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Date Mine Name Location Industry Disaster Cause Killed
04/28/2010 Dotiki View the planets for this day Nebo, KY Coal Roof Fall 2  
04/05/2010 Upper Big Branch View the planets for this day Montcoal, WV Coal Explosion 29  
04/17/2007 Tri-Star Job No. 3 View the planets for this day Barton, MD Coal Fall of Highwall 2  
04/15/1981 Dutch Creek No. 1 View the planets for this day Redstone, CO Coal Explosion 15  
04/13/1978 Beatrice View the planets for this day Keen Mountain, VA Coal Roof Fall 3  
04/04/1978 No. 3 Portal View the planets for this day Duty, VA Coal Inundation 5  
04/18/1975 Sterling B Shaft View the planets for this day Retsof, NY MNM Explosion 4  
04/12/1971 Barnett Complex View the planets for this day Rosiclare, IL MNM Asphyxiation 7  
04/25/1963 Compass No. 2 View the planets for this day Dola, WV Coal Explosion 22  
04/30/1947 Spring Hill View the planets for this day Terre Haute, IN Coal Explosives 8  
04/10/1947 Schooley View the planets for this day Wyoming, PA Coal Explosion 10  
04/18/1946 Great Valley View the planets for this day McCoy, VA Coal Explosion 12  
04/27/1938 St. Clair No. 1 Slope View the planets for this day Pottsville, PA Coal Explosion 8  
04/22/1938 Keen Mountain View the planets for this day Grundy, VA Coal Explosion 45  
04/12/1930 Carbonado View the planets for this day Carbonado, WA Coal Explosion 17  
04/02/1928 Keystone No. 2 View the planets for this day Keystone, WV Coal Explosion 8  
04/30/1927 Federal No. 3 View the planets for this day Everettville, WV Coal Explosion 97  
04/08/1927 Carbonado View the planets for this day Carbonado, WA Coal Inundation 7  
04/02/1927 Cokeburg No. 53 View the planets for this day Cokeburg, PA Coal Explosion 6  
04/26/1925 Hutchison View the planets for this day Millgrove, PA Coal Explosion 5  
04/26/1925 New Slope Construction View the planets for this day Sewickley, PA Coal Explosion 5  
04/28/1924 Benwood View the planets for this day Benwood, WV Coal Explosion 119  
04/19/1920 Lehigh Quarry View the planets for this day Ormrod, PA MNM Explosives 6  
04/15/1920 Jefferson Island View the planets for this day Delcambre, LA MNM Explosion 6  
04/14/1920 Dawson No. 6 View the planets for this day Dawson, NM Coal Explosion 5  
04/29/1919 Majestic View the planets for this day Majestic, AL Coal Explosion 22  
04/28/1917 Mountain King View the planets for this day Mariposa County, CA MNM Asphyxiation 7  
04/27/1917 Hastings View the planets for this day Hastings, CO Coal Explosion 121  
04/18/1917 Linden View the planets for this day Mason, WV Coal Explosives 5  
04/05/1915 Panama View the planets for this day Panama, IL Coal Explosion 11  
04/30/1914 Union Pacific No. 2 View the planets for this day Cumberland, WY Coal Mine Cars 5  
04/28/1914 Eccles No. 5 and 6 View the planets for this day Eccles, WV Coal Explosion 183  
04/23/1913 Leonard View the planets for this day Butte, MT MNM Hoisting 5  
04/23/1913 Cincinnati View the planets for this day Finleyville, PA Coal Explosion 97  
04/17/1913 Miami Copper View the planets for this day Miami, AZ MNM Cave-in 5  
04/21/1912 Coil View the planets for this day Madisonville, KY Coal Explosion 5  
04/24/1911 Ott No. 20 View the planets for this day Elk Garden, WV Coal Explosion 23  
04/08/1911 Banner View the planets for this day Littleton, AL Coal Explosion 128  
04/07/1911 Price-Pancoast View the planets for this day Throop, PA Coal Fire 73  
04/21/1910 Amsterdam No. 2 View the planets for this day Amsterdam, OH Coal Explosion 15  
04/20/1910 Mulga View the planets for this day Mulga, AL Coal Explosion 40  
04/13/1910 Nazareth Quarry View the planets for this day Nazareth, PA MNM Explosion 11  
04/13/1909 Granville Quarry View the planets for this day Granville, NY MNM Cave-in 5  
04/09/1909 Eureka No. 37 View the planets for this day Windber, PA Coal Explosives 7  
04/26/1907 Morgan View the planets for this day Black Diamond, WA Coal Explosion 7  
04/22/1906 Cuatro View the planets for this day Tercio, CO Coal Explosion 18  
04/30/1905 No. 19 View the planets for this day Wilburton, OK Coal Explosion 13  
04/27/1905 Eleanora View the planets for this day Du Bois, PA Coal Explosion 13  
04/26/1905 Conyngham View the planets for this day Wilkes-Barre, PA Coal Hoisting 10  
04/20/1905 Cabin Creek View the planets for this day Kayford, WV Coal Explosion 6  
04/03/1905 Zeigler View the planets for this day Zeigler, IL Coal Explosion 49  
04/20/1904 Stearns No. 5 View the planets for this day Stearns, KY Coal Explosion 5  
04/12/1903 Central Slope No. 77 View the planets for this day Carbon, OK Coal Explosion 6  
04/29/1901 McAlester No. 5 View the planets for this day Alderson, OK Coal Explosives 6  
04/21/1899 Cook and White View the planets for this day Madrid, NM Coal Explosion 5  
04/18/1896 Eddy Creek View the planets for this day Olyphant, PA Coal Roof Fall 4  
04/11/1896 St. Lawrence View the planets for this day Butte, MT MNM Explosion 6  
04/08/1896 Hope View the planets for this day Basin, MT MNM Fire 7  
04/08/1895 Blue Canyon View the planets for this day Lake Whatcom, WA Coal Explosion 23  
04/21/1893 Silver Bow No. 2 View the planets for this day Butte, MT MNM Fire 9  
04/01/1893 Neilson View the planets for this day Shamokin, PA Coal Fire 10  
04/20/1892 Lytle View the planets for this day Minersville, PA Coal Inundation 10  
04/02/1890 Susquehanna No. 4 View the planets for this day Nanticoke, PA Coal Explosion 5  
04/27/1887 Tunnel View the planets for this day Ashland, PA Coal Asphyxiation 5  
04/04/1887 Old Savanna No. 2 View the planets for this day Savanna, OK Coal Explosion 19  
04/06/1885 Cuyler View the planets for this day Raven Run, PA Coal Roof Fall 10  
04/22/1870 Diamond Slope View the planets for this day Wolf Creek, PA Coal Expl. Vessel 5  
04/07/1869 KY-Yellow Jacket View the planets for this day Gold Hill, NV MNM Fire 37  
04/03/1867 Bright Hope View the planets for this day Clover Hill, VA Coal Explosion 69  
04/13/1859 Bright Hope View the planets for this day Clover Hill, VA Coal Explosion 9  
 
 

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