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Arkansas Mining Disasters

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Table of Disasters

Arkansas Mining Disasters
Date Mine Name Location No. Killed County Disaster Cause Year
4-Mar-1897 Kansas and Texas No. 44  Huntington, AR 14 Sebastian Explosion 1897
24-Feb-1928 Mama No. 3  Jenny Lind, AR 13 Sebastian Explosion 1928
20-Nov-1903 Bonanza No. 20  Bonanza, AR 11 Sebastian Explosion 1903
27-Aug-1940 Bates Mine Disaster 1940 Bates, AR 10 Scott Explosion 1940
8-Feb-1948 Sunshine Excelsior, AR 8 Sebastian Explosion 1948
11-Dec-1957 Peerless No. 2 Glenwood, AR 6 Pike Explosion 1957
19-Nov-1936 Bates No. 1 Bates, AR 5 Scott Explosion 1936
11-May-1942 Peerless No. 3 Hackett, AR 4 Sebastian Explosion 1942
If listing has a white background, this Mine Disaster did not have 10 or more fatalities and is disqualified from the Project. Please do not create Project Space Pages for these Mines.


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