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Alan Nottinghamshire Coalfield



Newcastle Colliery
Also Called Whitemoor Colliery

1853 - 1929

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

Francis Attenborough
Basford

15

07-08-1857

00-08-1857
Newcastle Arms Inn
Basford

Caught in the Winding Drum, on the surface

John Beck
Basford

30

08-01-1861

15-01-1861
Newcastle Arms Inn
Basford

Fall of roof

William Birch
Basford

18

08-01-1861

15-01-1861
Newcastle Arms Inn
Basford

Fall of roof

James Revill
Strelley

33

13-08-1863

19-08-1863
Newcastle Arms Inn
Basford

Fall of roof

Thomas Winfield
Unknown

 

11-12-1865
Died 11-01-1866

16-01-1866
Nottingham General Hospital

Fall of roof

John Hewson
Unknown

66

23-07-1866

00-03-1866
No record found

Crushed by tubs

Joel Walters
Basford

22

07-03-1867

09-03-1867
Newcastle Arms Inn
Basford

Fall of roof

Henry Herbert Adams
Alfreton Road
Hyson Green

10

29-02-1869

01-03-1869
Newcastle Arms Inn
Basford

Run over by a cart on the surface

George Lane
Unknown

38

30-10-1871

02-11-1871
Jolly Colliers Inn
Kimberley

Fell down the shaft

Robert Hopcroft
Basford

34

01-04-1875
Died 10-04-1875

14-04-1875
Nottingham General Hospital

Fall of coal

John Allen
Radford

16

30-05-1876

02-06-1876
Nottingham General Hospital

Run over by tubs

John Ward
Unknown

37

14-06-1876

26-06-1876
Barley Mow Inn
Radford

Fall of coal

Thomas Holyhead
Basford

40

27-08-1878

02-09-1878
Nottingham General Hospital

Fall of coal

William Kirk
1, Bells Cottages
Cinderhill

66

15-08-1899
Died 04-09-1899

06-09-1899
Leenside Coroners
Court

Crushed by tubs

Francis Cale
13, Goodliffe Street
Nottingham

44

30-11-1915

02-12-1915
Hyson Green Coroners Court

Fall of roof

Thomas Henry Smith
12, Powis Street
Bulwell

15

13-09-1917

14-0-9-1917
Hyson Green Coroners Court

Fall in a roadway

Arthur Revell
34, Repton Road
Bulwell

25

23-02-1922

27-02-1922
Nottingham General Hospital

Crushed by tubs

Thomas England
8, Pleasant Row
Hyson Green

51

06-08-1913
Died 30-03-1922

03-04-1922
Hyson Green Coroners Court

Fall of roof, death from Supperative Pyclonephitis of the Kidneys

Frederick Henry Orme
203, Radford Boulevard
Hyson Green

45

23-06-1922

26-06-1922
Nottingham General Hospital

Crushed by tubs

Frank Charles Vickers
13, Albert Avenue
Bobbers Mill

15

16-12-1925

18-12-1925
Leenside Coroners Court

Crushed by tubs

Newstead 
Colliery 

1874-1987  

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

Benjamin Woolaton
Colliery Houses
Newstead

35

06-11-1878

11-11-1878
Spring Cottage, Newstead

Fall of roof

John George Woodin
Kirkby Folly
Kirkby in Ashfield

19

15-01-1881

17-01-1881
Newstead Colliery, Offices

Run over by wagons on the surface

William Stubbs
Colliery House, 12
Newstead

14

13-12-1881

00-12-1881
No record found

Run over by tubs

Samuel Severns
Hucknall

13

20-05-1882
Died 25-05-1882

27-05-1882
Newstead Colliery, Offices

Fell from the screens, on the surface

Arthur Hesketh
Hucknall

17

11-10-1887

13-10-1887
Station Hotel
Newstead

Caught in machinery

Edward Meakin
Barker Street
Hucknall

18

12-02-1889

13-02-1889
Newstead Hotel, Newstead

Crushed by wagons, on the surface

George Wallhead
Colliery House, 84
Newstead

35

15-04-1891

17-04-1891
Newstead Hotel, Newstead

Fall of roof

John Pearson
8, Burrows Terrace
Hucknall

17

27-07-1891

28-07-1891
Station Hotel, Newstead

Crushed by tubs

Levi Askew
26, Gilbert Street
Hucknall

25

22-06-1892

24-06-1892
Station Hotel, Newstead

Fall of roof

Thomas Corbett
Bulwell

43

21-09-1894

22-09-1894
Newstead Colliery, Offices

Fall of roof

John Samuel Machin
Arnold

29

3-11-1896

02-12-1896
Newstead Colliery, Offices

Knocked out of cage by an object falling down the shaft

William Tidswell
58, Whitechapel Road
Basford

30

12-11-1897
Died 13-11-1897

15-11-1897
Nottingham General Hospital

Fall of roof

George William Dove
8, Union Street
Sutton in Ashfield

16

08-03-1898

09-03-1898
Newstead Colliery Offices

Fall in a roadway

Jesse Joynes
Beardall Street
Hucknall

33

17-08-1898

19-08-1898
Newstead Colliery Offices

Fall of roof

Edwin Fletcher
21, Browns Croft
Old Basford

55

05-05-1902
Died 14-09-1902

17-09-1902
Hyson Green Coroners Court

Injured foot, death from Septicaemia

Henry Hardwick
St John’s Yard
Newstead

54

08-10-1902
Died 11-10-1902

13-10-1902
Nottingham General Hospital

Crushed by tubs

John Hewton
Washdyke Lane
Hucknall

27

18-03-1904

20-03-1904
Hyson Green Coroners Court

Fall of coal

Thomas Armstrong
Annesley Woodhouse

64

12-09-1905

13-09-1905
Newstead Colliery Offices

Fall of roof

William Henry Huskinson
14, Pomfret Street
Nottingham

41

12-09-1905

13-09-1905
Newstead Colliery Offices

Fall of roof

George William Briggs
35, Sherwood Place
Kirkby in Ashfield

26

18-12-1905

19-12-1905
Newstead Colliery Offices

Crushed by wagons, on  the surface

Francis Goodhall
Red Lion Yard
Hucknall

22

18-09-1906

19-09-1906
Nottingham General Hospital

Thrown from  derailed manrider

William Newnes
Hucknall

19

01-03-1907
Died 19-03-1907

20-03-1907
Newstead Colliery Offices

Hit on the head by a bar death from Meningitis

Reuben Newbold
29, Brickyard Road
Hucknall

34

02-02-1915
Died
5-02-1915

08-02-1915
Nottingham General Hospital

Fall of coal

Frank Bonser
64, George Street
Hucknall

16

16-07-1918

18-07-1918
Nottingham General Hospital

Run over by tubs

George Newton
15, Lime Street
Bulwell

67

07-01-1926
Died 29-03-1926

31-03-1926
Hucknall Council Offices

Hit by a prop

John Shaun Towle
1, Station Street
Hucknall

16

09-04-1926

13-04-1926
Nottingham General Hospital

Crushed by a pony

Sidney Tomlinson
9, James Street
Hucknall

15

04-11-1926
Died 05-11-1926

08-11-1926
Nottingham General Hospital

Crushed by tubs

William Wright
Adam Street
Hyson Green

36

15-11-1926

00-11-1926
No record found

Crushed by wagons, on the surface

Frederick Arthur Vickers
2, Wellington Street
Hucknall

15

03-09-1930

05-09-1930
No record found

Kicked on the head by a pony

John Thomas Parkin
Newstead

60

15-10-1931
Died 01-03-1932

02-03-1932
Newstead Colliery Offices

Fell over at work

Albert Thompson
23, Latimer Street
Bulwell

18

18-01-1933

20-01-1933
Newstead Colliery Offices

Crushed by tubs

Cyril Bernard Hardstaff
12, Storth Street
Hucknall

39

22-03-1934
Died 23-03-1924

26-03-1934
Nottingham General Hospital

Fall of roof

Thomas Jones
107, Merchant Street
Bulwell

49

14-05-1936

18-05-1936
Nottingham General Hospital

Crushed to a conveyor

Ernest Percy Charlesworth
11, Old Village
Newstead

44

09-08-1936
Died 11-08-1938

16-08-1938
Leenside Coroners Court

Strained lifting died from Heart condition

Lancelot Arthur Millership
Old Village
Newstead

66

11-12-1939
Died 14-12-1939

18-12-1939
Nottingham General Hospital

Fall of roof

Frank Gregory
45, Clarges Street
Bulwell

19

02-10-1941

06-10-1941
Newstead Miners Institute

Run over by tubs

Timothy Mellors
15, Bourne Avenue
Kirkby in Ashfield

52

02-10-1941
Died 30-01-1942

03-02-1942
Leenside Coroners Court

Run over by tubs

Charles Twine
38, Byron Street
Newstead

66

23-08-1942

24-08-1942
Leenside Coroners Court

Fell from the cage

William Arthur Raynor
127, Cinderhill Road
Bulwell

19

07-09-1942

10-09-1942
Leenside Coroners Court

Fall of roof

Ronald Walker
2, Festus Street
Kirkby in Ashfield

20

04-02-1943

06-02-1943
Newstead Miners Institute

Fall of roof

Horace Carrington
Colliery House, 12
Newstead

63

11-11-1943

16-11-1943
Leenside Coroners Court

Caught in machinery on
the surface

Cyril Wykes
Springs Estate
Hucknall

41

17-04-1944

00-04-1944
No record found

Crushed by a manrider

Alan Sale
2, Livingstone Street
Newstead

16

19-10-1944

23-10-1944
Leenside Coroners Court

Caught in machinery

George Bennett
54, Ruffs Drive
Hucknall         

16

04-09-1945

07-09-1945
Leenside Coroners Court

Crushed by tubs

George Davis
127 Marlborough Road
Kirkby in Ashfield

45

22-03-1947

25-03-1947
Newstead Miners Institute

Crushed by wagons on the surface

Frank Johnson Rawson
2, Markham Street
Newstead

46

06-02-1950

12-02-1950
Hucknall Police Station

Fell from the screens, on the surface

George William Hollis
Colliery House, 81
Newstead

66

31-00-1953
Died 01-09-1953

03-09-1953
Leenside Coroners Court

Crushed by wagons,  on the surface

Walter Hatherley
16, Sherwin Street
Nottingham

40

02-02-1954

05-02-1954
Hucknall Council Offices

Fall of roof

Ernest Burton
23, Quarry Street
Hucknall

64

13-05-1955
Died 01-06-1955

07-06-1955
Nottingham Coroners Office

Crushed by wagons, on the surface

Harold Biddolph
Denman Street
Nottingham

30

06-02-1963

22-02-1963
Hucknall Police Station

Caught in machinery

Albert Heward
101, Forest Road
Annesley Woodhouse

42

00-00-1960
Died 01-04-1967

22-05-1967
Mansfield

Fall of roof

Walter West
15, Newdigate Street
Ilkeston, Derbyshire

59

15-11-1968

15-01-1969
Nottingham Coroners Office

Crushed by tubs

Victor Hawes
Unknown

40

00-00-1973

00-00-1973
No record found

Crushed by moving mine cars


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