Your Amazon purchases made using this link will benefit the United States Mine Rescue Association

united states mine rescue association
All Mine Disasters in the United States
Sorted by State

State:  Alaska   (Display in Date Order)   (Display in Day Order)

Planet links and investigation reports will open in a separate window
Some investigation reports are very large, visit the page for file size

Displays all records in descending fatality order

Date Mine Name Location Mineral Disaster Cause Killed Report
03/02/1910 Alaska-Mexican View the planets for this day Treadwell, AK Gold Explosives 37  
10/26/1937 Jonesville  Jonesville, AK Bituminous Fire 14  
12/09/1912 Great Northern Development View the planets for this day Cordova, AK Gold Avalanche 9  
01/18/1957 Evan Jones View the planets for this day Jonesville, AK Bituminous Explosion 5  
03/15/1943 Atkinson Quarry View the planets for this day Excursion Inlet, AK Rock Explosives 5  
07/19/2007 Nome Operations View the planets for this day Nome, AK Gold Machinery 2   Download an Investigation Report for this Disaster
09/28/1911 Shakespeare Placer View the planets for this day Dome Creek, AK Gold Cave-in 0  

Search Parameters for ALL Mine Disasters:
Decade   |   Year   |   Month   |   State   |   City and State   |   County   |   Mine Name   |   Company   |   Mineral Type   |   Cause
ALL Coal Mine Disasters ALL M/NM Mine Disasters

United States of America Mine Disasters of 40
States in America

Or try the Key Letter Search Tool Magnify Icon to locate mine disasters by mine name.