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All Mine Disasters in the United States
By County

View the Mine Disaster CalendarCounty:  Westmoreland County, PA

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Counties where 5 or more disasters occurred

 
Date Mine Name Location Mineral Disaster Cause Killed
02/02/1952 Carpentertown No. 2 View the planets for this day Mt. Pleasant, PA Bituminous Explosion 6  
12/19/1907 Darr View the planets for this day Van Meter, PA Bituminous Explosion 239  
02/20/1928 Kinloch View the planets for this day Parnassus, PA Bituminous Explosion 12  
03/21/1929 Kinloch View the planets for this day Parnassus, PA Bituminous Explosion 45  
01/27/1891 Mammoth View the planets for this day Mt. Pleasant, PA Bituminous Explosion 109  
11/18/1916 Ocean View the planets for this day Greensburg, PA Bituminous Roof Fall 8  
06/10/1901 Port Royal No. 2 View the planets for this day Port Royal, PA Bituminous Explosion 19  
03/30/1916 Robindale View the planets for this day Seward, PA Bituminous Explosion 8  
 
 

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