Haig Colliery Disaster 1922

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Location: Whitehaven, Cumberland, Englandmap
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History and Circumstances

  • Date: 5 Sep 1922
  • Location: Haig Colliery, Whitehaven, Cumberland, England
  • Victims: 39 lives lost
  • Cause: Colliery Explosion
Name Sourced Bio Connected Category
Bennett, John, aged 26
Brewster, John Carson, aged 39
Carter, William, aged 26
Casson, John, aged 37
Cooper, Thomas Henry, aged 28
Corlett, Thomas, aged 58
Coulter, Samuel, aged 28
Denvir, Richard, aged 58
Denwood, Robert, aged 21
Fell, Douglas James Michael, aged 20
Gilhooley, Thomas, aged 39
Goulding, Henry, aged 32
Graves, James, aged 46
Haig, Thomas, aged 37
Hellon, Leonard Ixon, aged 27
Hope, William, aged 25
Kirkpatrick, John, aged 32
McAvoy, Sylvester, aged 34
McCreadie, George, aged 47
McCreadie, Gordon, aged 17
McCreadie, Robert Routledge, aged 19
McDowell, Robert, aged 44
McDowell, Thomas, aged 19
Moore, John, aged 25
Moore, Joseph, aged 29
Moore, Thomas, aged 29
Murphy, Bernard, aged 24
Osbourne, Isaac, aged 26
Parkinson, George Stevenson
Pattinson, John, aged 36
Powe, Albert, aged 19
Robinson, Thomas, aged 29
Shepherd, Albert, aged 39
Sparks, Jackson, aged 19
Sparks, William John, aged 23
Telford, Thomas Parker, aged 19
Tyson, Moses Huddleston, aged 24
Watson, George, aged 37
Weightman, William, aged 32


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