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The story behind the Upper Big Branch mine disaster

Story by Jeff Young, Living on Earth It's the worst mining disaster in the US in decades. Twenty-nine miners are dead, killed in a massive explosion in the heart of West ia's coal country.

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Nine labourers killed in Kohat coal mine explosion

According to sources, gas produced from the coals filled the mine leading to an explosion which resulted in the collapse of a part of the mine, Private news channel reported. Photos Videos.

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90 years later, effects of mine disaster still felt

The Sullivan City Mine explosion was one of 305 disasters (those that killed five or more people) in the U.S. between 1901 and 1925, according to Duke's Jon Free.

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Turkey coal mine explosion and collapse kills at least 232

May 14, 2014The explosion tore through the mine as workers were preparing for a shift change, officials said, which likely raised the casualty toll because there were more miners inside than usual.

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Insane pictures of Russian potash mine disaster MINING

Cross-section of Solikamsk 1 and 2 mines. Source V-kurse.ru Potentially, fresh water could mix with the brine in a flooded mine, which in turn may create microfractures in a concrete wall by that

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Ravensdale coal mine explosion kills 31 HistoryLink

On November 16, 1915, 31 men are killed by an explosion in the Ravensdale coal mine, a few miles northeast of Black Diamond. The mine is owned by the Northwestern Improvement Company, a subsidiary corporation of the Northern Pacific Railroad.

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Old Photos of Dawson, NM/Mine Number One after Explosion

Mine Number One after Explosion This photo was taken four days after Mine Number One blew up. Rubble still covered the entrance. Index Previous Next

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11 killed in Ukraine coal mine explosion World News

The explosion comes a day after Russian-backed rebels in the east of the country seized control of 40 factories and coal mines. Most of the seized mines are owned by a tycoon whose foundation has

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Mine Explosion Sound Effects ~ Mine Explosion Sounds Pond5

Download Mine Explosion sounds 420 stock sound clips starting at $2. Download and buy high quality Mine Explosion sound effects. BROWSE NOW

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West-ia-Mines Mining Artifacts

This explosion was caused by the ignition of methane gas, which in turn ignited coal dust. The lives of 362 men were lost in the underground explosion. This disaster caused the United States Congress to create the U.S. Bureau of Mines to regulate mine safety.

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New Castle, Colorado A Coal Town That Survives Despite

The second Vulcan explosion signaled the end of coal mining in New Castle, but even today, the coal in the seam that the Vulcan mined still burns inside the mountain, and smoke is sometimes visible.

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11 killed in coal mine explosion in China Yahoo News UK

Beijing, Nov 27 (IANS) At least 11 people were killed in a coal mine explosion in China's Guizhou province Thursday, media reported. The accident happened in Songlin coal mine

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Turkey Mine Explosion Photos Show Fear For Missing Miners

The explosion led to a fire inside the mine. An injured miner is carried into a hospital in Soma, a district in Turkey's western province of Manisa, May 13, 2014. Photo Reuters

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Turkey coal mine explosion Rush for energy undermines

A coal mine explosion in Turkey caused more than 200 fatalities and left scores more injured in what is shaping up to be the worst coal mining disaster in the country's history. Turkish Prime

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Explosion Risk Images, Stock Photos Vectors Shutterstock

Find explosion risk Stock Images in HD and millions of other royalty-free stock photos, illustrations, and vectors in the Shutterstock collection. Thousands of new, high-quality pictures added every day.

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Click on images below to view photos from the Mine Safety Report prepared after the December 9, 1911 Cross Mountain Mine Explosion in Briceville, TN References. Briceville Through the Years, Gene White, Action Printing, Ltd., 1994. Seventy Years in the Coal Mines, Philip Francis, 1936.

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July 17, 1935-Tragedy in Van Lear Bill's Stuff

So instead of pumping air into the mine as normal, the amount air allowed into the explosion area was limited. This they hoped would cause the fire to die down. The heat from the fire, the smoke, the dangerous ceiling, the blocked passages, and the lack of oxygen conspired to

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29 Coal Miners Died in a 2010 Explosion. Congress Still

29 Coal Miners Died in a 2010 Explosion. Congress Still Hasn't Fixed the Problem. Four years after the Upper Big Branch disaster, the coal mining industry isn't any safer.

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Records of the U.S. Bureau of Mines National Archives

Bureau of Mines (BM), established in the Department of the Interior (DOI), effective July 1, 1910, by an act of May 16, 1910 (36 Stat. 369), which authorized transfer of

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Explosion in mine in China's Liaoning district leaves 11

The explosion damaged a mine shaft that was more than 1,000 meters deep, trapping workers who were underground. Eleven workers were killed instantly and 9 were injured in the blast. The injured miners are now being treated in a hospital, the ministry said.

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The Orient No.2 Coal Mine Explosion Desiree Southern

The maximum force of the explosion extended the full length of two passageways, or more than a mile, and was followed by clouds of dense smoke which permeated throughout the mine and its shafts and interfered with the work of rescuers.

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Explosion at Teck coal mine BC News Castanet

The union at a Teck Resources Ltd. coal mine near Sparwood, B.C., says it's concerned about worker safety following an explosion that knocked out the mine's coal drying complex last week.

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Ceremony honors victims of 1884 East Mine explosion News

Chloe Epperson, a student at Abbs Valley Elementary School, lights luminaries in honor of the 114 coal miners who died in an 1884 mine explosion.

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Bomb Explosion Stock Photos. Royalty Free Bomb Explosion

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Coal Mining History, Disasters, and Tours in Pennsylvania

Other major mine disasters in Western Pennsylvania include the Harwick Mine explosion of 1904 which claimed the lives of 179 miners plus two rescuers and the Marianna Mine Disaster of 1908 which killed 129 coal miners. Information on this and other Pennsylvania coal mine disasters can be found in Pennsylvania coal mine Photos of Pittsburgh

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Mine Disasters And Coal News. Consol No. 9 Mine

Aug 21, 2007As big as Manhattan Island, the mine was just a few miles down the road from Monongah, W.Va., site of the worst mine disaster in U.S. history--a December 1907 explosion that killed at least 362 miners.

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BBC News West ia coal mine explosion kills 25

In pictures US mine explosion Battle raging in US mining country One of those killed, Benny Willingham, was 62 years old and only five weeks away from retiring, his

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2 killed, 20 injured in Colorado mining accident Fox News

Nov 18, 2013The last major mining disaster in Colorado occurred on April 15, 1981, when an explosion killed 15 people at the Mid-Continent Dutch Creek No. 1 Mine near Redstone.

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Primero Mine Explosion Huerfano County

Yuma Pioneer February 4, 1910 Primero Coal Mine Disaster Horrible Gas Explosion in Colorado Fuel Iron Company's Mine May Be Over 100 Dead Rescue Workers Find Twenty-Four Dead Bodies and One Man Alive Primero, Colo., Feb. 1 (Tuesday) Over 100 men are believed killed by a terrific explosion in the Primero mine of the

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China explosions What we know about what happened in

Chinese data site Cnbeta published pictures showing the sudden The explosion destroyed a significant amount of goods stored at and around the port, in the Binhai New District. Mining giant

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