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View the Mine Disaster CalendarAll Mine Disasters in the Year 1905   (Display in Fatality Order)

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Date Mine Name Location Industry Disaster Cause Killed Report
12/04/1905 Horton View the planets for this day Horton, WV Coal Fire 7  
12/02/1905 Diamondville No. 1 View the planets for this day Diamondville, WY Coal Explosion 18  
11/15/1905 Braznell View the planets for this day Bentleyville, PA Coal Explosion 8  
11/04/1905 Tidewater No. 3 View the planets for this day Vivian, WV Coal Explosion 7  
10/29/1905 Hazel Kirk No. 2 View the planets for this day Monongahela, PA Coal Explosion 5  
10/13/1905 Clyde View the planets for this day Fredericktown, PA Coal Fire 6  
10/06/1905 Granville Quarry View the planets for this day Granville, NY MNM Cave-in 10  
07/06/1905 Fuller View the planets for this day Searights, PA Coal Explosion 6  
07/05/1905 Tidewater View the planets for this day Vivian, WV Coal Explosion 5  
05/12/1905 Cora View the planets for this day Butte, MT MNM Explosives 7  
04/30/1905 No. 19 View the planets for this day Wilburton, OK Coal Explosion 13  
04/27/1905 Eleanora View the planets for this day Du Bois, PA Coal Explosion 13  
04/26/1905 Conyngham View the planets for this day Wilkes-Barre, PA Coal Hoisting 10   Download an Investigation Report for this Disaster
04/20/1905 Cabin Creek View the planets for this day Kayford, WV Coal Explosion 6  
04/03/1905 Zeigler View the planets for this day Zeigler, IL Coal Explosion 49   Download an Investigation Report for this Disaster
03/22/1905 Oswald View the planets for this day Princeton, IN Coal Explosion 9  
03/18/1905 Rush Run-Red Ash View the planets for this day Red Ash, WV Coal Explosion 24   Download an Investigation Report for this Disaster
03/09/1905 Clear Spring View the planets for this day West Pittston, PA Coal Hoisting 7   Download an Investigation Report for this Disaster
03/07/1905 No. 101 View the planets for this day Shrewsbury, WV Coal Pwd Haulage 4   Download an Investigation Report for this Disaster
02/26/1905 Grapevine View the planets for this day Wilcoe, WV Coal Explosion 7  
02/20/1905 Virginia City View the planets for this day Virginia City, AL Coal Explosion 112  
02/18/1905 Lytle View the planets for this day Minersville, PA Coal Roof Fall 5  
01/16/1905 Decatur No. 1 View the planets for this day Decatur, IL Coal Fire 6   Download an Investigation Report for this Disaster
 
 
 

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