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All Mine Disasters in the United States
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View the Mine Disaster CalendarAll Mine Disasters in the Year 1968   (Display in Fatality Order)

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Date Mine Name Location Industry Disaster Cause Killed
12/12/1968 No. 8-B View the planets for this day Saunders, WV Coal Fire 3  
11/20/1968 Consol No. 9 View the planets for this day Farmington, WV Coal Explosion 78  
09/19/1968 Somerset View the planets for this day Somerset, CO Coal Roof Fall 4  
08/15/1968 Orient No. 5 View the planets for this day Benton, IL Coal Explosion 4  
08/14/1968 Lundale No. 1 View the planets for this day Lundale, WV Coal Roof Fall 3  
08/07/1968 River Queen No. 1 View the planets for this day Greenville, KY Coal Explosion 9  
05/06/1968 Saxsewell No. 8 View the planets for this day Hominy Falls, WV Coal Inundation 4  
03/05/1968 Belle Isle Salt View the planets for this day Franklin, LA MNM Fire 21  
 
 
 

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