The Gresford disaster occurred on 22 September 1934 at Gresford Colliery,
Gresford, near ..... Without any decisive evidence, the inquiry's conclusions did
not attribute any outright blame or de...
Wrexham County Borough Council - Gresford Colliery Disaster - Whose
Responsibility. ... The public wanted to know who was to blame for the explosion
and the ...
Jan 14, 2015 ... The Gresford Disaster was a real-life tragedy that happened in 1932 at Gresford
... Poor mine management was blamed for causing the tragedy.
At about 2am, in the morning on Saturday 22nd September 1934, an explosion
occurred in the Dennis Section of Gresford Colliery, just outside Wrexham, ...
May 22, 2013 ... The Gresford Disaster of 22 September 1934 was one such case. The Gresford
Colliery sat just north of Wrexham, the original shaft being sunk in 1908. By 1911
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The Gresford Disaster You've heard of the Gresford Disaster, Of the terrible price
that was paid; Two hundred and forty two colliers were lost, And three of the ...
Dec 12, 2006 ... Gresford Colliery Disaster, from the edited h2g2, the Unconventional ... within the
Dennis shaft, Walker found that bad ventilation was to blame.
On the night of the disaster there was a night shift of 89 persons, which is 39 in
..... lamp or a badly placed shot—any of these could have been responsible.
18 Robert Laidlaw, 'The Gresford Disaster in Popular Memory', Llafur: the ... of
primary newspaper reports to pass blame or name the cause of the disaster, they.
You've heard of the Gresford disaster,. And the terrible price that was paid;. Two
hundred and forty-two colliers were lost,. And three men of the rescue brigade.