§ 5. Mr. Shinwell
asked the Secretary for Mines how many fatalities have occurred in the Thornley Colliery, in Durham County, during the past 12 months; and whether any fatality or accident has been due to defects in steel props?
§ Captain Crookshank
During the past 12 months three fatal accidents have occurred at Thornley Colliery, but no fatality or other immediately reportable accident has been due to defects in steel props.