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Wellington Journal & Shrewsbury News, August 17th, 1895
MADELEY - PIT ACCIDENT.

 

PIT ACCIDENT: Frank Davies (Madeley Wood), whilst charging a hole at Hill Pits Colliery, belonging to the Madeley Wood Company, on Monday, was badly burnt about the hands and arms, and he was conveyed home by his comrades, and attended to by Dr. Webb (club doctor).

 


Submitted by Steve Dewhirst

Note: Accident took place on Monday 12th August. Hill Pits Colliery, was probably Hills Lane Colliery, Madeley.

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