Mining Accidents - JONES William Edward

Name: JONES William Edward
Age: 42
Date: 03/03/2020
Year: 1897
Occupation: Asst. fitter
Colliery: Tillery
Owner: Powell Tillery Steam Coal Co Ltd
County: Monmouth
Notes: Crushed by arms of the spur wheel of a new hauling engine he having stretched between them quite unnecessarily when oiling. The drum was jerked at the time by full trains which were attached to the rope at the top of the incline.