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All Coal Mine Disasters in the United States
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View the Mine Disaster CalendarAll Coal Disasters in the Year 1908   (Display in Fatality Order)

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Date Mine Name Location Mineral Disaster Cause Killed
12/29/1908 Lick Branch View the planets for this day Switchback, WV Bituminous Explosion 50  
11/28/1908 Rachel and Agnes View the planets for this day Marianna, PA Bituminous Explosion 154  
11/20/1908 Red Lodge View the planets for this day Red Lodge, MT Bituminous Fire 9  
11/15/1908 Pratt No. 3 View the planets for this day Ensley, AL Bituminous Fire 8  
11/03/1908 Zeigler View the planets for this day Zeigler, IL Bituminous Fire 31  
08/28/1908 Warrior Run View the planets for this day Wilkes-Barre, PA Anthracite Mine Cars 6  
08/26/1908 Hailey-Okla No. 1 View the planets for this day Haileyville, OK Bituminous Fire 29  
08/03/1908 Knickerbocker View the planets for this day Shenandoah, PA Anthracite Explosion 2  
07/15/1908 Williamstown View the planets for this day Williamstown, PA Bituminous Explosion 7  
05/13/1908 Prospect View the planets for this day Midvale, PA Anthracite Roof Fall 5  
05/12/1908 Mount Lookout View the planets for this day Wyoming, PA Anthracite Explosion 12  
03/28/1908 Hanna No. 1 View the planets for this day Hanna, WY Bituminous Explosion 59  
02/10/1908 Moody View the planets for this day South Carrolton, KY Bituminous Explosion 9  
01/30/1908 Valley View the planets for this day Hawks Nest, WV Bituminous Explosion 9  
 
 
 

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