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Informational report of investigation, underground coal mine explosion and fire

Informational report of investigation, underground coal mine explosion and fire

Consol no. 9 mine, Mountaineer Coal Company, Division of Consolidation Coal Company, Farmington, Marion County, West Virginia, November 20, 1968

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration in Arlington, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Farmington Mine Disaster, Farmington, W. Va., 1968,
  • Coal mine accidents -- West Virginia -- Marion County,
  • Mine explosions -- West Virginia -- Marion County,
  • Mine fires -- West Virginia -- Marion County

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Division of Safety, Coal Mine Safety and Health
    ContributionsUnited States. Office of the Administrator, Coal Mine Safety and Health. Division of Safety
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 v. (various pagings)
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14965586M

    Anglo American has provided an update on Grosvenor coal mine explosion that occurred 6th May as investigators try to piece together what went wrong. The mine explosion left five miners with extensive burns to their torso’s and airways while working underground. Diesel engine systems used in underground coal mines present a number of hazards including the potential to ignite an explosive atmosphere, catch fire and expose workers to toxic emissions. As such, diesel engine systems in underground coal mines are modified so they possess explosion-protected properties, meaning the.

    The Consol No. 9 mine was developed in the Pittsburgh coal seam, with its main entrances at James Fork, the confluence of Little Dunkard Mill Run and Dunkard Mill Run, 2 miles (3 kilometers) north of Farmington, West VirginiaThe Pittsburgh seam is over feet (90 meters) below the valley bottoms in this region, and is fairly uniform, generally about 10 feet (3 meters) thick. From –, 11, underground coal mine workers died in U.S. underground coal mining disasters, with most disasters resulting from explosions Kowalski(-Trakofler, et al.,a). In , 9 additional workers died in the Crandall Canyon disaster (Gates, et al. a), bringing the total to 11, miners killed in disasters.

    The Sago Mine disaster was a coal mine explosion on January 2, , at the Sago Mine in Sago, West Virginia, United States, near the Upshur County seat of blast and collapse trapped 13 miners for nearly two days; only one survived. It was the worst mining disaster in the United States since the Jim Walter Resources Mine disaster in Alabama on Septem , and the worst.   Get this from a library! Report of investigation: underground coal mine explosion, Greenwich Collieries no. 1 mine, I.D. no. Greenwich Collieries Division of Pennsylvania Mines Corporation, Green Township, Indiana County Pennsylvania, Febru [George M Fesak; Dale R Cavanaugh; United States. Office of the Administrator, Coal Mine Safety and Health.].


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