Victorian Mining Accident Index
provided by Dave Evans

Welcome to the Victorian Mining Accident Index compiled by Dave Evans and presented by the Ballarat & District Genealogical Society. This SAMPLE of Dave's Victorian Index includes ~5600 miners who were killed or injured from the early 1850s to the 1940s. The Index provides details under the following headings:
Miner's Name
Location of Accident
Source (where you can get more information).

The index is just a sample of the records, it is not complete and may have some errors. If you know of any miners not listed, or corrections to information, please contact Dave Evans (email below) with the details. Click on any letter below to access names of a sample of the miners killed or injured in mining accidents in Victoria.

Online Index Sample (Jan 2001)

A B C D E F G H I J K L Mc M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Dave Evans has since compiled a more comprehensive index to mining accidents which is now presented on CD-ROM (Jan 2005). This includes more than 9100 names with many more details on sources and causes of death etc.
It is available at $20.00 plus $5.00 registered post.

Mining Accident queries to Dave Evans : EMAIL or visit Dave's Mining Records Page.
Link to Source Code Abbreviations used in this index.