The Gresford Disaster occurred on 22 September 1934 at Gresford Colliery,
Gresford near Wrexham, in north-east Wales when an explosion killed 266 men
and boys. The cause was never proved but an inqu...
Feb 3, 2016 ... The Gresford Disaster was one of the worst mining accidents to occur ... Inquests
recorded the cause of death as carbon monoxide poisoning.
May 22, 2013 ... The Gresford Disaster of 22 September 1934 was one such case. ... The owners
were never prosecuted and no single cause for the disaster ...
Sep 22, 2014 ... Image caption Gresford disaster memorial bears the names of the ... a disaster
fund and which caused other people to think she was better off ...
One of the most appalling disasters in the history of British mining occurred at the
.... 266 people died in the Gresford disaster 3 of which were men from the ...
inhaled or may enter through a cut in the skin, causes… contagious diseases and
Dec 12, 2006 ... Gresford Colliery Disaster, from the edited h2g2, the ... Speculation about who
was at fault, or what caused the disaster, didn't arise.
May 11, 2013 ... NEXT year is the 80th anniversary of the Gresford Mining disaster. ... An inquiry
was launched - the likely cause was an explosion caused by a ...
On the night of the disaster there was a night shift of 89 persons, which is 39 in
..... Does anybody believe that an explosion could have been caused by a spark
Sep 9, 2014 ... This year marks 80 years since the disaster at Gresford Colliery near ... but there
is not sufficient evidence to show what caused the explosion'.
Jul 4, 2011 ... Survivor of Gresford disaster recalls tragic memories ... Mr Edwards, an electricity
expert, claims the disaster was caused by a hole being filled ...