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 ...
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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Dec 12, 2006 ... Gresford Colliery Disaster, from the edited h2g2, the Unconventional ... within the
Dennis shaft, Walker found that bad ventilation was to blame.
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.
Only four years later, a disaster in the Lancaster Pit of the Universal Colliery, ... to
the victims of the second greatest mining disaster in Wales: the Gresford Disaster.
... 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 ...