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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 1979   (Display in Fatality Order)

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Date Mine Name Location Industry Disaster Cause Killed
10/02/1979 Rushton View the planets for this day Women Icon Osceola Mills, PA Coal Roof Fall 1  
09/19/1979 Mathies View the planets for this day Courtney, PA Coal Hoisting 1  
08/24/1979 Starpoint No. 1 View the planets for this day Wattis, UT Coal Roof Fall 4  
06/08/1979 Belle Isle Salt View the planets for this day Franklin, LA MNM Explosion 5  
 
 
 

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