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Sneyd Monument

List of Those Who Died

The explosion, ignition caused by friction of the rope and underside of a tub.
55 killed. They died from injuries and burns.

Ashworth James

18

Died from injuries.

Barber John

34

Died from injuries and burns.

Baskerville William Henry 26 Died from injuries, burns and carbon monoxide poisoning

Beckett William

43

Died from injuries.

Bennett George Thomas

19

Died from burns and carbon monoxide poisoning

Bennett James B

41

Died from injuries and burns.

Bennett Robert

17

Died from injuries and burns.

Bourne Herbert

46

Died from injuries.

Bowker John William

55

Died from injuries, burns and carbon monoxide poisoning

Briggs David George

15

Died from injuries, burns and carbon monoxide poisoning.

Bromley Leonard

30

Died from injuries and burns.

Bullock J

38

Died from injuries and burns.

Butler William Henry

53

Died from injuries and burns.

Cartwright Harold

42

Died from injuries and burns.

Cashmore William Thomas

35

Died from burns and carbon monoxide poisoning.

Cross Thomas

56

Died from injuries.

Dale John

21

Died from injuries and burns.

Davies Benjamin

27

Died from burns and carbon monoxide poisoning.

Deakin Arthur

47

Died from injuries.

Deakin Joseph (Injured)

14

 

Docksley William

27

Died from injuries, burns and carbon monoxide poisoning

Dono John Thomas

28

Died from injuries and burns.

Fairbrother George (Injured)

42

 

Gater Eli H

49

Died from injuries.

Gibbons Alex Charles (Injured)

64

 

Gibson Howlett

65

Died from burns and carbon monoxide poisoning.

Green Edward (Injured)

69

 

Grocott John Charles

16

Died from injuries.

Hamlett Leon James

33

Died from injuries, burns and carbon monoxide poisoning

Hammond Percy (Injured)

-

 

Hancock Wilmot

21

Died from injuries, burns and carbon monoxide poisoning

Harrison Alexander

17

Son of William Harrison and his wife Mary (nee Dry).

Harrison Frank

18

Son of William Harrison and his wife Mary (nee Dry).

Harrower Alex

24

Died from injuries.

Hay Ebenezer (Injured)

40

 

Higginbottom Arthur

34

Died from injuries and burns.

James A

-

Died from injuries and burns.

James George (Injured)

42

 

Jones Joseph William

30

Died from injuries and burns.

Jones William (Injured)

19

 

Kelly Harry

27

Husband of Jenny and father of Harry

Lyons Thomas

31

Died from injuries, burns and carbon monoxide poisoning

Mallin Albet

20

Died from injuries and burns.

Manley George

41

Died from burns and carbon monoxide poisoning

Marsh George Norman

21

Died from burns and carbon monoxide poisoning.

Meadowcroft Levis

29

Died from injuries and burns.

Meir Harry (Injured)

28

 

Moore Samuel

34

Died from injuries and burns.

Mostyn Jack

20

Died from injuries and burns.

Mould David

51

 

Moulton Thomas W

29

Miner and a fire safety officer. Husband and father

Mountford Arthur

33

Died in hospital from injuries received.

Mountford Stanley

19

Died from injuries and burns.

Newton Richard

28

Died from injuries and burns.

Nixon William M

29

Died from injuries, burns and carbon monoxide poisoning

Oakes Bernard

45

Died from injuries.

Perkins William

43

 

Podmore George

30

Died from injuries.

Ratcliffe Daniel (Injured)

45

 

Roberts Joseph

36

Died from injuries and burns.

Rushton Thomas

57

Died from injuries.

Sanderson Jack (Injured)

34

 

Sheldon Walter John

30

Died from injuries and burns.

Sherratt Joseph

38

Died from injuries, burns and carbon monoxide poisoning

Smith Percy (Injured)

31

 

Smith Philip (Injured)

53

 

Stirk Joseph

35

 

Stonier Ernest

29

Died from injuries.

Sutton M

28

Died from injuries and burns.

Thomas James

28

Died from injuries and burns.

Walker George H (Injured)

28

 

Wausen Jack (Injured)

51

 

West Ernest

32

Died from injuries.

Wright Joseph Henry

18

Died from injuries

Yeomans Reginald

31

Died from injuries and burns.

 



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