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All Mine Disasters in the United States
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Date Mine Name Location Industry Disaster Cause Killed
07/19/2007 Nome Operations View the planets for this day Nome, AK MNM Machinery 2  
07/24/2002 Quecreek View the planets for this day Friedens, PA Coal Inundation 0  
07/31/2000 Willow Creek View the planets for this day Helper, UT Coal Explosion/Fire 2  
07/15/1997 Big Creek No. 2 View the planets for this day Jewell Ridge, VA Coal Roof Fall 2  
07/25/1995 No. 4 Slope View the planets for this day Keffers, PA Coal Fall of Rib 2  
07/31/1990 Granny Rose View the planets for this day Barbourville, KY Coal Explosives 3  
07/09/1986 Orient No. 6 View the planets for this day Waltonville, IL Coal Roof Fall 3  
07/03/1983 Homer City View the planets for this day Homer City, PA Coal Explosion 1  
07/24/1977 Chetopa View the planets for this day Graysville, AL Coal Hoisting 3  
07/07/1977 P and P No. 2 View the planets for this day St. Charles, VA Coal Explosion 4  
07/22/1972 Blacksville No. 1 View the planets for this day Blacksville, WV Coal Fire 9  
07/16/1971 Hilmar No. 1 View the planets for this day Ashers Fork, KY Coal Roof Fall 3  
07/28/1967 Princess No. 1 View the planets for this day David, KY Coal Explosion 4  
07/23/1966 Siltex View the planets for this day Mt. Hope, WV Coal Explosion 7  
07/24/1952 Arizona Concrete View the planets for this day Maricopa City, AZ MNM Bin Collapse 5  
07/16/1950 Lark, U.S. Smelting View the planets for this day Lark, UT MNM Fire 5  
07/30/1948 Edgewater View the planets for this day Birmingham, AL Coal Explosion 11  
07/27/1948 King View the planets for this day Princeton, IN Coal Explosion 13  
07/24/1947 Old Ben No. 8 View the planets for this day West Frankfort, IL Coal Explosion 27  
07/28/1944 Brilliant No. 2 View the planets for this day Brilliant, NM Coal Explosion 6  
07/05/1944 Powhatan View the planets for this day Belmont, OH Coal Fire 66  
07/09/1942 Pursglove No. 2 View the planets for this day Pursglove, WV Coal Explosion 20  
07/10/1941 Acmar No. 6 View the planets for this day Acmar, AL Coal Explosion 11  
07/15/1940 Sonman View the planets for this day Portage, PA Coal Explosion 63  
07/14/1939 Duvin View the planets for this day Providence, KY Coal Explosion 28  
07/01/1938 Praco No. 7 View the planets for this day Praco, AL Coal Rock Fall 6  
07/15/1937 Baker View the planets for this day Sullivan, IN Coal Explosion 20  
07/17/1935 Van Lear No. 55 View the planets for this day Van Lear, KY Coal Explosion 9  
07/14/1930 Glenn View the planets for this day Lost Chance, CA MNM Fire 5  
07/02/1928 Locust Springs View the planets for this day Locust Gap, PA Coal Inundation 0  
07/21/1926 Dixie View the planets for this day Moffat, AL Coal Explosion 9  
07/03/1926 Pettebone No. 6 View the planets for this day Kingston, PA Coal Roof Fall 7  
07/23/1925 Rockwood View the planets for this day Rockwood, TN Coal Explosion 10  
07/25/1924 Gates No. 1 View the planets for this day Brownsville, PA Coal Explosion 10  
07/12/1923 Sloss No. 1 View the planets for this day Bessemer, AL MNM Pwd Haulage 5  
07/26/1920 Sublet No. 6 View the planets for this day Sublet, WY Coal Explosives 8  
07/19/1920 Union View the planets for this day Renton, PA Coal Explosion 9  
07/25/1919 Hecla View the planets for this day Burke, ID MNM Hoisting 5  
07/18/1919 Carswell View the planets for this day Kimball, WV Coal Explosion 6  
07/08/1919 Lansford Colliery View the planets for this day Lansford, PA Coal Explosion 8  
07/17/1917 Three Forks Quarry View the planets for this day Trident, MT MNM Explosion 8  
07/25/1916 Waterworks Tunnel View the planets for this day Cleveland, OH MNM Explosion 20  
07/30/1915 Patterson No. 2 View the planets for this day Elizabeth, PA Coal Mine Cars 9  
07/27/1915 United Coal No. 1 View the planets for this day Christopher, IL Coal Explosion 9  
07/14/1914 Balkan View the planets for this day Palatka, MI MNM Inundation 7  
07/24/1912 Superba and Lemont View the planets for this day Evans Station, PA Coal Inundation 18  
07/16/1912 Gayton View the planets for this day Carbon Hill, VA Coal Explosion 8  
07/11/1912 Panama View the planets for this day Moundsville, WV Coal Explosion 8  
07/07/1912 Eureka Pit View the planets for this day Ely, NV MNM Explosion 10  
07/30/1911 White Oak View the planets for this day Villa Heights, MO MNM Roof Fall 0  
07/15/1911 Sykesville View the planets for this day Sykesville, PA Coal Explosion 21  
07/06/1909 Toller View the planets for this day Tollerville, CO Coal Explosion 9  
07/15/1908 Williamstown View the planets for this day Williamstown, PA Coal Explosion 7  
07/06/1905 Taylor Shaft View the planets for this day Searights, PA Coal Explosion 6  
07/05/1905 Tidewater View the planets for this day Vivian, WV Coal Explosion 5  
07/15/1902 Daly West/Ontario View the planets for this day Park City, UT MNM Asphyxiation 34  
07/10/1902 Rolling Mill View the planets for this day Johnstown, PA Coal Explosion 112  
07/24/1899 Grindstone View the planets for this day Grindstone, PA Coal Explosion 5  
07/17/1894 East Sugar Loaf View the planets for this day Stockton, PA Coal Explosion 8  
07/23/1892 York Farm View the planets for this day Pottsville, PA Coal Explosion 15  
07/10/1879 Standard View the planets for this day Bodie, CA MNM Explosives 10  
07/01/1879 Yellow Jacket View the planets for this day Virginia City, NV MNM Fire 3  
07/11/1877 Brookfield View the planets for this day Brookfield, OH Coal Asphyxiation 7  
07/24/1876 Black Diamond View the planets for this day Nortonville, CA Coal Explosion 6  
07/13/1872 Atwater Slope View the planets for this day Portage County, OH Coal Fire 10  
 
 

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