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1937 – Roddy, Frederick

1937 – FREDERICK RODDY, Cutterman, 25 Frederick Roddy of 51 Poolsbrook Road, Duckmanton was a native of Mosborough and had worked at Markham Colliery for […]

1937 – Official Report into the Disaster

Report on the Causes of and Circumstances attending the Explosion which occurred at Markham Colliery, Derbyshire, on the 21st January, 1937 By J. R. Felton, […]

1973 – Official Report into the Disaster

Report on the causes of, and circumstances attending, the overwind which occurred at Markham Colliery, Duckmanton, Derbyshire, on 30 July 1973 Presented to both Houses […]

List of all miners to be commemorated

The list below shows all 106 miners who will be commemorated as part of the ‘Walking Together’ project. The 106 miners were killed in three […]

List of all miners killed at Markham Colliery

The development of Markham Colliery started in 1882, when the Staveley Company leased 5,000 acres of coal reserves on the Sutton Estates from William Arkwright. […]

Markham miners remembered with memorial unveiling (21 July 2017)

Baggaley, Edward  (34)       Stallman.    1937 disaster Furniss, Joseph      (28)       Stallman.    1937 disaster Geary, Joseph   […]

1937 – Markham Colliery Disaster

On Thursday 21st January 1937 at 2.45 pm an explosion happened just when the men were changing over from the day shift to the afternoon […]

1937 – A List of Miners Killed in the disaster

Baggaley         Edward Cadywould     Leonard Cauldwell       William Henry Furniss            Joseph Marsden   […]

The 106 Disaster Victims

1937 Disaster Edward Baggaley (commemorated 21/7/17) Leonard Cadywould (commemorated 4/12/15 ) William Henry Cauldwell (commemorated 4/12/15) Joseph Furniss (commemorated 21/7/17) Ralph Marsden (commemorated 21/7/17) Charles […]