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Number of, in Cumberland, 36153.

Ch«ckw«gh«rs, appointment to make inspection on
behalf of men, views as to this suggestion, 35978.

Dust in William Pit, precautions, and method of
dealing with, 36136, 36140.

Explosion in William Pit. 36144.

Hsulago Roads and Tnivslling Ways :

Accidents, 36025.

Distance to working faces, 36032.

Lights on bogies discontinued, 36036.

Man-holes, provision, 36028.

Painting of bogies with illuminating paint,

suggestion as to, 36037.
Special travelling road advocated, 36028.

Inspection off Minos liy Mon :

Extent to which practised, 35974.
Owners, indirect reprisals by, possibility of,
35974, 36071, 36107:
Report, protest by manager against, 36108.
Qualifications, extension of, views as to, and as to
appointment of checkweighers for this in-
spection, 35978, 36074, 36110.
Report, method of dealing with, 35976 :

Copy of report to be sent to inspector, if it
states existence or apprehension of
danger, 36111.
Breach of this rule, instance of, 36117.
Value of this inspection — remedy of defects
resulting, 36072.

Inspoetion off Minos liy Minos Officials :

Adequate inspection impossible under present

conditions, 35984.
Districts, size of, reduction advocated, 35984,
36076, 36155.
Present size, 36077, 36081, 36083.
Specification of size, difficulty of framing
general rule for, 36155.
Consultation between manager and men,
advocated, 36155. 36166.
Duties of deputies, 3607S. 36081.
Period elapsing between inspection and entrance

of men, breach of rule as to, 36083.
Qualifications of deputy, class of men appointed,
desirability of certificate of competency,
&c., 36133, 36184.
Local Boards of examination advocated,
36134.
Time spent in inspection, 36082, 36086, 36093.
Two deputies to go together for part of inspection,
35990.

Inspectors, Homo Office :

Adequacy of, views on this point, 36061.
Assistant inspectors :

Metalliferous mines, 36062.

Residence, place of, 36122.

Visitation of places if required without orders
from district inspector advocated, 36064.
Residence, place of, 36122.
Working miners, appointment as additional
inspectors advocated, 36064:

Certification, views aa to, 36065, 36068. '

Duties of, 36067, 36068.

Manager's CortHlcato off Compotoncy :

Local examinations, views as to, 36106.
Second-class certificates, more marks for practical

experience advocated, 36054, 36094, 36185.
Uniform system advocated, 36104.
Varying standard in different districts, 36054,

36100.

Mothod off Working : Longwall, 360^4.

Prosocntion, reform of present system advocated,
36173.

Qualifications, 35970, 36054.

Safety Lamps :

Extent to which used, 36038.
Stations beyond which men must not pass until
examination has been made, 36127.



SHARP, Mr. A.—corU.

Shafft AcciSents, frequency of, in Cumberland, 36153.

Shot-flring :

Boring holes in solid, danger of, and question as

to practice of, 36141, 36152.
Extent to which practised, 36039.
Person firing shots, responsibility for charging

advocated, 36045.

Special Rules :

Introduction of, consultation of men before,

36013, 36022.
Timbering Rules, amendment advocated, 36017.

Station beyond which men must not pass until after
examination has been made, 36127.
Breach of this rule, 36129.

Timbering :

Person setting, 36008, 36076, 36079.

Supply of, amendment of Special Rule 116 aa to,

advocated, 36014, 36198.
Case under Employer's Liability Act as to

supply of timber, 36015.

Under-Manager, importance of practical knowledge,
and suggestion as to increased number of marks
for practical experience in second-class certifi-
cates, 36054, 36094, 36185.
Period of practical experience desirable, 36059. {

Whitehaven Coilieries :

Haulage accident at, 36025.

Inspection on behalf of men, rumour that report

as to gas and fire-damp was not sent on to

inspector, 36117.
Station beyond which men must not pass until

after examination, breach of rule as to, 36129.

William Pit :

Dust in, question as to remedial measures, 36136.

Explosion in, 36144.

Shot-firing, question as to, 36141.



8HIRKIE. Mr. ROBERT, Agent and Secretary,
United Engine-Keepers' Mutual Protective Asso-
ciation of Scotland. (Se^ questions 27713—28116.)

Accidents:

Investigation into, under Fatal Accidents Inquiry
(Scotland) Acts :
Adequacy of, views of witness on this point
and as to desirability of closer investiga-
tion, 27755, 27775, 27959.
First inquiry under Act of 1906 (Houlds-

worth case), 27759, 27766, 27968.
Jury:

Address to, 27967.

Caase of accident, onus of dealing with

rests uxion, 27969.
Technical knowledge, frequently in-
adequate, 27972.
Witnesses, calling, regulations as to, 27961,
27963.
Shaft accidents, see tluxt title.

Bill for certificates for engine- winders, views as to,
27713 (par, 1), 27832.
Uncertificated men, employment as engine-
winders in certain events, provision for, ques-
tions whether desirable, 27882, 27974, 27980,
27989.

Coal Mines Reguiatlon Act, provisions of as reg&rds

engine- winders, 27713 (par, 4).
Amendment of, summary of recommendations

as to, 27713 (par, 4), 27784.
Non-observance of in Scotland, 27752.

Eng int Houm :

Explosives, storage in, objection to, 27786 and

note.
Other engines placed in same room with winding

mckohinery, danger resulting, 27713 (par, 2),

27751.
Sanitary conveniences, provision advocated.

27794.-

Englnttrt i

Responsibility of, for machinery, 28063.
Training of engine-winders by, question as to
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Enf iM-wiiUkri :

Certificates for, see sub-heading Training.
Competency of, views of Witness on this point,
27713 (par. 1), 27735, 27749, 27820,
27026.
Dismimal of incompetent men, question as

to, 27737.
Number of men who could pass Transvaal
examination, question as to, 2*^814.
Death while on duty, instance of, 28116.
Duties other than winding performed by, 27713
(par. 4), 27783.
Night duties, 27887, 28076.
Examination of machinery : objections to present
Report system, and instances of dismissal for
makmg adverse Reports, 27993, 27997, 28000,
28007. 28039.
Hours of work and suggestions as to reduction,
27713 {pars. 1 and 3), 27730, 277';9. 27780,
27786, 27897, 27943, 28013.
Maximum, advocated, 27734.
Number of pits working 8 hours day, 27944.
System of 24 hour continuously at week
ends. 27713 {par. 3). 27730, 27733.
Medical examination, provided, advocated, 28114.
Number of, adeqnacv of, for Scotland, 27914.
Packhig, defective supply of to, 27995, 28006.
Responsibility :

Aooidentfl, responsibility for, 27935.
Greatest responsibility occurs towards end
of shift, 27713 {par. 3).
Signal bells, number of, 27950.
Strain on enginemen :

Night and day work compared, 27889,

28076.
Increase in, 27945.
Size of engine in relation to, 27901.
Summary of recommendations as regards engine-
men, 27713 {par. 4).
Training :

Certificate of competency, suggestions as to,
27713 {par. 1), 27723, 27784, 27811.
27931, 28018, 28033, 28073, 28085.
Emergencies, provision for in this
event, questions as to, 27882, 27974,
27980. 27989.
Limitation of number of engine-men is
not aimed at in this suggestion,
27915.
Service certificate, 28087.
Trade dispute, employment of incom-
petent men during, 27749.
Use of engines for teaching men, attitude
f of Engine-Keepers* Association as to,

27919.
Engineers, competency of, to train engine-
winders, views as to, 28065.
Managers, power of, to teach engine-winders,
27861, 27866, 27879, 27985, 27987, 28015,
28010, 28075.
Transvaal, certificate required in, see title

Transvaal.
United Engine-Keepers* Mutual Protective
Association, rules as to teaching
engine-winders, 27835, 28061.
Exclusion of men not members of the
Association, 27837, 27840, 27864,
27872, 28018.
Method of training, 27869.
Payment of engine-winders for teaching.
27841.
- Selection or rejection of men to be

^^ trained, right of, views as to, 27836,

27841,27984.
Wages, 27938, 28093.

Comparison with hewers* wages, 27943.
Fluctuations in, 28006.
Wallyford Colliery, Midlothian engine- winder's
dispute with manager, employment of un-
skilled men during, 27713 {par. 1), 27742,
27873, 27912.
Working at the face, number of engine-winders,
27907, 27941.



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Managtr's Certilleatt off Gompettncy-

Service certificates, 28088.
Working miners holding, 27906.



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n, oertificate of competency advocated for,
27713 {par. 4), 27784.

Manattr't OtrtHloito off Gompetoncy :

ABBOciation of Colliery Managers, attitude of, as
regards men training for, 27904.



QtttliflcatiOiiS off Witnott, 27713 {par. 1), 27714,
27720, 27729.

Sanitary Convenitiicot, provision advocated, 27794.

Shafft Aoeidiiitt :

Bronixrigg, accident at. Jury's rider at Coroner's

inquest, 27713 {jMr. 1), 27739.
Certificates for engine-men, accident proving

necessity for, 27713 {par. 1), 27739, 27931.
Duties other than winding, performance of by

engine- winder causing accidents, 27713 (par.

2), 27751, 27754, 27783.
Examination of engines and machinery, manner

in which carried out, 27991, 27997.
Hours of work, excessive, causing accidents,

27713 (par. 3), 27759, 27770, 27779.
Houldsworth inquiry, 27759, 27765, 27968.
Landing places, number of, 27948.
Number of, 27713 {par. 3), 27777, 27824.
Overwinding accidents :

Apparatus for preventing, 27953.

Compulsory use of, views as to, 27781,
27958.
Number of, in 1906, 27824.
Swinhill Colliery, 27931.
Time at which greater number of accidents

happen, 27895.

Transvaal, certificate for engine-men in, 27713 (par. 1),
27720, 27804, 28025.
Examination, outline of, 27724.
Emergency, cases of, question as to, 28112.

Unitad Engina-Koepert' Mutual Protoctiva Association
ffor Scotland :

Action of, in case of men dismissed for roporting

defective machinery, 28040.
Classes of employment included in, 27715.
Health certificates, 28057.
Number of members, 27713 (par. 1), 27715,

27717, 28084.
Training of engine-winders. Rules as to and
system of, 27835, 28061 :
Exclusion of men not members of the
Association, 27837. 27840, 27864, 27872,
28018.
Method of teaching, 27869.
Object of, 27915. 27920.
Payment for training, 27841.
Selection or rejection of men for training,
27836, 27841, 27924, 27984.
Use of engines for training men, question as to
attitude of Association as to, in event of
introduction of certificates, 27919.
Witness representative of, 27713 (par. 1), 27786.

Wallyfford Colliery, Midlothian, Engino-windors* dispute
with Manager, employment of unskilled men
during, 27713 (par. 1), 27742, 27873, 27912.



SMITH, Mr. HERBERT, Agent, YorkBhire Miners'
Association. {See questiona 31991^32327.)

Aoeidents :

Falls of roof and sides in gate roads, 32063.
Haulage, 32095.
Investigation :

Coroner's inquests: f

Inspectors, Home Office, intimation to,
and power of to attend and cross-
examine, 32238.
Bepresentation of Trade Unions at,
advocated, 32120, 32230.
Shaft accidents, 32079. i

Shot-firing, 32267, 32269.

Airways, return, use of, as travelling roads, advo-
cated, 32100.

Allerton Byewater Colliery, haulage accident at,
32095.

Allerton Sllkstone Colliery, shot-firing accident at,
32269.

Altoffts Colliery, explosion at, probable oause of,
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Barrow, shaft accident at, 32079.



Ohtckwttfhtr :

Inspection of mines by, on behalf of men, instaaoe
of prohibition, and views as to desirability of
such inspection, 32014, 32159, 32313.

Coal-cuttiRC MMhinary:

Extent to which used in Yorkshire, .32246.
Objection to, and suggestions for improvements,

32107, 32252. 32274.
Shot-firing where machinery is used, 32257.

32280.
Timbering, where machinery is used, 32108.

Dtttt:

Coal-cutting machinery, amount produced by,

32252.
Explosions, extent to which caused by, 32277.
Health of men, effect of on, 32101.

Elaetrical MachiiiM, sparks falling into goaf, danger
from, 32275.

ERfiiit Planet : Separate travelling roads advocated,
32092.

QIatt Houehton, shaft accident at, 32079.

Qoaf Fires, danger of, where small coal is put into
goaf, 32113, 32225, 32272.

Haulage Reads:

Dimensions, increase advocated, 32103.

Airways, return, use of advocated, where
h \u age roads are too narrow, 32100.
Dust on, effect of, on health of men, 32101.
Manholes, po ition of, 32092.
Separate travel!! ig roads advocated, 32092,
32102.

Hemsworth Collieries, inspection on behalf of men,
complaints made in report, 32023, 32031, 32313.

Inspeetlon of Mines by Men :

Extent to which practised, 32007.

Manager or under-manager, men usually accom-

paned by, 32012.
Notice to manager and consequent preparations,

32011, 32170.
Owners or managers, reprisals in event of adverse
report, instance of and views of men as to,
32023, 32031, 32167, 32313.
Qualifications of men for making this inspection :
Checkweighers' eligibility advocated ; instance
of prohibition of checkweigher from making
inspection, 32014, 32036, 32159, 32313.
Working miners, 32167 :

Limitation oi, to their own working place,
effect of, o2322.

Inspection off Mines by Mines Officials :

Adequate inspection impossible under present

conditions, 32049, 32175, 32292.
Definition of ** deputy " and " fireman," 32039.
Districts, size of, decrease advocated, 32052,
32175, 32293.
Present size, and size desirable, 32177,
32182.
Duties other than inspection performed by

deputy, 32053, 32188, 32299.
Effici3ncy of deputies, 32303.
Hours of work of deputies, 32298.
Importance of deputies, 32036.
Qualifications — desirability of certificate, &c.,

32.04, 32307.
Time at which inspection is made, 32048, 32287.

Inspectors, Home Office :

Adequate Inspection impossible under present

conditions, 31994.
Efficiency of, 31996.

Number of inspectors, increase advocated, and
appointment of working miners as sub-
mspectors, 31999, 32003.
Existing numbe , 31997.
Qualifications :

Certificate of compotency, desirability

of, 32004, 32309.
" Practical experience,*' interpretation
of, 32129.
Residence, place of, time spent in travelling, &c.,
32001. ,



SMITH, Mr. H.—cont.

Manager's Certificate off Competency : Qualifications
of candidates, interpretation of ** practical experi-
ence," 32129.

Orgreaves, shaft accident at, 32079.

prosecution of manager for defective supplv of timber,
advocated, 32174.

Qualifications off Witness, 31991, 32014.

Safety L«nips : Extent to which used in Yorkshire,
32244.

Z . Shafts : Accidents caused by stopping cages to collect
[^ men at various seams, 32079.

8hot-firirtg : i^g^ E^|r>$^ -

Coal- cutting machinery, shot-firing where used*

32257.
Detonators and explosive not both in possession

of eame man, 32264.
Explosives used, 32261.

Notice to manager and permission from him
before shots are fired, defective observance of
this rule, 32280
Number of shots fired, daily report of, 32285.
Person firing shots :

Certificate of competency, desirability of,

32269.
Incompetent parsons, instances of, 32267.
Stemming, 32262.

Small Coal, putting into goaf, objections to, 32113,
32225, 32272.

Special Rules:

Introduction of : discussion between o^^ller8 and

men desirable, 32077.
Timbering, see that title.

Timbering :

Coal-cutting machinery, timbering in relation to,

32108.
Gate Roads, 32059
Person setting, 32068.

Special man, appointment advocated, 32065,
32108, 32192.
Special Rules:

Defects in new rules, and suggestions for

amendment, 32065, 32088, 32206.
Introduction of, no discussion between men
and owners previously to, 32065, 32071,
32209.
Strike in Yorkshire owing to, 32072.
Wages, no increase in corresponding to
increase in work, 32065, 32070, 32074,
32206.
Yorkshire, Special Rules in, 32202.
Supply of:

Additional supply sent in before inspection

takes place, 32171.
Defective, entailing loss of time and wages
to men, 32068.
Withdrawal of, 32065.

Under- INanager : Certificate of competency for, and
proper interpretation of " practical experience "
advocated, 32129.

Yorkshire Miners' Association, number of members,
31993.



STEPHENS, Mr. W., Treasurer, Cleveland Miners'
and Quarrvmen's Association. (See questions
29280—29538.)

Accidents :

Fillers, small number of accidents to, 29-1-76.
Inspection after, 29505, 29507.
Number of, 29357.

Pillars, taking out, danger of a<rcidents in, 29357»
29468.
Definition of " creep." 29477

Blasting, see Shot-firing.

Ohargeman, duties and qualifications of, 29325, 29461
29522, 29533.

Coal Mines« conditions in, comparison with ironstone
mines, 29493, 295.M.

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Dtputitt :

Appointment of :

Examination for, advocated, 29281, 29295,
29378. 29417.
Qualifications of candidates, 29385.
Efficiency of deputies and assistant-deputies
at present appointed, comments on, 29285,
29354, 29417.
Charge of mine as long as men remain in it,
appointment of competent man only for,
advocated, 29291, 29299, 29440.
Accident when inexperienced man was left
in charge, 29442.
Duties of, 29428, 29432, 29470, 29532, 29533.
Timbering, see that title.

Drilling Machines :

Kinds used, 29336.

Persons in charge of, 29316, 29516.

Filitrt :

Accidents to, small number of, 29476.
Unskilled men, employment of, as, 29460, 29470,

29475, 21486, 29515. 29526.
Work done by, 29483.

Gtnerai Rult 39 as to unskilled men, 294S8, 29515,
29526.

Intptetion off Mints by Deputies, 29308, 29428, 29532.

inspaction of Mines by Men :

Reports, possible effect on, of fear of reprisals on

part of owners. 29345, 29499.
Value of, 29343, 29498.

inspsctors, Home Office :

Accidents, inspection after, 29505, 29507.
Adequate inspection, imi'ossibility of, with present

size of district and number of inspectors, 29340,

29418,29511.
Method of inspection, 29418.
Notification to, of anything wrong in mines, 29510.
Number of inspections desirable, 29356.
Surprise visits, 29506.
Working miners, appointment as additional

assistant-inspectors, advocated, 29340, 29425,

29502.

Method off Working Mines, 29515, 29533.
Overman and Back Overman, duties of, 29440.
QualHIeations of Witness, 29280, 29490.

Sbot-flrinc :

Chargeman, duties and qualifications of, 29325,

29461, 29522, 29533.
Drilling machines, 29316, 29336, 29516.
Method described, 29522.
Person firing, 29316, 29330.

Special Rulei :

Deputies, Special Rule 33 as to. 29440.

Drilling machines, Special Rule 65 as to, 29325,

29339.
Timbering, see that title.

Timbsrinf :

Accidents from falls of roof and sides, 29367,
29396, 29415, 29447.
Nature of tops in relation to, 29312.
Deputies, duties of, in relation to, 29472.
QuaUfications required, 29303, 29312.
Time spent in timbering, 29432.
Training for, 29304, 29313.
Two skilled workers should go together;
practice of sending one skilled and one
unskilled man in some mines, 29294, 29305,
29309, 29354, 29427, 29435.
Efficiency of, CDiuments on, 29373.
Method of, 29366, 29397.

Iron baulks between last pair of timbers, not
desirablu, 29398.
Slipping lypes, 29451.
Solid work not requiring timbering, 29450.
Special Rule as to distance, exemption of Cleve-
land ironstone mines from, 29361, 29392, 29411,
29446. 29455.
Systematic timbering unnecessary in Cleveland

district, 29364, 29397. 29413, 29^53.
Top, nature of, in relation to, 29368.



STEPHENS, Mr. W.— eon/.

Toyn, Mr., evidence of, references to, 29280, 2U291,
29294, 29312, 29316, 29339, 29354, 29356, 29385,
29442, 29460, 29497, 29512.

Unslcilled Men, employment of, 29460, 29470, 29475,

29515, 29526.
(See also title Timbering, sub-heading Deputies.)



THOMAS. Mr. EVAN, Agent, Rhymney Valley
District, South Wales Miners' Federation. (See
questima 34060-34697.)

Abertysswg Explosion, see title McLaren Explosion.

Accidents :

Delay in removal of injured men, 34188.

Instance of, and suggestion as to removal

by return airway, 34121.
Increased ambulance provision advocated,
34188.
Falls of roof and sides :
Number of, 34259.

Occurrence when men are working, 34341.
Prevention of, see title Timbering.
Unexpected occurrence. 34506.
Haulage roads, accidents in :
Chief cause of, 34261.
Number of, Rhjrmney Valley, 34111.
Investigation :

Coroner's inquests :

Adequacy of, views on this point,

34140, 34292, 34546, .34594.
McLaren Explosion, see that title.
Men's representatives, power to attend
and t-o ask questions advocated, and
curtailment of coroner's right of veto,
33549, 34142, 34177.
Object, chief, of, 34357.
Power of, possible effect, or of increased

use of Section 45, 34173.
Qualifications desirable for coroners in

mining districts, 34138, 34289.
Reports of inspection on behalf of men,
use of at, 34355.
Second inquiry under Section 45, increased,
use of advocated. 34172, 34294, 34359.
Compulsion on Home OiHce to institute
this inquiry if demanded by men
advocated. 34149, 34620.
Necessity for this inquiry proved by
the McLaren explosion, 34503.
Shaft accident (\^inding rope). New Tredegar,
34455.

Acts off Parliament and Special Rules :

Defective comprehension of by men and some-
times by officials, 34532.

Schools in mining districts, instruction in, in
mining subjects, advocated, 34531.

Age for starting work at coal face. 34522.

Airways, Return, use of as travelling roads advocated,

34116, 34435.

LlanhiUeth Collier^', Monmouthshire, practice at,

34117, 34335, 34438.

Ventilation would be improved by, 34333, 34445.

Baths, change of clothes, &c., facilities for at pit-head .
advocated, 34535.

Boys:

Age for commencing work at coal face in Wales,

34522.
Meals and rest, interval for, legislative provision

for boys working underground advocated,

34511.
Proportion becoming miners in mining districts,

.34529.
{See also title Schools.)

Discipline :

Extent to which maintained, 34240.
Fines or other methodvS of maintaining, see title
Fines.

Explosives Order, Sub-section B of Clause 4 as to
care of detonators, 34166.

Fines :

Abolition of. or decreased practice of fining,
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Fines— con<.

Advcmtages ot prosecution as compared with

lining, 34092, 34238.
Lists of, posted at top of pit, not a sufficient

deterrent, 34093.
Offences which should be punished by prosecu-
tion, 34409.

Haulage Raatfi:

Accidents, number of, 34111.

Footpath by side of road for use of hauliers
advocated, 34126.

Gangways as travelb'ng ways, views as to, 34127.

Separate travelling road, and use of return air-
ways as advocated, 34116, 34435.

Width of headings, 34126.

HoHM of Miners, inadequate provision for baths and
washing in, 34538. •

Inspeetien off Mines by Men :

Abolition of, or partial discontinuance, possible
in event of appointment of working-class
inspectors under Home Office, 34207, 34354.

Cost of borne by men themselves, 34080, 34214. -
Government aid or contributions from
owners, views as to, 34082.

Extent to which practised, 34077, 34085, 34220,
34356.

Owners, reprisals by, possibility of : difficulty
in obtaining men to make mspection, &c.,
34077, 34084, 34348, 34381, 34385.

Paym'^nt to men making this inspection, rate of,
34.381.

Reports, use of, at coroner's inquests, 34355.

Inspection of Mines liy Mines Officials :

Adequate inspection impossible under present
conditions, 34340, 34403.

Districts of firemen, reduction in size advocated,
34088, 34226, 34340.

Duties other than inspection performed by fire-
men, 34088, 34090, 34233.

Hours of work of firemen, 34088, 34390, 34226.

Qualifications of firemen and suitability for
appointment as additional Home Office in-
spectors, 34371.

Inspectors, Home Office :

Adequacy of inspection by, views on this point,

and as to what constitutes adequate inspection,

34064.
Number of inspections by, 34066.
Number of inspectors, increase advocated, 34064.
Qualifications desirable for various classes of

inspectors, views as to, 34365, 34519.
Salaries of working-class inspectors, views as to,

34073.
Working miners, appointment as additional

inspectors advocated, 34072, 34207, 34354,

34362.

McLaren Explosion :

Inspection by men after, under Rule 38, 34655.
Inspector had called attention to defective con-
dition of mine, but men had not been withdrawn,
34574, 34618.
Investigation :

Coroner's inquest, extent of inquiry at, and

desirability of second inquiry under



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