The Zollverein industrial complex in Land Nordrhein-Westfalen consists of the complete infrastructure of a historical coal-mining site, with some 20th-century buildings of outstanding architectural merit. It constitutes remarkable material evidence of the evolution and decline of an essential industry over the past 150 years. 194 more words
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CAMERON, WV (KDKA)- State officials are investigating a deadly accident at a coal mine in Marshall County, West Virginia.
Emergency crews were called to the Cameron Portal of the Murray Energy coal mine around 8:50 p.m. 245 more words
WATCH ABOVE: A number of bodies were carried out of a coal mine in Donetsk on Thursday following an explosion that killed 32 people, according to officials in the separatist rebel-held city in east Ukraine. 119 more words
(DONETSK, Ukraine) — An explosion ripped through a coal mine before dawn Wednesday in war-torn eastern Ukraine, killing at least one miner, rebel and government officials said. 652 more words
Easington Colliery Pit and miners houses
At 2.am on the 29th of May 1951, 81 men died in the Easington Colliery coal mine disaster. Two more were to die trying to rescue the miners trapped underground and affected by methane gas. 537 more words