pit disaster

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pit disaster

n (Min) → Grubenunglück nt
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The memorial to the Pretoria Pit disaster, where 344 people died, was held at Ditchfield Garden, Westhoughton, on Thursday.
A PS5,000 appeal has been launched to be build a memorial to the 38 people who died in a 'forgotten' North East pit disaster nearly 200 years ago.
APS5,000 appeal has been launched to build a memorial to the 38 people who died in a 'forgotten' North East pit disaster nearly 200 years ago.
1913: Britain's worst pit disaster took place at Senghenydd, Glamorgan - 439 died after an explosion.
This year's project focused on the Senghenydd Pit disaster in 1913.
The 80th anniversary of the Gresford pit disaster - which claimed the lives of 266 miners - was marked two months ago.
Soma was on virtual lock-lock down in a ban on protests at government handling of Turkey's worst pit disaster.
Soma mine pit disaster, which has caused 299 mine workers to have been killed, was commemorated by the students of Yavuz Selim Colleges in Senegal's capital city of Dakar.
He told the crowd: "At this solemn moment stood here, we remember those who have worked in Maltby pit and those who have died in there working, particularly those who died in the pit disaster.
SOBBING relatives of a pit disaster victim paid tribute to an "adored partner and devoted father" at an emotional funeral service yesterday.
THE gang who stole a halfton bronze statue dedicated to 47 miners who lost their lives in a pit disaster could be nailed by CCTV pictures.
The Welsh pit disaster village of Aberfan was mourning the death of Baptist minister, Rev Kenneth Hayes, who led a tireless campaign to help bereaved families.