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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
Findlay, Hugh 2 1907-07-27 Killed on main slope by runaway box Drummond Mine Pictou County Coal
Little, Ernest 2 1907-10-28 Smothered by slack coal in a chute of the boiler shed Drummond Mine Pictou County Coal
McDonald, J. P. 2 1907-10-12 Killed by box at bottom of balance Drummond Mine Pictou County Coal
Munroe, John 2 1907-06-24 Fall of stone Emery Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Gouthro, Simon 2 1907-02-19 Fell down water shaft International Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Aird, Finlay 2 1907-05-14 Fell from riding rake on main slope Inverness Mine Inverness County Coal
Gillis, Dan A. 2 1907-07-20 Fatally injured while riding in empty trip, rope broke Inverness Mine Inverness County Coal
Bolivar, Benjamin 3 1907-04-04 Fall of rock from the roof Leipsigate, Mic-Mac Gold Mining Co. Lunenburg County Gold
Cantfell, Allan 3 1907-08-29 Runaway tub Oldham Sterling Gold Co. Halifax County Gold
Campbell, John A. 2 1907-11-08 Fall of stone Reserve Mine Cape Breton County Coal
McKenzie, Archy 2 1907-04-19 Fall of coal Reserve Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Bratcher, George 18 1907-02-06 Springhill No. 2 Cumberland County Coal
Budro, Lemuel 3 1907-02-05 Burnt by gas Strathcona Mine Cumberland County Coal
Aldrid, William 2 1907-04-24 Fatally injured while riding in empty trip Sydney No. 1 Cape Breton County Coal
Brown, Charles 2 1907-09-11 Fall of stone Sydney No. 3 Cape Breton County Coal
Broderick, R. 2 1907-07-07 Struck by a runaway box down main slope Sydney No. 4 Cape Breton County Coal
Nicholson, J.W. 2 1907-07-07 Sydney No. 4 Cape Breton County Coal
Pendergrast, Donald 2 1907-07-07 Struck by a runaway box down main slope Sydney No. 4 Cape Breton County Coal
Burns, George 2 1907-09-06 Full box running over him on main level Sydney No. 5 Cape Breton County Coal
Ferrymand, Edward 2 1907-08-07 Fall of stone Sydney No. 5 Cape Breton County Coal
Green, Frank 2 1908-02-15 Caught by box on balance while putting his clothes on for home Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Gallant, Frank 2 1908-11-02 Killed by falling timber while driving a full trip Allan Shaft No. 2 Pictou County Coal
Carson, James 2 1908-11-02 Fell down balance Chignecto Mines Cumberland County Coal
Bartlett, John C. 2 1908-06-09 Fall of coal Dominion No. 1 Cape Breton County Coal
Dumphy, James 2 1908-10-05 Fall of coal from face Dominion No. 1 Cape Breton County Coal
Girdinetti, G. 2 1908-07-29 Fall of coal from face Dominion No. 1 Cape Breton County Coal
McNeil, Michael A. 2 1908-10-15 Fall of coal and stone Dominion No. 1 Cape Breton County Coal
Holley, Edward 2 1908-09-08 Box knocked out prop and boom and stone fell on him, and killed him Dominion No. 2 Cape Breton County Coal
Johnston, J. D. 2 1908-06-16 Fall of coal Dominion No. 2 Cape Breton County Coal
Rogers, Herbert 2 1908-10-06 Fall of coal, died 11 October Dominion No. 2 Cape Breton County Coal
Lee, John 2 1908-08-11 Fall of stone Dominion No. 3 Cape Breton County Coal
McDonald, J. A. 2 1908-08-11 Fall of stone Dominion No. 3 Cape Breton County Coal
McPherson, Neil 2 1908-08-28 Killed by runaway boxes Dominion No. 6 Cape Breton County Coal
Nicholson, D. J. 2 1908-02-14 Dominion No. 6 Cape Breton County Coal
Snow, William 2 1908-03-16 Fall of stone Dominion No. 6 Cape Breton County Coal
Morgan, Frank 2 1908-10-12 Killed by live wire Dominion No. 8 Cape Breton County Coal
McMaster, D. 2 1908-06-17 Fall of coal and stones while preparing a place in a pillar Drummond Mine Pictou County Coal
Churchill, Joseph 2 1908-11-13 Fell into Emery shaft Emery Mine Cape Breton County Coal
McDonald, Dan 2 1908-02-01 Hub Mine Cape Breton County Coal
McDonald, Dan 3 1908-02-01 Pelvis broken by fall of stone Hub Mine Cape Breton County Coal
McInnis, John 2 1908-04-08 Fall of stone International Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Gillis, Dan A. 2 1908-02-24 Fall of coal and rock in pillars Inverness Mine Inverness County Coal
Jones, Harry 2 1908-09-05 Fall of stone and coal No. 7 balance, No.5 east level Inverness Mine Inverness County Coal
McLean, D. A. 2 1908-08-21 Fall of stone from roof in tunnel to 13 foot seam Inverness Mine Inverness County Coal
Coleman, John 2 1908-12-24 Suffocated with smoke Joggins Mine Cumberland County Coal
Sawyer, George 2 1908-12-24 Suffocated with smoke Joggins Mine Cumberland County Coal
(unknown), Bulgarian man 2 1908-02-07 Explosion on No. 3 Level South Port Hood Mine Inverness County Coal
(unknown), Bulgarian man 2 1908-02-07 Explosion on No. 3 Level South Port Hood Mine Inverness County Coal
(unknown), Bulgarian man 2 1908-02-07 Explosion on No. 3 Level South Port Hood Mine Inverness County Coal
(unknown), Bulgarian man 2 1908-02-07 Explosion on No. 3 Level South Port Hood Mine Inverness County Coal


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