Bartley Mine Disaster

Bartley Mine Disaster (HMJY)

Location: Raysal, WV 24879 McDowell County
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 20.527', W 81° 44.338'

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Near here in Bartley No. 1 shaft mine, on Jan. 10, 1940, fire and explosion killed ninety-one miners. The names if the men who lost their lives are inscribed on monument erected in the park by the United Mine Workers of American.
Year Placed1975
Placed ByWest Virginia Department of Archives and History
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Date Added Thursday, September 18th, 2014 at 6:43am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 434544 N 4133081
Decimal Degrees37.34211667, -81.73896667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 20.527', W 81° 44.338'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 20' 31.62" N, 81° 44' 20.28" W
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Area Code(s)304
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 11001-11099 WV-83, Raysal WV 24879, US
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