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Alan Nottinghamshire Coalfield



Brinsley Colliery
1847-1928
Plus Earlier Workings

Name/Address Age Date of Accident Inquest date/Place Detail

Benjamin Benistone
Smalley Derbyshire

39

15-05-1833
Died 28-05-1833

29-05-1833
Sun Inn
Eastwood

Explosion of methane

John Davis
Unknown

42

16-11-1839

18-11-1839
Robin Hood Inn
Brinsley

Bricks fell down the shaft  and struck him

Joseph Smalley
Underwood

47

26-07-1847

27-07-1847
Horse and Groom Inn
Brinsley

memoryA piece of coal fell down  the shaft and struck him

Elisha Hopkin
Greasley

19

20-11-1848

24-11-1848
Three Tuns Inn
Newthorpe

Hit by an object, falling down the shaft

Jacob Clifford
Unknown

40

10-04-1856
Died 12-04-1856

19-04-1854
Wellington Inn  Eastwood

Fall of roof

Edward Hawkins
Brinsley

23

14-04-1859

15-04-1859
White Horse Inn
Brinsley

Fell down the shaft

William Hill
Langley Mill Derbyshire

13

28-04-1865

00-05-1865
Navigation Inn
Langley Mill

Fall of roof

James Lawrence
Unknown

28

24-02-1880

00-02-1889
No record found

Fall of roof

Thomas Naylor
Mansfield-Derby Road
Greasley

54

15-12-1882

16-12-1883
Robin Hood Inn
Old Brinsley

Fall of roof

Charles Wright
Mansfield-Derby Road
Greasley

40

10-06-1883

13-06-1883
Durham Ox Inn
Brinsley

Explosion of methane

William Dunn
Farm House
New Brinsley

64

10-06-1883
Died 11-06-1883

13-06-1883
Durham Ox Inn
Brinsley

Explosion of methane

Thomas Kibble
Underwood

29

01-10-1885

03-10-1885
Brick and Tile Inn
Underwood

Fall of roof

Freeman Walker
4, Scargill Street
Eastwood

35

17-12-1885
Died 19-12-1885

21-12-1885
Sun Inn
Eastwood

Fall  of coal

Charles Godfrey
Newthorpe

20

19-02-1889

21-02-1889
Greasley Castle inn
Hill Top Eastwood

Crushed by wagons, on  the surface

Enoch Bower
30, Princess Street
Eastwood

19

11-06-1891

13-06-1891
Sun Inn
Eastwood

Fall of roof

Phillip Bostock
20, Wellington Street
Eastwood

30

04-11-1892
Died 18-11-1892

21-11-1892
Nottingham General Hospital

Fall of roof

Charles Ford Pollard
Langley Mill Derbyshire

31

06-01-1893

07-01-1893
Mansfield Hotel Inn
Langley Mill

Fall of coal

George Andrews
128, Old Brinsley
Brinsley

19

20-03-1900

22-03-1900
Clinton Arms Inn
Brinsley

Fall in a roadway

Hosea Lacey
72, Princess Street
Eastwood

61

19-11-1901
Died 21-11-1901

22-11-1901
Nottingham General Hospital

Fall of roof

Harry May
125, Cromford Road
Aldercar, Derbyshire

46

03-06-1920

05-06-1920
Miners Institute Aldercar

Fall of roof

Charles Henry Martin
38, Bishop Street
Eastwood

46

08-11-1923
Died 13-11-1923

16-11-1923
Nottingham General Hospital

Fall of roof

Richard Brough
23, Scargill Street
Eastwood

27

08-08-1929

13-09-1929
Eastwood Hall  Offices

Overcome by blackdamp

Henry Meakin
6, Halls Row
Giltbrook

36

08-08-1929

13-09-1929
Eastwood Hall Offices

Overcome by blackdamp

John William Parkinson
71, Lyncroft
Hill Top Eastwood

34

26-11-1929
Died 29-11-1929

02-12-1929
Nottingham General Hospital

Fall of roof

Joseph William Smith
111, Derby Road
Eastwood

23

10-12-1934

14-12-1934
Nottingham General Hospital

Crushed by wagons, on  the surface



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