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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
Rogers, Thomas 4 1891-02-21 Explosion of gas and dust Springhill Mine Cumberland County Coal
Ross, Murdock 18 1891-02-21 Explosion of gas and dust Springhill Mine Cumberland County Coal
Ross, Philip 4 1891-02-21 Explosion of gas and dust Springhill Mine Cumberland County Coal
Rushton, Stephen 4 1891-02-21 Explosion of gas and dust Springhill Mine Cumberland County Coal
Sharples, James 4 1891-02-21 Explosion of gas and dust Springhill Mine Cumberland County Coal
Sherlock, Robert A. 4 1891-02-21 Explosion of gas and dust Springhill Mine Cumberland County Coal
Shipley, Archibald 4 1891-02-21 Explosion of gas and dust Springhill Mine Cumberland County Coal
Simmons, Howard 4 1891-02-21 Explosion of gas and dust Springhill Mine Cumberland County Coal
Smith, Edward 4 1891-02-21 Explosion of gas and dust Springhill Mine Cumberland County Coal
Swift, Henry 4 1891-02-21 Explosion of gas and dust Springhill Mine Cumberland County Coal
Tattersal, Joseph 4 1891-02-21 Explosion of gas and dust Springhill Mine Cumberland County Coal
Taylor, Douglas 4 1891-02-21 Explosion of gas and dust Springhill Mine Cumberland County Coal
Turner, William H. 4 1891-02-21 Explosion of gas and dust Springhill Mine Cumberland County Coal
Vance, Alexander 4 1891-02-21 Explosion of gas and dust Springhill Mine Cumberland County Coal
Watt, David 4 1891-02-21 Explosion of gas and dust Springhill Mine Cumberland County Coal
White, Philip B. 4 1891-02-21 Explosion of gas and dust Springhill Mine Cumberland County Coal
Williams, John 4 1891-02-21 Explosion of gas and dust Springhill Mine Cumberland County Coal
Wilson, Thomas 4 1891-02-21 Explosion of gas and dust Springhill Mine Cumberland County Coal
Wood, George 4 1891-02-21 Explosion of gas and dust Springhill Mine Cumberland County Coal
Wry, Edgar 4 1891-02-21 Explosion of gas and dust Springhill Mine Cumberland County Coal
Wry, Henry 4 1891-02-21 Explosion of gas and dust Springhill Mine Cumberland County Coal
Armishaw, Herbert 4 1891-02-21 Explosion of gas and dust Springhill No. 1 Cumberland County Coal
Anderson, Arthur 1891-02-21 Explosion of gas and dust Springhill, East Slope No. 1 Cumberland County Coal
Cann, John 2 1891-02-24 Killed by cage when descending pit Sydney Cape Breton County Coal
Gillis, Stephen 2 1891-08-05 Fell out of cage coming from work Sydney Cape Breton County Coal
Josso, John 2 1891-04-25 Fall of coal in room Sydney Cape Breton County Coal
Stanton, James 2 1892-01-12 Run over by train of hoppers Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Johnston, Niel 2 1892-09-10 Run over by coal hopper Drummond Mine Pictou County Coal
Brown, Amos 2 1892-09-08 Runaway rake in slope Joggins Mines Cumberland County Coal
McDonald, John 2 1892-08-25 Fall of loose coal from face of room Reserve Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Costigan, Richard 2 1892-10-18 Struck by timber lowered down slope Springhill No. 1 Cumberland County Coal
Hopkins, George 2 1892-10-03 Fall of coal from working face Springhill No. 1 Cumberland County Coal
Gleason, James 2 1892-05-26 Fell down shaft Sydney Cape Breton County Coal
Boquet, Berry 2 1892-09-01 Fall of coal from working face Vale Colliery Pictou County Coal
Davidson, Charles 2 1893-12-11 Squeezed between box and timber Drummond Mine Pictou County Coal
McKinnon, Murdock 2 1893-04-11 Fall of stone from roof Gowrie Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Young, Alexander 2 1893-06-11 Fall of roof coal, died six weeks later Gowrie Mine Cape Breton County Coal
McCormick, Vin 2 1893-11-23 Fall of roof coal at face International Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Pike, Jabez 2 1893-09-13 Run over by full rake Joggins Mine Cumberland County Coal
Christopher, George 2 1879-02-19 Rope broke while on loaded tubs Vale Colliery Pictou County Coal
Turner, James 2 1880-12-24 Fall of coal Acadia Mine Pictou County Coal
Morrison, Laughlin 2 1880-01 Fall of coal Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Benoit, Merles 2 1880-10-12 Influx of water Albion Mine, Foord Pit Pictou County Coal
Boram, Charles 2 1880-10-12 Influx of water Albion Mine, Foord Pit Pictou County Coal
Carr, J. 2 1880-11-12 Explosion of fire damp Albion Mine, Foord Pit Pictou County Coal
Conway, J.D. 2 1880-10-12 Influx of water Albion Mine, Foord Pit Pictou County Coal
Crawford, J. 2 1880-11-12 Explosion of fire damp Albion Mine, Foord Pit Pictou County Coal
Cummins, Dan 2 1880-11-12 Explosion of fire damp Albion Mine, Foord Pit Pictou County Coal
Cummins, J. 2 1880-11-12 Explosion of fire damp Albion Mine, Foord Pit Pictou County Coal
Dunbar, W. 2 1880-11-12 Explosion of fire damp Albion Mine, Foord Pit Pictou County Coal


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