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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
Gossens, Octav 2 1920-08-25 Fall of coal Allan Shaft Pictou County Coal
Christie, James 2 1920-02-06 Caught in belt that operates the hoist in engine house Colonial No. 4 Cape Breton County Coal
Hanrahan, Joseph 2 1920-02-02 Jammed between loaded box and boom Dominion No. 1 Cape Breton County Coal
McDonald, Kenneth 2 1920-11-09 Crushed between box and pillar Dominion No. 11 Cape Breton County Coal
McDonald, Allan J. 2 1920-02-28 Struck on head by upright timber. Died 1 March Dominion No. 12 Cape Breton County Coal
Doyle, James 2 1920-10-02 Struck by empty trip Dominion No. 14 Cape Breton County Coal
Edwards, Benjamin 2 1920-06-12 Electrocuted in power-house Dominion No. 2 Cape Breton County Coal
Vaughan, Fitz 2 1920-12-15 Injured by fall of coal Dominion No. 2 Cape Breton County Coal
Walker, Alexander 2 1920-08-11 Fall of coal Dominion No. 2 Cape Breton County Coal
Boutilier, Angus 2 1920-02-05 Fall of roof Dominion No. 4 Cape Breton County Coal
McCormack, Stephen 2 1920-09-17 Dropped dead while coming up the travelling-way Dominion No. 4 Cape Breton County Coal
McDonald, Angus 2 1920-11-02 Struck by runaway box Dominion No. 4 Cape Breton County Coal
McDonald, Hugh 2 1920-04-07 Severed artery in foot Dominion No. 4 Cape Breton County Coal
McInnis, Daniel 2 1920-10-11 Fall of coal Dominion No. 4 Cape Breton County Coal
Spencer, George 2 1920-01-06 Run over by horse and loaded box Dominion No. 4 Cape Breton County Coal
Kaspersky, Peter 3 1920-01-31 Fall of coal. Died 17 February Dominion No. 9 Cape Breton County Coal
Bonnar, Alexander 2 1920-10-22 Struck by fall of coal Florence Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Jobs, Daniel 2 1920-10-22 Struck by fall of coal. Died 28 October Florence Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Witstanley, John T. 2 1920-03-20 Fall of coal Florence Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Cyr, William 2 1920-11-10 Struck by empty box Intercolonial Mine No. 5 Pictou County Coal
Gillis, Simon D. 2 1920-09-26 Fall of rock Inverness Mine Inverness County Coal
McAloney, Robert 2 1920-03-30 Struck by runaway box. Died six days later Maple Leaf 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
Adair, Robert 2 1921-08-08 Gas explosion Bras d'Or No. 4 Cape Breton County Coal
McDougall, Allan 2 1921-04-20 Fall of stone Dominion No. 10 Cape Breton County Coal
Ward, Fred 2 1921-04-20 Fall of stone. Died 21 April Dominion No. 10 Cape Breton County Coal
Edwards, George 2 1921-01-14 Fall of stone from roof Dominion No. 11 Cape Breton County Coal
Robbins, William F. 2 1921-03-01 Fall of stone Dominion No. 12 Cape Breton County Coal
McKenzie, Joseph 2 1921-06-18 Fall of stone Dominion No. 16 Cape Breton County Coal
Cameron, John 2 1921-12-05 Fall of coal from face Dominion No. 2 Cape Breton County Coal
Turner, Alfred 2 1921-06-09 Struck by horse. In falling pick penetrated abdomen Dominion No. 4 Cape Breton County Coal
McEwan, R. 2 1921-11-08 Gas explosion Florence Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Snow, John W. 2 1921-10-13 Fall of coal Florence Mine Cape Breton County Coal
West, Herbert 2 1921-05-23 Fall of coal Florence Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Campbell, John A. 2 1907-11-08 Fall of stone Reserve Mine Cape Breton County Coal
McKenzie, Archy 2 1907-04-19 Fall of coal Reserve Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Bratcher, George 18 1907-02-06 Springhill No. 2 Cumberland County Coal
Budro, Lemuel 3 1907-02-05 Burnt by gas Strathcona Mine Cumberland County Coal
Aldrid, William 2 1907-04-24 Fatally injured while riding in empty trip Sydney No. 1 Cape Breton County Coal
Brown, Charles 2 1907-09-11 Fall of stone Sydney No. 3 Cape Breton County Coal
Broderick, R. 2 1907-07-07 Struck by a runaway box down main slope Sydney No. 4 Cape Breton County Coal
Nicholson, J.W. 2 1907-07-07 Sydney No. 4 Cape Breton County Coal
Pendergrast, Donald 2 1907-07-07 Struck by a runaway box down main slope Sydney No. 4 Cape Breton County Coal
Burns, George 2 1907-09-06 Full box running over him on main level Sydney No. 5 Cape Breton County Coal
Ferrymand, Edward 2 1907-08-07 Fall of stone Sydney No. 5 Cape Breton 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
Gallant, Frank 2 1908-11-02 Killed by falling timber while driving a full trip Allan Shaft No. 2 Pictou County Coal
Carson, James 2 1908-11-02 Fell down balance Chignecto Mines Cumberland County Coal


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