Mining Accidents - BERESFORD Arthur

Name: BERESFORD Arthur
Age: 14
Date: 01/05/1914
Year: 1914
Occupation: Driver
Colliery: Ireland
Owner: Staveley Coal and Iron Co Ltd
County: Derby
Notes: He was found under the front tub of his set of two full tubs; the cotter was out and the pony had gone off the road by itself. There is an up-grade of 1 in 80 and a drag is stated to have been in position while the tubs were on the rails. It is not clear how the accident happened.