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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
Auld, Angus 2 1931-01-06 Fall of stone Acadia No. 3 Pictou County Coal
Aylward, Ralph 2 1958-10-23 Springhill No. 2 Cumberland County Coal
Babb, John 2 1924-02-25 Fall of stone Dominion No. 24 Cape Breton County Coal
Bacarro, Guissippi 2 1912-11-25 Jammed between trip and door Dominion No. 1 Cape Breton County Coal
Backa, Andrew 2 1958-10-23 Springhill No. 2 Cumberland County Coal
Bailie, D. 2 1883-03-09 Killed by run away rake Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Baker, Russell W. 1 1939-04-02 Fell in shaft after electric shock Wine Harbour, Mineral Industries Ltd. Guysborough County Gold
Baker, Thomas 2 1900-07-30 Killed, riding rakes derailed, and ran over him Drummond Mine Pictou County Coal
Baldwin, Philip 2 1914-09-21 Fall of stone Dominion No. 4 Cape Breton County Coal
Ballantyne, George 2 1915-06-29 Run over by trip Drummond Mine Pictou County Coal
Ballong, Archibald 1 1948-06-11 Struck by rail at shaft collar Leipsigate, Queens Mines Ltd. Queens County Gold
Balog, Gustav 2 1951-10-06 Dominion No. 16 Cape Breton County Coal
Balzoni, Pietro 2 1934-04-28 Dominion No. 16 Cape Breton County Coal
Banbridge, Ernest 4 1891-02-21 Explosion of gas and dust Springhill Mine Cumberland County Coal
Bannon, Henry 2 1934-11-12 Dominion No. 16 Cape Breton County Coal
Banville, Patrick 2 1981-06-21 Heart attack Lingan Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Barcey, Clement 2 1918-01-18 Explosion Allan Shaft Pictou County Coal
Barclay, J.W.R. 2 1907-04-22 Killed on main slope by runaway box Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Barnes, William 2 1943-02-20 Tomson Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Barrett, Abe 2 1915-06-15 Fall of stone Dominion No. 9 Cape Breton County Coal
Barrett, Victor 2 1924-08-04 Fall of stone and coal Springhill No. 2 Cumberland County Coal
Bartholemew, Louis 2 1918-01-18 Explosion Allan Shaft Pictou County Coal
Bartholomew, Joseph 2 1918-01-18 Explosion Allan Shaft Pictou County Coal
Bartlett, John C. 2 1908-06-09 Fall of coal Dominion No. 1 Cape Breton County Coal
Bastin, Andrew 2 1918-01-18 Explosion Allan Shaft Pictou County Coal
Bates, John Thomas 19 1992-05-09 Explosion Stellarton, Westray Mine Pictou County Coal
Bates, Willis 2 1957-11-01 Dominion No. 12 Cape Breton County Coal
Batten, Joseph B. 2 1941-01-18 Dominion No. 2 Cape Breton County Coal
Bauciech, Frank 2 1917-07-25 Explosion Dominion No. 12 Cape Breton County Coal
Baudoux, Alfred H. 2 1949-06-20 Thorburn, McBean Mine Pictou County Coal
Baudoux, John 2 1930-10-04 Riding on empty trip which left the rails and let down stone Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Baxendale, Ellis 2 1908-12-04 Fall of stone Sydney No. 1 Cape Breton County Coal
Baxter, James 2 1913-01-29 Fall of roof Acadia Mine Pictou County Coal
Baxter, James 3 1867-01-03 Explosion of powder Mount Uniacke Hants County Gold
Baxter, Robert 2 1966-04-22 Hit by runaway box Dominion No. 26 Cape Breton County Coal
Baxter, Robert 2 1969-12-19 Fall of stone Princess Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Baxter, William 3 1910-02-04 Fall of stone Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Beasley, Isaac 2 1922-12-26 Fall of stone from roof in room Dominion No. 2 Cape Breton County Coal
Beaton, Alexander 2 1935-04-16 Explosion Allan Mine Pictou County Coal
Beaton, David 2 1956-11-29 Dominion No. 20 Cape Breton County Coal
Beaton, Floyd 2 1956-11-01 Explosion Springhill No. 4 Cumberland County Coal
Beaton, George 2 1930-05-30 Fall of stone Dominion No. 10 Cape Breton County Coal
Beaton, John William 2 1954-11-02 Springhill No. 2 Cumberland County Coal
Beaton, Kenneth 2 1956-11-01 Explosion Springhill No. 4 Cumberland County Coal
Beaton, Malcolm 2 1908-02-07 Explosion on No. 3 Level South Port Hood Mine Inverness County Coal
Beaton, Philip 2 1939-05-16 Bras d'Or No. 1 Cape Breton County Coal
Beaton, Wilson 2 1943-05-22 Dominion No. 25 Cape Breton County Coal
Beaumeister, Otto 2 1914-09-04 Fall of coal Inverness Mine Inverness County Coal
Beaver, John 2 1954-07-12 Dominion No. 25 Cape Breton County Coal
Bell, Larry Arthur 19 1992-05-09 Explosion Stellarton, Westray Mine Pictou County Coal


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