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Men in the Mines

A History of Mining Activity in Nova Scotia, 1720-1992

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Nova Scotia Mine Fatalities, 1838-1992

 

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Name   sort a-z Date   sort Cause of Death Name of Mine County (map) Type
Conn, James 15  1838-07  Explosion of gas  GMA Store Pit  Pictou County  Coal 
Lowe, William 15  1838-07  Explosion of gas  GMA Store Pit  Pictou County  Coal 
Redpath, George 15  1858-08-11  Explosion of gas  GMA's Cage Pit  Pictou County  Coal 
Russell 15  1858-08-11  Afterdamp  GMA's Cage Pit  Pictou County  Coal 
McKenzie, Daniel 15  1861-05  Explosion of gas  Bye Pit  Pictou County  Coal 
Roach, William 15  1861-05  Explosion of gas  Bye Pit  Pictou County  Coal 
Robertson, James 15  1861-05  Explosion of gas  Bye Pit  Pictou County  Coal 
Jose, Henry 13  1865-11-10  Fall down shaft  Albion Mine  Pictou County  Coal 
McCarney 15  1866-01  Fell 15 ft. and struck a timber  Acadia Coal Co.  Pictou County  Coal 
Mahoney, Patrick 3  1866-09-26  Fall of coal  Albion Mine  Pictou County  Coal 
McGilchrist, John 2  1866-11-28  Crushed by machinery  Albion Mine  Pictou County  Coal 
McLean, Alex 2  1866-12-20  Explosion of gas  Albion Mine  Pictou County  Coal 
McLean, John 3  1866-09-26  Fall of coal  Albion Mine  Pictou County  Coal 
Burke, William 3  1866-09-06  Fall of picks in shaft  Caledonia Mine  Cape Breton County  Coal 
Bowers 3  1866-10-11  Fall of earth  Lawrencetown  Halifax County  Gold 
Hoyt, Henry 3  1866-08-20  Fall of coal  Lingan Mine  Cape Breton County  Coal 
Kelly, William 3  1866-12-27  Fall of tub down shaft  Renfrew  Hants County  Gold 
Simpson, John 3  1866-04-10  Run over by wagons  Sydney  Cape Breton County  Coal 
Livingstone, Augustus 3  1866-11-15  Explosion of powder  Waverley  Halifax County  Gold 
Mount, John A. 3  1866-12-10  Fall down shaft  Waverley  Halifax County  Gold 
Shaw, Allen 3  1866-11-15  Explosion of powder  Waverley  Halifax County  Gold 
McCool, David 3  1866-10-03  Explosion of powder  Wine Harbour, Eldorado Co.  Guysborough County  Gold 
Forbes, Andrew 2  1867-04-13  Explosion of gas  Albion Mine, Cage Pit  Pictou County  Coal 
Harvey, Robert 2  1867-03-04  Suffocation  Albion Mine  Pictou County  Coal 
Forsyth, William 3  1867-12-31  Fall of earth  Lawrencetown  Halifax County  Gold 
Campbell, Patrick 2  1867-03-17  Explosion of gas  Lingan Mine  Cape Breton County  Coal 
McLeod, Thomas 2  1867-11-28  Fall of stone  Lingan Mine  Cape Breton County  Coal 
White, Morris 2  1867-03-26  Explosion of gas  Lingan Mine  Cape Breton County  Coal 
Timmons, John 2  1867-09-20  Fall of coal  Little Bras d'Or, Collins Mine  Cape Breton County  Coal 
Timmons, Peter 2  1867-09-20  Fall of coal  Little Bras d'Or, Collins Mine  Cape Breton County  Coal 
McKenzie, Hector 2  1867-02-28  Fall of stone  Montreal & Pictou Mine  Pictou County  Coal 
Baxter, James 3  1867-01-03  Explosion of powder  Mount Uniacke  Hants County  Gold 
Shea, James 2  1867-08-01  Crushed by machinery  Port Hood Mine  Inverness County  Coal 
Fraser, Simon 3  1867-11-16  Fall of stone  Renfrew  Hants County  Gold 
Cameron, D. 3  1867-10-19  Fall of stone  Sherbrooke  Guysborough County  Gold 
Bennois, John 2  1867-10-23  Explosion of powder  Sydney  Cape Breton County  Coal 
Sullivan, John 2  1867-09-12  Crushed in mine  Sydney  Cape Breton County  Coal 
Hallow, John 3  1867-05-03  Fall of stone  Waverley  Halifax County  Gold 
Hamilton, Samuel 15  1868-01  Exploding gas  Acadia Coal Mine  Pictou County  Coal 
Reid, Robert 2  1868-01-10  Fall of earth  Acadia Coal Mine  Pictou County  Coal 
Campbell, John 2  1868-05-22  Fall of coal, fall of pit roof  Acadia Mine  Pictou County  Coal 
Fraser, Simon 2  1868-07-08  Crushed by cars  Acadia Mine  Pictou County  Coal 
Forbes, Andrew 8  1868-04-11  Burnt in pit April 11th, died on the 19th.  Albion Mine, Foord Pit  Pictou County  Coal 
Conway, John 2  1868-08-07  Explosion of powder  Aspe Bay Mine  Cape Breton County  Coal 
Currie, Angus 2  1868-04-23  Fall of coal  Gowrie Mine  Cape Breton County  Coal 
McLellan, Hector 3  1868-10-08  Explosion of powder  Mulgrave, (Isaac's Harbour)  Guysborough County  Gold 
McPherson, C. 3  1868-09-08  Fall of stone  Mulgrave, (Isaac's Harbour)  Guysborough County  Gold 
McIntyre, W. 2  1868-10-22  Crushed by machinery  Sydney  Cape Breton County  Coal 
McDonald, D. 2  1869-09-23  Explosion of powder  Drummond Mine  Pictou County  Coal 
McPherson, R. 2  1869-08-31  Crushed by tubs  Drummond Mine  Pictou County  Coal 

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