Wales. On October 14, 1913, there was a disaster in the the Universal Steam Coal Company pit - the most severe in the history of the Welsh coal industry. 439 men and boys were killed. From the National Library of Wales.
A history of the Baddesley / Baxterley pit explosion in 1882 in Warwickshire England. Details of the men involved and their families, including a list of those killed and those who won Albert Medals for bravery.