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Mine Disasters in the United States


Brookfield Mine Asphyxiations

Brookfield, Ohio
July 11, 1877
No. Killed - 7

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Editor's Note: The NIOSH database lists this accident as having occurred in Brookfield, Ohio, while the news article designates Wheatland, Pennsylvania.  These communities are in close proximity to their respective state borders.  Wheatland is a borough in Mercer County.



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