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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
Burns, Patrick 2 1902-06-12 Killed by passing rake Springhill No. 3 Cumberland County Coal
Burridge, W. 2 1907-09-17 Fell under trip Dominion No. 2 Cape Breton County Coal
Burrows, I. 2 1883-02-17 Suffocated by carbonic oxide Chignecto Mines Cumberland County Coal
Burrows, John 2 1897-05-29 Fall of roof stone on new balance no.9 Springhill No. 3 Cumberland County Coal
Burton, Charles 2 1958-10-23 Springhill No. 2 Cumberland County Coal
Burton, James 2 1915-04-29 Fall of stone Springhill No. 3 Cumberland County Coal
Burton, John Edward 2 1929-11-28 Injured by trip Springhill No. 6 Cumberland County Coal
Bushar, Patrick 2 1912-10-15 Fall of stone Princess Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Buso, Petro 2 1923-11-24 Between mine car and rib. Died 25 November Dominion No. 15 Cape Breton County Coal
Butt, George 2 1917-07-25 Explosion Dominion No. 12 Cape Breton County Coal
Butt, Robert 2 1909-03-30 Fall of stone MacKay Mine Pictou County Coal
Butts, George W. 2 1917-07-25 Explosion Dominion No. 12 Cape Breton County Coal
Butts, Joseph L. 2 1917-07-25 Explosion Dominion No. 12 Cape Breton County Coal
Butts, Richard 2 1917-07-25 Explosion Dominion No. 12 Cape Breton County Coal
Byrne, George 2 1923-02-23 Crushed between railway cars Allan Mine Pictou County Coal
Caldwell, Charles J. 2 1944-08-01 Springhill No. 4 Cumberland County Coal
Califf, Velco 2 1950-12-04 Dominion No. 20 Cape Breton County Coal
Cameron, Alex 2 1888-11-05 Crushed by boiler Mount Pleasant Acadia Coal Company English Slope Mine Pictou County Coal
Cameron, Alexander 2 1906-03-12 Killed on surface by coal hopper Vale Colliery Pictou County Coal
Cameron, Alexander 2 1978-02-10 Fall of stone Lingan Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Cameron, Angus 2 1957-01-12 Dominion No. 16 Cape Breton County Coal
Cameron, Archibald 2 1917-07-25 Explosion Dominion No. 12 Cape Breton County Coal
Cameron, Archibald 2 1873-05-13 Explosion of gas Drummond Mine Pictou County Coal
Cameron, Archie 2 1927-11-03 Fall of coal Inverness No. 1 Inverness County Coal
Cameron, D. 3 1867-10-19 Fall of stone Sherbrooke Guysborough County Gold
Cameron, Fred 2 1927-02-04 Run over by trip Dominion No. 1B Cape Breton County Coal
Cameron, H. 2 1885-02-10 Killed by explosion of gas Vale Colliery Pictou County Coal
Cameron, J.J. 2 1903-04-16 Caught by box on slope Mabou Mine Inverness County Coal
Cameron, John 2 1895-07-08 Cut by piece of stone from roof International Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Cameron, John 2 1921-12-05 Fall of coal from face Dominion No. 2 Cape Breton County Coal
Cameron, John 2 1962-07-27 Dominion No. 12 Cape Breton County Coal
Cameron, John W. 2 1946-10-01 Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Cameron, Kenneth 2 1873-05-13 Explosion of gas Drummond Mine Pictou County Coal
Cameron, Lawrence 2 1917-07-25 Explosion Dominion No. 12 Cape Breton County Coal
Cameron, Neil 3 1921-03-28 Caught in a slip of rock Goldenville Guysborough County Gold
Cameron, William Archibald 2 1911-11-21 Caught by revolving wheel on main driving shaft of screen engine under Bank house Allan Shaft No. 1 Pictou County Coal
Campbell, Alex 2 1956-11-01 Explosion Springhill No. 4 Cumberland County Coal
Campbell, Alexander 4 1891-02-21 Explosion of gas and dust Springhill Mine Cumberland County Coal
Campbell, Alexander 2 1899-09-02 Fall of loose coal from hung shot Dominion No. 1 Cape Breton County Coal
Campbell, Charles 2 1962-02-05 Dominion No. 20 Cape Breton County Coal
Campbell, Colin 2 1883-05-03 Breaking of drawbar on slope trolley Vale Colliery Pictou County Coal
Campbell, David 2 1872-10-07 Explosion of gas Intercolonial Mine Pictou County Coal
Campbell, David 2 1913-07-13 Struck by runaway box Broughton Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Campbell, Donald 4 1891-02-21 Explosion of gas and dust Springhill Mine Cumberland County Coal
Campbell, Harvey 2 1873-05-13 Explosion of gas Drummond Mine Pictou County Coal
Campbell, Hector 2 1875-05-06 Run over by loaded coal wagons Albion Mine, Foord Pit Pictou County Coal
Campbell, Hector 2 1916-11-02 Fall of roof Dominion No. 16 Cape Breton County Coal
Campbell, James 2 1958-07-10 Four Star Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Campbell, James 2 1913-08-28 Fall of stone Dominion No. 7 Cape Breton County Coal
Campbell, John 2 1911-11-22 Run over by full trip. Arms and legs broken. Accidental death Dominion No. 2 Cape Breton County Coal


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