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1898
1903

Date Name Age Colliery Cause of Accident
12-01-1903 John Shaw 49 Warren Vale -
13-01-1903 Joseph Bolsover 35 Birley West Fall in a roadway
13-01-1903 George Smith 44 Birley West Fall in a roadway
21-01-1903 Thomas Rowley 44 Rothervale Fall of roof 13-01-1903
22-01-1903 Thomas Hizzley 66 Thorncliffe Run over by wagons the surface
26-01-1903 John Chadwick 28 Woolley Fall of roof
29-01-1903 George Stead 20 Royds Caught in machinery
03-02-1903 Hammond - Manvers Main Fall of roof
06-02-1903 John Alfred Towers 42 Thrybergh Hall Fall of roof
16-02-1903 Adam Fletcher 38 Savile Fall of roof
23-02-1903 Samuel Rummings 28 Altofts Bursting air compressor
27-02-1903 William Birt 32 Orgreave Fall of roof
27-02-1903 Abraham Leavens - Barnsley Main Fall of roof
04-03-1903 John Beaumont - Crigglestone Fell out of the cage
04-03-1903 John Edward Farrer 43 Park Hill Fall of roof
06-03-1903 Samuel Townsend 23 Cadeby Main Run over by tubs
09-03-1903 John Woodhill 25 Tinsley Park Oil lamp fell down the shaft
17-03-1903 John William Westwood 22 Denby Grange Fall of roof  05-03-1903
30-03-1903 Walter Moore 21 Rotherham Main Fall of roof
31-03-1903 Thomas Hill - Grimethorpe Fall of roof
06-04-1903 Spreight 27 Manvers Main Crushed by tubs 00-04-1903
06-04-1903 Edward Pritchard 57 Carlton Main Injured 1901
08-04-1903 Joseph Bailey - Rotherham Main Fall of roof
27-04-1903 Thomas Henry Burton - Thrybergh Hall Fall of roof
29-04-1903 Samuel Stott 23 Wombwell Main Fell from a building on the surface
30-04-1903 Alfred Ward 16 Darfield Main Crushed by tubs
30-04-1903 James Callaghan 38 New Oaks Fall of roof 27-03-1903
02-05-1903 Walter Shaw 56 Manvers Main Fall of roof
04-05-1903 Walter Wyatt - New Oaks Fall of roof
29-05-1903 Joseph Sykes 38 West End Fall of roof
08-06-1903 John William Lakin 19 Roundwood Run over by tubs
12-06-1903 John William Granger - Grimethorpe Fell from the screens
12-06-1903 George Ernest Church 17 New Monckton Kicked by a pony
15-06-1903 George H Wildsmith 20 Hoyland Silkstone Fall of roof
22-06-1903 T Musgrove 35 Denaby Main Fall of roof
27-06-1903 James Flannigan 14 Hickleton Main Run over by tubs
30-06-1903 William Thompson - Strafford Fall of roof 00-06-1903
01-07-1903 George Harris 39 Tinsley Park Fall of coal
00-07-1903 Harry Squires 14 Rothwell Haigh Injured knee, died from Toxaemia
09-07-1903 Percy Wray - Manvers Main Run over by tubs
27-08-1903 G J Green 20 Allerton Bywater Crushed by wagons surface
08-09-1903 James Machen - Tinsley Park Conductor guide fell down the shaft
16-09-1903 Frederick Osbourne - Strawberry Bank Fall of roof
03-10-1903 Charles Hawkes 27 Cadeby Main Crushed by the cage
07-10-1903 J Pears 55 Denaby Main Run over by wagons surface
26-10-1903 Edward Dickinson - Dinnington Fall of roof
04-11-1903 D Orange 36 Cadeby Main Previous  hand injury Toxaemia
04-11-1903 James Smith 19 Carhouse Fall of roof
26-11-1903 Ernest Rollin 14 Nunnery Run over by tubs
04-12-1903 William Henry Shaw 31 Barnsley Main Fall of roof
05-12-1903 Samuel Langman Bird - Carlton Main Fall of roof
31-12-1903 Herbert Carr 17 Church Lane Crushed by tubs
Date Name Age Colliery Cause of Accident
05-01-1904 Pat O’Malley 13 Denaby Main Run over by tubs
06-01-1904 T Rodway 38 Allerton Bywater Fall of roof
07-01-1904 Hezekiah Wingad 56 Handworth Drowned in the sump
10-01-1904 Harry Holland 43 Nunnery Fell down the shaft
11-01-1904 Henry Davis 19 Denaby Main Caught in a haulage wheel
11-01-1904 James Conway 60 Rockingham Fall of roof
11-01-1904 Robert Bell 39 Houghton Main Fall of roof
12-02-1904 William Shaw 55 Woodthorpe Fall of roof
12-02-1904 Mallison Garside 42 Drake Fall of roof
19-02-1904 Fred Littlewood 24 Ackton Hall Fall of roof
23-02-1904 Thomas Ramsden 55 Aldwarke Main
Rope broke Ron
23-02-1904 Peter Rockett 54 Aldwarke Main Rope broke
23-02-1904 Mark Dyson 41 Aldwarke Main Rope broke
23-02-1904 Albert Kent 24 Aldwarke Main Rope broke
23-02-1904 William Downing 30 Aldwarke Main Rope broke
23-02-1904 Harry Wright 36 Aldwarke Main Rope broke
23-02-1904 Martin Nash 46 Aldwarke Main Rope broke
24-02-1904 Joseph Wardle 28 Haigh Moor Fall of roof
01-03-1904 Henry Dearden 41 Thrybergh Hall Fall of roof after outburst of methane
01-03-1904 Edward Hunt 14 Monk Bretton Crushed by tubs
21-03-1904 Mark Yeardley 41 Haigh Moor Fall of roof
22-03-1904 Frank Baker 26 Orgreave Fall of roof 23-02-1904 Toxaemia
24-03-1904 Enoch Ayerton 30 Hoyland Silkstone Caught in machinery on the surface
24-03-1904 Walter Arthur Outram 34 Manvers Main Fall of roof
27-03-1904 Samuel James Higgins 42 Rotherham Main Caught in machinery
30-03-1904 Thomas Peckett - Monckton Main Fell from a scaffold down the shaft
29-04-1904
11-04-1904 Peter Jones 37 Treeton Fall of roof
21-04-1904 Victor Clarke 26 Grimethorpe Run over by tubs
25-04-1904 George Jowitt 27 Denaby Main Fall of roof
29-04-1904 Joseph Perry 74 Wharncliffe Silkstone Run over by a loco on the surface
28-04-1904
03-05-1904 Robert Harrison 27 New Oaks Fall of roof 25-04-1904
04-05-1904 Jonathan Jackson 29 New Oaks Fall of roof
01-06-1904 Mark Hargreave 60 Cortonwood Crushed by tubs 31-05-1904
25-06-1904 Louis Cooper 27 Carlton Main Drowned in the sump
01-07-1904 Ben Ward 49 Snydale Fall of roof
01-07-1904 Edwin Mosley 40 Orgreave Caught in machinery
05-07-1904 George Barton 42 Wath Main Crushed by the cage
10-07-1904 William Buckley 29 Wharncliffe Woodhouse Caught in a conveyor
18-07-1904 Frank Thompson 45 Mitchell Main Caught in machinery
19-07-1904 Archie Hartley 18 Denaby Main Run over by tubs
10-08-1904 Pat Howley 30 Cadeby Main Fall of coal
15-08-1904 William Ellis 41 Denaby Main Run over by tubs
05-09-1904 Thomas Henry Turner 20 Newland Fall of roof
17-09-1904 William Harvey 20 Acton Hall Run over by wagons on the surface 
11-10-1904 Thomas Logan  49 Barrow Fall of roof
11-10-1904 Garnet Linacre 11 Monk Bretton Run over by wagons on the surface 
25-10-1904 George Jones - Monk Bretton Run over by wagons on the surface 
25-10-1904 Joseph Brownley 18 Orgreave Crushed by wagons on the surface
25-10-1904 Albert Preston 32 Dalton Main Fall of roof
27-10-1904 Albert Johnson 36 Denaby Main Crushed by wagons surface
01-11-1904 Alfred Dutton 17 Walton Crushed by tubs 21-10-1904
11-11-1904 Robert Dovan 33 Hoyland Silkstone Crushed by tubs
11-11-1904 James Cass 64 Lidgett Run over by tubs 00-01-1904
15-11-1904 James Billing 47 Orgreave Fall of roof
00-11-1904 Richard Ingram 25 Ackton Hall Fall of roof 28-06-1904
16-11-1904 James Broomhall 26 Wombwell Main Run over by wagons on the surface 
05-12-1904 Moses Wright - Dinnington Hit by a crane on the surface
05-12-1904 William Dennis Helliwell 25 Aldwarke Main Fell into a coal bunker on the surface
05-12-1904 John Wade - Wharncliffe Silkstone Fall of roof
07-12-1904 James Geraghty - Strafford Main Fall of roof
12-12-1904 Joseph Gough 40 Hickleton Main Fall of roof
12-12-1904 John William Whiteley 27 Cortonwood Fall of roof
00-12-1904 James Nightingale - Wath Main Unknown
14-12-1904 Samuel Hardwick 36 Wombwell Main Fall of roof
16-12-1904 Edward Bower 41 North Staveley Scaffold fell down the shaft
16-12-1904 William Henry Young 48 North Staveley Scaffold fell down the shaft
19-12-1904 James Wright 65 Dom Pedro Fall of coal
Date Name Age Colliery Cause of Accident
19-01-1905 Charles Henry Dawson 34 Cadeby Main Fall of roof
07-03-1905 Thomas Rose 15 Cadeby Main Fell down the shaft
18-04-1905 Arthur Wigmore 17 Kiveton Park Fall of roof
29-04-1905 John James Brazier 31 Silverwood Unknown
12-05-1905 William Motley Smith 50 Kiveton Park Fall of roof
03-07-1905 James Bellorby 27 Cadeby Main Crushed by a crane on the surface
03-08-1905 George Webster 34 Cadeby Main Fall of coal
27-08-1905 John Ball 49 Allerton Bywater Crushed by wagons on the surface
29-09-1905 Soloman Watts 28 Denaby Main Fall of roof
06-10-1905 George Shaw 39 Cadeby Main Fell from building on the surface
11-12-1905 John Beach 34 Featherstone Colliery
Crushed to death by the pit cage
12-12-1905 Mark Brocklehurst 54 Birley West Fall of tubs
07-11-1905 Richard Bucknall 42 Denaby Main Crushed by tubs
12-12-1905 Ernest Harry Jones 29 Kiveton Park Fall of roof
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