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Alan Nottinghamshire Coalfield



Awsworth Colliery also known as Nuthall Colliery
1747-1899 includes earlier workings

Name/Address Age Date of Accident Inquest date/Place Detail
Joseph Kirke
Strelley
  23-01-1747
From parish
records
 
Killed falling in a coal pit,
Nuthall area
Inquest-J-Kirke
William Goulder
Strelley
  25-10-1751
From parish records
Date of burial
No record found
Killed falling in a coal pit,
Nuthall area
Inquest-J-Kirke
John Kirk
Strelley
  26-01-1758
From parish records
Date of burial
Killed falling in a coal pit,
Nuthall area
Inquest-J-Kirke
Joseph Hopkin
Strelley
  07-06-1759
From parish records
Date of burial
No record found
Killed falling in a coal pit Inquest-J-Kirke
Unnamed
Unknown
  10-12-1770  
Rope broke, Nuthall area Inquest-J-Kirke
Job Ward
Kimberley
  10-12-1770  
Rope broke, Nuthall area Inquest-J-Kirke
Thomas Reyner
Strelley
  10-12-1770  
Rope broke, Nuthall area Inquest-J-Kirke
Thomas Hodges
Nuthall
  23-01-1776  
Overcome by black damp Inquest-J-Kirke
Unnamed
Strelley
  04-6-1789  
Fell down the shaft
Nuthall area
Two Men
Unnamed
Strelley
  04-6-1789  
Fell down the shaft
Nuthall area
Two Men
Green   00-05-1815 Date of burial
No record found
Fell down the shaft Inquest-Green
Joseph Rigley   00-09-1823 05-09-1823
Colliery Agents House
Babbington Village
Hit by a broken winding chain Inquest-Green
Thomas Hope   07-03-1836
Died
08-03-1836
09-03-1836
Lord Nelson Inn
Kimberley
Ignition of methane Inquest-Tom
Unknown
Awsworth
  08-11-1836 Kimberley  
John Siddon 40 14-08-1838
An earlier pit this area
16-08-1838
Lord Nelson Inn
Kimberley
Drawn into the Whim Gin wheel Inquest-Siddon
William Fisher 28 14-08-1838
An earlier pit this area
16-08-1838
Lord Nelson Inn
Kimberley
Drawn into the Whim Gin wheel Inquest-Wm-Fisher
John Clarke
Newthorpe
16 04-02-1841 05-02-1841
Ram Inn, Newthorpe
Fell down the shaft Inquest-John Clarke
William Chambers
Awsworth
14 28-05-1841 31-05-1841
Gate Inn
Awsworth
Fell down the shaft Inquest-Wm-Chambers
Edmund Toone
Nuthall
19 24-01-1842 25-01-1842
Hearty Good Fellow
Nuthall
Fell down the shaft Inquest-Wm-Fisher
Thomas Sharpe
Nuthall
11 12-11-1842
Died 15-11-1842
16-11-1842
Hearty Good Fellow Inn
Awsworth
Run over by wagons on the surface Inquest-Tom-Sharpe
Thomas Chambers
Awsworth
13 30-04-1861 09-05-1861
Gate Inn
Awsworth
Fall of roof Inquest-Tom-Chambers
John Kendrick
Basford
44 20-08-1867
An earlier pit this area
28-08-1867
Horse and Jockey Inn
Basford
Fell down the Shaft Inquest-John Kendrick
John Fletcher
Bulwell
14 25-04-1869
03-05-1869
Cross keys Inn
Bulwell
Fell down the Shaft Inquest-John Fletcher
George Grainger 52 23-07-1875 24-05-1875
Jolly Colliers Inn
Awsworth
Crushed by the cage Inquest-Geo-Grainger
Isaac Wheatley
Nuthall
13 19-12-1881
Died
23-12-1881
24-12-1881
Nottingham General Hospital
Struck by coal, falling down the shaft Inquest-Isaac-Wheatley
Anthony Gregory
Cotmanhay
Derbyshire
37 15-01-1884 24-01-1884
Jolly Colliers Inn
Awsworth
Fall of roof Inquest-Isaac-Wheatley
Edward Charles Atkin 14 22-08-1887 24-08-1887
Jolly Colliers Inn
Awsworth
Crushed by tubs Inquest-EC-Atkins
Reuben Smith
Carr Street
Ilkeston, Derbyshire
45 01-12-1888 03-12-1881
Jolly Colliers Inn
Awsworth
Fall of roof Inquest-Reuben-Smith
William Farnsworth
Bridge Street
Cotmanhay, Derbyshire
40 13-02-1893 15-02-1893
Jolly Colliers Inn
Awsworth
Caught in machinery Inquest-Wm-Farnsworth

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