Mining Disasters in Great Britain - 1600

MINING DISASTERS IN GREAT BRITAIN (Master List) Notes by © Ian Winstanley.

CONTENTS 1658-1799

  • GALLOW FLAT, Elswick, Northumberland, May, 1658.
  • GATESHEAD. Gateshead, Northumberland. 3rd. or 4th. October 1705.
  • FATFIELD. Chester-le-Street, Durham. 18th. August 1708.
  • LUMLEY PARK. Chester-le-Street, Durham. 1727.
  • LONNEN PIT. Fatfield, Durham. June 1736.
  • CORPSHILL or Corporal Pit. Whitehaven, Cumberland, 5th. August, 1737.
  • NORTH BIDDICK. Biddick, Durham. 18th. January, 1743.
  • RAVENSWORTH. Ravensworth, Durham. 10th, June, 1757.
  • WERNFRAITH. Neath, Glamorganshire. 1758.
  • HARTLEY. Hartley, Durham. 1st. December, 1761.
  • FATFIELD. Chester-le-Street, Durham. 1763.
  • WINCH POND. Neath, Glamorganshire. 1764.
  • WALKER. Gateshead, Northumberland. 2nd.. April, 1765.
  • WALKER. Gateshead, Northumberland, 18th. March, 1766.
  • SOUTH BIDDICK. Blyth, Durham. 16th. April, 1766.
  • LAMBTON. Chester-le-Street, Durham. 22nd. August 1766.
  • WALLSEND. Gateshead, Northumberland. 1767.
  • FATFIELD. Chester-le-Street, Durham. 27th. March, 1767.
  • WERNFRAITH. Neath, Glamorganshire. 1770.
  • NORTH BIDDICK. Washington, Durham. 6th. December, 1773.
  • OVINGTON’S PIT, East Rainton, Durham. 7th. October, 1776.
  • CHARTERSHAUGH. Durham. 8th. December, 1778.
  • WINCH POND. Neath, Glamorganshire, 1779.
  • WALLSEND. Gateshead, Northumberland. 3rd. November, 1786.
  • WALLSEND. Gateshead, Northumberland. 21st. August, 1786.
  • LLANSAMLET. Swansea, Glamorganshire, 14th. March, 1788.
  • WAUNDDU. Loughor, Swansea. 10th. July, 1788.
  • WALLSEND. Gateshead, Northumberland. 4th. October, 1790.
  • SHERIFF HILL. Gateshead, Durham. 27th. December, 1793.
  • PICKTREE. Rickleton, Durham. 9th. June, 1794.
  • HARRATON. Harraton, Durham. 11th. June, 1794.
  • SHERIFF HILL. Sheriff Hill, Durham. 21st. December, 1794.
  • PARADISE. Benwell, Northumberland. 24th. April, 1795.
  • FIRE ENGINE, Neath, Glamorganshire. 12th. May, 1795.
  • NEW WASHINGTON. Washington, Durham. 12th. February, 1796.
  • SLATTYFORD. Slattyford, Northumberland. 8th. September, 1796.
  • ROTHWELL HAIGH. Leeds, Yorkshire. 19th. April, 1797.
  • LUMLEY. Lumley, Durham. 11th. April, 1797.
  • WASHINGTON. Washington, Durham. 27th. February, 1798.
  • WALLSEND. Gateshead, Durham. 25th. September, 1799.
  • LUMLEY. Lumley, Durham. 11th. October, 1799.

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