Miners' Fate, The [Laws G10]
DESCRIPTION: A cave-in five hundred feet below the ground traps the Pittston miners. There can be no rescue; not even the bodies can be brought out. The families grieve
KEYWORDS: mining disaster death family
June 28, 1896 - The Pittstown cave-in
FOUND IN: US(MA)
REFERENCES (2 citations):
Laws G10, "The Miners' Fate"
DT 786, MINRFATE
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