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Mine Disasters in the United States

Yolande Coal and Coke Company
Yolande No. 1 Mine Explosion

Yolande, Alabama
November 3, 1910
No. Killed 5

See also:   Yolande No. 1 Mine Explosion, Dec. 16, 1907

The explosion occurred in the 6th right No. 1 slope entry when methane was ignited by a blown-out shot in raise of gas forced down by the blast to open lights on the entry below.

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