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The Knox Mine disaster was a mining accident on January 22, 1959, that is widely credited with single-handedly killing the mining industry in the Northern ...

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Nov 22, 2014 ... Please like & subscribe to JP Videos This video shows the location of the knox mine disaster and shows how it looks today as well as footage ...

Knox Mine Disaster Documentary


Knox Mine Disaster - The End of Anthracite.

The Pennsylvania Center for the Book - Knox Mine Disaster


Memorial to the victims of the Knox Mine Disaster. David Brocca. Near the entrance of the River Slope Mine this stone commemorates the twelve miners who ...

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Genre: Documentary ... Documentary. 1771 likes · 59 talking about this. Knox Mine Disaster is the story of anthracite, the men who mined it, a community...

The Knox Coal Mine Disaster: Hard Times in Hard Coal Country


Feb 9, 2012 ... Anthracite was “discovered” in America by Connecticut settlers in what is today known as the Wyoming Valley of PA. Depending on who is ...

The Knox Coal Mine Disaster: A Story of Corruption and Greed ...


Jan 18, 2016 ... Like the song made famous by country music legend, Loretta Lynn, I was a Coal Miner's Daughter. My Dad, Angelo Bruno, worked in the deep, ...

The Knox Mine Disaster | International Documentary Association


On January 22, 1959 the river broke into the mines... At the direction of the Knox Coal Company miners illegally dug too close to the underbelly of the ...

Remembering the Knox Mine Disaster | WNEP.com


Jan 13, 2016 ... A free program commemorating the anniversary of the Knox Mine disaster will be held at the Anthracite Heritage Museum on Saturday, January ...

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The Major Mine Disaster - Knox Coal Company - January 22, 1959. Page contents 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 · <next page>. Appendix A B C D E.

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Knox Mine Disaster - Underground Miners


At around 11:30 AM on January 22, 1959 the Susquehanna river broke throughout the thin rock roof of the River Slope Mine, Knox Coal Company. The hole was ...

Knox Mine Disaster (Luzerne) - ExplorePAHistory.com


After 110 men died in the deadly marker Avondale Mine Disaster in 1870, the state of Pennsylvania began to impose safety regulations on mining operators.

Knox Mine Disaster - PAGenWeb


The Knox Mine Disaster is still with us, Robert P. Wolensky, an area native and a sociology professor at the University of Wisconsin, said in an interview last April ...