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Men in the Mines

A History of Mining Activity in Nova Scotia, 1720-1992


Nova Scotia Mine Fatalities, 1838-1992

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Name Date Cause Mine County Type
Tattersal, Joseph 4 1891-02-21 Explosion of gas and dust Springhill Mine Cumberland County Coal
Taylor, Douglas 4 1891-02-21 Explosion of gas and dust Springhill Mine Cumberland County Coal
Turner, William H. 4 1891-02-21 Explosion of gas and dust Springhill Mine Cumberland County Coal
Vance, Alexander 4 1891-02-21 Explosion of gas and dust Springhill Mine Cumberland County Coal
Watt, David 4 1891-02-21 Explosion of gas and dust Springhill Mine Cumberland County Coal
White, Philip B. 4 1891-02-21 Explosion of gas and dust Springhill Mine Cumberland County Coal
Williams, John 4 1891-02-21 Explosion of gas and dust Springhill Mine Cumberland County Coal
Wilson, Thomas 4 1891-02-21 Explosion of gas and dust Springhill Mine Cumberland County Coal
Wood, George 4 1891-02-21 Explosion of gas and dust Springhill Mine Cumberland County Coal
Wry, Edgar 4 1891-02-21 Explosion of gas and dust Springhill Mine Cumberland County Coal
Wry, Henry 4 1891-02-21 Explosion of gas and dust Springhill Mine Cumberland County Coal
Armishaw, Herbert 4 1891-02-21 Explosion of gas and dust Springhill No. 1 Cumberland County Coal
Anderson, Arthur 1891-02-21 Explosion of gas and dust Springhill, East Slope No. 1 Cumberland County Coal
Cann, John 2 1891-02-24 Killed by cage when descending pit Sydney Cape Breton County Coal
Gillis, Stephen 2 1891-08-05 Fell out of cage coming from work Sydney Cape Breton County Coal
Josso, John 2 1891-04-25 Fall of coal in room Sydney Cape Breton County Coal
Stanton, James 2 1892-01-12 Run over by train of hoppers Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Johnston, Niel 2 1892-09-10 Run over by coal hopper Drummond Mine Pictou County Coal
Brown, Amos 2 1892-09-08 Runaway rake in slope Joggins Mines Cumberland County Coal
McDonald, John 2 1892-08-25 Fall of loose coal from face of room Reserve Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Costigan, Richard 2 1892-10-18 Struck by timber lowered down slope Springhill No. 1 Cumberland County Coal
Hopkins, George 2 1892-10-03 Fall of coal from working face Springhill No. 1 Cumberland County Coal
Gleason, James 2 1892-05-26 Fell down shaft Sydney Cape Breton County Coal
Boquet, Berry 2 1892-09-01 Fall of coal from working face Vale Colliery Pictou County Coal
Davidson, Charles 2 1893-12-11 Squeezed between box and timber Drummond Mine Pictou County Coal
McKinnon, Murdock 2 1893-04-11 Fall of stone from roof Gowrie Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Young, Alexander 2 1893-06-11 Fall of roof coal, died six weeks later Gowrie Mine Cape Breton County Coal
McCormick, Vin 2 1893-11-23 Fall of roof coal at face International Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Pike, Jabez 2 1893-09-13 Run over by full rake Joggins Mine Cumberland County Coal
Williams, J. 3 1893-01-10 Explosion of dynamite in drying house Londonderry Colchester County Gypsum
Laws, James 6 1893 Drowned, Coroner's inquest Dec.29 Montague, Symon-Kaye Mine Halifax County Gold
Tebo, James 2 1893-11-18 Full box struck prop from under boom Springhill No. 1 Slope Cumberland County Coal
Boutilier, John 2 1893-06-07 Damp escaped from submerged district Sydney Cape Breton County Coal
Walsh, Patrick 2 1893-11-10 Fall of coal from working face Sydney Cape Breton County Coal
Foster, Alexander 2 1894-02-26 Run over by full rake 3rd Seam Mine Pictou County Coal
Ferguson, Ronald 2 1894-03-16 explosion of dynamite while heating it Caledonia Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Fraser, Stephen 2 1894-08-14 Fell 68 feet from smoke stack, died 5 days later Dominion No. 1 Cape Breton County Coal
Cassidy, Francis 2 1894-09-24 Struck by boxes Drummond Mine Pictou County Coal
Pero, E. 2 1894-08-31 Run over by locomotive Drummond Mine Pictou County Coal
Fortune, James 2 1894-07-21 Full trip on deep road International Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Campbell, Peter 2 1894-07-27 Caught by full tub against pillar Little Glace Bay Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Finlayson, John 2 1894-05-31 Fall of coal, died 15 days later Reserve Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Martin, John 2 1894-03-10 Piece of coal from roof Reserve Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Glenn, Alexander 2 1895-04-10 Fall from roof at working face Acadia Mine Pictou County Coal
Murray, Duncan 3 1895-05-11 Fatally injured by a piece of ore falling on him Bridgeville Iron Mine Pictou County Gypsum
Hardy, Dan 2 1895-04-16 Explosion of gas Dominion No. 1 Cape Breton County Coal
McKinnon, Alexander 2 1895-04-16 Explosion of gas Dominion No. 1 Cape Breton County Coal
McLean, Hector 2 1895-08-13 Fell under coal car on surface railroad Gowrie Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Davidson, John 2 1895-03-23 Fell from stage down shaft Hub Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Gracy, Bosel 2 1895-03-23 Fell from stage down shaft Hub Mine Cape Breton County Coal


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