1938 – Allen, James F

                                                                           Derbyshire Times 13thMay 1938

J.Allen of Arkwright Town, was only 24 and leaves a young with whom he lived in rooms with Mrs Webb. His parents also live in Arkwright Town and he has been employed at Markham Colliery for a number of years. Allen was among the last victims to be recovered from the pit, and was among those which received the worst shock of the explosion.

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