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KILLED BY COLLIERY COLLAPSE.…

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KILLED BY COLLIERY COLLAPSE. I A terrible accident occurred riear Bishop Auckland, Durham. Four hewers and a boy were working a mile and a half from the shaft bottom of Bolckow, Vaughan, and Co.'s colliery, and no indication of danger had been observed, when a large section of the roof fell on them. All were buried beneath the debris, and I Samuel Wilson and the boy, Alfred Perry, were killed outright. The crash of the collapse and the cries of the others attracted the attention of workmen elsewhere in the colliery, and a rescue pary set to work promptly. After two hours of digging three men were brought out alive and not very seriously injured. A fall of rock at Vivian Colliery, Abertillery, caused the death of William Owen and injured William Clothier so severely that he died. I

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