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 def...
Wrexham County Borough Council - Gresford Colliery Disaster - Whose
Responsibility. ... The public wanted to know who was to blame for the explosion
and the ...
At about 2am, in the morning on Saturday 22nd September 1934, an explosion
occurred in the Dennis Section of Gresford Colliery, just outside Wrexham, ...
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 ...
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.
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.
Sep 22, 2014 ... Two services are held to mark the 80th anniversary of Gresford pit disaster which
... A group called Friends of Gresford Colliery Disaster has been set up to ... The
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By 1934, 2200 coal miners were employed at the Gresford colliery near Wrexham
, ... It found that the blame for the disaster rested entirely with the National Coal ...
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.
Coal mining disasters include harm to miners, the public, and the environment. ....
Most accidents are blamed on a failure to follow safety regulations, including ....
266 lives lost in the Gresford Disaster near Wrexham in North Wales on 22 ...