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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
McIsaac, Angus 3 1882-05-12 Killed by balance cage while passing through eye of shaft Londonderry Iron Mine Colchester County Gypsum
McEachern, Alexander 2 1882-08-08 Killed by rake of full tubs Intercolonial Mine Pictou County Coal
McGrath, J. 3 1882-08-18 Killed by fall of stone from scaffold he was taking down Goldenville Guysborough County Gold
Shanahan, James 2 1882-09-28 Fall of stone from roof Little Glace Bay Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Patton, W. 2 1883-02-17 Suffocated by carbonic oxide Chignecto Mines Cumberland County Coal
Burrows, I. 2 1883-02-17 Suffocated by carbonic oxide Chignecto Mines Cumberland County Coal
Hudson, John 2 1883-02-17 Suffocated by carbonic oxide Chignecto Mines Cumberland County Coal
Flinn, G. 2 1883-02-28 Fall of coal Vale Mine Pictou County Coal
Bailie, D. 2 1883-03-09 Killed by run away rake Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
McKay, J. 2 1883-04-13 Killed by fracture of pinion wheel Intercolonial Mine Pictou County Coal
Campbell, Colin 2 1883-05-03 Breaking of drawbar on slope trolley Vale Colliery Pictou County Coal
Fraser, A. 2 1883-05-03 Breaking of drawbar on slope trolley Vale Colliery Pictou County Coal
Gillies, James 2 1883-05-03 Breaking of drawbar on slope trolley Vale Colliery Pictou County Coal
Hannahan, W. 2 1883-05-03 Breaking of drawbar on slope trolley Vale Colliery Pictou County Coal
McEachran, James 2 1883-05-03 Breaking of drawbar on slope trolley Vale Colliery Pictou County Coal
McGilvray, W. 2 1883-05-03 Breaking of drawbar on slope trolley Vale Colliery Pictou County Coal
Nicholson, John 2 1883-05-03 Breaking of drawbar on slope trolley Vale Colliery Pictou County Coal
Davison, John 3 1883-05-23 Killed by fall from tub in shaft Stormont Guysborough County Gold
Rude, H. 3 1883-06-13 Killed by blast Stormont Guysborough County Gold
Burke, Charles 2 1883-07-11 Fall of coal Joggins Mines Cumberland County Coal
Murphy, G. 3 1883-09-26 Fell down shaft Tangier Halifax County Gold
Keigan, Angus 2 1883-10-13 Run over by coal tub Sydney Mines Cumberland County Coal
Lockhart, Dan 2 1883-10-30 Killed by cage going off track Chignecto Mines Cumberland County Coal
Fletcher, William 2 1883-12-20 Killed by fracture of brake bolt Springhill Mine Cumberland County Coal
McLellan, James 2 1884-01-12 Struck by rake Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Gillis, Peter 2 1884-03-07 Fall of coal Acadia Mine Pictou County Coal
Crocker, Frederick 2 1884-08-20 Crushed between water box and timber Springhill Mine Cumberland County Coal
Stubbert, Foreman 2 1884-10 Fall of coal Reserve Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Campbell, William 2 1884-11-04 Premature explosion of shot from use of iron tamping bar Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Stearns, Andrew 3 1884-11-22 Improperly thawing dynamite Sherbrooke Guysborough County Gold
Perry, Richard 3 1884-11-29 Shaft of winding-engine broke and he was thrown down the pit Londonderry Colchester County Gypsum
Rushton, Olive 3 1884-11-29 Shaft of winding-engine broke and he was thrown down the pit Londonderry Colchester County Gypsum
Rushton, Nathaniel 3 1884-11-29 Shaft of winding-engine broke and he was thrown down the pit Londonderry Colchester County Gypsum
Vigend, Thomas 3 1884-11-29 Shaft of winding-engine broke and he was thrown down the pit Londonderry Colchester County Gypsum
Hayman, David 15 1885-01 Run over by box of coal Drummond Mine Pictou County Coal
Cameron, H. 2 1885-02-10 Killed by explosion of gas Vale Colliery Pictou County Coal
Campbell, John 2 1885-02-10 Killed by explosion of gas Vale Colliery Pictou County Coal
Foley, P. 2 1885-02-10 Killed by explosion of gas Vale Colliery Pictou County Coal
Fraser, J. W. 2 1885-02-10 Killed by explosion of gas Vale Colliery Pictou County Coal
Grant, J. 2 1885-02-10 Killed by explosion of gas Vale Colliery Pictou County Coal
Haggart, Joe 2 1885-02-10 Killed by explosion of gas Vale Colliery Pictou County Coal
Kennedy, D. 2 1885-02-10 Killed by explosion of gas Vale Colliery Pictou County Coal
MacEachern, J. 2 1885-02-10 Killed by explosion of gas Vale Colliery Pictou County Coal
McBeth, P. 2 1885-02-10 Killed by explosion of gas Vale Colliery Pictou County Coal
McKinnon, Neil 2 1885-02-10 Killed by explosion of gas Vale Colliery Pictou County Coal
McLean, J. 2 1885-02-10 Killed by explosion of gas Vale Colliery Pictou County Coal
McNeil, D. 2 1885-02-10 Killed by explosion of gas Vale Colliery Pictou County Coal
Ryan, T. 2 1885-02-10 Killed by explosion of gas Vale Colliery Pictou County Coal
McDonald, Donald 7 1885-08-28 Died due to legs broken Westville or Springhill Mine Pictou County Coal
Scully, John 2 1885-08-28 Run over by cage Springhill No. 1 Cumberland County Coal


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