Coal mining was a dangerous occupation and this page records the names of some of the miners who either lost their lives or were injured in the course of their work in the coal mines of Denton and Haughton.

The men listed were all coal miners, that is, hewers of coal unless stated otherwise, and this selection is representative of a larger number.

The references in brackets for deaths are for Tameside Register Office, Dukinfield, unless stated otherwise.