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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
Poirier, Alex 2 1971-11-22 Natural causes No. 26 Cape Breton County Coal
Finlayson, Daniel 2 1971-02-17 Running cars at [wash?] plant, got jammed between couplings of a full car and an empty car on a track-surface Princess Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Snow, Jim 2 1972-03-22 No. 26 Cape Breton County Coal
Leadbeater, Earl 2 1973-03 Explosion & fire No. 12 Cape Breton County Coal
MacLellan, Earl 2 1973-01-18 Natural causes No. 26 Cape Breton County Coal
Maloney, James 2 1973-08-06 Natural causes River Hebert Coal Mine Cumberland County Coal
MacDonald, Charles V. 2 1974-04-12 Workman jammed between 2 railway cars No. 26 Cape Breton County Coal
MacInnis, John F. 2 1974-04-26 Struck by empty mine car trip No. 26 Cape Breton County Coal
Cameron, Alexander 2 1978-02-10 Fall of stone Lingan Mine Cape Breton County Coal
McKeigan, George Hector 2 1978-04-29 Fall of stone River Hebert Coal Mine Cumberland County Coal
Stevens, Hugh 2 1978-07-19 (Accident) Blasting incident 19 July, death 17 August River Hebert Coal Mine Cumberland County Coal
Tighe, Alan 2 1979-07-09 Accident at a trip at a level underground Lingan Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Anderson, James R. 2 1979-02-24 Explosion No. 26 Cape Breton County Coal
Cooke, William 2 1979-02-24 Explosion No. 26 Cape Breton County Coal
Hall, Albert 2 1979-02-24 Explosion No. 26 Cape Breton County Coal
MacNeil, John A. 2 1979-02-24 Explosion No. 26 Cape Breton County Coal
MacNeil, Reginald A. 2 1979-02-24 Explosion No. 26 Cape Breton County Coal
Matheson, Fred 2 1979-02-24 Explosion No. 26 Cape Breton County Coal
Mills, Wayne 2 1979-02-24 Explosion No. 26 Cape Breton County Coal
Purcell, Paul F. 2 1979-02-24 Explosion No. 26 Cape Breton County Coal
Roberts, Michael 2 1979-02-24 Explosion No. 26 Cape Breton County Coal
Sharpe, Clifford 2 1979-02-24 Explosion No. 26 Cape Breton County Coal
Ward, Fabian E. 2 1979-02-24 Explosion No. 26 Cape Breton County Coal
Young, Michael F. 2 1979-02-24 Explosion No. 26 Cape Breton County Coal
MacKinnon, Herbert 1 1980-07-28 Heart attack Little Narrows Gypsum Co. Victoria County Other minerals
MacLean, Alexander 2 1980-01-31 Crushed by bucket against wall of the shaft. Prince Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Higgins, James William 2 1980-02-04 Fell & struck head. Accident 4 February, death 8 February. Thorburn Pictou County Coal
Banville, Patrick 2 1981-06-21 Heart attack Lingan Mine Cape Breton County Coal
MacDougall, Alphonse 2 1982-04-15 Heart attack Lingan Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Reashore, Wayne 2 1982-05-25 Prince Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Boazan, Ronald 2 1983-11-15 Crushed No. 26 Cape Breton County Coal
Kerr, Ross 2 1983-11-24 Electrocuted Prince Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Kelly, Thomas 2 1984-02-28 Heart attack Lingan Mine Cape Breton County Coal
MacDonald, Ronald 2 1984-04-05 Fire No. 26 Cape Breton County Coal
Power, Lewis 2 1985-04-16 Crushed Lingan Mine Cape Breton County Coal
MacRae, Harry 2 1985-03-08 Motor vehicle accident Prince Mine Cape Breton County Coal
Gallant, Sheldon 2 1988-09-04 Hit on head Lingan Mine Cape Breton County Coal
McPherson, Joseph Ambrose 1 1988-08-12 Hit on head Longstretch Road, Georgia Pacific Inverness County Gypsum
Bates, John Thomas 1992-05-09 Explosion Westray Mine Pictou County Coal
Bell, Larry Arthur 1992-05-09 Explosion Westray Mine Pictou County Coal
Benoit, Bennie Joseph 1992-05-09 Explosion Westray Mine Pictou County Coal
Conway, Wayne Michael 1992-05-09 Explosion Westray Mine Pictou County Coal
Dewan, Ferris Todd 1992-05-09 Explosion Westray Mine Pictou County Coal
Dollimont, Adonis Joseph 1992-05-09 Explosion Westray Mine Pictou County Coal
Doyle, Robert Steven 1992-05-09 Explosion Westray Mine Pictou County Coal
Drolet, Remi Joseph 1992-05-09 Explosion Westray Mine Pictou County Coal
Feltmate, Roy Edward 1992-05-09 Explosion Westray Mine Pictou County Coal
Fraser, Charles Robert 1992-05-09 Explosion Westray Mine Pictou County Coal
Gillis, Myles Daniel 1992-05-09 Explosion Westray Mine Pictou County Coal
Halloran, John Philip 1992-05-09 Explosion Westray Mine Pictou County Coal


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