Liverpool Journal, 20th Jan, 1877

Deaths and Inquests

A coroner's inquest was held at Gunnislake Cornwall on Wednesday, arising from a terrible accident that occurred that afternoon in the Great Consul Mine.  A number of men were working at the bottom of the shaft, when a great
mass of rocks loosened, due to the late rain. George SEARGEANT and Thomas CLYMO were killed instantly, both men leave wives, one has 8 dependant children.

Contributed by Jane Campbell