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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 551 to 600 of 2521 from your search:  – sorted by name

Name Date Cause Mine County Type
Dixon, William 2 1918-01-12 Runaway trip Jubilee, Cape Breton Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Doboi, Andrew 2 1950-02-28 Dominion No. 1B Cape Breton County Coal
Dollimont, Adonis Joseph 19 1992-05-09 Explosion Stellarton, Westray Mine Pictou County Coal
Dominick, P. 2 1906-04-06 Fall of coal from face Dominion No. 2 Cape Breton County Coal
Donnelly, Robert 2 1918-12-19 Fall of stone Dominion No. 10 Cape Breton County Coal
Donovan, Edward 2 1931-05-29 Fall of coal Dominion No. 1B Cape Breton County Coal
Doolan, James 2 1930-03-28 Struck by runaway box Dominion No. 14 Cape Breton County Coal
Dorando, Albert 2 1943-06-12 Dominion No. 16 Cape Breton County Coal
D'Orsay, John 2 1908-02-13 Overwind man-shaft cage Sydney No. 1 Cape Breton County Coal
Doucet, J. S. 2 1941-10-28 Inverness Mine Inverness County Coal
Doucett, Patrick 2 1937-07-08 Dominion No. 16 Cape Breton County Coal
Doucette, Medric 2 1944-12-06 Dominion No. 24 Cape Breton County Coal
Doucette, P. 2 1906-05-29 Struck by runaway box Dominion No. 3 Cape Breton County Coal
Dow, Elroy 2 1960-04-06 Bayview No. 8 Cumberland County Coal
Dow, Lawrence 2 1936-09-15 Dominion No. 24 Cape Breton County Coal
Downie, John 2 1873-11-01 Run over by train International Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Downs, William 3 1910-06-10 Scalded or burnt, cause unknown, fatal Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Doyle, Edward 2 1935-10-02 Fall of rock Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Doyle, James 2 1920-10-02 Struck by empty trip Dominion No. 14 Cape Breton County Coal
Doyle, John 2 1917-12-04 Fall of stone. Died five days later Kimberly Mine Cumberland 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
Doyle, Robert Steven 19 1992-05-09 Explosion Stellarton, Westray Mine Pictou County Coal
Driscoll, William 2 1926-09-28 Slipped from car, wheels passed over him Dominion No. 1B Cape Breton County Coal
Drolet, Remi Joseph 19 1992-05-09 Explosion Stellarton, Westray Mine Pictou County Coal
Duder, Edward 2 1960-08-22 Dominion No. 20 Cape Breton County Coal
Dudka, Andrew 2 1950-11-20 MacGregor Mine Pictou County Coal
Dugas, Alexander 2 1917-02-02 Crushed between box and rib Colonial Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Dumphy, James 2 1908-10-05 Fall of coal from face Dominion No. 1 Cape Breton County Coal
Dunbar, C. 2 1880-11-12 Explosion of fire damp Albion Mine, Foord Pit Pictou County Coal
Dunbar, John 2 1904-11-01 Overrun by a rake Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Dunbar, Robert 2 1873-05-13 Explosion of gas Drummond Mine Pictou County Coal
Dunbar, W. 2 1880-11-12 Explosion of fire damp Albion Mine, Foord Pit Pictou County Coal
Dunbar, W. Sr. 2 1918-01-18 Explosion Allan Shaft Pictou County Coal
Dunlap, Robert 2 1928-09-29 Fell off tub in shaft Kemptown Mine Colchester County Coal
Dunn, James 2 1873-05-13 Explosion of gas Drummond Mine Pictou County Coal
Dunn, John 2 1873-05-13 Explosion of gas Drummond Mine Pictou County Coal
Dunn, John 4 1891-02-21 Explosion of gas and dust Springhill Mine Cumberland County Coal
Dunn, Philip 2 1873-05-13 Explosion of gas Drummond Mine Pictou County Coal
Dunsmore, James 2 1924-12-15 Fall of stone Princess Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Dupee, Joseph 4 1891-02-21 Explosion of gas and dust Springhill Mine Cumberland County Coal
Duprey, Edward 2 1918-01-18 Explosion Allan Shaft Pictou County Coal
Durdle, Nelson 2 1934-08-13 Dominion No. 16 Cape Breton County Coal
Durham, Thomas 2 1917-07-25 Explosion Dominion No. 12 Cape Breton County Coal
Dwyer, Thomas 2 1924-09-24 Fall of coal Florence Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Dye, Charles 2 1915-06-17 Killed by cars on the surface, colliery yard Dominion No. 7 Cape Breton County Coal
Dykens, Elmer W. 2 1932-02-24 Fall of stone Springhill No. 2 Cumberland County Coal
Dykens, William F. 1 1958-12-22 Heart attack Wentworth Creek, Canadian Gypsum Co. Ltd. Hants County Other minerals
Edwards, Benjamin 2 1920-06-12 Electrocuted in power-house Dominion No. 2 Cape Breton County Coal
Edwards, George 2 1921-01-14 Fall of stone from roof Dominion No. 11 Cape Breton County Coal


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