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Men in the Mines

A History of Mining Activity in Nova Scotia, 1720-1992


Nova Scotia Mine Fatalities, 1838-1992

Results 51 to 100 of 2521 from your search:  – sorted by mine

Name Date Cause Mine County Type
Bowran, George 2 1923-03-23 Caught in picking-belt gears Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Gaskill, Thomas 2 1924-09-15 Fall of coal Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Lardrier, Jules 2 1924-12-02 Killed by runaway box Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Muir, Gilbert 2 1924-10-15 Killed by trip of boxes Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Davidson, Robert 2 1949-08-25 Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Conway, James 2 1950-04-25 Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Hamilton, William 2 1950-09-27 Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Fraser, John E. 2 1921-04-18 Fall of roof coal Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Isnor, Herbert 2 1921-07-06 Fall of top coal in pillar. Died 22 July Albion Mine Cape Breton County Coal
McLeod, Wellington 2 1921-04-21 Suffocated by gas after fall Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Lameaux, James 2 1916-11-25 Runaway box. Died two days later Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Brown, Leo 2 1919-12-26 Struck by cage on balance. Died 29 December Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
McKenzie, Hugh 2 1918-12-26 Caught between two cars Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Connell, Frank 2 1914-08-13 Fall of coal Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Conway, Isaac 2 1914-06-10 Fall of top coal Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Jamieson, Alexander 2 1914-03-20 Killed by cage Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Benoit, Rodham 2 1917-05-15 Asphyxiation Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Martin, Roderick 2 1917-10-28 Carbonic acid gas. Gas escaped from Draeger apparatus he was wearing. Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Frye, John 2 1913-12-16 killed by riding trip Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Taylor, Daniel 2 1913-10-28 By train on surface Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
McKenzie, H. M. 2 1911-04-20 Fall of coal at face Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Newcomb, William 2 1911-02-03 Fall of timber Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Baxter, William 3 1910-02-04 Fall of stone Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Downs, William 3 1910-06-10 Scalded or burnt, cause unknown, fatal Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Leonard, Elmar 3 1910-01-27 Fall of top coal Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
McKenzie, Frank 2 1909-02-06 Instantly killed on balance No. 9 1/2 by a runaway box Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Dunbar, John 2 1904-11-01 Overrun by a rake Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Robinson, Robert 15 1904-01 Overrun by railway car on surface Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Roy, John H. 2 1904-08-11 Killed instantly Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Stewart, James 2 1906-03-12 Killed by empty rake Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Barclay, J.W.R. 2 1907-04-22 Killed on main slope by runaway box Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Green, Frank 2 1908-02-15 Caught by box on balance while putting his clothes on for home Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Campbell, William 2 1884-11-04 Premature explosion of shot from use of iron tamping bar Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
McLellan, James 2 1884-01-12 Struck by rake Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Stanton, James 2 1892-01-12 Run over by train of hoppers Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Holland, Guthrie 2 1878-05-23 Fall of roof stone Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Bailie, D. 2 1883-03-09 Killed by run away rake Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Morrison, Laughlin 2 1880-01 Fall of coal Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
McKenzie, William 2 1903-03-03 Died 4 March Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
McLean, John 2 1902-11-20 Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Purvis, James 2 1902-02-08 Fall of top coal Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Small, John D. 2 1900-01-06 Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Martin, Michael 2 1901-06-20 Fatally injured; whirled around a shaft Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
McIsaac, Malcom 2 1873-11-27 Crushed by back balance Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
McGilderic, Alexander 2 1871-08-15 Suffocated Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Jackson, W.C. 2 1874-08-17 Rope breaking in shaft Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Potts, John 2 1874-08-17 Rope breaking in shaft Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Harvey, Robert 2 1867-03-04 Suffocation Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Mahoney, Patrick 3 1866-09-26 Fall of coal Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
McGilchrist, John 2 1866-11-28 Crushed by machinery Albion Mine Pictou County Coal


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