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Alan Nottinghamshire Coalfield



New London Colliery
1874-1937

(New London Colliery was on the outskirts of Newthorpe and closed in 1937)

Name/Address Age Date of Accident Inquest date/Place Detail
Joseph Hofton
Unknown
30 29-01-1878 30-01-1878
Old White Bull Inn, Gitbrook
Fall of roof
Emanuel Webster
Kimberley
39 15-09-1880 00-09-1880
Not found
Fall of coal  
George Simpson
Jubilee Street
Kimberley
26 27-11-1893 29-11-1893
Digby Colliery Offices
Fall in a roadway
Henry Farmer
Cotmanhay Derbyshire
13 18-12-1896 21-12-1896
Digby Colliery Offices
Run over by tubs
Samuel Wheatley
Wesley Street
Ilkeston, Derbyshire
16 08-01-1899 11-01-1899
Ilkeston Hospital, 
Ilkeston
Run over by tubs
Richard Price
4, Jubilee Street
Kimberley
29 12-09-1899 14-09-1899
Giltbrook Miners institute
Fall of roof
William Clarke Lowe
Newthorpe
38 30-09-1899 02-10-1899
Black Bull Inn
Newthorpe
Fall of coal
Henry Horton
88, Station Street
Awsworth
29 01-01-1901
Died 25-01-1901
28-01-1901
Nottingham General Hospital
Crushed by wagons on the surface
Albert Draper
The Flats
Kimberley
25 15-05-1901 18-05-1901
White Lion Inn, Kimberley
Fall of roof
James Jones
Unknown
33 14-01-1902
Died 15-01-1902
17-01-1902
Black Bull Inn, Newthorpe
Run over by tubs
John Spencer
Giltbrook
27 10-04-1906 12-04-1906
Digby Colliery Offices Giltbrook
Fall of roof
William Henry Guyler
Giltbrook
57 31-10-1906 02-11-1906
Digby Miners Institute
Fell from a ladder, in a underground staple pit
Henry Smitham
Digby Street
Kimberley
15 13-09-1907
Died 16-09-1907
17-09-1907
Wesleyan Chapel
Kimberley
Fall in a roadway
Walter White
Eastwood Road
Giltbrook
33 06-07-1909 09-07-1909
Hyson Green Coroners Court
Run over by wagons on the surface
John Haynes
Newthorpe Common
Eastwood
50 17-08-1910
Died 25-09-1910
28-10-1910
Nottingham General Hospital
Injured thumb, death from Septicaemia
John Henry Leebetter
Giltbrook
60 15-10-1912 18-10-1912
Giltbrook Miners Institute
Hit by a prop
Alfred Naylor
The Breach
Eastwood
25 07-04-1913 09-04-1913
Drill Hall
The Breach Eastwood
Electrocuted
Bertram Arthur Goacher
Nottingham Road
Giltbrook
29 08-08-1913 11-08-1913
Nottingham General Hospital
Caught in a coal cutter
Joseph Draper
2, Chapel Road
Kimberley
66 30-01-1914 02-02-1914
Primitive Methodist
Chapel Kimberley
Fall of coal
Charles Daws
Corporation Farm
Newthorpe
17 06-05-1914
Died 11-05-1914
13-05-1914
Corporation Farm, Newthorpe
Injured knee, death from Septicaemia
Arthur Rayner Kirkham
Gilt Hill
Kimberley
43 04-06-1914 05-06-1914
Digby Miners Institute
Caught in machinery, on the surface
George Lewis Holland
Digby Villas
Giltbrook
39 17-11-1914 19-11-1914
Primitive Methodist
Chapel Giltbrook
Fall of roof
James Ellis
4, North Road
Ilkeston, Derbyshire
44 02-01-1919 04-01-1919
Ilkeston Hospital Ilkeston
Fall of roof
Frederick William Perry
44,Stamford Street
Awsworth
35 20-07-1921
Died 21-07-1921
03-08-1921
Nottingham General Hospital
Fall of roof
Charles Oliver
Baker Street
Newthorpe
33 17-11-1921 19-11-1921
Primitive Methodist
Chapel Newthorpe
Explosion of methane
James Allcock
31, Hardy Street
Kimberley
65 29-01-1922
Died 01-02-1922
03-02-1922
Nottingham General Hospital
Fall of roof
Richard Skinner
116, Northgate
Basford
28 24-01-1924 26-01-1924
Digby Colliery Offices Giltbrook
Electrocuted
Jack Ashmore
Field House
Awsworth
16 19-04-1928 21-04-1928
Digby Colliery Offices Giltbrook
Run over by tubs
Hector Baden Frost
Shipstone Terrace
Hyson Green
29 20-06-1929 25-06-1929
Digby Colliery Offices Giltbrook
Fall of roof
George Bradshaw
36, Alma Hill
Kimberley
46 01-09-1929 02-09-1929
Primitive Methodist
Chapel Kimberley
Fall of roof
Phillip Henry Cunnington
289, Nottingham Road
Eastwood
28 24-04-1933 28-04-1933
Digby Colliery Offices Giltbrook
Fall of roof
Walter Leslie Allen
19, Trueman Street
Kimberley
36 13-04-1935
Died 14-04-1935
00-04-1939
No record found
Fall of roof
Albert Towle
14, North Street
Kimberley
30 23-10-1935 25-10-1935
Digby Colliery Offices Giltbrook
Fall of roof
George James Wheatley
27a Mill Street
Ilkeston, Derbyshire
50 03-10-1928
Died 22-04-1955
06-05-1955
Nottingham Coroners Office
Fall of roof

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