Brandling Main Colliery, Jarrow, 1812
Explosion. 92 died.

Chartershaugh Colliery, Durham, 1778
Explosion, 24 died.

Collingwood Main Colliery, Chirton, 1813
Explosion. 8 died.

Easington Colliery, West Hartlepool, 1951
Methane explosion caused by a sudden release of gas following a roof fall in the waste. Ignition was caused by the cutter blades striking Iron Pyrites in the seam causing sparks. 83 died.

Eppleton Colliery, Hetton-le-Hole, 1951
Methane explosion caused by by some fault in the electrical equipment of the Joy loader due to poor maintenance. 9 died.

Fatfield Colliery, Chester-le-Street, 1708
Methane explosion. 69 died.

Fatfield Colliery, Fatfield, 1763
Explosion, 17 died

Fatfield Colliery, Chester-le-Street, 1767
Explosion, 39 died.

Fatfield Colliery Hall Pit, Chester-le-Street, 1813
Explosion. 30 died.

Felling Colliery, Jarrow, 1813
Explosion. 23 died & 20 injured.

Glebe Colliery, Washington, 1908
Methane explosion caused by shotfiring. 14 died & 1 injured.

Harraton Colliery, Harraton, 1794
Explosion, 20 died.

Harraton Colliery Row Pit, Harraton, 1808
Explosion. 4 died & 14 burnt.

Harrington Colliery Mill Pit, Pensher, 1812
Explosion. 28 died.

Hartley Colliery, Hartley, 1761
Explosion, 5 died.

Hebburn Colliery, Hebburn, 1805
Explosion. 35 died.

Hebburn Colliery, Hebburn, 1814
Explosion. 11 died.

Lampton Colliery, Chester-le-Street, 1766
Explosion, 6 died.

Lonnen Pit, Fatfield, 1736
Disaster, 5 died

Louisa Colliery, Stanley, 1947
Methane explosion caused by the presence of gas and an attempt by a miner to light a cigarette. 21 died & 3 injured.

Lumley Park Colliery, Chester-le-Street, 1727
Explosion, nearly 60 died.

Lumley Colliery, Lumley, 1797
Explosion, 31 died.

Lumley Colliery, Lumley, 1799
Explosion, 39 died.

Medmosley Colliery, Consett, 1923
Shaft Accident. 9 died.

Murton Colliery, Murton, 1942
Methane explosion caused by shotfiring. 15 died.

New Washington Colliery, Washington, 1796
Explosion, 7 died.

North Biddick Colliery, Biddick,  1743
Explosion, 17 died.

North Biddick Colliery, Washington, 1773
Explosion, 20 died

Ovingtons Pit, East Rainton, 1776
Explosion, 5 died.

Oxclose Colliery, Oxclose, 1805
Explosion. 38 died.

Picktree Colliery, Rickleton, 1794
Explosion, 30 died.

Ravensworth Colliery, Ravensworth, 1757
Explosion, 16 died.

Sheriff Hill Colliery, Gateshead, 1793
Accident, 14 died.

Sheriff Hill Colliery, Sheriff Hill, 1794
Explosion, several died.

South Biddick Colliery, Blyth, 1766
Explosion, 27 died.

Towneley Main Colliery, Greenside “A” Pit, 1801
Explosion. Several died.

Wallsend Colliery, Gateshead, 1799
Explosion, 13 died.

Wallsend Colliery “C” Pit,  Gateshead, 1803
Explosion. 12 died.

Washington Colliery, Washington, 1798
Explosion, 7 died.

West Stanley Colliery, West Stanley, 1909
Coal dust explosion which ignited methane gas. 167 died.

Wingate Grange Colliery, Wingate, 1906
Coal dust explosion caused by shotfiring. 25 died.

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