Mining Accidents - ROGERS James

Name: ROGERS James
Age: 0
Date: 24/06/1811
Year: 1811
Colliery: Paulton
Town: Paulton
County: Somerset
Notes: He incautiously walked into the shaft of the pit and instantly precipitated to the bottom, about 500 feet and was dashed to pieces, having one arm and one leg entirely severed from his body which was otherwise shockingly mangled.