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Date Mine Name Location Mineral Disaster Cause Killed Report
09/14/1966 Red Tail No. 2 View the planets for this day Bethesda, OH Bituminous Fire 3  
05/01/1956 Georgetown No. 12 View the planets for this day Cadiz, Ohio Bituminous Explosives 4  
07/05/1944 Powhatan View the planets for this day Powhatan Point, OH Bituminous Fire 66   Download an Investigation Report for this Disaster
12/11/1941 Powhatan No. 1 View the planets for this day Powhatan, OH Bituminous Fire 2  
11/29/1940 Nelms View the planets for this day Nelms, OH Bituminous Explosion 31   Download an Investigation Report for this Disaster
03/16/1940 Willow Grove No. 10 View the planets for this day St. Clairesville, OH Bituminous Explosion 72   Download an Investigation Report for this Disaster
06/21/1937 Keystone View the planets for this day Keystone, OH Bituminous Explosives 6  
12/05/1935 Wolf Run View the planets for this day Amsterdam, OH Bituminous Explosion 4  
01/03/1931 Midvale No. 4 View the planets for this day Midvale, OH Bituminous Explosion 5  
11/05/1930 No. 6 View the planets for this day Millfield, OH Bituminous Explosion 82   Download an Investigation Report for this Disaster
03/10/1930 Wolf Run View the planets for this day Amsterdam, OH Bituminous Fire 2  
12/23/1925 Webb View the planets for this day Bellaire, OH Bituminous Fire 9  
10/29/1919 Amsterdam No. 2 View the planets for this day Amsterdam, OH Bituminous Fire 20  
07/25/1916 Waterworks Tunnel View the planets for this day Cleveland, OH Tunnel Explosion 20  
05/17/1913 Imperial View the planets for this day Belle Valley, OH Bituminous Explosion 15  
04/21/1910 Amsterdam No. 2 View the planets for this day Amsterdam, OH Bituminous Explosion 15  
11/03/1906 San Toy No. 1 View the planets for this day Corning, OH Bituminous Hoisting 5  
02/10/1881 Robbins View the planets for this day Robbins, OH Bituminous Explosion 6  
07/11/1877 Brookfield View the planets for this day Brookfield, OH Bituminous Asphyxiation 7  
07/03/1872 Atwater Slope View the planets for this day Portage County, OH Bituminous Fire 10  
 
 
 

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