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All Mine Disasters in the United States
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View the Mine Disaster CalendarCounty:  Northumberland County, PA   (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
02/26/1964 Glen Burn Colliery View the planets for this day Shamokin, PA Anthracite Explosives 3  
02/03/1964 Bednarczyk Nos. 2, 3 View the planets for this day Gowen City, PA Anthracite Explosion 3  
05/29/1931 Richards Colliery View the planets for this day Mount Carmel, PA Anthracite Explosion 5  
08/09/1928 Hillside No. 1 View the planets for this day South Riverside, PA Anthracite Explosion 5  
07/02/1928 Locust Springs View the planets for this day Locust Gap, PA Anthracite Inundation 0  
05/27/1911 Cameron View the planets for this day Shamokin, PA Anthracite Explosion 5  
05/05/1904 Locust Gap View the planets for this day Locust Gap, PA Anthracite Fire 5  
11/29/1902 Luke Fidler View the planets for this day Shamokin, PA Anthracite Explosion 7  
10/11/1894 Henry Clay View the planets for this day Shamokin, PA Anthracite Expl. Vessel 6  
10/08/1894 Luke Fidler View the planets for this day Shamokin, PA Anthracite Fire 5  
04/01/1893 Neilson View the planets for this day Shamokin, PA Anthracite Fire 10  
12/08/1884 Henry Clay View the planets for this day Shamokin, PA Anthracite Explosion 7  
08/21/1884 Greenback/Buckridge View the planets for this day Shamokin, PA Anthracite Fire 8  
05/03/1880 Short Mountain View the planets for this day Shamokin, PA Anthracite Explosion 5  
06/10/1873 Henry Clay View the planets for this day Shamokin, PA Anthracite Explosion 10  
 
 
 

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