Location: Hawks Nest, Fayette County, West Virginia
Surnames/tags: Mining_Disasters West Virginia Disasters
Fayette County, West Virginia -
Coal Mine Explosion
History and Circumstances
- Area History
- Include a short history of the town or area of the mine relating to the mine; how the mine influenced the area, etc.
- Mine History
- Include when the mine opened, or whatever you can find
- Mine Disaster Circumstances
When it happened, why, how, etc.; who was involved.
PUT IN BOLD any names of miners, investigators, rescuers that may be in the text.
Add photos if you find any.
- Investigation Report
Add any info you find of interest; if books written, make a copy of the cover and link to the book UNDER Want to Know More? section.
Add any positive results of the disaster.
'They are gone but not forgotten and should be found, honored and remembered.' The heading and format for the table are below. Be sure to delete all instructions!