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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
Forbes, Andrew 2 1867-04-13 Explosion of gas Albion Mine, Cage Pit Pictou County Coal
Harvey, Robert 2 1867-03-04 Suffocation Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Campbell, Patrick 2 1867-03-17 Explosion of gas Lingan Mine Cape Breton County Coal
McLeod, Thomas 2 1867-11-28 Fall of stone Lingan Mine Cape Breton County Coal
White, Morris 2 1867-03-26 Explosion of gas Lingan Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Timmons, John 2 1867-09-20 Fall of coal Little Bras d'Or, Collins Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Timmons, Peter 2 1867-09-20 Fall of coal Little Bras d'Or, Collins Mine Cape Breton County Coal
McKenzie, Hector 2 1867-02-28 Fall of stone Montreal & Pictou Mine Pictou County Coal
Shea, James 2 1867-08-01 Crushed by machinery Port Hood Mine Inverness County Coal
Bennois, John 2 1867-10-23 Explosion of powder Sydney Cape Breton County Coal
Sullivan, John 2 1867-09-12 Crushed in mine Sydney Cape Breton County Coal
Hamilton, Samuel 15 1868-01 Exploding gas Acadia Coal Mine Pictou County Coal
Reid, Robert 2 1868-01-10 Fall of earth Acadia Coal Mine Pictou County Coal
Campbell, John 2 1868-05-22 Fall of coal, fall of pit roof Acadia Mine Pictou County Coal
Fraser, Simon 2 1868-07-08 Crushed by cars Acadia Mine Pictou County Coal
Forbes, Andrew 8 1868-04-11 Burnt in pit April 11th, died on the 19th. Albion Mine, Foord Pit Pictou County Coal
Conway, John 2 1868-08-07 Explosion of powder Aspe Bay Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Currie, Angus 2 1868-04-23 Fall of coal Gowrie Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Brennick, John 2 1870-11-11 Run over by wagon Sydney Cape Breton County Coal
McLellan, A. 2 1870-06-07 Sydney Cape Breton County Coal
McGilderic, Alexander 2 1871-08-15 Suffocated Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Green, John 2 1871-06-05 Fall off bridge Sydney Cape Breton County Coal
McKinnon, J. 2 1871-03-09 Fall of coal Sydney Cape Breton County Coal
McMullen, Kenneth 2 1871-04-18 Explosion of powder or fall of coal Sydney Cape Breton County Coal
McInnes, John 2 1872-05-27 Fall of coal Acadia Mine Pictou County Coal
Reeves, James 2 1872-11-07 Fall of coal Acadia Mine Pictou County Coal
Mirtan, William 15 1872-01 Powder explosion Drummond Mine Pictou County Coal
Carmichael, Charles 2 1872-10-20 Crushed by machinery Gowrie Mine Cape Breton County Coal
McLean, Angus 2 1872-12-02 Run over by wagon Gowrie Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Campbell, David 2 1872-10-07 Explosion of gas Intercolonial Mine Pictou County Coal
Leadbeater, John 2 1872-06-13 Explosion of powder Intercolonial Mine Pictou County Coal
Ross, Alexander 2 1872-11-18 Crushed by tubs Intercolonial Mine Pictou County Coal
McDougall, Anthony 2 1872-10-15 Crushed by cage Lorway Mine Cape Breton County Coal
McIntyre, W. 2 1868-10-22 Crushed by machinery Sydney Cape Breton County Coal
McDonald, D. 2 1869-09-23 Explosion of powder Drummond Mine Pictou County Coal
McPherson, R. 2 1869-08-31 Crushed by tubs Drummond Mine Pictou County Coal
Hickman, Henry 2 1869-01-29 Fall down shaft Marsh Mine Pictou County Coal
Palmer, Robert 2 1869-01-29 Fall down shaft Marsh Mine Pictou County Coal
Young, Thomas 2 1870-08-23 Fall of coal Drummond Mine Pictou County Coal
Luckman, John 3 1870-12-13 Crushed by cage International Mine Pictou County Coal
Fraser, Alexander 2 1875-03-06 Crushed on the bank head Nova Scotia Mine Pictou County Coal
Townsend, Leonard 2 1876-04-16 Crushed by drum, fall of a gin Springhill Mine Cumberland County Coal
McNeil, Henry 18 1876-10-16 Springhill No. 2 Cumberland County Coal
Fosse, Jean Baptiste 2 1876-02-17 Fall of coal Vale Mine Pictou County Coal
McDonald, J. R. 2 1877-12-13 Fall of roof Albion Mine, Foord Pit Pictou County Coal
McDonald, Murdock 2 1877-04-26 Explosion of boiler Lingan Mine Cape Breton County Coal
McNamara, William 2 1877-04-26 Explosion of boiler Lingan Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Nearing, John 2 1877-04-26 Explosion of boiler Lingan Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Armishaw, Jesse 4 1891-02-21 Explosion of gas and dust Springhill Mine Cumberland County Coal
Banbridge, Ernest 4 1891-02-21 Explosion of gas and dust Springhill Mine Cumberland County Coal


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