Hem Heath Colliery (23 deaths)

1951
8th March 1951James LEIGHS32yrsRipperRoof fall
14th September 1951Joseph GLOVER31yrsDeputy Buried by fall
1953
4th October 1953Benjamin WILLMORE27yrsContractorRoof Fall
1956
23rd February 1956 I.D.Wilfred FOSTER38yrsElectricianFall from Vehicle
1961
20th March 1961Charles MAGEE32yrsFace workerFall of roof
1963
13th March 1963Ron CLENNELL47yrsMinerStepped from Cage fell down shaft
1964
8th December 1964Victor E. COMBER42yrsStowerFall of roof
1965
1st July 1965Ilija VUCKOVIC39yrsDevelopement WorkerFall of dirt
17th Novenber 1965D. GREY39yrsminerStruck by empty wagon
1967
24th April 1967S.N.JONES57yrsu/g Loco driverShunting Accident
11th July 1967(I.D.)Mr WADE36yrsFaceworkerStruck by girder
1968
27th November 1968T. WHITE47yrsminerCrushed between tub & belt
1969
7th October 1969J. McNANCY58yrsfaceworkerCrushed by machinery
13th November 1969John COXFORD35yrsfaceworkerFall of rock
1975
12th February 1975Miroslaw LUKASIEWICZ58yrsDeputyAccident 31st January
1978
10th April 1978Micheal COTTON23yrsFitterFall of coal at face
21st December 1978David PHILPOTTS37yrsFace ChargehandFall of roof 19th Dec
1980
February 1980C. WILBY49yrsMinerFalling Rocks died after 2 months
1982
22nd March 1982L. WESTON44yrsMinerFell 3000 feet down shaft
1988
23rd April 1988S.WATSON28yrsMinerKilled by dislodged Girder
16th November 1988E.W. TENNANT23yrsMinerCrushed by 2 coal tubs
1989
2nd March 1989Peter SMITH25yrsMinerCrushed to death
1991
9th December 1991Raymond PEARCE33yrsMinerTrapped in Loco Air Doors

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