Chatterley Whitfield Colliery (25 deaths)

1947
23rd October 1947George BROUGH20yrsHaulageCrushed between 2 tubs
1948
18th April 1948(I.D.)Frederick A. POOLE36yrsFace WorkerRoof Fall
14th May 1948Arthur ROWLEY25yrsHaulageStruck by runaway wagon
9th December 1948Percy SHEARER62yrsunknownUnderground fire Hesketh pit
9th December 1948Harry COOKE30yrsunknownUnderground fire Hesketh pit
9th December 1948Sammuel R. HUGHES38yrsFiremanUnderground fire Hesketh pit
1952
22nd April 1952George HEATH31yrsHaulageCrushed by tubs Hesketh Pit
22nd April 1952Joseph H. WHITEHURST26yrsRipperCrushed by tubs Hesketh Pit
1953
12th May 1953(I.D.)Harold OWEN60yrsRipperBuried by fall
8th July 1953William TAYLOR44yrsMinerCrushed between tubs and shaft
1954
26th June 1954Salvatore SCICHILONE21yrsfaceworkerburied by fall
4th May 1955Maurice PATE (?TATE)53yrsPumpmanstruck by a truck
1957
2nd August 1957 I.D.Thomas A. BAINES31yrsHaulagecrushed by tub
5th November 1957Karol SOSNA40yrsFaceworkerBuried under fall
1959
9th February 1959Guiseppe BAIO30yrsPackerTrapped by large stone in Fall
1960
2nd March 1960Eric BIRCHALL34yrsPackerRoof Fall
1962
27th November 1962J. MOUNTFORDu/KNot KnownHaulage Accident
1963
22nd February 1963Arnold BOOTE57yrsSurface ShunterCrushed by truck
1964
17th July 1964Joseph CUMBERBATCH54yrsMinerCause unkown
1966
14th December 1966William G. NICHOLSON33yrsPackerInjured Roof fall 13th Dec died NSRI
20th December 1966Karlis BERZNIEKS40yrsDevelopement WorkerRoof Fall
1967
3rd June 1967(?)William GIBSON38yrsFaceworkerRoof fall
30th November 1967T. W. WILKINSON37yrsFaceworkerRoof fall
1968
8th January 1968John E. STATHAM26yrsFaceworkerCause unknown
1971
7th December 1978Frank WILDE48yrsUnder managerCause unknown

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