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All Mine Disasters in the United States
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View the Mine Disaster CalendarCounty:  Jefferson County, AL

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Counties where 5 or more disasters occurred

 
Date Mine Name Location Mineral Disaster Cause Killed
04/08/1911 Banner View the planets for this day Littleton, AL Bituminous Explosion 128  
11/04/1916 Bessie View the planets for this day Palos, AL Bituminous Explosion 30  
07/24/1977 Chetopa View the planets for this day Graysville, AL Bituminous Hoisting 3  
12/31/1921 Docena View the planets for this day Adamsville, AL Bituminous Explosion 5  
06/04/1941 Docena View the planets for this day Adamsville, AL Bituminous Explosion 5  
01/10/1923 Dolomite No. 1 View the planets for this day Dolomite, AL Bituminous Explosion 5  
11/22/1922 Dolomite No. 3 View the planets for this day Dolomite, AL Bituminous Explosion 90  
07/30/1948 Edgewater View the planets for this day Birmingham, AL Bituminous Explosion 11  
04/29/1919 Majestic View the planets for this day Majestic, AL Bituminous Explosion 22  
01/29/1926 Mossboro No. 1 View the planets for this day Helena, AL Bituminous Explosion 27  
04/20/1910 Mulga View the planets for this day Mulga, AL Bituminous Explosion 40  
10/05/1914 Mulga View the planets for this day Mulga, AL Bituminous Explosion 16  
10/15/1937 Mulga View the planets for this day Birmingham, AL Bituminous Explosion 34  
11/15/1908 No. 3 View the planets for this day Ensley, AL Bituminous Fire 8  
12/28/1931 Overton No. 1 View the planets for this day Irondale, AL Bituminous Explosion 5  
05/05/1910 Palos No. 3 View the planets for this day Palos, AL Bituminous Explosion 83  
01/13/1930 Peerless View the planets for this day Straven, AL Bituminous Explosion 7  
05/11/1943 Praco No. 10 View the planets for this day Praco, AL Bituminous Explosion 12  
07/01/1938 Praco No. 7 View the planets for this day Praco, AL Bituminous Rock Fall 6  
05/22/1891 Pratt No. 1 Shaft View the planets for this day Pratt City, AL Bituminous Explosion 11  
08/28/1943 Sayreton No. 2 View the planets for this day Sayreton, AL Bituminous Explosion 28  
02/02/1909 Short Creek View the planets for this day Short Creek, AL Bituminous Explosion 18  
03/19/1898 Slope No. 2 View the planets for this day Birmingham, AL Bituminous Explosion 6  
07/12/1923 Sloss No. 1 View the planets for this day Bessemer, AL Iron Ore Pwd Haulage 5  
 
 

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