899

J Arundel

54

West Silkstone

Crushed in the cage

30-11-1899

A Shaw

29

Monk Bretton

Fall of roof

09-12-1899

Abraham Bamford

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Thrybergh Hall Colliery

Fall of roof  

11-12-1899

J O’Neil

28

Monk Bretton

Fall of roof 29 Aug 1899

12-12-1899

W Pearce

40

Hemsworth

Fall of roof 30 Nov 1899

19-12-1899

H Haigh

14

Manvers Main

Run over by tubs 30 Nov 1899

23-12-1899

S Rollinson

51

South Kirkby

Fall of side

24-12-1899

R Teal

58

Wharncliffe Silkstone

Hand injury on surface 18-Dec-1899
Died from Toxaemia

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