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All Mine Disasters in the United States
Sorted by County

View the Mine Disaster CalendarCounty:  Marshall 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
01/22/2003 McElroy View the planets for this day Cameron, WV Bituminous Explosion 3  
05/18/1942 Hitchman View the planets for this day Benwood, WV Bituminous Explosion 5  
11/15/1926 Mound View the planets for this day Moundsville, WV Bituminous Explosion 5  
04/28/1924 Benwood View the planets for this day Benwood, WV Bituminous Explosion 119  
07/11/1912 Panama View the planets for this day Moundsville, WV Bituminous Explosion 8  
 
 
 

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