Mining Accidents - LEWIS William

Name: LEWIS William
Age: 19
Date: 31/08/1886
Year: 1886
Occupation: Collier
Colliery: Cleynen
Owner: Newport Abercarn Black Vein Steam Coal Co Ltd
County: Monmouth
Notes: He and another boy got into a tram and started it down a dip. The speed got too great they could not get off. At a turn in the road the tram left the rails Lewis was killed on the spot and the other boy injured.