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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
Tremen, Fred 10 1911-01-03 Explosion Sydney Mines No. 3 Cape Breton County Coal
Wade ( Mahoney ), J. 3 1911-01-03 Gas explosion Sydney Mines No. 3 Cape Breton County Coal
Neal, John 3 1911-05-23 Struck by runaway box Sydney No. 2 Cape Breton County Coal
Enion, Benjamin 3 1911-06-15 Fall of coal from face Sydney No. 3 Cape Breton County Coal
McKenzie, Hugh 2 1911-09-02 Riding on empty trip up slope. Vale Colliery Pictou County Coal
Taylor, Henry 2 1912-06-15 Knocked down by horse and full trip ran on top of him Acadia Mine Pictou County Coal
Hayes, Norman 2 1912-12-24 Cage on balance Allan Shaft Pictou County Coal
McDonald, James D. 2 1912-07-30 Fall of top coal at face of Bord Allan Shaft No. 1 Pictou County Coal
Muller, William 2 1912-01-23 Fall of top coal at face of pillar Allan Shaft No. 1 Pictou County Coal
Hayman, Arthur 2 1912-07-13 Fell down shaft from 500 level to 962 level Allan Shaft No. 2 Pictou County Coal
Bacarro, Guissippi 2 1912-11-25 Jammed between trip and door Dominion No. 1 Cape Breton County Coal
Handrahan, James 2 1912-08-01 Fall of stone from roof Dominion No. 1 Cape Breton County Coal
Trevison, Mario 2 1912-11-10 Fall of stone Dominion No. 1 Cape Breton County Coal
Zanicol, Barnado 2 1912-12-22 Fall of coal from face Dominion No. 1 Cape Breton County Coal
McSorley, Anthony 3 1912-07-11 Caught by rope and drawn behind drum Dominion No. 10 Cape Breton County Coal
Vitus, Armond 2 1912-04-17 Fall of stone Dominion No. 10 Cape Breton County Coal
Candido, Amoiesi 2 1912-02-09 Fell off box and it ran over him Dominion No. 12 Cape Breton County Coal
Clements, Freeman 2 1912-04-22 Fall of coal Dominion No. 12 Cape Breton County Coal
Wilkowski, Albert 2 1912-05-28 Taking a box off the cage, caught between box and rib Dominion No. 12 Cape Breton County Coal
Cauffery, Albert 2 1912-06-29 Premature shot Dominion No. 15 Cape Breton County Coal
Crawford, Patrick 2 1912-08-16 Fell under fuel box Dominion No. 16 Cape Breton County Coal
Bellan, Joseph 2 1912-08-05 Fall of stone in pillar Dominion No. 2 Cape Breton County Coal
McSorley, Anthony 3 1912-07-11 (not Wm Gumatto, line above Anthony McSorley) Dominion No. 2 Cape Breton County Coal
Meulders, Gasper 2 1912-10-02 Fall of roof Dominion No. 2 Cape Breton County Coal
McKay, Charles 2 1912-10-10 Killed riding rake Drummond Mine Pictou County Coal
Muirhead, William B. 2 1912-03-26 Runaway empty box on Drummond No. 1 Slope Drummond Mine Pictou County Coal
Spellman, James 2 1912-03-26 Runaway empty box on Drummond No. 1 Slope Drummond Mine Pictou County Coal
Foster, John A. 2 1912-11-08 Fall of stone Florence Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Rector, Daniel 2 1912-05-21 Fall of stone Minudie (Cumberland District) Cumberland County Coal
Bushar, Patrick 2 1912-10-15 Fall of stone Princess Mine Cape Breton County Coal
McKinnon, Rod 2 1912-06-21 Fall of stone Princess Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Paterson, William 2 1912-12-03 Fall of coal Princess Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Robertson, David 2 1912-09-10 Fall of coal and stone Queen Mine Cape Breton County Coal
McNeil, Dan H. 2 1912-08-11 Fall of stone Scotia Mine Cumberland County Coal
Stephenson, John E. 2 1912-09-26 Fall of stone Scotia Mine Cumberland County Coal
Jones, Moses 2 1912-12-18 Struck by rake in slope Springhill No. 2 Cumberland County Coal
Graham, Jabez 2 1912-03-22 Fall of coal Springhill No. 3 (Cumberland and District) Cumberland County Coal
McKenzie, Hector 2 1912-03-22 Fall of coal Springhill No. 3 (Cumberland and District) Cumberland County Coal
Muir, Robert 2 1921-03-08 Fall of stone from roof Intercolonial Mine No. 5 Pictou County Coal
Assiff, Joseph 2 1921-08-26 Hit by rake on level. Died 28 August Inverness Mine Inverness County Coal
Large, August 2 1921-08-09 Fell down chute Inverness Mine Inverness County Coal
Shannon, George 2 1921-11-02 Electrocuted by shock from cable or pavement Joggins Mine Cumberland County Coal
Neal, George 2 1921-05-21 Fell down shaft Jubilee Mine Cumberland County Coal
Hayman, Wilbert 2 1921-01-04 Caught under heavy fall of roof coal MacGregor Mine Pictou County Coal
Murphy, Carl G. 2 1921-10-12 Caught between beam of the screen floor and the break wheel of a moving railway car Springhill Mine Cumberland County Coal
Casey, Archibald 2 1921-09-03 Struck by rake of coal Springhill No. 2 Cumberland County Coal
McDonald, James E. 2 1921-08-26 Killed while crossing over a haulage rope while in motion, caught by boxes Springhill No. 2 Cumberland County Coal
Purdy, Walter 2 1921-04-08 Struck by piece of coal blown off by shot St. George Mine Cumberland County Coal
Borden, Joseph 2 1922-06-13 Fall of coal stone from roof Allan Shaft Pictou County Coal
McIsaac, John D. 2 1922-10-30 Fall of stone while timbering. Died 4 November Dominion No. 12 Cape Breton County Coal


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