Nova Scotia Archives

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
Conn, James 15 1838-07 Explosion of gas GMA Store Pit Pictou County Coal
Lowe, William 15 1838-07 Explosion of gas GMA Store Pit Pictou County Coal
Redpath, George 15 1858-08-11 Explosion of gas GMA's Cage Pit Pictou County Coal
Russell 15 1858-08-11 Afterdamp GMA's Cage Pit Pictou County Coal
McKenzie, Daniel 15 1861-05 Explosion of gas Bye Pit Pictou County Coal
Roach, William 15 1861-05 Explosion of gas Bye Pit Pictou County Coal
Robertson, James 15 1861-05 Explosion of gas Bye Pit Pictou County Coal
McCarney 15 1866-01 Fell 15 ft. and struck a timber Acadia Coal Co. Pictou County Coal
Hamilton, Samuel 15 1868-01 Exploding gas Acadia Coal Mine Pictou County Coal
Mirtan, William 15 1872-01 Powder explosion Drummond Mine Pictou County Coal
Hayman, David 15 1885-01 Run over by box of coal Drummond Mine Pictou County Coal
Breen, Michael 15 1898-01 Fall of rock Drummond Mine Pictou County Coal
Robinson, Robert 15 1904-01 Overrun by railway car on surface Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Frew, William 15 1906-09 Explosion Mount Pleasant Acadia Coal Company English Slope Mine Pictou County Coal
Gunn, Stanley 15 1906-09 Explosion Mount Pleasant Acadia Coal Company English Slope Mine Pictou County Coal


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