Nelson Mine Disaster 1902

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Date: 31 Mar 1902 [unknown]
Location: Dayton, Rhea County, Tennesseemap
Surnames/tags: Mining_Disasters Tennessee Disasters
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History and Circumstances

  • Date: 31 Mar 1902
  • Location: Dayton, Tennessee
  • Victims: 16 deaths
  • Cause: Coal mine explosion

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