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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
Finlayson, John 2 1894-05-31 Fall of coal, died 15 days later Reserve Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Martin, John 2 1894-03-10 Piece of coal from roof Reserve Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Glenn, Alexander 2 1895-04-10 Fall from roof at working face Acadia Mine Pictou County Coal
Boran, John 2 1898-05-12 Fall of stone from roof in workplace Springhill No. 3 Slope Cumberland County Coal
Fraser, William K. 18 1898-08-05 Springhill Surface Cumberland County Coal
McDonald, John W. 2 1898-06-03 Caught between full trip and prop Sydney Cape Breton County Coal
Mclntosh, Dan 2 1898-09-02 Fell under trip whilst trying to get on for a ride Sydney Cape Breton County Coal
McKay, Donald 2 1898-03-05 Fall of coal from working face Third Seam Mine Pictou County Coal
Williamson, Samuel 2 1898-10-08 Fatally injured about the neck Third Seam Mine Pictou County Coal
Doyle, John 2 1899-06-16 Afterdamp from explosion of gas Caledonia Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Doyle, John Jr. 2 1899-06-16 Afterdamp from explosion of gas Caledonia Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Grant, Albert 2 1899-06-16 Afterdamp from explosion of gas Caledonia Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Johnstone, Thomas 2 1899-06-16 Afterdamp from explosion of gas Caledonia Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Martin, Donald 2 1899-06-16 Afterdamp from explosion of gas Caledonia Mine Cape Breton County Coal
McAuly, Malcolm 2 1899-06-16 Afterdamp from explosion of gas Caledonia Mine Cape Breton County Coal
McCormick, Stephen 2 1899-06-16 Afterdamp from explosion of gas Caledonia Mine Cape Breton County Coal
McDonald, Alexander 2 1899-06-16 Afterdamp from explosion of gas Caledonia Mine Cape Breton County Coal
McDonald, Neil 2 1899-06-16 Afterdamp from explosion of gas Caledonia Mine Cape Breton County Coal
McDougall, Roderick 2 1899-06-16 Afterdamp from explosion of gas Caledonia Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Simpson, William 2 1899-06-16 Afterdamp from explosion of gas Caledonia Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Campbell, Alexander 2 1899-09-02 Fall of loose coal from hung shot Dominion No. 1 Cape Breton County Coal
Gillis, John D. 2 1899-05-09 Fell out of cage while descending shaft Dominion No. 1 Cape Breton County Coal
McDonald, John 2 1899-11-24 Fall of stone at face of room Dominion No. 1 Cape Breton County Coal
Evans, George 2 1899-06-16 Fall of coal at face of room Reserve Mine Cape Breton County Coal
McIntosh, William 2 1899-02-04 Caught in coils of rope on drum Six Foot Seam Mine Pictou County Coal
Morrison, John 2 1899-07-18 Fall of coal whilst holing in pillar Sydney Cape Breton County Coal
Willis, William 2 1899-12-09 Fall of roof stone whilst driving Sydney Cape Breton County Coal
Grant, Dougald 2 1899-11-13 Explosion of gas Vale Colliery Pictou County Coal
Small, John D. 2 1900-01-06 Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Kearney, Patrick 2 1900-08-10 Caledonia Mine Cape Breton County Coal
McKinnon, John 2 1900-09-28 Caledonia Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Nolan, John 2 1900-03-12 Caledonia Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Marshall, William 2 1900-08-29 Dominion No. 1 Cape Breton County Coal
McDonald, John 2 1900-11-24 Dominion No. 1 Pictou County Coal
McDonald, Murdock 2 1900-02-13 Dominion No. 1 Cape Breton County Coal
McLellan, Joseph 2 1900-04-04 Dominion No. 1 Cape Breton County Coal
Bishop, George 2 1900-06-13 Dominion No. 4 Cape Breton County Coal
McDonald, John 2 1900-06-06 Dominion No. 4 Cape Breton County Coal
Baker, Thomas 2 1900-07-30 Killed, riding rakes derailed, and ran over him Drummond Mine Pictou County Coal
McPherson, Gilbert 2 1900-02-07 Drummond Mine Pictou County Coal
Leonard, Alfred 3 1900-10-08 Killed getting in cage at pit bottom International Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Hardy, Dan 2 1895-04-16 Explosion of gas Dominion No. 1 Cape Breton County Coal
McKinnon, Alexander 2 1895-04-16 Explosion of gas Dominion No. 1 Cape Breton County Coal
McLean, Hector 2 1895-08-13 Fell under coal car on surface railroad Gowrie Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Davidson, John 2 1895-03-23 Fell from stage down shaft Hub Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Gracy, Bosel 2 1895-03-23 Fell from stage down shaft Hub Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Cameron, John 2 1895-07-08 Cut by piece of stone from roof International Mine Cape Breton County Coal
McLain, Hector 2 1895-10-26 Fall of roof coal Reserve Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Matheson, Hugh Thomas 2 1895-08-31 Taking down top coal Springhill No. 1 Cumberland County Coal
Gualtieri, Natali 2 1895-01-16 Fall from roof Springhill No. 1 Slope Cumberland County Coal


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