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All Mine Disasters in the United States
Sorted by County

View the Mine Disaster CalendarCounty:  Kanawha County, WV   (Display in Fatality Order)

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Counties where 5 or more disasters occurred

Displays all records in descending date order

 
Date Mine Name Location Mineral Disaster Cause Killed
10/31/1951 United Gas No. 1 View the planets for this day United, WV Bituminous Explosion 12  
12/15/1942 Laing No. 1 View the planets for this day Laing, WV Bituminous Pwd Haulage 5  
01/18/1906 Detroit View the planets for this day Detroit, WV Bituminous Explosion 18  
04/20/1905 Cabin Creek View the planets for this day Kayford, WV Bituminous Explosion 6  
03/07/1905 No. 101 View the planets for this day Shrewsbury, WV Bituminous Pwd Haulage 4  
11/20/1894 Blanche View the planets for this day Standard, WV Bituminous Explosion 8  
 
 

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