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David Long

Those Who Died - Ince Moss Pits Disaster, 6 Sept. 1871

Explosion of gas. 70 killed.


Aitkens, James aged 20 Drawer
Archer, George aged 15 Drawer
Archer, John aged 19 Drawer
Archer, Samuel aged 21 Collier
Ashurst , Zacharia aged 53 Carpenter, buried 23 Sept 1871
Banks, William aged 18  Drawer
Bolton, Charles aged 25 Collier
Brown, James aged 23 Collier
Burns, John aged 21 Drawer
Butler, Michael aged 32 Sinker
Catterall, Adam aged 41 Fireman
Dyson, John aged 20 Drawer
Eddy, John aged 28 Sinker
Ellison, Thomas aged 22 Drawer
Farrimond, Thomas aged 60 Sinker, buried 23 Sept 1871
Finch, John aged 19 Drawer
Finch, Joseph aged 25 Collier
Finch, Thomas aged 51 Collier
Finch, William aged 51 Collier
Finch, William jnr. aged 22 Drawer
Grady, Michael aged 40 Hooker-on
Green, George aged 30 Collier
Greenall, John aged 25 Collier
Greenhall, Peter aged 23 Collier, buried 9 April 1873
Grogan, Patrick aged 23 Sinker
Harris, James aged 22 Collier
Hart, Thomas aged 25 Drawer
Hartley, Robert aged 27  Drawer
Hasledon, Robert aged 38 Collier
Heaton, William aged 27 Collier
Holland, John aged 33 Collier
Jones, James aged 20 Drawer
Kelly, John aged 16 Winder-up
Knowles, John aged 50 Metalman
Mason, David aged 19 Drawer
Mccue, Patrick aged 29 Labourer
Mckirnel, James aged 25 Sinker
Morgan, Cutos aged 14  Drawer
Morgan, Robert aged 17 Drawer
Morgan, William aged 33 Collier
O'brian, William aged 33 Sinker
O'donohoe, Patrick aged 37 Collier
Parkinson, George aged 22 Drawer
Joseph Peet aged 28 labourer, buried on 22 Sept 1871
Pilkington, George aged 32 Collier
Pilkington, John aged 22 Collier
Prescot, Thomas aged 18 Drawer
Prescott, George aged 40 Fireman
Radcliffe, Henry aged 22 Drawer
Reed, James aged 26 Collier
Richards, Isaac aged 21 Collier
Richardson, Martin aged 19 Drawer
Rigby, Henry aged 31 Collier
Rigby, Thomas aged 27 Drawer
Shawcross, James aged 22 Collier
Sheriden, Owen aged 25 Collier
Shuttleworth, Samuel aged 34 Joiner, buried 31 Mar 1873
Smith, William aged 24 Collier
Swift, William aged 35 Collier
Taylor, George aged 15 Drawer
Taylor, John aged 25 Collier
Taylor, Thomas aged 46 Collier
Tinsley, Thomas aged 17 Drawer
Walsh, John aged 17 Drawer
Walsh, Thomas aged 15 Drawer
Whaley, John aged 31 Drawer
Walsh, John aged 49 Buried 24 Sept 1871
Walsh, John aged 17 Died in 1st explosion
Walsh, Thomas aged 15 Died in 1st explosion
White, John aged 18 Drawer
White, Samuel aged 44 Drawer
Williams, Thomas aged 24 Sinker
Winrow, James aged 47 Metalman
Winstanley, John aged 17 Drawer
Wood, John aged 44 Fireman
Wright, William aged 12 Drawer

** Names in 'Blue' supplied by Rev David Long
68 of 70 names found


Information from Durham Mining Museum


 

 


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