Saturday, 12 October 2013

100 years ago - Remembering the Senghenydd Colliery Disaster 14th Ocober 1913

The Senghenydd Colliery Disaster, also known as the Senghenydd Explosion, occurred in Senghenydd,[1] near Caerphilly, Glamorgan, Wales on 14 October 1913, killing 439 miners. It is the worst mining accident in the United Kingdom, and one of the most serious globally in terms of loss of life.

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