Transcription Tuesday RWLD records, 81-90
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Case numberParticulars of MemberAccidentInquestBoard of Trade EnquiryCompensationLegalSolicitorRemarks
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BranchFirst name(s) / initial(s)
Surname
Grade
Railway Company
DatePlaceCountyCountryType of casualtyNatureDateAttended byVerdictDate
Inspector
ASRS Representative
Dependents
Amount obtained
Additional comment
Subject
Result
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https://drive.google.com/open?id=11KmyzhO07fZ67HUu-08VIWFjkQuB1oDd81March 19061774
Hornsey & Wood Green
CreaseCarriage CleanerGreat Northern
14/10/1904
HornseyMiddlesexEnglandInjury: Loss of body part(s)Leg amputated below knee112per weeksolicitors costs of £2/18/8d awarded Dec 1905
5
£50 lump sum compensation offered Feb 05
6
Dec 19041775AberdeenRBlythaccepted £120 settlement Aug 05
7
March 19051776Stoke on TrentRShortlandFiremanN S
15/10/1904
Ford Green, Stoke on TrentStaffordshireEnglandInjury: CrushFinger crushed unhooking engine13-per weekNo solicitorresumed work on Nov 28th 1904
8
March 19051777Leeds 1GBrownPlate LayerNorth Eastern
27/10/1904
Wortley JunctionYorkshireEnglandInjury: Cut(s) or laceration(s)
Flogging,throat injured by a splinter
123per weekNo solicitoroff (work) 10 weeks
9
Sept/Dec 19051778Liverpool 2JTLloydShuntersC L C
21/10/1904
Central Station Tunnel, LiverpoolLancashireEnglandInjury: CrushFoot run over by engine
Armitage
Dobson116per weekresumed light work from 19th June 1905
10
1779NewportStiles
11
June 19051780IdleRopergangerMidland
25/10/1904
Idle, YorkshireEnglandInjury: Other - see 'Nature' fieldInjured eye134
per week;eventually £120 in full settlement
12
March/Sept 19051781YarmouthWJ
Liggardine
shunter
Midland & Great Northern
01/11/1904
YarmouthEnglandInjury: Contusion(s)
During shunting operations owing
local solicitorFordDobson200GrantCowl£2/2/- solicitors costs
13
to a misunderstandingFlint and Son£2/2/- solicitors costs
14
Feb/March 19051782Coventry
https://drive.google.com/open?id=1mtRwzuCxsm2Wz64qSgT4gc6r60WHIJPF
McGregorganger
London & North Western
CoventryWarwickshireEnglandInjury: Other - see 'Nature' field1714
Pension premiums;paid without going to court
15
Dec 19041783StroodJonesdriver
South Eastern & Central
StroodKentEnglandInjury: Other - see 'Nature' field
Charged by police for stealing wood
withdrawn by the company
16
1784BarnetbyTodd£1/-/4 solicitors costs
17
Sept 19051785walsall 1JMadeleyPorter
London & North Western
10/04/1904
Walsall StationStaffordshireEnglandInjury: Sprain(s)Rupture when carrying parcel89per weekresumed 30/11/1905 as signalman at 22/- per week
18
Sept 19051786SheffieldwWalmsleygoods GuardGreat Central
17/10/1904
SheffieldYorkshireEnglandInjury: Sprain(s)
strained musclesof hip when coupling
143per weekresumed 09/01/1905
19

1787TyldsleyHallLancashireEngland
proposed slander action, case dropped
J R Dootsonsolicitors opinion
20
1788GlamorganshireWales
21
TredegarThomas21810
compensation;plus £10/-/10 retiring gratuity
Davies, Nash & Co£17/2/8d solicitors costs
22
1789SaltburnCoppinDurhamEngland
23
1790BathgateAddieLothianScotlandWallace & Allancosts of £1/11/4d, Jan 1906
24
March 19051791PolmadieW
Colquhourn
Caledonian Railway
28/10/1904
Clyde Bridge JunctionLanarkshireScotlandFatalKnocked down and killedMuir21061no solicitor
25
https://drive.google.com/open?id=1Mbe8L8nnftN4uYSS2wR3Sf3VdGHnvl4k821792LydneySmithbaz72
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8206/19051793Limerick JunctionMCusackPorter
Great Southern & Western Railway
12/08/1904
Limerick JunctionTipperaryIrelandInjury: Fracture(s)Broken collar bone etc79Resumed 10/10/1904baz72
27
8204/19051794PilsleyGBlackburnSignalman
Great Central Railway
11/11/1904
Heath StationDerbyshireEnglandFatal
Knocked undernaeth train as a result of collision
Local Solicitor
Accidental Death
HornbyDobson19647James & Middleton£1-1-0 for inquestbaz72
28
8209/19051795BathgateWAlcornGoods Guard
North British Railway
28/10/1904
Camps JunctionMidlothianScotlandInjury: Other - see 'Nature' field
Tow roping wagons & injured arms
Armitage
MuirNilOnly off a fort?baz72
29
8203/19051796Tyne DockGPollardSwitch Oiler
North Eastern Railway
10/11/1904
Tyne DocksDurhamEnglandFatalRun overLocal Solicitor
Accidental Death
169147For inquestbaz72
30
8212/19041797KeighleyPearsonShunter
Great Northern Railway
DobsonNo SolRepresented at BT inquiry re accident to shunter Smithbaz72
31
821798Hull 6BriggsP&B 16/10Opinion. Injured through neglect of contractor. Opinion as to contractors liability.baz72
32
8209/19051799PolmadieDMcAllisterBrakesman
Caledonian Railway
10/11/1904
GushetfauldsLanarkshireScotlandInjury: Other - see 'Nature' field
Knocked down & ribs & shoulder inj.
Campbell
Muir120per weekOff 3 weeks 2 daysbaz72
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8203/19051800MontroseJRitchieDriver
Caledonian Railway
08/10/1904 (died 10/11/1904
ArbroathAngusScotlandInjury: Other - see 'Nature' field
Oiling engine. Slipped and injured too knee
MuirInjury to knee10000CompromisedGlasgow June 190615/-baz72
34
8203/19051801NewhavenWManningSheeter
London,Brighton & South Coast Railway
22/10/1904
Newhaven HarbourSussexEnglandInjury: Other - see 'Nature' field
Sheeting wagon. Cash of copper rolled against, injured his leg.
HornbyDobson118per weekNo SolResumed 18/12/1904baz72
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821802PenistoneWebsterClegg & Son£4-19-4baz72
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8203/19051803DoncasterGBertieFireman
Great Northern Railway
09/11/1904
Near ClaypoleYorkshireEngland
Got on tender to get fire-iron buried beneath coals. Caught by bridge
22890Local. GW Andrews£5-1-6. £2-16-8 from outside. £2-4-10 to us.baz72
37
8212/19051804BostonTHitchcockGuard
Great Northern Railway
15/11/1904
Between Basford and BulwellNottinghashireEnglandInjury: Fracture(s)196per weekOff 6 weeksbaz72
38
8203/19051805BirminghamJHolidayGoods GuardMidland Railway
15/11/1904
Granville St. TunnelWarwickshireEnglandInjury: Cut(s) or laceration(s)
Knocked down by light engine. Scalp wound
161per weekNo SolResumed 13/01/1905baz72
39
821806Tylands JunctionLonglandsbaz72
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8203/19051807SheffieldTStorerGoods GuardMidland Railway
17/11/1904
Carlton Exchange SidingsYorkshireEnglandInjury: CrushCoupling up, hand crushed.159per weekNo SolResumed 13/02/1905baz72
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8203/19051808NewportBaldwynCarriage Cleaner
Great Western Railway
Wages in lieu. Recoveredbaz72
42
8203/19061809DewsburyJonesWarehouseman
03/11/1904
DewsburyYorkshireEnglandInjury: Other - see 'Nature' fieldInjured back88per week£50 offered in June 1905 accepted July 1905baz72
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https://drive.google.com/open?id=1YuVoD8O49Vvf6tU-NNtrOfww4ImQNrUz8303/19061810Melton ConstableASayers? Collector?
28/12/1904
Melton ConstableNorfolkEnglandInjury: Crush"Foot run over"0909s per weekResumed 01/01/1906 as level crossing gateman 15s per week
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8306/19061811HarrogateDawsonLinesman
North Eastern Railway
23/01/1904
BoroughbridgeNorth YorkshireEnglandInjury: Sprain(s)"Sprained back"013013s per weekResumed 01/02/1904 but gave up on 21/04/1904 ; 11/09/1905 commenced in gang as [...] 26s per week
unsure if 'commenced in gang as...' is left incomplete, or if this is the correct transcription
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02/1905 & 03/1905
1812St Helens JunctionHacker
London and North Western Railway
Discharged for being concerned with theft and charged with it. Return of pensions premiums
Charge of theft dismissed. Management agreed to pay.
Local 4£.4s.0dDec Dues 1904 Chorlton 1£.1s.0d
Unsure what remarks refer to (possibly second solicitor and fee?)
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8312/19051813AttercliffeAPayneShunter
Great Central Railway
21/11/1904
Sheffield, Broughton LaneSouth YorkshireEnglandInjury: Loss of body part(s)"Lost left leg"011711s7d per weekResumed as signalman on 26/06/1904
47
8303/19051814Toton 2DGrearleyDriverMidland Railway
03/11/1904
SandiacreDerbyshireEnglandFatal
"Crossing line knocked down by passing train and killed
Local solicitor"a : D"30000apportioned
No information as to what 'apportioned' refers to
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8303/19051815KeighleyLJPearsonShunter
Great Northern Railway
24/11/1904
KeighleyWest YorkshireEnglandInjury: Crush
"Coupling engine to wagon pole shifted hand crushed between buffers"
012012s per weekNo solicitorOff 5 weeks 2 days
49
8303/19041816Crewe 2FPlattPass Shunter
London and North Western Railway
25/11/1904
CreweCheshireEnglandInjury: Sprain(s)
"Stepping off platform sprained his ankle"
017017s per weekNo solicitorResumed 19/12/1904
50
8306/19051817AberystwythSalmonDriver?
Action for wrongful dismissal, action against Friendly Society
LostJVB
Solicitor column contains an actuarial calculation: 73£.13s.8d + 60£.10s.6d = 134£.4s.2d + 2£.18s.2d =137£.2s.4d dated 03/1906. Remarks column contains a crossed-out sentence.
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831818Kentish TownARiley
52
8303/19051819Leicester 1WHWorsdaleMidland Railway
28/11/1904
Loughborough, near Sileby, Cossington Bridge
LeicestershireEnglandFatal
"Climbing on tender and caught by bridge"
Local solicitor
"a D: jury thought bridge was too low"
21463Hincks 10£.13s.0d
53
8303/19051820Stoke on TrentJHBanksGuard
North Staffordshire Railway
26/11/1904
Stoke on Trent, Pratt's SidingsStaffordshireEnglandInjury: Sprain(s)"Uncoupling sprained his ankle"000Nil - only off seven daysNo solicitor
54
831821Bethnal GreenHeathGarinardMidland Railway
Action for damages
Dismissed
P+B 12/1905 29£.3s.2d
55
8306/19051822York CentralJParsonsHorse Shunter
North Eastern Railway
25/10/1904
York, Old Station YardNorth YorkshireEnglandInjury: Sprain(s)"Injured shoulder"012012s per weekResumed light work 08/02/1905
56
8309/19051823Nottingham 1CFBoultonDriver
30/11/1904
Nottingham, Basford junctionNottinghamshireEnglandFatal"Knocked down and killed"Local solicitor30000Fox and Manning1£.1s.0d for inquest 4£.15s.2d, 3£.3s.0d compensations = 1£.12s.2d
57
831824Hull 6BriggsDuplicated
Crossed out - duplicated
58
8303/19051824BasfordGFriesbyDrayman
Great Northern Railway
25/11/1904
Nottingham, Basford good yardNottinghamshireEnglandInjury: Cut(s) or laceration(s)"Unloading goods cut hand"000Nil - only off fortnightNo solicitor
59
8303/19051825Hull 3GHeslamPulleyman
North Eastern Railway
16/11/1904
Hull, general warehouseEast YorkshireEnglandInjury: Dislocation(s)
"Unloading cases knocked off dray shoulder dislocated"
0131113s.11d per weekNo solicitorResumed 23/01/1905
60
831826PontnewynydJones
Correct spelling of branch is likely Pontnewynydd near Pontypool (transcribed as in original without last 'd')
61
https://drive.google.com/open?id=1Wy3BPbeSsyVl2IlKsqrY_yi2W4jLhsoo841827Tyne DocksRobsondms
62
8403/19051828KeighleyCHBladesChecker
Great Western Railway
2/12/1904KeighleyWest YorkshireEnglandInjury: CrushUnloading goods. Crushed foot.128per weekNo SolOff 5 weeks & 2 daysdms
63
8403/19051829Toton 1GW
Shortlands
ShunterMidland Railway
16/11/1904
Toton LdgsInjury: Sprain(s)
Breaking wagon. Foot caught in check rail. Sprained ankle
1010per weekNo SolResumed Jan 31st 1905dms
64
8409/19051830Dudley PortAHolmesSub-Ganger
London and North Western Railway
27/11/1904
Dudley PortWest MidlandsEnglandInjury: Other - see 'Nature' fieldHead of spike flew off & inj. eye13per weekResumed 17 Feb/05dms
65
8403/19051831Low MoorI
Davis or Dewis
Goods Guard
Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway
7/12/1904Anchor Pit, BrighouseWest YorkshireEnglandFatalCollisionScott (Sol)
"Accidental Death" Rider that Co should set rule re blocking enforced
DruittMear243010Scott £5.5.0dms
66
8406/19051832Carlisle 1JBeereGoods GuardMidland Railway 8/12/1904ArmthwaiteEnglandFatalKilled by goods train29620
Donald, Ustell V Lightfoot £5.0.2
Correct spelling possibly Armathwaite
dms
67
841833Fylands JunctionShipmanEnglanddms
68
8403/19051834MotherwellSmithDriverScotlandRepresented at Board of Trade Enquiry into collision at Wishaw North Junction on Nov 22nd 1904dms
69
8403/19051834MotherwellBurgessGuardScotlandRepresented at Board of Trade Enquiry into collision at Wishaw North Junction on Nov 22nd 1904dms
70
8403/19051835Newton Heath 1WHRobinsonFireman
Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway
10/12/1904
Manchester, Miles PlattingLancashireEnglandFatal
Crossing lines to relieve Driver. Knocked down and killed.
27300No Soldms
71
8403/19051835West BromptonHAldertonGanger
Metropolitain District Railway
12/12/1904
West Kensington StationLondonEnglandFatal
Knocked down and killed by train backing out of siding.
Dobson
"A.D." Jury recommended that when trains were backing out there should be a look out man.
28073No Soldms
72
8403/19051836Toton 1GWHarbonGoods GuardMidland Railway
29/11/1904
Stanton GateDerbyshireEnglandInjury: Other - see 'Nature' field
Transhipping goods. Fell off stage injured shoulder
1410per weekNo Sol Resumed Jan 2nd 1905dms
73
8403/19051837BirminghamSTimbrellCarmanMidland Railway
13/09/1904
Birmingham, Lawley StreetWest MidlandsEnglandInjury: Cut(s) or laceration(s)
Unloading cases, injured knee through projecting nail
134per weekNo SolOff until Jan 27th 1905dms
74
8406/19051838MasboroWJamesPlatelayerMidland Railway
21/02/1904
EckingtonDerbyshireEnglandInjury: Other - see 'Nature' fieldRupturedNilClegg and Son £19.2.6Court Case Lostdms
75
841839Newcastle CentlHillDefaulter. Two Months Imprisonmentdms
76
8406/19051840St Helens JunctionEdwardsDriver
London and North Western Railway
28/10/1904
St Helens, Clock Face No1 SgnlsMerseysideEnglandInjury: Other - see 'Nature' fieldInjured leg100per weekResumed Dec 20/05dms
77
8406/19051841Shildon
Brownless
Pilot Guard
North Eastern Railway
15/12/1904
Shildon Waggon WksCounty DurhamEnglandFatalCrushed to death18000£6.19.0 Jenningsdms
78
841842West BromptonAldertonDuplicatedSee case 1835dms
79
8409/19051843WellingboroJWAllenGoods GuardMidlands Railway
18/11/1904
Market HarboroughNorthamptonshireEnglandInjury: Sprain(s)
Tripped over chain & sprained ankle & guidles of leg
155per week Resumed 16 Jany/05dms
80
81
https://drive.google.com/open?id=1ADUOVTguj74Fj0VjtJ-i5nuUSnl_4Lkr8503/19051844WellingboroCNewsomeGoods GuardMidlands Railway
13/09/1904
Wellingboro[ugh]NorthamptonshireEnglandInjury: Crush
Coupling up. Shunting pole slipped. Hand crushed.
153per weekNo Sol.Resumed Oct. 14th 1904
HM Surrey UK
82
8503/19051845Carlisle 2GKiddFiremanN.B.
16/12/1904
Gretna Green StnDumfries & GallowayScotlandInjury: Other - see 'Nature' field
Got on tender ready to take water. Head caught by overhead footbridge.
120per weekNo Sol.Resumed Feb. 13th 1905
HM Surrey UK
83
8503/19051846WillesdenGBillingsBk Blocker
London & North Western Railway
09/09/1904
Euston InclineLondonEnglandInjury: Contusion(s)
Cleaning lubricator, eye injured by piece of wire
108per weekNo Sol.Off seven weeks & 2 days
HM Surrey UK
84
8503/19051847
Merthyr & Alwreynon
Lewis & Noakes
Guard & Driver
Represented at Board of Trade Enquiry into collision at Carn Parc on Dec 7th 1904.
Col. Druitt
R. Bell
M.& D. Feb 1907. £1.0.8
HM Surrey UK
85
8506/19051848York CentralJBullGds Loader
North Eastern Railway
18/10/1904
York Goods WarehouseYorkshireEnglandInjury: Other - see 'Nature' field
Slipped off stage & found unconscious
116per week
HM Surrey UK
86
8506/19051849? Sondu [illegible]CWPowellBrakesman
Great Western Railway
20/12/1904
Carew Colliery LdgDurham?EnglandFatalRun overHolmes
"Accidental Death"
18974
Hughes & Lewis £6.11.10
HM Surrey UK
87
851850MullinganC
Cummings
Defaulting Secy. £3.7.7
Shaw
HM Surrey UK
88
8509/19051851FalkirkR
Weatherston
Foreman Platelayer
N.B.
21/12/1904
FalkirkStirlingshireScotlandInjury: Loss of body part(s)
Knocked down & inj. Amputation necessary
Campbell
Muir133.5per weekResumed May 1st 05 as point oiler 20/- wk accepted position as signalman 20/- wkly & uniform & 3/4.5 wkly compen. for 10 years
HM Surrey UK
89
85
06/1905 & 09/1905
1852HamiltonWSmithBrakesman
Caledonian Railway
05/12/1904
Cadrow CollieryLanarkshireScotlandInjury: MultipleInjuries to hand & collar bone
Campbell
Muir
Not claimed
Resumed Feby 20/05
HM Surrey UK
90
8506/19051853AshfordSmithForeman ? [illegible]
18/10/1904
Neasden StationLondonEnglandInjury: Contusion(s)Rivet splintered & injured eye196per weekOff eight weeks
HM Surrey UK
91
8509/19051854RugbyLeucasPlatelayer
London & North Western Railway
07/1897RugbyWarwickshireEnglandInjury: Loss of body part(s)
Knocked down & injured. Arm amputated
Applied for Disablement Benefit from L.& N.W. Prov. Socy.
Arbitrator decided against.
Solicitors P&B Dec 1905. £18.2.10
HM Surrey UK
92
851855Burton-on-TrentMilnesBlank line
HM Surrey UK
93
851856Neasden
13/12/1904
AylesburyBuckinghamshireEnglandBlank line
HM Surrey UK
94
851857EastleighGHPinkBlank line
HM Surrey UK
95
8506/19051858Liverpool 1GWhiteGds Guard
Lancashire & Yorkshire Railway
09/09/1904
Aintree SidingsLancashireEnglandFatalInjured head proving fatal
Widow & 2 children
30000Liverpool Solr.
HM Surrey UK
96
8503/19051859Newton Heath 1GYJamesFireman
Lancashire & Yorkshire Railway
27/12/1904
RochdaleLancashireEnglandFatal
Crossing line to Cabin. Knocked down and killed.
Mear"A.D."27003.5Chorlton. £8.0.1
HM Surrey UK
97
8509/19051860Peterboro 1
Several Members
Armytage
DobsonWe will never know!
HM Surrey UK
98
851861Ashton-u-LymeJHoyle
Accident happened off Co.'s premises
HM Surrey UK
99
https://drive.google.com/open?id=1kU_vuZv_QGh-UAsETiUUgc3C8obE9P6R8606/19051862DeptfordHTheobaldYard Foreman
31/12/1904
Charing CrossGreater LondonEnglandFatalKnocked down and killedLondon Solicitors
Accidental Death & ??
Widow & child283150P&B £8-11-0
Unable to determine Rail Co
baz72
100
8609/19051863Tredegar JunctionRWilliamsSignalmanGreat Western
18/12/1904
Tredegar JunctionMonmouthshireWalesInjury: Other - see 'Nature' fieldFell over ground disc my leg140per weekOff 30 daysbaz72
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