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View the Mine Disaster CalendarAll Mine Disasters in the Year 1839   (Display in Fatality Order)

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Display all accidents accompanied by an investigation report
 
Date Mine Name Location Industry Disaster Cause Killed Report
03/18/1839 Black Heath View the planets for this day Richmond, VA Coal Explosion 53  
 
 
 

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