SENELEY GREEN. Ashton-in-Makerfield, Lancashire. 24th. October, 1848.
The explosion occurred in Mr. Stock’s new colliery and claimed the lives of five people who were working with naked candles.
Annals of Coal Mining. Galloway. Vol.2, p.84.
Mining Journal. Vol. xviii, p.504.
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