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

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Date Mine Name Location Mineral Disaster Cause Killed Report
05/12/1909 Callahan Quarry View the planets for this day South Bethlehem, NY Stone Explosives 29  
01/10/1906 Haverstraw Clay Pit View the planets for this day Haverstraw, NY Clay Landslide 19  
10/06/1905 Granville Quarry View the planets for this day Granville, NY Slate Cave-in 10  
08/11/1978 Heald Pit View the planets for this day Remsen, NY Sand/Gravel Rock Slide 3  
07/10/1917 Rock Salt View the planets for this day Ithaca, NY Salt Explosion 1  
03/12/1994 Retsof View the planets for this day Retsof, NY Salt Roof Fall 0   Download an Investigation Report for this Disaster

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