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State:  Wyoming   (Display in Fatality Order)   (Display in Day Order)

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Date Mine Name Location Mineral Disaster Cause Killed Report
12/15/1942 Peacock View the planets for this day Rock Springs, WY Bituminous Pwd Haulage 3  
11/09/1939 Muddy Creek View the planets for this day Rawlins, WY Bituminous Roof Fall 5  
02/11/1938 Vail View the planets for this day Afton, WY Bituminous Explosives 5  
09/16/1924 Sublet No. 5 View the planets for this day Sublet, WY Bituminous Explosion 39  
08/14/1923 Frontier No. 1 View the planets for this day Kemmerer, WY Bituminous Explosion 99  
07/26/1920 Sublet No. 6 View the planets for this day Sublet, WY Bituminous Explosives 8  
04/30/1914 Union Pacific No. 2 View the planets for this day Cumberland, WY Bituminous Mine Cars 5  
01/20/1912 Kemmerer No. 4 View the planets for this day Kemmerer, WY Bituminous Explosion 6  
03/28/1908 Hanna No. 1 View the planets for this day Hanna, WY Bituminous Explosion 59   Download an Investigation Report for this Disaster
12/02/1905 Diamondville No. 1 View the planets for this day Diamondville, WY Bituminous Explosion 18  
06/30/1903 Hanna No. 1 View the planets for this day Hanna, WY Bituminous Explosion/Fire 169   Download an Investigation Report for this Disaster
10/26/1901 Diamondville No. 1 View the planets for this day Diamondville, WY Bituminous Explosion 22  
02/25/1901 Diamondville No. 1 View the planets for this day Diamondville, WY Bituminous Fire 26  
02/12/1899 Diamondville No. 1 View the planets for this day Diamondville, WY Bituminous Asphyxiation 2  
03/20/1895 Red Canyon View the planets for this day Evanston, WY Bituminous Explosion 60  
01/12/1886 Almy No. 4 View the planets for this day Almy, WY Bituminous Explosion 13  
03/04/1881 Almy No. 2 View the planets for this day Almy, WY Bituminous Explosion 38  
 
 
 

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