Glebe Colliery Disaster

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Date: 20 Feb 1908
Location: Washington, County Durham, Englandmap
Surnames/tags: Mining Disasters England Disasters
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Contact: TBC

History and Circumstances

  • Date: 20th February 1908
  • Location: 'Glebe Pit Colliery, Washington, County Durham, England
  • Victims: 14 lives lost, 1 injured
  • Cause: Colliery Explosion
Name Sourced Bio Connected Category
Edward Ashman Age 41
Robert Cowen Age 44
Thomas McNally Age 48
Alfred Wood Age 50
William Edward Glendinning Age 32
James William Swan Wake Age 42
Charles Thomas Applegarth Age 33
John Dixon Age 42
William Henry Rollin Age 30
James Ambrose Madden Age 49
John Thomas Clarke Age 29
Charles Chivers Age 25
Henry Oswald Age 35
Thomas Agar Errington 18

Name Sourced Bio Connected Category
James Yeardsley Age 29


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