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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
McNeil, John H. 2 1909-09-14 Fall of coal Dominion No. 2 Cape Breton County Coal
Raus, George 2 1909-06-26 Injured by runaway box, died next day Dominion No. 2 Cape Breton County Coal
Seaman, Max 2 1909-12-06 Electric wire Dominion No. 2 Cape Breton County Coal
Steineff, Audrey 2 1909-05-22 Fall of stone Dominion No. 2 Cape Breton County Coal
Arkley, Robert 2 1909-05-01 Hip dislocated by fall of coal, died in hospital two days later Dominion No. 3 Cape Breton County Coal
Crain, John 2 1909-05-06 Fall of stone Dominion No. 3 Cape Breton County Coal
Schiavan, Petro 2 1909-06-23 Fall of stone Dominion No. 3 Cape Breton County Coal
Wynn, Richard 2 1909-06-01 Run over by full box Dominion No. 3 Cape Breton County Coal
McNeil, John A. 2 1909-10-29 Fall of stone Dominion No. 4 Cape Breton County Coal
Roache, William 2 1909-04-21 Fall of stone Dominion No. 5 Cape Breton County Coal
Holley, Edward 2 1909-09-08 Dominion No. 6 Cape Breton County Coal
Braggs, Gideon 2 1909-12-11 Fall of coal Dominion No. 9 Cape Breton County Coal
Williams, Frank 2 1909-09-11 Killed by runaway box Dominion No. 9 Cape Breton County Coal
Wilson, Robert 2 1909-03-29 Fall of stone Dominion No. 9 Cape Breton County Coal
Fraser, Robert 3 1909-10-29 Fall of roof coal. Right leg broken in two places, badly bruised across back, cut side, bled to death Inverness Mine Inverness County Coal
Ackles, Charles 2 1909-02-02 Killed by runaway box Jubilee Mine Cumberland County Coal
Butt, Robert 2 1909-03-30 Fall of stone MacKay Mine Pictou County Coal
McDonald, Ronald 2 1909-07-05 Crushed between full box and engine North Atlantic Collieries Cape Breton County Coal
LeBlanc, Tillman 18 1909-05-28 Springhill No. 2 Cumberland County Coal
Delaney, Douglas 2 1909-01-22 Killed by runaway box Springhill No. 3 Cumberland County Coal
MacDougall, M. 2 1909-03-01 Fall of stone Sydney No. 1 Cape Breton County Coal
MacMillan, Rod 2 1909-04-02 Fall of stone Sydney No. 4 Cape Breton County Coal
Haworth, Joseph 2 1909-10-16 Fall of stone Sydney No. 5 Cape Breton County Coal
Slanwhite, M. 2 1906-10-16 Fall of stone Hub Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Rocker, R. 2 1906-04-28 Fall of stone from roof International Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Cassidy, William 2 1906-12-05 Struck by a rack on main slope Inverness Mine Inverness County Coal
Ripley, Ira 2 1906-02-13 Fall of top coal Joggins Mine Cumberland County Coal
Quigley, Thomas 2 1906-05-03 Jammed between box and pillar Mabou Mine Inverness County Coal
Frew, William 15 1906-09 Explosion Mount Pleasant Acadia Coal Company English Slope Mine Pictou County Coal
Gunn, Stanley 15 1906-09 Explosion Mount Pleasant Acadia Coal Company English Slope Mine Pictou County Coal
Gardner, Joseph 2 1906-02-03 Fall of stone from roof Reserve Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Laforte, Nelson 2 1906-12-28 Struck by full box on slope Reserve Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Morrison, John 2 1906-12-08 Fatally injured between boxes on slope Reserve Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Elkin, Fred 2 1906-05-28 Killed by trolleys, surface Springhill Mine Cumberland County Coal
Davis, Ben 2 1906-06-19 Being buried by coal Springhill No. 3 Cumberland County Coal
Reddick, Robert Sr. 2 1906-03-27 Killed while in act of mining. Shot blew down on him Sydney No. 1 Cape Breton County Coal
Vickers, Alexander 2 1906-06-12 Killed while trying to jump on a full trip Sydney No. 1 Cape Breton County Coal
LeBlanc, Edward 2 1906-10-18 Struck by a moving box Sydney No. 3 Cape Breton County Coal
McNeil, John P. 2 1906-05-17 Killed by a runaway box grab slipping off rope Sydney No. 3 Cape Breton County Coal
Cameron, Alexander 2 1906-03-12 Killed on surface by coal hopper Vale Colliery Pictou County Coal
Barclay, J.W.R. 2 1907-04-22 Killed on main slope by runaway box Albion Mine Pictou County Coal
Brown, Frank 2 1907-05-21 Fall of stone Caledonia Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Dericimn, F. 2 1907-05-09 Fall of coal Caledonia Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Holvia, John 2 1907-05-31 Fall of stone Caledonia Mine Cape Breton County Coal
McVicar, Norman 2 1907-05-21 Fall of stone Caledonia Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Cormier, John 2 1907-11-11 Caught between car and bankhead Chignecto Mines Cumberland County Coal
Wilson, Nelson 2 1907-03-04 Killed on the surface by a haulage rope used to convey cars under the screens Dominion No. 1 Cape Breton County Coal
Ashworth, Richard 2 1907-05-07 Fall of coal Dominion No. 2 Cape Breton County Coal
Burridge, W. 2 1907-09-17 Fell under trip Dominion No. 2 Cape Breton County Coal
Flemming, William 2 1907-04-16 Caught between box and boom Dominion No. 2 Cape Breton County Coal


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