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All Mine Disasters in the United States
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State:  Iowa   (Display in Date Order)   (Display in Day Order)

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Date Mine Name Location Mineral Disaster Cause Killed Report
01/24/1902 Lost Creek No. 2 View the planets for this day Oskaloosa, IA Bituminous Explosion 20  
02/14/1893 Chicago and Iowa View the planets for this day Albia, IA Bituminous Explosion 8  
03/30/1953 O Brien View the planets for this day Lovilia, IA Bituminous Explosion 5  
04/24/2008 Pattison Sand View the planets for this day Women Icon Clayton, IA Sand/Gravel Pwd Haulage 1   Download an Investigation Report for this Disaster

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