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All Mine Disasters in the United States
Sorted by County

View the Mine Disaster CalendarCounty:  Wise County, VA   (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
12/07/1992 Southmoutain No. 3 View the planets for this day Norton, VA Bituminous Explosion 8  
10/27/1958 Bishop No. 34 View the planets for this day Wise, VA Bituminous Explosion 22  
02/04/1957 Bishop No. 34 View the planets for this day Wise, VA Bituminous Explosion 37  
08/06/1934 Derby No. 3 View the planets for this day Big Stone Gap, VA Bituminous Explosion 17  
12/14/1910 Greeno View the planets for this day Tacoma, VA Bituminous Explosion 8  
03/16/1907 Greeno View the planets for this day Tacoma, VA Bituminous Explosion 11  
 
 
 

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