Florence Colliery (21 deaths)

1947
5th May 1947Colin WOOD24yrsFace workerBuried by fall (Moss 8)
26th August 1947James CARR44yrsPackerBuried in fall Moss face
1952
19th August 1952Lawrence BUXTON22yrsTrainee workerRoof Fall
1953
14th April 1953Arthur SHEMILT58yrsPackerCollapsed
1955
27th January 1955Roy SPENDILOW23yrsFace workerRoof Fall
1957
28th August 1957Vincento DERAMO34yrsFace workerCrushed by a fall of dirt
11th October 1957James GALLOWAY40yrsCoalface PackerRoof Fall
1958
1st April 1958Joseph HERROD56yrsFace workerBuried by a fall of dirt
1st April 1958Edward REID55yrsFace workerBuried by a fall of dirt
21st July 1958James William McSPORRON48yrsRipperFall of roof
1959
15th October 1959Antonio SIVOLI40yrsMinerKilled in an Explosion
1960
11th February 1960Thomas BLUNDRED57yrsSurface WorkerCrushed by Wagons
9th May 1960Leslie SHENTON20yrsPackerBuried at face
9th June 1960Stanley FORRESTER40yrsFace workerFall of coal
1966
30th March 1966Peter MACE39yrsRipperRoof fall
1967
19th October 1967Robert MAY30yrsDevelopement WorkerStruck by falling stone
1969
18th August 1969T. RHODES63yrsminerUnknown
1973
28th September 1973Arthur V. McGUINNES22yrsLoco DriverHit head on pipe
1980
11th March 1980Jack MASON61yrsMinerStruck by empty mine car
25th July 1980John BRIAN44yrsElectricianRock fall
1989
25th January 1989A. BERETON47yrsElectricianCrushed by wagons

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