The Franklin House was also known as the Franklin Hotel, a structural staple in Richmond for around a century. The 100-room building was given
Cherry, Illinois 259 Dead from Fire November 13, 1909 The Cherry Coal Mine Disaster is also known as the "Great Cherry Coal Mine Disaster."
Centralia, Pennsylvania is the favorite mining town here at the House. Not only does it have a constant fire burning beneath its surface, it
This is a list of notable accidents and events that occurred in the Tri-Cities region: In March of 1867, Rev.
Alexander Wright was a locomotive fireman in Bristol, Virginia. Wright loved practical jokes, until one joke went horribly wrong.
A mysterious collision occurred in Gate City, Virginia, on January 27, 1940. The victims’ families were never given reason as to why the tragedy
Bostian Bridge is a fixture near Statesville, North Carolina. It is also the scene of one of the most popular phantom trains in the
While not normally associated with coal mining, Tennessee indeed once produced the black diamond. As a result, the state suffered its share of related