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Ian Winstanley

Alphabetical List of Mining Victims in Great Britain

1870 - 1879



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DACE Septimus - 1873 - 26/05/1873 – Age 16 – Putter. South Brancepeth, Bell Bros., Durham, Co. Durham. Fall of band stone.

DACEY John - 1876 - 18/12/1876. South Wales, South Wales Coal Co., Monmouth. Explosion of firedamp 23 killed.

DAGLISH James - 1876 - 05/04/1876 – Age 13 – Driver. Usworth, Sir G Elliot and Co., Gateshead, Durham. Crushed by tubs.

DAGNALL Thomas - 1878 - 09/03/1878 – Age 36 - Collier. Victoria, Victoria Colliery Co. Ltd., Rainford, Lancashire. Fall of roof. The place was badly timbered which should have been seen by the fireman when he visited the place shortly before the accident.

DAILBY Michael - 1871 - 04/12/1871 – Age 47 – Brusher. Gartshore, William Baird and Co., Kilsyth, Stirling. Explosion of firedamp. 2 killed.

DAINTY J. - 1874 - 23/07/1874 – Age 57 – Woodsetter. Lilleshall, Lilleshall Co., Wellington, Shropshire. Fall of roof.

DAINTY Thomas - 1875 - 14/04/1875 – Age 51 – Pikeman. Harden, E Crapper, Walsall, Stafford. Injured by fall of coal (4 Yard Seam) on 9th. Died this day.

DALE C - 1872 - 23/11/1872 – Age 30 - Collier. Clough Hall, Kinnersley and Co., Newcastle, Stafford. Suffocated by black damp.

DALE E. - 1877 - 30/07/1877 – Age 42 - Collier. Podmore Hall, Cooper and Craig, Newcastle, Stafford. Fall of coal.

DALE G.E. - 1877 - 17/04/1877 – Age 14 – Waggoner. Norton, R Heath and Son, Burslem, Stafford. Fell down shaft from mouthing.

DALE Thomas - 1876 - 01/09/1876 – Age 25 - Collier. Stonethrough, Stonethrough Colliery Co., Kidsgrove, Stafford. Fall of coal.

DALE Thomas - 1878 - 27/03/1878 – Age 26. Apedale Stanier and Co., Newcastle, Stafford. Explosion of firedamp 23 killed.

DALE William - 1878 - 29/07/1878 – Age 23 - Collier. Great Fenton, Stafford Iron and Coal Co., Stoke, Stafford. Thrown down shaft by being drawn up to pulley.

DALEY Albert - 1877 - 23/01/1877 – Age 25. Stonehill, Roscow and Lord, Farnworth, Lancashire. Suffocation. The mine became on fire but the inquest could not agree whether it arose from an explosion or blackdamp or the ingition of a brattice cloth. 18 killed.

DALEY John - 1875 - 07/07/1875 – Driver. Whitehaven, Earl of Lonsdale, Whitehaven, Cumberland. Crushed by cage.

DALGLEISH William - 1874 - 14/11/1874 – Age 55 - Labourer. Callander, Callander Coal Co., Falkirk, Stirling. He ran a hutch into the pit when the cage was not there and the gate standing open.

DALMAN William - 1872 - 02/05/1872 – Age 14 – Driver. Swadlincote, Hall and Boardman, Burton, Derbyshire. Getting into steam hoist whilst in motion.

DANDO For. - 1879 - 23/11/1879 – Age 16 – Pitcher. Himley (ironstone), Earl of Dudley, Kingswinsford, Stafford. Fall of roof between timber settings. Caused by a bump and smooth parting.

DANDO James - 1871 - 16/12/1871 – Age 27 - Collier. New Tredegar, George Elliott and Co., Tredegar, Monmouth. Fall of stone.

DANDO John - 1876 - 18/12/1876. South Wales, South Wales Coal Co., Monmouth. Explosion of firedamp 23 killed.

DANDO Samuel - 1871 - 01/03/1871 – Age 15 - Collier. Mays Hill, Sir Greville Smythe, Bart Coalpit, Heath, Gloucester. Fell out of cage while ascending.

DANIEL D. - 1873 - 11/06/1873 – Age 27 - Collier. Blayneau, D Lloyd and Sons, Llanbedr, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of roof.

DANIEL Daniel - 1871 - 23/11/1871. Black Lake, Horton and Sons, West Bromwich, Stafford. Suffocated whilst asleep by gasses produced by an underground fire. 8 killed.

DANIEL John - 1878 - 11/09/1878 – Haulier. Abercarn, Ebbw Vale Iron Co., Abercarn, Monmouthshire. Explosion of firedamp. 268 killed.

DANIEL Lewis - 1875 - 19/06/1875 – Age 36 - Miner. Great West Van (metalliferous) Great West Van Mining Co., Cardiganshire. The men were setting some timber in the 34 fathom level when a large quantity or rock fell which broke all the work they had done and crushed them. The cause of the fall could not be ascertained. 2 killed.

DANIEL O. - 1871 - 16/04/1871 – Age 16. Gilwen, Norel and Fisher, Swansea, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of stone.

DANIEL Richard - 1875 - 19/06/1875 – Age 46 - Miner. Great West Van (metalliferous), Great West Van Mining Co., Cardiganshire. The men were setting some timber in the 34 fathom level when a large quantity or rock fell which broke all the work they had done and crushed them. The cause of the fall could not be ascertained. 2 killed.

DANIEL Thomas - 1879 - 09/10/1879 – Age 26 - Collier. Cwmaman, Cwmaman Coal Co., Aberdare, Glamorgan. Killed by being crushed between cage and pit eye arch.

DANIEL Thompson - 1877 - 21/11/1877 – Age 20 - Collier. Hetton Minor, Hetton Coal Co., Fence Houses, Durham. Fall of stone while driving alongside an old fallen board.

DANIELS John - 1876 - 05/01/1876. Colliery Jammage, Representatives of the late J Wedgwood, Chesterton, Stafford. Explosion of firedamp caused by gunpowder. 5 killed.

DANIELS Mark - 1878 - 05/08/1878 – Age 29 - Miner. Moor Row (metalliferous), Moor Row Mining Co., Whitehaven, Cumberland. Explosion of dynamite.

DANKS George - 1878 - 07/06/1878 – Age 24 - Dataller. Wood, Richard Evans and Sons, Haydock, Lancashire. Explosion of firedamp after a sudden outburst. 189 killed.

DANNER Samuel - 1877 – 26/07/1877 – Age 40 - Labourer. Blackwell, Blackwell Colliery Co., Alfreton, Derbyshire. Crushed between railway trucks under screens.

DARBY G. - 1876 – 28/11/1876 – Age 73 - Labourer. Gawn, Noah Hingley and Sons, Rowley Regis, Stafford. Injured 25th while assisting to adjust flat chain band, the lengthening chain snapped and struck him on the head. Died this day.

DARBY John - 1877 – 21/02/1877 – Age 21 – Pikeman. Blackheath, WH Dawes, Rowley Regis, Stafford. Fall of shutt or roof overlying the coal suddenly rolled into the work knocked out timber and overwhelmed him before he could escape.

DARBY T - 1871 - 04/12/1871 – Age 14 - Collier. Himley, Earl of Dudley, Brierley Hill, Stafford. Fell under loaded tub and was crushed to death.

DARBYSHIRE ? - 1870 - 19/08/1870. Bryn Hall, W and J Crippin, Wigan, Lancashire. Explosion of gas. 20 killed.

DARBYSHIRE Charles - 1876 - 11/02/1876 – Age 34 - Collier. Prospect, Wigan Coal and Iron Co. Ltd., Standish. Lancashire. Explosion of gas.

DARBYSHIRE John - 1875 - 15/12/1875 – Age 21 - Collier. Crow Orchard, Crow Orchard Colliery Co. Ltd., Skelmersdale, Lancashire. Fall of coal.

DARGAVEL John - 1874 17/12/1874 32 - Collier. Sanquhar Misses Wigham Sanquhar Dumfries Fall of roof.

DARGUE Thomas - 1876 02/06/1876 49 - Collier. East Beechburn Hogg Walton and Co. Bishop Auckland, Durham. Fall of coal while holing. Had neglected to put in props.

DARLING John - 1876 25/02/1876 52 - Collier. Arniston Arniston Coal Co Ltd., Newbattle Edinburgh Fall of roof at face (longwall).

DARLINGTON Daniel - 1876 05/01/1876 Colliery Jammage Representatives of the late J Wedgwood Chesterton Stafford. Explosion of firedamp caused by gunpowder. 5 killed.

DARLINGTON Henry - 1873 30/10/1873 31 - Collier. Trencherbone, Pearson and Knowles Wigan, Lancashire. Fall of stone in 9 Feet mine while holing.

DARLINGTON John - 1878 07/08/1878 29 Fireman Hindley Field Norris and Lees Wigan, Lancashire. Killed by a fall of roof while preparing to set a prop.

DARLINGTON Peter - 1873 24/04/1873 - 18 Roadman Wynnstay New British Iron Co. Ruabon Denbigh Killed by the effects of a blown out shot while blasting in a level in New Coal seam. 7 killed.

DARLINGTON Richard - 1873 17/08/1873 54 - Miner. Derbyshire Silkstone Derbyshire Silkstone Coal Co. Ltd., Chesterfield, Derbyshire. Fall of roof through insufficient timbering.

DARRELL B. - 1872 - 03/05/1872 – Age 60 - Collier. Madeley Wood, Austice and Co., Wellington, Shropshire. Fall of roof.

DARWEN George - 1877 - 30/05/1877 – Age 47 – Coalminer. Blainscough Hall, Blainscough Hall Colliery Co., Coppull, Lancashire. Coal falling.

DATE John - 1874 - 17/12/1874 – Age 27 - Miner. East Wheal Basset (metalliferous), East Wheal Basset Mining Co., Redruth, Cornwall. Premature explosion of a hole.

DAVENHALL W. - 1874 - 25/06/1874 – Age 28 - Collier. Longton Hall, J and A Glover, Longton, Stafford. Fall of coal.

DAVENPORT William - 1873 - 22/02/1873 – Age 59 - Collier. Wyken, Wyken Colliery Co., Coventry, Warwick. Fall of roof.

DAVEY Richard - 1871 - 13/03/1871 – Age 27 - Collier. Holmes Rotherham, Masbrough and Holmes Co., Rotherham, Yorkshire. Fall of pipes in pumping shaft.

DAVEY Thomas - 1879 - 10/03/1879 – Age 12 – Boy. Caldu Llynvi, Tondu and Ogmore Coal and Iron Co. Ltd., Bridgend, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of roof.

DAVID D - 1872 - 01/03/1872 – Age 21 - Collier. Pentrefelin, Vivian and Sons, Swansea, Glamorgan. Killed by a fall of stone.

DAVID E. - 1870 - 10/10/1870 – Age 27 - Collier. Caerphilly, S Holmes, Cardiff, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of coal.

DAVID E. - 1870 - 12/06/1870 – Age 65 – Furnaceman. Tondu, J Brogden and Sons, Bridgend, Glamorgan. Killed by cage.

DAVID Edward - 1879 - 24/02/1879 – Age 17 – Hitcher. Cefn, Bryndu Coal and Coke Co., Bridgend, Glamorgan. Killed by trams on engine plane.

DAVID Evan - 1879 - 19/12/1879 – Age 14 – Greaser. Maesteg Deep, Llwynvi Tondu and Ogmore Co., Maesteg, Glamorgan. Run over by a journey of full trams through the rope breaking.

DAVID John Rees - 1878 - 05/03/1878 – Age 45 - Collier. Ynisfaio, Troedyrhiw Coal Co., Pontypridd, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of roof.

DAVID Thomas - 1875 - 27/02/1875 – Age 23 - Collier. Park Slip Llynvi, Tondu and Ogmore Coal and Iron Co., Bridgend, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of coal.

DAVID W. - 1872 - 14/12/1872 – Age 30 - Collier. Brynwilach, Vivian, Swansea, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of stone.

DAVID William - 1872 - 24/07/1872 – Age 31 - Collier. Forch, Noel Rees Bevan, Aberdare, Glamorgan. Killed by falling down shaft.

DAVIDSON Francis - 1873 - 19/12/1873 – Age 29 - Collier. Greenhead, Coltness Iron Co., Cambusnethan, Lanarkshire. Fall of head coal while shearing it. He had no spurns and was taking down too much at one time.

DAVIDSON H. - 1871 - 05/09/1871 – Age 40 – Rolleywayman. Kettledrum, D Burn, Gateshead, Durham. Fall of stone.

DAVIDSON Isaac - 1878 - 03/09/1878 – Age 29 - Hewer. Allhallows, Messrs Fletcher and Co., Aspatria, Cumberland. Fall of stone.

DAVIDSON Joseph - 1878 - 06/03/1878 – Age 30 – Plumber. Hetton Blossom, Hetton Coal Co., Fence Houses, Durham. Drowned in Main Coal Seam. Was sent with two men to wedge a pipe and tap in a borehole. Orders were given not to touch the boring until the manager arrived which order was disobeyed and the hole put through when a rush of water mixed with stythe took place and on being overcome he fell among the water and was drowned. Body recovered 25th June.

DAVIDSON or DAVISON John W. - 1877 - 29/05/1877 – Age 12 - Waggon greaser. South Hetton, South Hetton Coal Co., Ltd., Fence Houses, Durham. Run over by three ton waggon while lowering it down to the screens.

DAVIDSON Robert - 1871 - 07/09/1871 – Age 30 - Collier. Newbattle, Marquis of Lothian, Dalkeith, Mid Lothian, fall of roof at the face.

DAVIDSON Thomas - 1879 - 28/08/1879 – Age 38 - Collier. Willington, A Strakers and Love, Willington, Durham. Fall of large stone. He left his jud and went into an old board when the fall took place without warning.

DAVIE Robert - 1879 - 07/05/1879 – Age 41 - Collier. Dickson’s Newbattle, Marquis of Lothian, Newbattle, Edinburgh. Fall of coal and side at face while holing Longwall.

DAVIES A. - 1873 - 19/09/1873 – Age 34 – Deputy. Victoria, J Millward, Aldridge, Stafford. Whilst lifting a tub on to the rails the incline chain broke letting loose another tub which struck him and killed him on the spot.

DAVIES Ada - 1875 - 13/02/1765. Not occupied, Woodbridge, Woodbridge Coal Co. Pontyeats, Carmarthen. Killed by getting entangled in machinery. Female.

DAVIES Alford (survivor) - 1878 - 11/09/1878 - Collier. Abercarn, Ebbw Vale Iron Co., Abercarn, Monmouthshire. Explosion of firedamp. 268 killed.

DAVIES Alfred - 1878 - 11/09/1878 - Collier. Abercarn, Ebbw Vale Iron Co., Abercarn, Monmouthshire. Explosion of firedamp. 268 killed.

DAVIES Anthony - 1877 - 10/08/1877 – Age 33 - Collier. Plaskynaston, Plaskynaston Coal Co., Ruabon, Denbigh. Fall of coal.

DAVIES B. - 1870 - 04/02/1870 – Age 32 - Collier. Graigola Cory, Yeo and Co., Clydach, Glamorgan. Killed by trams on the surface.

DAVIES Benjamin - 1877 - 15/02/1877 – Age 71 – Mason. Cethin No.1, R Crawshay, Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan. Killed by stone falling on him, which was knocked down by a slight explosion.

DAVIES C. - 1872 - 25/10/1872. Leycett, Crewe Coal Co., Newcastle, Stafford. Fall of roof.

DAVIES Caleb - 1872 - 14/02/1872 – Age 28 - Collier. Maesteg Methyr, W Davis, Bridgend, Glamorgan. Explosion of gas. It was found that one of the victims had fired a shot although ordered not to do so. 11 killed.

DAVIES Charles - 1874 - 24/03/1874 – Age 41 - Collier. Mold, Argoed Mold, Argoed Colliery Co., Mold, Denbigh. Run over by tubs in jig brow in Hollin Coal.

DAVIES D - 1870 - 08/01/1870 – Age 18 - Labourer. Vochriw No.1, Dowlais Iron Co., Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan. Killed by shaft rope falling off drum. 5 killed.

DAVIES D - 1871 - 04/10/1871 – Age 27 - Labourer. Gadlys, Gadlys Iron Co., Aberdare, Glamorgan. Killed by an explosion of gas. 4 killed.

DAVIES D - 1871 - 06/05/1871. Dowlais, Dowlais Iron Co., Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of coal.

DAVIES D - 1874 - 30/04/1874 - Labourer. Tyla Dowlais (ironstone), Dowlais Iron Co., Dowlais, Glamorgan. Killed by trams.

DAVIES D. - 1870 - 18/02/1870 – Age 38 - Collier. Deep Duffryn, G Brown, Aberdare, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of roof.

DAVIES D. - 1872 - 30/05/1872 – Age 25 - Collier. Maindy, D Davis and Co., Pontypridd, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of stone.

DAVIES D. - 1874 - 17/04/1874 – Age 20 - Labourer. Balenrhondda, London and South Wales Steam Coal Co., Pontypridd, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of stone.

DAVIES D. - 1874 - 19/09/1874 – Age 16 - Collier. Abernant, Aberdare Coal Co., Aberdare, Glamorgan. Killed by explosion of gas.

DAVIES D. - 1874 - 21/09/1874 – Age 15 - Collier. Mountain, Morgan and Thompson, Brynamon, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of coal.

DAVIES D. - 1875 - 13/11/1875 – Age 15 – Doorboy. Cwmaman, Cwmaman Merthyr Smokeless Steam Co., Aberdare, Glamorgan. Killed by trams.

DAVIES D. - 1876 - 01/03/1876 – Age 22 – Hitcher. Park, D Davies and Co., Pontypridd, Glamorgan. Killed by getting under cage at bottom of shaft.

DAVIES D. - 1876 - 01/05/1876 - Collier. Aberdare, Aberdare Coal and Iron Co. Ltd., Aberdare, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of stone.

DAVIES D. - 1876 - 03/03/1876 – Age 36 - Collier. Glyncorrwg, Glyncorrwg Coal Co. Ltd., Briton Ferry, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of stone.

DAVIES D. - 1876 - 15/09/1876 – Age 59 - Collier. Blaengwawr, D Davis and Sons, Aberdare, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of stone.

DAVIES Daniel - 1873 - 07/04/1873 – Age 45 - Collier. Cwn Avon, Copper Co., Port Talbot, Glamorgan. Fall of coal.

DAVIES Daniel - 1876 - 17/02/1876 – Age 27 - Labourer. Tunnel, Dowlais Iron Co., Dowlais, Glamorgan. Killed by trucks.

DAVIES Daniel - 1876 - 18/01/1876 – Age 11 - Collier. Blaina, Nantyglo and Blaina Co., Blaina, Monmouth. Fall of roof.

DAVIES Daniel - 1879 - 19/12/1879 – Age 44 – Repairer. Tylors, A Tylor and Co., Ferndale, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of roof.

DAVIES David (survivor) - 1878 - 11/09/1878 – Repairer. Abercarn, Ebbw Vale Iron Co. Abercarn, Monmouthshire. Explosion of firedamp. 268 killed.

DAVIES David - 1871 - 17/08/1871 – Age 15 - Collier. Bargoed, Dowlais Iron Co., Dowlais, Glamorgan. Killed by stone falling down the shaft.

DAVIES David - 1871 - 19/12/1871 – Age 22 - Collier. Llwynypia, Glamorgan Coal Co., Pontypridd, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of stone. 2 killed.

DAVIES David - 1871 - 30/09/1871 – Age 40 - Collier. Dynevor, New Dynevor Coal Co., Neath, Glamorgan. Killed by an explosion of gas.

DAVIES David - 1873 - 07/10/1873 – Age 29 - Collier. Aberaman, Powell Duffryn Steam Coal Co., Aberdare, Glamorgan. Killed by trams.

DAVIES David - 1873 - 11/12/1873 – Age 20 – Haulier. Cwmbach, Aberdare Iron Co., Aberdare, Glamorgan. Killed by falling down shaft.

DAVIES David - 1873 - 20/12/1873 – Age 18 – Haulier. Forchaman, Powell Duffryn Steam Coal Co., Aberdare, Glamorgan. Killed by cage at bottom of the shaft.

DAVIES David - 1876 - 17/01/1896 – Age 28 - Collier. Bwllfa David, Davies and Co., Pontypridd, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of stone from side of sinking shaft.

DAVIES David - 1877 - 10/03/1877 – Age 30. Weifagh, Siemens Landore Steel Co. Ltd., Swansea, Glamorgan. Killed by explosion of gas. - 18 killed.

DAVIES David - 1877 - 10/03/1877 – Age 31. Weifagh, Siemens Landore Steel Co. Ltd., Swansea, Glamorgan. Killed by explosion of gas. - 18 killed.

DAVIES David - 1877 - 10/05/1877 – Age 49 - Collier. Dare, David Davies and Co., Pontypridd, Glamorgan. Killed by a fall of stone.

DAVIES David - 1877 - 17/03/1877 – Age 39 - Collier. Cyfartha, R Crawshay, Merthyr, Glamorgan. Killed by an explosion of gas.

DAVIES David - 1878 - 06/06/1878 – Age 63 – Timberer. Vochriw No.1, Dowlais Iron Co., Dowlais, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of roof.

DAVIES David - 1878 - 10/08/1878 – Age 18 - Collier. Ynysfaio, Troedyrhiw Coal Co., Pontypridd, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of roof.

DAVIES David - 1878 - 11/09/1878 - Collier. Abercarn, Ebbw Vale Iron Co., Abercarn, Monmouthshire. Explosion of firedamp. 268 killed.

DAVIES David - 1878 - 11/09/1878. Shackler Abercarn, Ebbw Vale Iron Co., Abercarn, Monmouthshire. Explosion of firedamp. 268 killed.

DAVIES David - 1878 - 15/04/1878 – Age 14 - Collier. Westernmoor, Westernmoor Colliery Co., Neath, Glamorgan. Killed by inundation of water from old workings. 4 killed.

DAVIES David - 1878 - 15/10/1878 - 14 Collierboy Merthyr Dare Bwllfa and Merthyr Dare Colliery Co. Ltd., Aberdare Glamorgan. Killed by fall of coal.

DAVIES David - 1878 - 18/05/1878 32 - Collier. No.1 Aberdare Coal Co., Aberadre Glamorgan. Killed by fall of roof. 2 killed.

DAVIES David - 1878 - 26/02/1878 – Age 27 - Collier. Main, Dynevor United Collieries Co. Ltd., Neath, Glamorgan. Killed by overwinding. 2 killed.

DAVIES David - 1879 - 07/02/1879 – Age 40 - Collier. Mardy, Rhymney Iron Co., Mardy, Monmouthshire. Fall of coal.

DAVIES David - 1879 - 26/02/1879 – Age 13 - Collier’s boy. Gadlys, Gadlys Coal and Iron Co., Aberdare, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of roof.

DAVIES David - 1879 - 29/09/1879 – Age 22 - Collier. Cwmaman, Cwmaman Coal Co., Aberdare, Glamorgan. Killed by falling under cage.

DAVIES E. - 1870 - 24/09/1870 – Age 15 – Hitcher. Aber, LH Williams, Bridgend, Glamorgan. Killed by trams.

DAVIES E. - 1871 - 26/05/1871 – Age 60 - Collier. Iguborewen, S Thomas, Aberdare, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of coal.

DAVIES E. - 1874 - 29/01/1874 – Age 16 – Haulier. Western Merthyr, Nixon and Bell, Swansea, Glamorgan. Killed by trams on engine plane.

DAVIES E. - 1875 - 18/10/1875 – Age 25 - Collier. Ocean, D Davies and Co., Pontypridd, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of coal.

DAVIES E. - 1876 - 15/12/1876 – Age 55 – Fireman. Fallings Heath, Thomas Longmore, Darlaston, Stafford. While drilling a hole for a shot at way end a mass of the seam fell from a slip off side of gateroad.

DAVIES Ebenezer - 1875 - 30/04/1875 – Age 69 - Collier. Red Ash, Llantrisant Red Ash Coal Co., Llantrisant, Glamorgan. Killed by falling off tram whilst ascending sinking shaft.

DAVIES Edmund - 1878 - 08/11/1878 – Age 30 – Haulier. Bwllfa, Bwllfa and Merthyr Dare Colliery Co. Ltd., Aberdare, Glamorgan. Killed by falling out of cage while descending the cage having got out of the guides. 3 killed.

DAVIES Edward - 1873 - 29/07/173 – Age 35 - Collier. Nantyglo, Nantyglo Co. Ltd., Nantyglo, Monmouth. Fall of coal.

DAVIES Edward - 1879 - 13/01/1879 – Age 20 - Labourer. Dinas, Middle Coffin and Co., Pontypridd, Glamorgan. Killed by an explosion of gas. 63 killed.

DAVIES Edwin - 1878 - 11/09/1878 - Collier. Abercarn, Ebbw Vale Iron Co., Abercarn, Monmouthshire. Explosion of firedamp. 268 killed.

DAVIES Edwin - 1878 - 25/11/1878 – Age 16 – Stoker. Navigation, Nixon Taylor and Cory, Aberdare, Glamorgan. Killed by waggons on surface.

DAVIES Enoch - 1871 - 24/02/1871 – Age 30. Pentre, Church and Pentre, Pontypridd, Glamorgan. Killed by an explosion of gas. 38 killed.

DAVIES Enoch - 1875 - 25/05/1875 - Collier. Penclawdd, Amman Iron Co., Swansea, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of stone.

DAVIES Evan - 1877 - 10/03/1877 – Age 29. Weifagh, Siemans Landore Steel Co. Ltd., Swansea, Glamorgan. Killed by explosion of gas. - 18 killed.

DAVIES Evan - 1877 - 10/04/1877 – Age 52 - Roadsman. Aberdare, Aberdare Merthyr Steam Coal Co. Ltd., Hirwain Glamorgan. Killed by a fall of stone.

DAVIES Evan - 1879 - 13/01/1879 – Age 52 - Lamp station man. Dinas, Middle Coffin and Co., Pontypridd, Glamorgan. Killed by an explosion of gas. 63 killed.

DAVIES G - 1871 - 03/10/1871 – Age 28 - Collier. Dowlais, Dowlais Iron Co., Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of stone.

DAVIES G. - 1872 - 08/08/1872 – Age 12 – Waggoner. Dawley, Coalbrookdale Co., Wellington, Shropshire. Fall of roof.

DAVIES George - 1875 - 25/01/1875 – Sinker. Ocean, David Davies and Co., Ogmore Valley, Glamorgan. Killed by stone from side of shaft.

DAVIES George - 1876 - 14/02/1876 – Fireman. Penycraig, Penycraig Coal Co., Pontypridd, Glamorgan. Killed by trams on incline plane.

DAVIES George - 1876 - 24/07/1876 – Age 19 - Collier. Abercwmboy, D Davis and Co., Aberdare, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of stone.

DAVIES Gerald (injured) - 1876 – 11/12/76 – Age 33 – Carpenter. Trecatty (opencast quarry), Mid Glamorgan. Stood on engine cover to haul rope provided to pull suction hose and fell, skull fractured.

DAVIES H. - 1870 – 26/12/1870 – Age 18 - Collier. Gadlys, Gadlys Iron Co., Aberdare, Glamorgan. Killed by machinery on surface. He with several others had been drinking in the engine house and in passing got entangled with the machinery although it was improperly fenced as was required by the Act of Parliament.

DAVIES H. - 1871 – 20/05/1871 – Doorboy. Main, Duffryn Coal Co., Neath, Glamorgan. Killed by being crushed by trams.

DAVIES H. - 1874 – 20/05/1874 – Age 23 – Sinker. Bwllfa Ocean, Steam Coal Co., Pontypridd, Glamorgan. Killed by explosion of gas. 2 killed.

DAVIES H. - 1875 – 13/07/1875 – Age 23 – Sinker. Tonyrefail, H Begg, Pontypridd, Glamorgan. Killed by a trolley falling down shaft on them. 2 killed.

DAVIES Henry - 1878 - 11/09/1878 - Collier. Abercarn, Ebbw Vale Iron Co., Abercarn, Monmouthshire. Explosion of firedamp. 268 killed.

DAVIES Howell - 1879 - 08/03/1879 – Age 26 – Repairer. Maerdy Lockets, Merthyr Steam Coal Co., Pontypridd, Glamorgan. Killed by falling into sump.

DAVIES Hugh - 1878 - 20/03/1878 – Age 13 - Collier. Clinmill No.2, Aberdare and Plymouth Coal Co., Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan. Killed by an explosion of gas. 2 killed.

DAVIES Humphrey - 1878 - 21/10/1878 – Age 27 - Slate Miner. Oakley Upper (metalliferous), The Rhiwbryfdir Slate Co., Merionethshire. Died from injuries received from an explosion of a charge of powder to which he returned after firing it under the impression that it had gone off.

DAVIES Ishmael - 1878 - 30/05/1878 – Age 28 - Collier. Pendwll, Thomas Clayton, Wrexham, Denbigh. Explosion of gas 6 killed.

DAVIES Ivor - 1876 - 14/09/1876 – Age 14 - Collier. Plymouth, Plymouth Iron Co., Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of stone.

DAVIES J - 1870 - 16/03/1870 – Age 25 - Collier. Dowlais, Dowlais Iron Co., Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of roof.

DAVIES J - 1870 - 30/09/1870 – Age 13 – Hitcher. Moreton, Williamson and Co., Tenby, Pembroke. Killed by an explosion of gas. 2 killed.

DAVIES J R - 1878 - 27/02/1878 – Age 55 - Collier. Ynisfaio, Troedyrhiw Coal Co., Pontypridd, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of coal.

DAVIES J. - 1870 - 02/08/1870 – Age 25 - Labourer. Park, W Davies, Pontypridd, Glamorgan. Killed by trams.

DAVIES J. - 1870 - 30/11/1870 – Age 34 - Collier. Wern, J Jones and Co., Swansea, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of roof.

DAVIES J. - 1873 - 18/12/1873 – Age 19 – Sinker. Treystrop, J Davies, Haverfordwest, Pembroke. Fell down shaft whilst sinking it.

DAVIES J. - 1873 - 23/08/1873 – Age 19 - Collier. Cwmbach, Thomas Glasbrook, Swansea, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of roof.

DAVIES J. - 1874 - 14/04/1874 – Age 13 – Greaser. Greenway, Neath Abbey Coal Co., Neath, Glamorgan. Killed by trams passing over him on the tip. He had no business with the train and had been cautioned not to go near the trams.

DAVIES J. - 1874 - 15/07/1874 – Age 42 - Labourer. Ifton Rhyn, Ifton Rhyn Co., Oswestry, Shropshire. Fell from scaffold down the pit.

DAVIES J. - 1876 - 23/02/1876 – Age 26 - Collier. Bute, Aberdare Rhondda Steam Coal Co., Aberdare, Glamorgan. Killed by trams on engine plane.

DAVIES Jabez - 1873 - 10/01/1873 – Age 12 – Haulier. Golynos, William Richards, Monmouth. The incline chain caught him and carried him up to the drum.

DAVIES Jacob - 1873 - 28/06/1873 – Age 35 - Night deputy. Gospel Oak, Grazebrook and Ashton, Tipton, Stafford. Accidentally pushed tub into shaft at mid-working and followed it.

DAVIES James - 1870 - 08/10/1870 – Age 31 – Overman. Abercwmboy, David Davies and Sons, Aberdare, Glamorgan. Killed by an explosion of gas. 5 killed.

DAVIES James - 1870 - 14/02/1870. Morfa Vivian and Sons, Taibach, Glamorgan. Explosion of gas. 30 killed.

DAVIES James - 1873 – 15/11/1873 – Age 38 - Collier. Plaskynaston, Plaskynaston Coal Co., Ruabon, Denbigh. Fall of coal while drawing a sprag.
DAVIES James - 1878 – 11/09/1878 – Haulier. Abercarn, Ebbw Vale Iron Co., Abercarn, Monmouthshire. Explosion of firedamp. 268 killed.

DAVIES James - 1879 - 07/04/1879 – Age 35 - Collier. Glyn, Ebbw Vale Steel & Iron Co., Monmouth. Injured by fall of stone. Died 9th.

DAVIES James Evans - 1871 - 30/08/1871 – Age 15 – Sinker. Brynmally, Thomas Clayton, Wrexham, Denbigh. Fall of coal.

DAVIES Job - 1877 - 10/03/1877 – Age 16. Weifagh, Siemans Landore Steel Co. Ltd., Swansea, Glamorgan. Killed by explosion of gas. - 18 killed.

DAVIES John (survivor) - 1878 - 11/09/1878 - Collier. Abercarn, Ebbw Vale Iron Co., Abercarn, Monmouthshire. Explosion of firedamp. 268 killed.

DAVIES John - 1870 - 21/01/1870 - Hewer. Crosby, Crosby Colliery Co., Maryport, Cumberland. Fall of coal.

DAVIES John - 1871 - 15/12/1871 – Age 19 – Haulier. Ferndale, D Davies and Son, Pontypridd, Glamorgan. Killed by trams on self-acting incline.

DAVIES John - 1872 - 06/12/1872 – Age 19 – Filler. Dawley, Coalbrookdale Co., Wellington, Shropshire. Breakage of three link chain. 8 killed.

DAVIES John - 1873 - 20/03/1873 – Age 25 - Collier. Lower Duffryn, Powell Duffryn Steam Coal Co., Aberdare, Glamorgan. Fall of roof.

DAVIES John - 1873 - 29/07/1873 - Collier. Gwendraeth, D Watney, Llanelly, Carmarthen. Killed by fall of roof.

DAVIES John - 1874 - 06/05/1874 – Age 18 – Waggonrider. Hafod-y-Bwch, Ruabon Coal Co Ltd., Ruabon, Denbigh. Crushed between tub and side of Main Coal Seam.

DAVIES John - 1875 - 04/12/1875. New Tredegar, Powell Duffryn Co., Tredegar, Monmouth. Explosion of firedamp 23 killed.

DAVIES John - 1875 - 15/10/1875 – Age 24 - Slate Miner. Aberllefenny, Captain RD Pryce, Merionethshire. These men were engaged raising slate of a stope near the edge of an underground shaft by which the slate raised was lowered to a level 30 yards below. While they were thus employed the rock on which they stood suddenly slid down into the shaft carrying them with it. The ground had parted at an oblique joint of which I was assured there were no indications before the accident. 2 killed.

DAVIES John - 1875 - 25/06/1875 – Age 50 – Flueman. Rhondda, Merthyr Rhondda, Merthyr Coal Co., Pontypridd, Glamorgan. Killed by falling down shaft.

DAVIES John - 1877 - 02/08/1877 – Age 36 - Collier. Plaskynaston, Plaskynaston Coal Co., Ruabon, Denbigh. Crushed between trams at bottom of incline.

DAVIES John - 1877 - 17/11/1877 – Age 55 - Collier. Taibach, Aberdare and Plymouth Coal Co., Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of stone.

DAVIES John - 1877 - 20/03/1877 – Age 66 - Collier. Taibach, Aberdare and Plymouth Coal and Iron Co., Merthyr, Glamorgan. Killed by cage at bottom of shaft.

DAVIES John - 1878 - 08/06/1878 – Age 14 - Collier. Dare, D Davies and Co., Pontypridd, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of roof.

DAVIES John - 1878 - 11/09/1878 – Repairer. Abercarn, Ebbw Vale Iron Co., Abercarn, Monmouthshire. Explosion of firedamp. 268 killed.

DAVIES John - 1878 - 13/07/1878 – Age 24 - Labourer. Palmerston (metalliferous), The Welsh Slate Co., Merionethshire. Died from injuries received 12th through being thrown by a tram from a quay in the mine.

DAVIES John - 1878 - 16/04/1878 – Age 40 – Carpenter. Gwern, Llansamlet Coal Co., Swansea, Glamorgan. Killed at bottom of shaft.

DAVIES John - 1878 - 27/02/1878 – Age 55 – Sinker. Elm, George Watkinson and Sons Ltd., Wrexham, Denbigh. Fell from hoppet descending pit due to his own carelessness.

DAVIES John - 1878 - 30/05/1878 – Age 20 - Collier. Pendwll, Thomas Clayton, Wrexham, Denbigh. Explosion of gas 6 killed.

DAVIES John - 1879 - 09/02/1879 – Age 32 - Pitman. Deep, Duffryn Nixon Taylor and Cory, Mountain Ash, Glamorgan. Killed by overbalancing and falling from stage in shaft.

DAVIES John - 1879 - 25/08/1879 – Age 46 – Manager. Cwmbach, Cwmbach Coal Co., Swansea, Glamorgan. Killed by machinery falling on him.

DAVIES John - 1879 - 27/09/1879 – Age 28 - Hooker-on. Broughton, Broughton Coal Co., Wrexham, Denbigh. He was assisting to get a guide rope out of the pit when the chain by which it was being raised broke and he being inside the coil of the rope was dragged into the pit as it fell back.

DAVIES Jonathan - 1871 - 17/03/1871 – Age 13 - Drawer. Haydock, Richard Evans and Sons, St. Helens, Lancashire. Injuries received by trams and tubs.

DAVIES Jonathan - 1877 - 07/06/1877 – Age 50 - Labourer. Garth Llynvi, Tondu & Ogmore Coal and Oron Co. Ltd., Aberdare, Glamorgan. Killed by trams on inclined plane.

DAVIES Joseph - 1877 - 24/11/1877 – Age 26 - Collier. Blakelow, Blakelow Colliery Co., Hanley, Stafford. Went into firedamp with candle after being provided with a safety lamp.

DAVIES Joseph - 1879 - 19/11/1879 – Age 19 – Haulier. Ty Trist, Tredegar Iron Co., Monmouth. Fall of stone caused by tram getting off way and knocking out some timber.

DAVIES Josiah - 1877 - 10/04/1877 – Age 30 - Collier. Braich-y-Cymmer, Braich-y-Cymmer Coal Co., Bridgend, Glamorgan. Killed by a fall of stone.

DAVIES L - 1870 - 18/02/1870 – Age 38 - Collier. Dowlais, Dowlais Iron Co., Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of roof.

DAVIES L - 1874 - 07/12/1874 – Sinker. Ogmore (Sinking,) Ocean Steam Coal Co., Bridgend, Glamorgan. Killed by an explosion of gas while engaged in walling the sinking shaft. 5 killed.

DAVIES L. - 1874 - 07/12/1874 - N/A Sinker. Edwards Pit, Glamorgan. 2 killed.

DAVIES Lewis - 1875 - 08/06/1875 - Collier. Penrhiwfer, Glamorgan Coal Co., Pontypridd, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of stone.

DAVIES or DAVIS George - 1877 - 22/10/1877 – Age 26 - Miner. Blantyre, William Dixon and Co., Blantyre, Lanarkshire. Explosion of firedamp. 207 killed.

DAVIES Owen - 1873 - 22/05/1873 – Age 24 – Sinker. Pendygris, Herbert Kirkhouse, Pontypridd, Glamorgan. Killed by man falling on him. 2 killed.

DAVIES Phillip - 1871 - 07/12/1871 – Age 50 – Roadman. Navigation, Nixon Taylor and Co., Aberdare, Glamorgan. Killed by trams on engine plane.

DAVIES R. - 1874 - 17/06/1874 – Age 36 - Collier. Hanncoed, Primrose Coal Co., Pontardawe, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of stone.

DAVIES Richard - 1874 - 18/03/1874 – Age 30 – Weighman. Pewfall, Richard Evans and Co., St. Helens, Lancashire. Crushed between waggons.

DAVIES Richard - 1876 - 17/01/1876 – Age 28 - Collier. Bwllfa, David Davies and Co., Pontypridd, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of stone from side of sinking shaft.

DAVIES Robert - 1871 - 24/02/1871 – Age 23. Pentre, Church and Pentre, Pontypridd, Glamorgan. Killed by an explosion of gas. 38 killed.

DAVIES Robert - 1873 - 15/11/1873 – Age 21 - Collier. Drumpeller No.4, Drumpeller Coal Co., Coatbridge, Lanarkshire. Fall of coal while engaged taking it down.

DAVIES Robert - 1874 - 25/04/1875 – Age 35 - Miner. Roanhead (metalliferous), Kennedy Bros, Lancashire. Suffocated by highly vitiated by the accidental burning of timber in the mine. 2 killed.

DAVIES Roger - 1872 - 21/05/1872 – Age 32 - Collier. Tredegar, Tredegar Iron Co., Tredegar, Monmouth. Hurt by fall of roof 21st. Died next day.

DAVIES S. - 1871 - 07/02/1871 – Age 24 - Collier. Tyrcenol, J Glasbrook, Swansea, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of roof.

DAVIES S. - 1875 - 22/10/1875 – Age 54 - Collier. Dowlais, Dowlais Iron Co., Dowlais, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of coal.

DAVIES Samuel - 1875 - 02/02/1875 – Age 44 - Miner. Roman Gravels (metalliferous), Roman Gravels Mines Co., Shropshire. It is supposed that a piece of timber had been placed for the purpose of supporting a large quantity of rubbish slipped at one end while the deceased was standing under it and thus caused him to be crushed to death.

DAVIES Stephen - 1878 - 31/07/1878 – Age 45 - Collier. Pemberton, Jonathan Blundell and Sons, Wigan, Lancashire. Was run over by a loaded tub another man who was following him out along a level.

DAVIES Stephen - 1879 - 12/12/1879 – Age 32 - Collier. Bargoed Longwork, Dowlais Iron Co., Dowlais, Glamorgan. He was hammering a pricker into a borehole and the powder ignited.

DAVIES T - 1871 - 20/05/1871 – Age 55. Upper Duffryn, Powell Duffryn Steam Coal Co., Aberdare, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of coal.

DAVIES T - 1872 - 06/12/1872 – Age 15 - Hooker-on. Hadley (ironstone), Leighton and Grenfell, Wellington, Shropshire. Hung to hook and fell part way.

DAVIES T - 1874 - 07/12/1874 - N/A – Sinker. Edwards Pit, Glamorgan. 2 killed.

DAVIES T - 1874 - 07/12/1874 – Sinker. Ogmore (Sinking), Ocean Steam Coal Co., Bridgend, Glamorgan. Killed by an explosion of gas while engaged in walling the sinking shaft. 5 killed.

DAVIES T - 1874 - 26/09/1874 – Age 23 – Mason. Bryn Cethin, Barrow Steam Coal Co., Bridgend, Glamorgan. Killed by falling down sinking shaft. A part of the cast iron crab winch broke. The stage canted and seven men fell. Two were saved. At the inquest I recommended wooden crabs to be substituted for the cast iron ones. 5 killed.

DAVIES T. - 1870 - 24/06/1870 – Age 40 - Collier. Pwllfawr, Neath Abbey Coal Co., Glyn Neath, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of coal.

DAVIES T. - 1875 - 10/10/1875 – Age 73 – Engineer. Abercwmboy, D Davis and Sons, Aberdare, Glamorgan. Killed by flywheel.

DAVIES T. - 1875 - 11/12/1875 – Age 15 – Driver. Silkstone, Pope and Pearson, Normanton, Yorkshire. Crushed by corves.

DAVIES T. - 1876 - 20/12/1876 – Age 18 – Trammer. Rhydydefed, P Richard, Swansea, Glamorgan. Killed by trams on engine plane.

DAVIES T. - 1876 - 24/08/1876 – Age 22 - Collier. Maindy Pontypridd, D Davis and Co., Glamorgan. Killed by fall of stone.

DAVIES T. - 1876 - 28/09/1876 – Age 21 – Haulier. Ynysfeio, Troedyrhiw Coal Co., Treherbert, Glamorgan. Killed by trams.

DAVIES Thomas - 1871 - 09/09/1871 – Age 63 - Collier. Tyla Coch, Tyla Coch Coal Co., Pontypridd, Glamorgan. Killed by a fall of stone.

DAVIES Thomas - 1871 - 23/10/1871 – Age 42 - Collier. Carway, Carway Coal Co., Kidwelly, Carmarthen. Killed by fall of coal.

DAVIES Thomas - 1873 - 13/02/1873 – Age 30 – Wasteman. Navigation, Nixon Taylor and Cory, Aberdare, Glamorgan. Killed by cage.

DAVIES Thomas - 1873 - 15/10/1873 – Age 22 - Collier. River Level, Aberdare Iron Co., Aberdare, Glamorgan. Killed by shot igniting prematurely. Proper tools were being used.

DAVIES Thomas - 1876 - 07/10/1876 – Age 15 – Hod boy. Van (metalliferous), Van Mining Co., Montgomeryshire. He was employed by some stone masons who were building a new engine house and while he was engaged a lump of clay fell on him from the side of an excavation and caused his immediate death.

DAVIES Thomas - 1877 - 04/08/1877 – Age 50 - Collier. Clydach Vale, Samuel Thomas, Aberdare, Glamorgan. Killed by a fall of coal.

DAVIES Thomas - 1877 - 07/07/1877 – Age 16 - Collier. Penydarran, Dowlais Iron Co., Merthyr, Glamorgan. Killed by scalding to death.

DAVIES Thomas - 1878 - 05/02/1878 – Age 45 – Repairer. Weigfach, J Glassbrook and Sons, Swansea, Glamorgan. Killed by trams on the engine plane.

DAVIES Thomas - 1878 - 11/09/1878 - Collier. Abercarn, Ebbw Vale Iron Co., Abercarn, Monmouthshire. Explosion of firedamp. 268 killed.

DAVIES Thomas - 1878 - 11/09/1878 – Haulier. Abercarn, Ebbw Vale Iron Co., Abercarn, Monmouthshire. Explosion of firedamp. 268 killed.

DAVIES Thomas - 1878 - 19/02/1878 – Age 39 - Collier. Mardy, Rhymney Iron Co., Monmouthshire. Fall of stone.

DAVIES Thomas - 1878 - 20/03/1878 – Age 19 - Collier. Clinmill No.2, Aberdare and Plymouth Coal Co., Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan. Killed by an explosion of gas. 2 killed.

DAVIES Thomas - 1879 - 07/05/1879 – Age 23 - Collier. Blaynea, D Lloyd, Llandebie, Glamorgan. Killed by falling under trams upon underground incline. He was riding on a full tub journey.

DAVIES Thomas - 1879 - 17/04/1879 – Age 15 – Boy. Llanerch, Tyrissa Foxhole Patent Anthracite Coke Co., Swansea, Glamorgan. Killed by inundation of water from old workings.

DAVIES Thomas - 1879 - 29/09/1879 – Age 25 - Collier. Plaskynaston, Plaskynaston Coal Co., Ruabon, Denbigh. He was replacing a broken prop and accidentally knocked out the temporary prop from under the bar letting several bars and a large quantity of roof down on him.

DAVIES U. - 1876 - 07/02/1876 – Haulier. Pontywain, Dowlais Iron Co., Dowlais, Glamorgan. Killed by trams on engine plane.

DAVIES W - 1870 - 25/07/1870 – Age 25 - Collier. Bargoed, Dowlais Iron Co., Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of roof.

DAVIES W. - 1873 - 09/01/1873 – Age 18 - Collier. Woodbridge, David Edwards, Llanelly, Carmarthen. Inundation of water from old working.

DAVIES W. - 1874 - 21/10/1874 - Collier. Hendreladais, Yniscedwyn Coal and Iron Co., Ystalyfera, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of stone.

DAVIES W. - 1878 - 29/11/1878 – Age 18 – Haulier. Penydarran No.2, Dowlais Iron Co., Dowlais, Glamorgan. Killed by falling under trams.

DAVIES William (survivor) - 1878 - 11/09/1878 - Collier. Abercarn, Ebbw Vale Iron Co., Abercarn, Monmouthshire. Explosion of firedamp. 268 killed.

DAVIES William - 1870 - 11/10/1870 – Age 38 - Collier. Vron, Maurice and Low, Wrexham, Denbigh. Explosion of gunpowder. 4 killed.

DAVIES William - 1872 - 11/07/1872 – Age 46 - Collier. Blaenavon, Blaenavon Co., Blaenavon, Monmouth. Explosion in Dodds Slope 11th. Died 13th.

DAVIES William - 1872 - 15/06/1872 – Age 58 – Furnaceman. Park D Davis and Co., Pontypridd, Glamorgan. Killed by being drawn up to the sheave. A person named William Thomas, who was insane, got into the enginehouse and started the engine and could not stop it.

DAVIES William - 1873 - 05/04/1873 – Age 66 - Collier. Llantwit and Black View, Llantwit and Black View Co. Ltd., Llantwit, Glamorgan. Fall of coal occasioned by a slip.

DAVIES William - 1873 - 26/11/1873 – Age 24. Cae Cam, Swansea Colliery Co., Loughor, Glamorgan. Killed by crab running wild and deceased falling down shaft. 2 killed.

DAVIES William - 1875 - 15/10/1875 – Age 52 - Slate Miner. Aberllefenny, Captain RD Pryce, Merionethshire. These men were engaged raising slate of a stope near the edge of an underground shaft by which the slate raised was lowered to a level 30 yards below. While they were thus employed the rock on which they stood suddenly slid down into the shaft carrying them with it. The ground had parted at an oblique joint of which I was assured there were no indications before the accident. 2 killed.

DAVIES William - 1876 - 16/08/1876 – Age 53 - Collier. Voichriw, Dowlais Iron Co., Dowlais, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of stone.

DAVIES William - 1876 - 28/02/1876 – Age 43 - Labourer. Tor Cefn, Evans and Bevan, Neath, Glamorgan. Killed by trucks.

DAVIES William - 1877 - 16/01/1877 – Age 17 - Collier. Cilely, Great Western Railway Co., Pontypridd, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of coal.

DAVIES William - 1877 - 26/07/1877 - Foreman sinker. Brithweunydd No.6, Glamorgan Coal Co., Pontypridd, Glamorgan. Killed by a stone falling from side of shaft.

DAVIES William - 1878 - 11/09/1878 - Master haulier. Abercarn, Ebbw Vale Iron Co., Abercarn, Monmouthshire. Explosion of firedamp. 268 killed.

DAVIES William - 1878 - 16/08/1878 – Age 26 – Screener. Varteg Hill, J Vipond and Co., Monmouthshire. Was standing on a railway waggon and directed those above to tip coal down. He neglected to get out of the way and was crushed by the shoot of the screen.

DAVIES William - 1879 - 05/06/1879 – Age 32 – Sinker. Portland No.2, Butterley Coal and Iron Co., Pinxton, Derbyshire. At work widening an old shaft when pudlocks broke and he fell to the bottom of the shaft. 2 killed.

DAVIES William - 1879 - 10/12/1879 – Age 26 - Collier. Park, D Davies and Co., Treorky, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of roof.

DAVIES William - 1879 - 14/11/1879 – Age 20 - Collier. Wingfield, Wingfield Colliery Co., Glamorgan. Fall of stone.

DAVIES William - 1879 - 18/08/1879 – Age 42 – Haulier. New Brithdir, Dowlais Iron Co., Glamorgan. Fell under trams. Died 18th Sept.

DAVIES William - 1879 - 19/06/1879 – Age 26 - Collier. No.4, Ebbw Vale Steel & Iron Co., Sirhowy, Monmouth. Fall of coal.

DAVIES William - 1879 - 20/04/1879 – Age 30 – Carpenter. South Wales, South Wales Coal Co., Monmouth. While repairing a break of the winding engine which was being slowly turned round a gouge he was using got caught and was struck by it and thrown into the drum pit.

DAVIES William Henry - 1878 - 11/09/1878 - Collier. Abercarn, Ebbw Vale Iron Co., Abercarn, Monmouthshire. Explosion of firedamp. 268 killed.

DAVIES William Jnr - 1878 - 11/09/1878 – Haulier. Abercarn, Ebbw Vale Iron Co., Abercarn, Monmouthshire. Explosion of firedamp. 268 killed.

DAVIS Abraham - 1872 - 29/02/1872 - Collier. Lindsay, Wigan Coal and Iron Co., Wigan, Lancashire. Fall of roof.

DAVIS Amos - 1873 - 14/10/1873 – Age 23 - Collier. Manvers Main, Manvers Main Coal Co., Rotherham. Yorkshire. Fall of coal.

DAVIS Andrew - 1872 - 13/05/1872 – Age 30 - Collier. Thatch, Lucy Loxley, Forest of Dean, Gloucester. Fall of coal.
DAVIS Charles - 1875 - 29/07/1875 – Age 31 – Haulier. Blaenavon, Blaenavon Iron Co., Blaenavon, Monmouth. Fall of clod Died 6th Aug.

DAVIS D - 1872 - 09/03/1872 – Age 63 - Labourer. Blaengwawr, W Davis, Bridgend, Glamorgan. Killed by fall of coal.

DAVIS David - 1879 - 27/09/1879 – Age 39 – Shifter. South Durham, South Durham Coal Co. Bishop Auckland, Durham. Fall of stone in a gateway after a shot he could not get it down and when attempting to prop it fell.

DAVIS E. - 1870 - 17/05/1870 - Pikeman. Oak, Davis and Caddick, Bloxwich, Stafford. Fall of coal in thin mine.

DAVIS E. - 1872 - 14/02/1872 - Labourer. Tylacoch, Tylacoch Coal Co., Pontypridd, Glamorgan. Killed by truck passing over him.

DAVIS E. - 1872 - 19/05/1872 – Age 22 – Sinker. Chapel House, Edward Smith, Skelmesdale, Lancashire. Falling out of hoppet.

DAVIS Edward - 1874 - 14/04/1874. Astley, Dunkirk Co., Dukinfield, Cheshire. Explosion of firedamp. 54 killed.

DAVIS Edward - 1879 - 05/08/1879 – Age 32 - Hewer. Bedlington, Bedlington Coal Co., Morpeth, Northumberland. Fall of coal.

DAVIS Elias - 1877 - 28/05/1877 – Age 62 – Fireman. Deep, Nentyglo and Blain Co., Monmouth. Killed by an explosion of gas.

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