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View the Mine Disaster Calendar Decade:  1980s   (Display in Fatality Order)   (Display in Date Order)

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Date Mine Name Location Mineral Disaster Cause Killed
11/20/1980 Jefferson Island View the planets for this day Delcambre, LA Salt Inundation 0  
07/28/1984 Nevada Moly View the planets for this day Women Icon Tonopah, NV Molybdenum Pwd Haulage 1  
03/29/1981 Nevada Moly View the planets for this day Women Icon Tonopah, NV Molybdenum Pwd Haulage 1  
02/12/1986 Lone Star Quarry View the planets for this day Women Icon Cape Girardeau, MO Limestone Machinery 1  
09/09/1981 Warrier View the planets for this day Riggins, ID Gold Explosives 3  
05/10/1982 Magma View the planets for this day Superior, AZ Copper Roof Fall 3  
09/13/1989 William Station No. 9 View the planets for this day Sullivan, KY Bituminous Explosion 10  
01/04/1989 CV-2 View the planets for this day Middlesboro, KY Bituminous Roof Fall 3  
12/14/1987 Slate Top View the planets for this day Woodbine, KY Bituminous Roof Fall 0  
07/09/1986 Orient No. 6 View the planets for this day Waltonville, IL Bituminous Roof Fall 3  
02/06/1986 Loveridge No. 22 View the planets for this day Fairview, WV Bituminous Stockpile 5  
08/15/1985 R and R No. 3 View the planets for this day Woodbine, KY Bituminous Asphyxiation 3  
12/19/1984 Wilberg View the planets for this day Women Icon Orangeville, UT Bituminous Fire 27  
09/12/1984 Berger No. 2 View the planets for this day Evarts, KY Bituminous Roof Fall 4  
02/16/1984 Greenwich Collieries View the planets for this day Green Township, PA Bituminous Explosion 3  
07/03/1983 Homer City View the planets for this day Homer City, PA Bituminous Explosion 1  
06/21/1983 McClure No. 1 View the planets for this day Women Icon McClure, VA Bituminous Explosion 7  
08/24/1982 Va. Pocohontas No. 1 View the planets for this day Oakwood, VA Bituminous Bin Collapse 3  
01/22/1982 Phelps No. 3 View the planets for this day Phelps, KY Bituminous Roof Fall 2  
01/20/1982 RFH No. 1 View the planets for this day Craynor, KY Bituminous Explosion 7  
12/08/1981 Grundy No. 21 View the planets for this day Whitewell, TN Bituminous Explosion 13  
12/07/1981 Adkins No. 11 View the planets for this day Kite, KY Bituminous Explosion 8  
12/03/1981 Stillhouse Run No. 1 View the planets for this day Bergoo, WV Bituminous Roof Fall 3  
06/03/1981 Grays Knob No. 5 View the planets for this day Grays Knob, KY Bituminous Inundation 3  
04/15/1981 Dutch Creek No. 1 View the planets for this day Redstone, CO Bituminous Explosion 15  
11/07/1980 Ferrell No. 17 View the planets for this day Uneeda, WV Bituminous Explosion 5  
10/27/1980 Crawford No. 1 View the planets for this day Woodbine, KY Bituminous Explosives 3  
09/15/1980 Spartan No. 2 View the planets for this day Sparta, IL Bituminous Roof Fall 3  
12/11/1985 M. S. and W. No. 2 Slope View the planets for this day Carlstown, PA Anthracite Explosion 3  
 
 
 

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