united states mine rescue association
Mine Disasters in
the United States
Stearns Coal Company
Stearns Mine Explosion
April 20, 1904
No. Killed – 5
Barthell No. 1 Mine Explosion
, Feb. 8, 1910
Mine Explosion at Stearns. Kentucky was Fatal to the Working Men
Janesville Daily Gazette, Wisconsin
April 21, 1904
Somerset, Ky., April 21. -- A mine explosion caused by the ignition of the dust at Stearns, thirty miles north of here last night, killed five negroes and fatally injured another.
The names of the killed and injured were not available.