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

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Date Mine Name Location Mineral Disaster Cause Killed Report
06/08/1917 Granite Mountain View the planets for this day Butte, MT Copper Fire 163   Download an Investigation Report for this Disaster
02/27/1943 Smith No. 3 View the planets for this day Bearcreek, MT Bituminous Explosion 74  
01/16/1895 Butte Hardware View the planets for this day Butte, MT Bituminous Explosives 57  
02/14/1916 Pennsylvania View the planets for this day Butte, MT Copper Fire 21  
10/19/1915 Granite Mountain View the planets for this day Butte, Mt Copper Explosives 16  
04/21/1893 Silver Bow No. 2 View the planets for this day Butte, MT Copper Fire 9  
11/06/1903 Koarsarge View the planets for this day Virginia City, MT Gold Fire 9  
11/20/1908 Red Lodge View the planets for this day Red Lodge, MT Bituminous Fire 9  
07/17/1917 Three Forks Quarry View the planets for this day Trident, MT Gypsum Explosives 8  
06/07/1906 Rocky Fork View the planets for this day Red Lodge, MT Bituminous Fire 8  
04/08/1896 Hope View the planets for this day Basin, MT Gold Fire 7  
05/12/1905 Cora View the planets for this day Butte, MT Copper Explosives 7  
09/03/1911 Butte and Superior View the planets for this day Butte, MT Zinc Hoisting 6  
11/23/1889 St. Lawrence View the planets for this day Butte, MT Copper Fire 6  
04/11/1896 St. Lawrence View the planets for this day Butte, MT Copper Explosives 6  
02/16/1881 Belmont View the planets for this day Belmont, MT Copper Fire 6  
01/18/1911 Keating View the planets for this day Radersburg, MT Gold Explosives 6  
04/23/1913 Leonard View the planets for this day Butte, MT Copper Hoisting 5  
01/28/1958 Montana Queen View the planets for this day Queen, MT Bituminous Roof Fall 4  
12/03/1889 Anaconda View the planets for this day Butte, MT Silver Fire 4  
03/01/1928 Badger-State View the planets for this day Butte, MT Copper Asphyxiation 3  
 
 
 

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