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Date

Name

Age

Colliery

How Caused

18- Mar -1800

Francis Rowley

 

Oakthorpe

Overcome by blackdamp

19- May -1800

Thomas Smith

9

Denby

Fell down the shaft

27- May -1800

Henry Barksby

18

West Hallam

Fell down the shaft

24- Jun -1800

John Jewsbury

 

Butterley pit

Rope broke

24- Jun -1800

Joseph Walton

Boy

Butterley pit

Rope broke

29- Oct -1800

Charles Straw

9

Ilkeston

Fell down the shaft

14- Oct -1801

Samuel Riley

 

Denby

Rope broke

07- Dec -1801

Unnamed

 

Chesterfield area

Explosion of methane

07- Dec -1801

Unnamed

 

Chesterfield area

Explosion of methane

12- Feb -1802

Francis Gregory

9

West Hallam

Fell down the shaft

00- Aug -1802

Boy

 

West Hallam

Fell down the shaft

20- Dec -1802

William Hallam

 

West Hallam

Stone fell down the shaft

30- Dec -1802

Unnamed

 

Denby

Rope Broke

30- Dec -1802

Unnamed

 

Denby

Rope Broke

00- Apr -1803

John Slack

 

Beighton

Fell down the shaft

12- May -1803

Samuel Higgott

 

Ripley

Fell down the shaft

02- Oct -1803

William Twells

 

Ilkeston area

Fell down the shaft 30- Sep -

06- Oct -1803

George Davis

 

Codnor Park

Rope Broke

17- Nov -1803

Thomas Stenson

 

West Hallam

Fell down the shaft

20- Nov -1804

Joseph Bacon

 

Lings

Fell down the shaft

02- Dec -1804

William Booker

 

Staveley

Stone fell down the shaft

00- Feb -1805

Charles Wingfield

 

Chesterfield area

Fell down the shaft

00- Feb -1805

Unnamed boy

 

West Hallam

Caught in Whimsey engine

00- Feb -1805

Unnamed

 

Measham

Fall of roof

31- May -1805

Unnamed boy

 

Alfreton

Fell down the shaft

02- Jun -1805

Unnamed

 

Chesterfield area

Fall of roof

00- Jul -1805

Unnamed

 

Ripley

Fell down the shaft

00- Jan -1806

 Orange

 

Chesterfield area

Explosion of methane

07- Feb -1806

Fall of roof

 

Heage

Fall of roof

00- May -1806

Fall of roof

 

Chesterfield area

Fell down the shaft

00- May -1807

Unnamed

 

Staveley

A brick fell down the shaft

00- May -1807

Unnamed

 

Dronfield

Crushed by shaft bucket

06- Jan -1808

Charles Hunt

 

Denby

Fell down the shaft

04- Jul -1808

Charles Brooks

 

Ripley

Fell down the shaft blackdamp

04- Jul -1808

John Spencer

 

Ripley

Fell down the shaft blackdamp

00- Oct -1808

Unnamed boy

 

Ripley

Fell down the shaft

00- Aug -1808

Unnamed boy

 

Denby

Fall of coal

00- Aug -1808

Unnamed boy

 

Ilkeston area

Kicked by the Gin horse

19- Jun -1809

John Taylor boy

 

Ripley

Fell down the shaft

11- May -1810

Unnamed boy

 

Ilkeston area

Fall of coal

11- Jul -1810

Unnamed

 

Shipley

Fell down the shaft

11- Jul -1810

Unnamed

 

Shipley

Fell down the shaft

11- Jul -1810

Unnamed

 

Shipley

Fell down the shaft

00- Jan -1811

Samuel Smith

 

Ripley

Fell down the shaft

00- Jan -1812

Unnamed boy

 

Oakthorpe

Fell down the shaft

30- May -1812

Joseph Elliot

 

Codnor

Hit by engine beam

27- Jun -1812

Unnamed boy

 

Ripley

Fell down the shaft

00- Nov -1812

John Godber

 

Codnor

Overcome by blackdamp

12- Nov -1812

Unnamed boy

 

Codnor

Fall of roof

13- Nov -1812

Unnamed boy

11

West Hallam

Fall of roof

13- Nov -1812

Unnamed boy

 

West Hallam

Fell down the shaft

18- Nov -1812

Unnamed boy

11

Codnor

Overcome by blackdamp

00- Jan -1813

Unnamed boy

 

Norbriggs

Derby Mercury

00- Jan -1813

Unnamed

 

Spinkhill

Derby Mercury

01- Jan -1813

Unnamed

 

Eckington

Derby Mercury

02- Jan -1813

Unnamed boy

 

Oakthorpe

Fell down the shaft

14- Apr -1814

Richard Castle

 

Oakthorpe

Fell down the shaft

16- May -1814

Thomas Walker

12

Codnor

Fall of roof

02- Feb -1815

John Lomas

 

Codnor

Rope broke

14- Sep -1815

William Walters

 

Heage

Hit by Capstan handle

05- Apr -1816

William Walker

 

Walton

Fall of roof

03- Jun -1817

Samuel Street

 

Newhall

Fall of roof

18- Feb -1818

John Straw

 

Cotmanhay

Fall of coal 14- Feb -1818

15- Jan -1819

George Lee boy

 

Codnor

Fell down the shaft



Date

Name

Age

Colliery

How Caused

24- Apr -1822

John Fullard

 

Shipley

Chain fell down the shaft

24- Apr -1822

Bramley

 

Shipley

Chain fell down the shaft

24- Apr -1822

Henshaw

 

Shipley

Chain fell down the shaft

24- Apr -1822

Millward

 

Shipley

Chain fell down the shaft

01- Sep -1823

Michael Carding

 

Hollingwood

Explosion of gunpowder

13- Nov -1823

William Grattan

 

Priors Field

Explosion of methane 03- Nov

31- Dec -1823

Thomas Parker

 

Newhall

Fall of coal

09- Nov -1825

Luke Davies

 

Heanor

Fall of roof

14- Oct -1826

John Hallam

 

Shipley

Explosion of methane

18- Sep -1827

John Calladine

 

Tibshelf

Fell down the shaft

17- Sep -1827

Joseph Fletcher

 

Tibshelf

Fall of roof

06- Nov -1827

Allen

 

Adelphi

Fell down the shaft

03- Dec -1827

Joseph Bircumshaw

 

Heanor

Fall of roof

03- Dec -1827

William Allen

 

Heanor

Fall of roof

20- Jul -1828

John Ball

 

Pinxton

Fall of roof

00- Nov -1828

Samuel Weston

 

Denby area

Fell down the shaft

00- Dec -1828

Thomas Alton

14

Heage

Fell down the shaft

23- Dec -1828

William Brown

 

Codnor

Overcome by blackdamp

23- Dec -1828

William Woodhouse

 

Codnor

Overcome by blackdamp

28- Apr -1829

William Brookhouse

 

West Hallam

Fell down the shaft

06- Jul -1829

John Jacklin

10

Barlborough

Fell down the shaft

20- Sep -1829

Benjamin Buxton

10

Riddings

Kicked by an Ass

05- Dec -1829

George Farnsworth

 

Swanwick

Fell down the shaft

00- Feb -1830

Samuel Taylor

 

Tibshelf

Fall of roof

10- Feb -1830

John Pemberton

15

Barlborough

Rope Broke

00- Mar -1830

John Shelton

19

Ilkeston

Fell down the shaft

00- Apr -1830

Thomas White

 

Riddings

Fall of roof

24- Aug -1830

John Nicholls

 

Ashgate

Rope Broke

10- Sep -1830

Samuel Street

66

Swadlincote area

Fell down the shaft

30- Sep -1830

John West

 

Kilburn

Rope Broke

17- Mar -1831

Joseph Haywood

 

Kilburn

Fall of roof

11- Apr -1831

William Dane

14

Ilkeston area

Fall of roof

13- May -1831

John Parkyn

 

Hartshay

Fell down  the shaft

18- Oct -1831

Joseph Slack

12

Denby

Fell down  the shaft

11- Dec -1831

William Chamberlain

 

Church Gresley

Fell down  the shaft

11- Jan -1832

Mathew Taylor

 

Dronfield

Fall of roof

19- Jan -1832

John Ellis

7

Pinxton

Fell down the shaft

14- Mar -1832

Eustace Stone

 

Kilburn

Fall of roof

18- Apr -1832

Thomas Hunt

 

Kilburn

Fell down the shaft

28- May -1832

William Langton boy

 

Pentrich

Explosion of methane

05- Jun -1832

Jonathan Vennison

 

Ilkeston area

Overcome by blackdamp

30- Jul -1832

Joseph Holland

 

Moreley Park

Overcome by blackdamp

30- Jul -1832

George Hawkins

 

Moreley Park

Overcome by blackdamp

04- Aug -1832

Luke Waller

14

Pentrich

Explosion of  methane

21- Aug -1832

Samuel Straw

 

Shipley

Overcome by blackdamp

20- Sep -1832

Enoch Wilkinson

 

Loscoe

Fall of coal

01- Mar -1833

Unnamed

 

Calow

Chain Broke fell down shaft

01- Mar -1833

Unnamed

 

Calow

Chain Broke fell down shaft

02- Mar -1833

Unnamed

 

Tibshelf

Chain Broke fell down shaft

02- Mar -1833

Unnamed

 

Tibshelf

Chain Broke fell down shaft

02- Mar -1833

Unnamed boy

 

Tibshelf

Chain Broke fell down shaft

02- Mar -1833

Unnamed boy

 

Tibshelf

Chain Broke fell down shaft

02- Mar -1833

Unnamed boy

 

Tibshelf

Chain Broke fell down shaft

02- Mar -1833

Unnamed boy

 

Tibshelf

Chain Broke fell down shaft

02- Mar -1833

Unnamed boy

 

Tibshelf

Chain Broke fell down shaft

02- Mar -1833

Unnamed boy

 

Tibshelf

Chain Broke fell down shaft

20- May -1833

James Gaskin boy

 

Pinxton

Fall of roof

28- May -1833

William Atkin

 

Pentrich

Explosion of methane

05- Jun -1833

William Trueman

 

Shipley

Fall of roof

05- Jun -1833

Joseph Shelton

 

West Hallam

Fell sown the shaft

12- Jun -1833

George Hadfield

 

Bugfield

Fall of roof

23- Nov -1833

James Brocklehurst

 

Brampton

Fell down the shaft

15- Dec -1833

William Warren

 

Ripley

Fell down the shaft

23- Jan -1834

Mathew  Wood

9

Pinxton

Fell down the shaft

20- Jun -1834

John Brown

8

Heanor

Fall of roof

22- Sep -1834

Joseph Moore

 

Chrich

Fell down the shaft

22- Oct -1834

Charles Bridgett

 

Oakerthorpe

Bucket fell down the shaft

04- Nov -1834

John Bower

12

Staveley

Fell down the shaft

24- Nov -1934

Francis Bridge

 

Swadlincote

Explosion of methane

14- Jan -1835

Benjamin Hall

18

Newbold

Fell down the shaft

17- Jul -1835

Michael Staley

12

Springwood

Fell down the shaft

07- Oct -1835

John Williamson

 

Morley Park

Fall of coal

07- Oct -1835

William Wright

 

Morley Park

Fall of coal

07- Oct -1835

Samuel Hawkins

 

Morley Park

Fall of coal

19- Nov -1835

Emanuel Creswell

 

Mapperley Park

Fell down the shaft

23- Dec -1835

William Horsley

11

Old Denby

Fall of roof

16- Feb -1836

William Gregory

 

Marehay

Fell down the shaft

29- Feb -1836

Hardy

  9

Shipley

Overcome by gas

13- Apr -1836

James Wright

 

Carnfield

Fall of coal

06- May -1836

John Brown

 

Denby

Fell down the shaft

29- May -1836

Isaac Tupman

 

Swanwick

Explosion of methane

29- May -1836

George England

 

Swanwick

Explosion of methane

29- May -1836

Joseph Burgoine

 

Swanwick

Explosion of methane

29- May -1836

Samuel Knighton

 

Swanwick

Explosion of methane

10- Nov -1836

George Taylor

 

Kilburn

Fell down the shaft

03- Jan -1837

Charlesworth

 

Codnor

Fell down  the shaft

02- Mar -1837

Thomas Barlow

14

Ripley

Fell down  the shaft

19- Mar -1837

John Duncan

 

Ripley

Fall of roof

22- Sep -1837

Samuel Dooley

9

Birchwood

Fell down the shaft

30- Sep -1837

John Maskery

11

Somercotes

Fall of roof

13- Feb -1838

William Tomlinson

 

Riddings

Fell down  the shaft

14- Feb -1838

John Boffey

18

Church Gresley

Boiler exploded on the surface

14- Feb -1838

John Smith

15

Church Gresley

Boiler exploded on the surface

14- Feb -1838

James Bacon

8

Church Gresley

Boiler exploded on the surface

14- Feb -1838

Thomas Badkin

15

Church Gresley

Boiler exploded on the surface

07- Mar -1838

Thomas Stocks

 

Pinxton

Fall of roof

08- Mar -1838

George Allen

 

Staveley

Fell down  the shaft

09- Mar -1828

John Durrow

11

Ilkeston area

Fall of roof

30- May -1839

Samuel Banner

23

Codnor

Fell down  the shaft

05- Apr -1838

William Rayner

 

Riddings

Inrush of water drowned

05- Apr -1838

Samuel Farnsworth

 

Riddings

Inrush of water drowned

05- Apr -1838

John Harris

 

Riddings

Inrush of water drowned

06- Apr -1838

John Tagg

 

Ripley

Fell down  the shaft

23- May -1838

Joseph Bacon

18

Brimington

Fell down  the shaft

30- Jun -1838

Godfrey Baker

 

Shipley

Fell down  the shaft

17- Sep -1838

Jabez Bircumshaw

 

Heanor

Fell down  the shaft

09- Oct -1838

Hill

 

Killamarsh

Fell down  the shaft

04- Jan -1839

Gale

 

Clay Cross No 5         

Fell down  the shaft

13- Feb -1839

James Spencer

 

Clay Cross No 5         

Fell down  the shaft

13- Feb -1839

George Parker

 

Clay Cross No 5         

Fell down  the shaft

23- Feb -1839

James Walker

 

Clay Cross No 2         

Fell down  the shaft

27- Apr -1839

John Goodwin

 

Eckington

Fall of roof

30- May -1839

Unnamed

 

Shipley

Explosion of methane

30- May -1839

Unnamed

 

Shipley

Explosion of methane

30- May -1839

Unnamed

 

Shipley

Explosion of methane

30- May -1839

Michael Bramley

21

Shipley

Explosion of methane

30- May -1839

Joseph Webster

15

Shipley

Explosion of methane

30- May -1839

Thomas Fretwell

31

Shipley

Explosion of methane

30- May -1839

John Ellis

16

Codnor

Rope Broke - Fell down  the shaft

30- May -1839

William Banner

23

Codnor

Rope Broke - Fell down  the shaft

30- May -1839

Joseph Wright

17

Codnor

Rope Broke - Fell down  the shaft

30- May -1839

William Wysall

23

Codnor

Rope Broke - Fell down  the shaft

23- Sep -1839

John Coates

60

Dunstone

Overcome by blackdamp

15- Nov -1839

Henry Kent

 

Swadlincote

Chain broke

15- Nov -1839

John Heap

 

Swadlincote

Chain broke

15- Nov -1839

John Harvey

 

Swadlincote

Chain broke

15- Nov -1839

William Taylor

 

Swadlincote

Chain broke



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