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Felling Colliery Disaster

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Date: 24 Dec 1813
Location: Felling, County Durham, Englandmap
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Contact: Marjorie (Humphrey) Gibbon

History and Circumstances

  • Date: 24 December 1813
  • Location: Felling Colliery, Felling, County Durham,, England
  • Victims: 22 lives lost
  • Cause: Colliery Explosion


Victims
Name Sourced Bio Connected Category
Aislebrough, Nicholas, aged 56
Anderson, John, aged 17
Appleby, George, aged 24
Bailey, Matthew, aged 18
Greener, James, aged 15
Greener, Martin, aged 55
Greener, William, aged 18
Hall, John, aged 11
Haswell, William, aged 39
Love, John, aged 20
Lowther, James, aged 13
Lowther, Thomas, aged 13
Maddison, William, aged 60
Maxfield, William, aged 12
Morely, Thomas, aged 10
Morrows, Thomas, aged 30
Orricks, John Ray, aged 24
Reed, Thomas, aged 26
Richardson, William, aged 15
Rodgers, Edward, aged 10
Stoves, Robert, aged 40
Turnbull, William, aged 10
Young, John, aged 8
Young, John, aged 37

Sources

Durham Mining Museum





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