104 miners are crushed to death when an elevator carrying gold miners plunges to the bottom of a Vaal Reef mineshaft near Orkne

Wednesday, 10 May 1995

104 miners are crushed to death when an elevator carrying gold miners plunges to the bottom of a Vaal Reef mineshaft near Orkney. The date of 11 May 1995 given in another source is not correct.

Last updated : 07-May-2012

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