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M/NM Mine Disasters in the United States
Sorted by County and Mine Name

View the Mine Disaster CalendarCounty:  Jefferson County, AL

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Counties where 5 or more disasters occurred

Or View From These Lists: Only Coal Disasters Coal and Metal/Nonmetal
Date Mine Name Location Mineral Disaster Cause Killed Report
07/12/1923 Sloss No. 1 View the planets for this day Bessemer, AL Iron Ore Pwd Haulage 5 Download an Investigation Report for this Disaster

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