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All Mine Disasters in the United States
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View the Mine Disaster CalendarCounty:  Buchanan County, VA   (Display in Fatality Order)

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Counties where 5 or more disasters occurred

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Date Mine Name Location Mineral Disaster Cause Killed
08/24/1982 Va. Pocohontas No. 1 View the planets for this day Oakwood, VA Bituminous Bin Collapse 3  
04/13/1978 Beatrice View the planets for this day Keen Mountain, VA Bituminous Roof Fall 3  
07/11/1967 Jewell Smokeless View the planets for this day Vansant, VA Bituminous Pwd Haulage 2  
05/17/1967 No. 3 View the planets for this day Oakwood, VA Bituminous Roof Fall 3  
01/24/1967 Va. Pocahontas No. 1 View the planets for this day Grundy, VA Bituminous Explosion 3  
04/22/1938 Keen Mountain View the planets for this day Grundy, VA Bituminous Explosion 45  
 
 
 

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