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Date

1955

Date Name Age Colliery Cause of Accident
15-01-1955 Gordon Raymond Smith 25 Rawdon Fall of coal
07-02-1955 John Taylor 39 Goldthorpe Unknown, Internal injuries
11-02-1955 Thomas Lawn 40 Kilnhurst Unknown, Fractured skull
19-02-1055 George Lacey 38 Grimethorpe Unknown
19-02-1955 Richard Stephenson 50 Thorne Unknown, Crushed chest-spine
19-02-1955 George Lacey 38 Grimethorpe Unknown, Fractured skull
09-03-1955 Arthur Hudson 46 Kilnhurst Unknown, Crushed chest
12-03-1955 Arthur Lawrence 49 Cadeby Main Unknown  09-03-1955 Fractured spine
19-03-1955 Kenneth Williams 28 Rossington Main Unknown, Crushed chest
22-03-1955 William Eaton 46 New Lount Fall of roof
12-04-1955 Samuel Hawkes 47 Wharncliffe Woodmoor Fell down the shaft
12-04-1955 Jack Grice 36 Wharncliffe Woodmoor Fell down the shaft
21-04-1955 James Rowley 22 Frickley Unknown, Internal injuries
04-06-1955 George W Longley 54 Denaby Main Fall of roof 01-05-1955
14-06-1955 Frank Fisher 41 Darfield Main Unknown, Crushed chest
00-06-1955 James C Varley 51 Walton Run over by tubs 27-05-1955
00-06-1955 John Stables 56 Frickley Run over by tubs
23-06-1955 Ernest Marshall 24 Lofthouse Shotfiring accident
01-07-1955 V R Newson   Houghton Main Unknown, 25-06-1955 Toxaemia
00-07-1955 Archibald Ridley 50 Rossington  Crushed by the cage
08-07-1955 William Prigmore 38 Yorkshire Main Unknown, Fractured spine
17-08-1955 Arthur Pugsley 57 Houghton Main Unknown, Fractured jaw
12-09-1955 Andrew Elliott 47 Bullcroft Main Unknown, Multiple injuries
17-09-1955 William Gething 53 Manvers Main Injured by winding rope 13-09-1955
20-09-1955 Ronald Elliott 34 Manvers Main Injured by winding rope 13-09-1955
30-09-1955 John W Brown 69 Markham Main Unknown, Asphyxia
21-10-1955 K Hughes   Frickley Unknown, Multiple injuries
14-11-1955 Aaron Tagg 66 Bullcroft Main Unknown, Fractured skull
23-11-1955 Herbert Jones 36 Houghton Main Unknown  Haemorrhage -shock
13-12-1955 D Desborough   Hickleton Main Unknown  Haemorrhage -shock
19-12-1955 Rowland Crofts 62 Houghton Main Unknown, Multiple injuries
Date Name Age Colliery Cause of Accident
12-01-1956 George Eckersley 32 Frickley Unknown, Fractured skull
22-01-1956 Robert Thompson 66 Houghton Main Unknown, Internal injuries
22-01-1956 T Jordon   Bentley Unknown, 24-02-1955 Burns
17-02-1956 Robert L Clarkson 37 Yorkshire Main Unknown, Crushed chest
27-02-1956 John W Jones 58 Maltby Main Unknown, Fractured skull
28-02-1956 Sidney Grey 26 Grimethorpe Fall of roof
06-03-1956 William E Bottomley 35 Askern Main Unknown, Multiple injuries
17-03-1956 Ronald Birchall 32 Markham Main Unknown, Asphyxia
20-03-1956 Herbert Haigh 53 Bentley Unknown, Internal injuries
25-03-1956 John W Moore 67 Hatfield Main Unknown, Multiple injuries
25-03-1956 Elvin Harwood 46 Houghton Main Fell into hopper on the surface
10-04-1956 James Harrington 63 Houghton Main Unknown, 13-02-1956 Fractured leg
12-04-1956 Willis Bagnall 35 Bentley Fall of roof
23-04-1956 Walter Hazeldine 36 Houghton Fall of roof
26-04-1956 Edward Atick 32 Bentley Unknown, Multiple injuries
09-05-1956 E Goodhill   Hickleton Main Unknown, Overcome by Carbon Monoxide
17-05-1956 John Allott 32 Hatfield Main Unknown, Crushed chest
19-05-1956 John B Oates 17 Brodsworth Main Unknown, Fractured skull
12-06-1956 Thomas Blunt 61 Hickleton Main Unknown, Fractured skull
25-06-1956 Archibald W Scott 41 Maltby Main Unknown, Fractured skull
25-06-1956 Mathew Fisher 37 Rossington Main Unknown, Fractured skull
04-07-1956 Thomas Winnard 51 Barrow Fall of roof
04-07-1956 Arthur Sagar 24 Barrow Fall of roof
18-07-1956 Joseph Batchelor 43 Hickleton Main Unknown, Asphyxia
26-07-1956 George R Meadows 44 Rossington Main Unknown, Crushed chest
00-08-1956 Thomas Naughton 20 Markham Main Crushed by tubs
28-08-1956 George C Holden 62 Houghton Main Unknown, Multiple injuries
02-09-1956 Herbert Robinson 30 Cadeby Main Unknown, Asphyxia
10-09-1956 James Hampshire 51 Hickleton Main Unknown, Fractured skull
26-09-1956 Frank Ball 61 Denaby Main Unknown, Multiple injuries
15-10-1956 John W Brown 61 Maltby Main Unknown, 03-10-1956 Fractured leg
04-11-1956 Charles A MacDonald 51 Denaby Main Unknown, 31-10-1956  Crushed chest
19-12-1956 William Sony Foulkes   Kilnhurst Colliery.
Died in Montague Hospital
Fall of roof, a pocket of muck from the roof
Date Name Age Colliery Cause of Accident
02-01-1957 Robert Ball  39 Old Roundwood Run over by a mine car
09-01-1957 William Jennings 62 Denaby Main Unknown, Multiple injuries
09-01-1957 Horace Cocksedge 44 Denaby Main Unknown, Multiple injuries
28-01-1957 Dennis Keelan 23 Askern Main Unknown, Crushed chest
30-01-1957 John F Ball 63 Thorne Unknown, Internal injuries
04-02-1957 Alfred Broadhead 39 Sharlston Fell from a diesel loco u-g
21-02-1957 Ernest James Felse 46 Rossington Crushed by a coal cutter
22-03-1957 Arthur Burgon 30 Goldthorpe Unknown, Fractured skull
20-04-1957 Francis Shepherd 39 Kilnhurst Unknown, Crushed chest
26-05-1957 William Hart 52 Cortonwood Unknown, 25-05-1957 Multiple injuries
04-06-1957 Harold England 46 Manvers Main Unknown
26-06-1957 Richard Corbridge 35 Barnburgh Main Explosion of methane
26-06-1957 Herbert Fells 41 Barnburgh Main Explosion of methane
26-06-1957 Joseph Hill 55 Barnburgh Main Explosion of methane
26-06-1957 David Lunness 48 Barnburgh Main Explosion of methane
26-06-1957 Derek Smith 28 Barnburgh Main Explosion of methane
26-06-1957 Charles Trevor Stott 32 Barnburgh Main Explosion of methane
19-07-1957 William (Bill) Woffinden 56 Manvers Main
Fall of roof
20-07-1957 John Stott 54 Manvers Main Unknown, Internal injuries
24-07-1957 John Howcroft 60 Hickleton Main Unknown, Fractured skull
10-08-1957 Colin F Bedney 27 Houghton Main Unknown, Multiple injuries
08-10-1957 Harry Parker 25 Dinnington Main Unknown, Multiple injuries
08-10-1957 John Parker 58 Dinnington Main Unknown, Multiple injuries
13-10-1957 William Stanton 64 Dearne Valley Unknown, Multiple injuries
15-10-1957 Alfred Morton 62 Markham Main Unknown, Fractured spine
10-11-1957 John W Denton 37 Manvers Main Unknown, Multiple injuries
00-00-1957 Albert Staples 20 Brodsworth Main Unknown, Multiple injuries
Date Name Age Colliery Cause of Accident

28-01-1958

Edward A Koepnik

28

Darfield Main

Unknown, Multiple injuries

00-02-1958

Peter Samuel Rose

32

Prince of Wales

Fall of roof

03-02-1958

David Anderson

37

Hickleton Main

Unknown, Multiple injuries

15-02-1958

Johan Winkler

36

Woolley

Fall of roof

19-02-1958

Francis J Harte

40

Yorkshire Main

Unknown, Multiple injuries

01-03-1958

Stanley Cooke

36

Denaby Main

Unknown, Fractured skull

14-03-1958

Mathew H Ashwell

66

Yorkshire Main

Unknown, Multiple injuries

21-03-1958

Alfred Chivers

35

Ackton Hall

Fell down the shaft

21-03-1958

Peter Gardener

21

Ackton Hall

Fell down the shaft

30-05-1958

Ivor Williams

45

Hatfield Main

Unknown  Asphyxia

03-06-1958

William Lloyd

62

Rossington Main

Unknown, Fractured skull

03-06-1958

Harry Dobson

54

Wath Main

Unknown  Asphyxia

04-06-1958

Alfred William Briggs

47

Houghton Main

Fell down the shaft

19-06-1958

James Ingham

64

Shaw Cross

Fell down the shaft

26-06-1958

William Palmer

55

Markham Main

Unknown, Crushed chest

00-07-1958

Ronald Clough

38

Markham Main

Shotfiring accident

03-07-1958

Frederick T Flatt

28

Brodsworth Main

Unknown, Crushed chest

24-07-1958

John W Clasper

30

Askern Main

Unknown  21-07-1958 Multiple injuries to legs

08-08-1958

Maurice Rowbotham

17

Wharncliffe Woodmoor

Unknown

11-10-1958

C Knott

 

Hatfield Main

Hit by Roadway support

25-10-1958

George H Morris

52

Brodsworth Main

Fall of roof

31-10-1958

Frank Brown

26

Grimethorpe

Hit by Roadway support, Crushed chest

00-11-1958

Albert Grice

44

Handsworth

Caught in a conveyor

25-11-1958

Joseph Jones

61

Denaby Main

Hit by a girder

18-12-1958

George Bailey

46

New Monckton

Crushed by tubs

Date Name Age Colliery Cause of Accident

06-01-1959

Horace  Shaw

43

Brodsworth Main

Multiple injuries

14-01-1959

John Jukes

33

New Monckton

Fall of roof

28-01-1959

John Henry Morris

38

Brodsworth Main

Head trapped to the roof

03-02-1959

John Newton

61

Markham Main

Run over by tubs

10-02-1959

Arthur Laycock

65

Grimethorpe

Unknown, Multiple injuries

12-02-1959

William French

34

Cadeby Main

Crushed by the skip

13-02-1959

Lupset Wakefield

50

Hartley Bank

Caught in a conveyor on the surface

16-02-1959

William Greenfield

43

Hemsworth

Explosion of methane

16-02-1959

Alfred Parkin

47

Hemsworth

Explosion of methane

02-03-1959

James Pringle

38

Hatfield Main

Crushed by lorries on the surface

04-03-1959

G Baker

42

Hickleton Main

Fall of roof

16-03-1959

Bernard Grundy

52

South Elmsall

Hit by the cage 12-03-1959
Fractured leg

29-03-1959

Thomas W Rowe

54

Bullcroft Main

Unknown, Fractured spine

00-03-1959

Joseph Henry Myers

45

East Ardsley

Crushed by tubs

04-04-1959

Douglas Maddin

35

Dinnington

Fall of roof

04-04-1959

James Davey

40

Dinnington

Fall of roof

00-04-1959

George W Haywood

36

Manvers Main

Caught in a coal cutter

18-04-1959

William Ball

42

Yorkshire Main

Fall of roof

22-04-1959

Wilfred Wardle

58

Walton

Explosion of methane

22-04-1959

Laurie Coe

38

Walton

Explosion of methane

22-04-1959

Charles Ray

53

Walton

Explosion of methane

22-04-1959

John Rothley

55

Walton

Explosion of methane

22-04-1959

John Hudson

47

Walton

Explosion of methane

20-05-1959

Idris O’Donnell

45

East Ardsley

Fall of roof

29-05-1959

T W Rowe

54

Bullcroft Main

Fell over 25-03-1959 Back injury

19-06-1959

James Waugh

50

Brodsworth Main

Unknown, 10-06-1959 Fractured spine

01-08-1959

William Prescott

66

Hatfield Main

Unknown, 30-06-1959 Fractured leg

07-08-1959

Horace William Potter

50

Thorne

Hit by a loco 01-07-1959

11-08-1959

Alfred Gibson

61

Barnburgh Main

Hit by a cage in a staple pit

20-08-1959

H Micklewaite

41

Brodsworth Main

Run over by a loco

02-09-1959

Joseph H Shaw

45

Hemsworth

Fall of roof

08-09-1959

James Tarmey

58

Barnburgh Main

Dragged by a pony

16-09-1959

Joseph Hinchcliffe

48

Cortonwood

Fall of roof10-06-1959

24-09-1959

Roy Roberts

47

Markham Main

Crushed by a loco

26-09-1959

Leslie Gringill

33

St John’s

Explosion of methane

26-09-1959

Edward Bradley

47

St John’s

Explosion of methane

29-09-1959

Joseph Dean

46

St John’s

Explosion of methane 26-09-1959

03-10-1959

Joseph Owen

53

Allerton Bywater

Fall of roof

07-10-1959

Arnold Dye

41

Grimethorpe

Unknown  06-10-1959 Internal injuries

16-10-1959

Ethelbert Rowbotham

46

Grimethorpe

Caught in machinery

16-10-1959

George Burton

31

Grimethorpe

Fall in a roadway

24-10-1959

John McKeague

28

Brodsworth Main

Fell down the shaft

27-10-1959

Ellis Birks

56

Wath Main

Fall of roof

29-10-1959

Ernest Ravenhill

44

Houghton Main

Fall of roof

08-11-1959

Albert Denton

54

Grimethorpe

Fall of coal 06- 11-1959

20-11-1959

H Wedgewood

35

Hickleton Main

Fall of roof

25-11-1959

Harry Shaw Riley

22

Gomersall

Fell down the shaft

25-11-1959

William Porter

39

Askern Main

Fall of roof

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