Category:Cross Mountain Mine disaster

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Cross Mountain Mine disaster 
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Wikipedia
Instance of mining accident
Location Tennessee, United States of America
Heritage designation
  • place listed on the National Register of Historic Places
Authority control
NRHP reference number: 06000134
Wikidata

36° 11′ 20.4″ N, 84° 11′ 45.6″ W

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English: The Cross Mountain Mine disaster — a coal mine explosion at the Cross Mountain Mine near Briceville, in Anderson County, Tennessee.
  • Eighty-four miners died as a result of the December 9, 1911 explosion.
  • The likely cause of the explosion was the ignition of dust and gas released by a roof fall.

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