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Date

1825

Date Name Age Colliery Cause of Accident
19-08-1805 Mark Teasdale 48 Barnby Furnace Explosion of methane
19-08-1805 John Teasdale 37 Barnby Furnace Explosion of methane
19-08-1805 William Burkett 33 Barnby Furnace Explosion of methane
19-08-1805 Charles Parker 29 Barnby Furnace Explosion of methane
19-08-1805 John Hobson 35 Barnby Furnace Explosion of methane
19-08-1805 Joseph Parkin 21 Barnby Furnace Explosion of methane
19-08-1805 Vincent Hey   Barnby Furnace Explosion of methane

30-06-1809

Aaron Haigh

 

East Ardsley

Inundation of water

30-06-1809

George Gothard

 

East Ardsley

Inundation of water

30-06-1809

Samuel Bower

 

East Ardsley

Inundation of water

30-06-1809

John Haigh

 

East Ardsley

Inundation of water

30-06-1809

Thomas Brook

 

East Ardsley

Inundation of water

30-06-1809

Thomas Broad

 

East Ardsley

Inundation of water

30-06-1809

William Broad

 

East Ardsley

Inundation of water

30-06-1809

Thomas Marshall

 

East Ardsley

Inundation of water

30-06-1809

Thomas Hartley

 

East Ardsley

Inundation of water

30-06-1809

Jonathan Gothard

 

East Ardsley

Inundation of water

23-05-1821 Richard Watson 47 Northcroft Chain Broke
23-05-1821 Thomas Blackburn 23 Northcroft Chain Broke
23-05-1821 Thomas Townsend 23 Northcroft Chain Broke
23-05-1821 John Hanford   Northcroft Chain Broke
23-05-1821 Charles Eyre 16 Northcroft Chain Broke
23-05-1821 Robert Eyre 12 Northcroft Chain Broke
23-05-1821 Benjamin Eyre 10 Northcroft Chain Broke
23-05-1821 Charles Forden 8 Northcroft Chain Broke
23-05-1821 Charles Foulding 8 Northcroft Chain Broke
23-05-1821 John Hinchcliffe 8 Northcroft Chain Broke

01-07-1822

Unnamed

 

Intake

Explosion of methane

01-07-1822

Unnamed

 

Intake

Explosion of methane

01-07-1822

Unnamed

 

Intake

Explosion of methane

01-07-1822

Unnamed

 

Intake

Explosion of methane

01-07-1822

Unnamed

 

Intake

Explosion of methane

01-07-1822

Unnamed

 

Intake

Explosion of methane

01-07-1822

Unnamed

 

Intake

Explosion of methane

12-01-1825

Peter Hammill

33

Garforth

Explosion of methane

12-01-1825

Benjamin Broadhead

40

Garforth

Explosion of methane

12-01-1825

Joseph Haigh

40

Garforth

Explosion of methane

12-01-1825

William Wood

24

Garforth

Explosion of methane

12-01-1825

John Proctor

48

Garforth

Explosion of methane

12-01-1825

Joshua Liversedge

45

Garforth

Explosion of methane

12-01-1825

Richard Foster

 

Garforth

Explosion of methane

12-01-1825

Benjamin Wood

42

Garforth

Explosion of methane

12-01-1825

George Wright

27

Garforth

Explosion of methane

12-01-1825

John Ramsden

21

Garforth

Explosion of methane

12-01-1825

James Drury

18

Garforth

Explosion of methane

12-01-1825

William Heald

18

Garforth

Explosion of methane

12-01-1825

Samuel Ramsden

10

Garforth

Explosion of methane

12-01-1825

Luke Normington

27

Garforth

Explosion of methane

12-01-1825

Sanderson Handforth

18

Garforth

Explosion of methane

12-01-1825

James Wood

22

Garforth

Explosion of methane

12-01-1825

Joseph Dixon

8

Garforth

Explosion of methane

12-01-1825

Kalita Ramsden

11

Garforth

Explosion of methane

12-01-1825

James Heald

10

Garforth

Explosion of methane

12-01-1825

Benjamin Wood

12

Garforth

Explosion of methane

12-01-1825

John Ambler

7

Garforth

Explosion of methane

12-01-1825

Samuel Cromack

12

Garforth

Explosion of methane

12-01-1825

James Foster

10

Garforth

Explosion of methane

12-01-1825

Samuel Hewitt

14

Garforth

Explosion of methane

07-03-1827 Mathew Wainwright   West Ardsley area Explosion of methane 03-03-1827
14-03-1827 Mathew Ramsden   East Ardsley area Explosion of methane
03-05-1827 Isaac Crowther   Rothwell Haigh area Fell down the shaft
08-08-1827 Thomas Tattersall   Ardsley area Fell down the shaft
00-11-1827 James Mansfield   Bowling Overcome by blackdamp
00-11-1827 Jonas Kellett   North Beighton area Fall of roof
19-08-1828 James Morris 24 Farnsworth area Inundation of water
19-08-1828 Unnamed 27 Farnsworth area Inundation of water
19-11-1828 William Robinson   Osmondthorpe area Fell down the shaft
02-12-1828 Joseph Cooper   Park Fall of roof

15-01-1829

Mark Wainwright

 

Alverthorpe area

Explosion of methane

23-02-1829

Thomas Brown

 

Bradgate Area

Fell down the shaft

12-03-1829

John Beecroft

 

Methley area

Fell down the shaft

19-04-1829

Samuel Heaton

 

Emroyd area

Fall of roof

18-07-1829

John Rayne

 

Bowling area

Explosion of methane

20-07-1829

John Brookbank

 

Tong area

Overcome by blackdamp

16-12-1829

Wadsworth boy

 

Bowling area

Fall of roof

22-01-1830

Samuel Taylor

62

Fevershall area

Fell down the shaft

25-09-1830 John Nowel   Waterloo Fell down the shaft
11-12-1830 Ebenezer Jagger   Northowram Fell down the shaft
06-02-1832 Unnamed   Denholme area Rope broke
06-02-1832 Unnamed   Denholme area Rope broke
02-06-1832 Jonas Houlden   Bowling Fell down the shaft
04-06-1832 Walker   Wilsey Low Moor Fell down the shaft
20-08-1832 William Unwin   Attercliffe area Object fell down the shaft
28-12-1832 William Whalley   Peacock Fall of roof 26-12-1832

30-05-1833

George Bartley

 

Lindley Top

Explosion of methane

30-05-1833

Edward Booth

 

Lindley Top

Explosion of methane

30-05-1833

Thomas Crosby

 

Lindley Top

Explosion of methane

30-05-1833

John Tiffanny

 

Lindley Top

Explosion of methane

30-05-1833

James Waterhouse

 

Lindley Top

Explosion of methane

26-12-1834

Ramsden

 

Pinder Field

Hit by a crank handle

09-01-1835

Charles Cutler

 

Sheffield area

Run over by tubs

28-01-1835

George Bradley

8

Corkers Bottom

Fell down the shaft

06-02-1835

Phineas Holdsworth

 

Northowtham

Explosion of methane 08-01-1835

10-03-1835

Zachariah Hall

 

Dick Hall

Explosion of methane 07-03-1835

15-01-1836

Frank Haigh

38

Barnsley area

Fell down the shaft

15-01-1836

Haigh [son]

9

Barnsley area

Fell down the shaft

15-01-1836

William Barrett

18

Barnsley area

Fell down the shaft

22-01-1836

Thomas Brayshaw

 

Handsworth area

Fall of roof

07-03-1837 Ambrose Roystone 12 Worsborough Park Explosion of methane
07-03-1837 John Taylor 15 Worsborough Park Explosion of methane
07-03-1837 John Hawcroft 16 Worsborough Park Explosion of methane
14-04-1837 James Streer   Park Pit Fall of roof
02-05-1837 John Cheetham   Bullinfield Fell down the shaft
24-12-1837 Jane Hodson 15 Mosboro area Caught in steam engine surface
06-01-1838 Walker   Wakefield area Fall of roof

20-02-1838

James Pye

 

Thorpes

Explosion of methane

15-02-1838

Unnamed

 

Low Moor area

Fall of roof

16-02-1838

Charles Arundel

18

Robin Hood

Explosion of methane

16-02-1838

Thomas Hargreave

16

Robin Hood

Explosion of methane

16-02-1838

James Smith

 

Robin Hood

Explosion of methane

16-02-1838

John Wade

 

Robin Hood

Explosion of methane

16-02-1838

David Hopton

 

Robin Hood

Explosion of methane

16-02-1838

John Blackburn

 

Robin Hood

Explosion of methane

19-03-1838 John Chappel  22 Robin Hood Fall of roof

06-03-1838

Edward Root

12

Leeds area

Fell down the shaft

07-03-1838

Edward Rock

7

Bradford area

Fell down the shaft

02-05-1838 William Walker 14 Crowtrees Rope broke
03-07-1838 John Crossley   Northowram Stone fell from shaft side
03-07-1838 Abraham Crossley   Northowram Stone fell from shaft side

04-07-1838

William Allick

10

Moorside {Huskar}

Inundation of water

04-07-1838

George Barnett

9

Moorside {Huskar}

Inundation of water

04-07-1838

George Birkinshaw

10

Moorside {Huskar}

Inundation of water

04-07-1838

James Birkinshaw

7

Moorside {Huskar}

Inundation of water

04-07-1838

Elizabeth Carr

13

Moorside {Huskar}

Inundation of water

04-07-1838

Elizabeth Clarkson

11

Moorside {Huskar}

Inundation of water

04-07-1838

James Clarkson

16

Moorside {Huskar}

Inundation of water

04-07-1838

Catherin Garnet

8

Moorside {Huskar}

Inundation of water

04-07-1838

John Gothard

8

Moorside {Huskar}

Inundation of water

04-07-1838

Elizabeth Hollin

15

Moorside {Huskar}

Inundation of water

04-07-1838

Samuel Horne

10

Moorside {Huskar}

Inundation of water

04-07-1838

Francis Hoyland

13

Moorside {Huskar}

Inundation of water

04-07-1838

Eli Hutchinson

9

Moorside {Huskar}

Inundation of water

04-07-1838

Samuel Jukes

8

Moorside {Huskar}

Inundation of water

04-07-1838

Annie Moss

9

Moorside {Huskar}

Inundation of water

04-07-1838

Sarah Newton

8

Moorside {Huskar}

Inundation of water

04-07-1838

Ellen Parker

15

Moorside {Huskar}

Inundation of water

04-07-1838

Mary Sellars

10

Moorside {Huskar}

Inundation of water

04-07-1838

John Simpson

9

Moorside {Huskar}

Inundation of water

04-07-1838

Hannah Taylor

17

Moorside {Huskar}

Inundation of water

04-07-1838

James Turton

10

Moorside {Huskar}

Inundation of water

04-07-1838

William Walmsley

8

Moorside {Huskar}

Inundation of water

04-07-1838

Hannah Webster

13

Moorside {Huskar}

Inundation of water

04-07-1838

Amos Wright

8

Moorside {Huskar}

Inundation of water

04-07-1838

Isaac Wright

12

Moorside {Huskar}

Inundation of water

04-10-1838 Unnamed   Barnsley area Fall of roof
06-10-1838 Thomas Oldfield 48 Shugden Fell down the shaft
18-01-1839 John Taylor 9 Beighton Fell down the shaft

06-02-1839

George Jackson

 

Travis

Stone fell down the shaft

09-02-1839

Charles Kay

15

Elsecar

Crushed by the chain

01-03-1839

Joseph Gray

 

Swann Bank

Fall of roof

26-03-1839

John Hardaker

8

Idle area

Fell down the shaft

03-04-1839

Unnamed

 

Barlow Wood

Crushed by corves

04-04-1843 James Jones 18 Swan Bank Explosion of methane

19-04-1839

Joshua Stansfield

 

Allerton

Fell down the shaft

29-05-1839

John Jagger

43

Worsboro Park

Rope broke

29-05-1839

Joseph Jagger

30

Worsboro Park

Rope broke

29-05-1839

George Jagger

17

Worsboro Park

Rope broke

29-05-1839

John Robinson

15

Worsboro Park

Rope broke

31-05-1839

Unnamed

 

Barlow Wood

Crushed by corves

00-06-1839

Noah Heaton

 

Low Moor

Fell down the shaft

17-06-1839

Joseph Marshall

 

Low Moor

Fell down the shaft

04-08-1839

George Campbell

21

Melton field

Fell down the shaft 24-07-1839

05-09-1839

Joseph Barraclough

14

Holmfirth

Explosion of methane

03-10-1839

J West

10

Low Moor

Fall of roof

14-10-1839

James Jennings

11

Northowram

Fell down the shaft

15-11-1839

John Harvey

 

White Horse

Chain Broke

15-11-1839

William Taylor

 

White Horse

Chain Broke

15-11-1839

John Heap

 

White Horse

Chain Broke

15-11-1839

Henry Kent

 

White Horse

Chain Broke

18-11-1839

Benjamin Tetley

14

Birchencliffe

Fall of roof

26-11-1839

William Worrall

9

Button Hill

Fell down the shaft

04-12-1839

Joseph Brook

12

Bunker Hill

Fall of roof

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