West Briton, 29 April1853
. . . held before Mr. HAMLEY, county coroner. On
Monday last, on John WOOLCOCK, a miner, at Calstock. He was working in
the seventy fathoms level in Drake Walls mine. He had just sent up a
kibble when by some means a stone fell out, struck him on the head, and
killed him on the spot. Verdict "accidental death." He was 38 eyars old,
and left a widow and four children.