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Philip Uphill ADAMS

Age at Death34

Date Of Death22 May 1911 : Reg 18 1911 Mt Maragret

Place Of BirthSouth Australia

OccupationSurveyor

Spouse's NameNellie Maud NURSE

ChildrenNo

  • Eastern Goldfields Miners Memorial at the WA Museum in Kalgoorlie

  • Western Mail, Sat 27 May 1911

  • Northern Miner 30th May 1911

  • Coolgardie Miner, Wed 24 May 1911

Name Of Mine On Which Last Employed
Sons of Gwalia GM, Western Australia

Diagnosis or cause of accident
The cage went out of control and fell 2000ft to the bottom of the shaft. Also killed were Frank ROONEY, Luigi BACANALLI and Raimondo BONFANTI.

Place Of Burial
Leonora Cemetery, Western Australia

Submitted by
David McMillan

MSW
Married

District
Gwalia

Cause of Death
Mine Accidents

Father
John Emos ADAMS

Mother
Annie DALRYMPLE

Place of marriage
Perth, Western Australia. 1906.