Mining Accidents - CLARKE Trevor

Name: CLARKE Trevor
Age: 14
Date: 01/10/1912
Year: 1912
Occupation: Asst. collier
Colliery: British Top No.1
Owner: Powells Tillery Steam Coal Co Ltd
County: Monmouth
Notes: Fell out of cage whilst descending the shaft 175 yards in depth. The cages were fitted with gates at each end, but one of them became loose at the one, end and evidently caught in the shaft walling, causing the cage to sway about.