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Coal Towns

Coal mining and the timber business made McCreary County a booming area at one time but when the coal mines closed and the National Forest Service acquired the majority of the land in the county large numbers of people became unemployed When the mines closed the coal towns started to disappear and in most of these communities now only traces and memories remain.

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Website Documents Kentucky Coal Company Towns

31.03.2014  by Keith Hautala Shane Barton March 31 2014 The University of Kentucky Appalachian Center has launched a brand new interactive website for the Coal Camp Documentary Project allowing users to learn about and document historic company coal mining towns in Eastern Kentucky. The site was formally launched at the Appalachian Studies Association Conference held

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A Kentucky Love Story

11.07.2021  High up in the beauty of the mountains of Kentucky lies coal mining country Tiny towns dot the landscape Their original purpose was to house

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Company Towns

Company towns exist across the country however the southern coalfield company towns are distinctly West Virginian When the railroads arrived southern West Virginia primarily was a mountain wilderness with a smattering of small towns such as Beckley Madison and Aracoma later renamed Logan Coal companies had to build towns and houses for their miners in some of the most isolated areas

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Historic Kentucky coal town puts on spirited July 4 parade

03.07.2021  Historic Kentucky coal town puts on spirited July 4 parade Lexington Herald Leader built hundreds of houses and everything needed to support the mining

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Kentucky Coal Mining Museum

01.09.2015  The Kentucky Coal Mining Museum houses four floors of artifacts dioramas and other displays covering coal mining in eastern Kentucky the men and women whose lives were effected and the rich culture that has emerged from it 2 tons of coal displayed outside the museum Fossilized sand dollars Coal Samples Two Towns The museum focuses on coal mining activities in the area

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Image of KENTUCKY MINING TOWN 1952

KENTUCKY MINING TOWN 1952 The Coal Mining Town Of David Kentucky Built For The Workers Of Princess Elkhorn Coal Company Photograph 1952 From GrangerHistorical Picture Archive.

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Even in Kentucky Coal Industry Is Under Siege

30.05.2012  May 29 2012 LOUISA Ky For generations coal has been king in this Appalachian town It provided heat light and jobs for the hundreds of people who worked in the nearby coal

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Benham Coal Company Records

Coal mines and mining Kentucky Benham History Company towns Kentucky Benham Arrangement Collection is arranged into five series by subject Office Files Restricted Employee Benefits Association Restricted Accidents Series Restricted Accidents and Safety Restricted and Photographs Finding Aid Author Finding aid prepared by Kate Black Sheli Walker Deana Thomas

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Coal Miners In Kentucky

06.08.2021  Coal Miners In Kentucky Heaven In Earth Uncategorized IKEA Property Decorating For All Guide To IKEA Once a small venture from the community of Älmhult Sweden IKEA is already among the world s finest known residence redecorating brand names IKEA features the thought of democratic read more August 6 2021 Uncategorized IKEA Great Design For Many IKEA s Story Hailing from

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Century of Coal Mining

Century of Coal Mining Historical Marker #1338 in Hopkins County celebrates Earlington a western Kentucky coal town Founded in 1870 by the St Bernard Coal Co Earlington was named for John B Earle who was credited with having stuck the first pick into the hillside at the opening of Hopkins County s first commercial coal mine.

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Pew Trusts Former Kentucky mining towns embrace change

16.03.2019  Company Towns Coal company towns like Benham and Lynch sprung up out of the woods In 1911 Wisconsin Steel a subsidiary of International Harvester began developing Benham and

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Kentucky town named most threatened by strip mining

28.04.2015  And mountaintop removal coal mining occurs within 479 feet of the community it found Most of the communities at biggest risk were in West Virginia but a number were in Kentucky too.

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Website Documents Kentucky Coal Company Towns

31.03.2014  Website Documents Kentucky Coal Company Towns March 31 2014 The University of Kentucky Appalachian Center has launched a brand new interactive website for the Coal Camp Documentary Project allowing users to learn about and document historic company coal mining towns in Eastern Kentucky The site was formally launched at the Appalachian

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America s Company Towns Then and Now

04.09.2015  The Kentucky town of Lynch was once a booming coal mining site Built in 1917 by U.S Coal and Coke a subsidiary of U.S Steel it had a commissary theater hotel and

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early coal mining pictures in kentucky

Kentucky Coal Heritage HISTORIC CONTEXT Early Coal Mining in Eastern Kentucky Thomas Walker in 1750 and Christopher Gist the following year observed abundant coal in the area which would become eastern Kentucky Two years before Kentucky broke from Virginia to become a state the first coal production was reported in the area around Beattyville the present day seat of

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Wheelwright Coal Mining Town Mountain Community

21.03.2014  Full version of Wheelwright Coal Mining Town Video documenting the history of Wheelwright Kentucky Includes interviews with former coal miners and citizens of the town contemporary footage and historical still images of the town Descriptions of coal mining life the effects of strikes on the town safety conditions and the impact of the sale of the town on the economy and

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Mining In Kentucky

Kentucky has 123 identified mines listed in The Diggings The most commonly listed primary commodities in Kentucky mines are Zinc Lead and Fluorine Fluorite .At the time these mines were surveyed 13 mines in Kentucky were observed to have ore mineralization in an outcrop shallow pit or isolated drill hole known as an occurance mine 1 Kentucky has 43 prospect mines 2 57 mines

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Coal mine Floyd County Kentucky

Coal mine Floyd County Kentucky Contributor Names Rothstein Arthur 1915 1985 photographer Created / Published Miners mining towns Kentucky Format Headings Nitrate negatives Genre Nitrate negatives

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Website to Document Kentucky Coal Company Towns

LEXINGTON KY March 31 2014 The University of Kentucky Appalachian Center has launched a brand new interactive website for the Coal Camp Documentary Project allowing users to learn about and document historic company coal mining towns in Eastern Kentucky.

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APPALACHIAN COALFIELDS

APPALACHIAN COALFIELDS COALFIELDS OF THE APPALACHIAN MOUNTAINS A Scrapbook of Appalachian Coal Towns Online since 2001 as seen in the Pittsburgh Post Gazette and the Charleston Gazette and the Big Stone Gap Post Amazingly thorough obsessively comprehensive documentation of coal mines and coal mining towns in the Appalachian mountain area.

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Coal towns in Kentucky What is it

Aflex Kentucky A post office called Aflex was established in 1916 and remained in operation until 1988 The community derives its name from A F Leckie a businessperson in the coal mining industry.

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Interactive atlas of coal mine maps in Kentucky

The Kentucky Mine Mapping Information System is produced by the Kentucky Energy and Environment Cabinet to allow users to access maps of coal mines and mined out areas in Kentucky Users can search by company name seam name or state file number SFN For each map overview information is provided where available map year mine status mine owner mine

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Kentucky Coal Museum

The Kentucky Coal Mining Museum offers a complete picture of the lives that revolve around the coal industry Visitors to the museum can view the process detailing the formation of coal by looking at several visuals and fossil displays Next a narrated video describes the early coal mining days in Benham and Lynch Other displays include items from the company hospital early mining tools

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coal mining

08.06.2015  Louisville Kentucky Platts –16Jun2014/407 pm EDT/2007 GMT Rhino Resource Partners soon will make its first shipment of high sulfur steam coal from the new Pennyrile underground mine in Western Kentucky to Louisville Gas Electric a Rhino official said Monday Pennyrile also known as Riveredge is located near the Green River in McLean County.

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Blue Heron

11.10.2019  Blue Heron also known as Mine 18 is an abandoned coal mining town and was a part of the Stearns Coal and Lumber Company s past operation The Blue Heron mines operated from 1937 until December 1962 when operations were no longer profitable During that time hundreds of people lived and worked in this isolated community on the banks of the Big South Fork River Their story is

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America s Company Towns Then and Now

04.09.2015  The Kentucky town of Lynch was once a booming coal mining site Built in 1917 by U.S Coal and Coke a subsidiary of U.S Steel it had a commissary theater hotel and

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Another Kentucky coal mining fatality

26.06.2010  Another Kentucky coal mining fatality In the span of barely a week a second Kentucky coal miner has been killed in an underground mining operation The death of Bobby Smith in a James River Coal

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Coal towns in Kentucky What is it

The community derives its name from A F Leckie a businessperson in the coal mining industry Ages Kentucky A post office called Ages was established in 1892 and the post office removed to Brookside Kentucky and its name changed to Ages Brookside in 1975 The community takes its name from nearby Ages Creek The community was listed by the U.S Census Bureau as a census designated

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coal mining towns in kentucky

The early 20th century coal mining boom drew people to this remote corner of southeast Kentucky until coal s dizzying decline sent them away 606 436 0061 He even mows the grass around the old chimneys Oral history recordings in ghost structures mining artifacts Find detailed information on Coal Mining companies in Kentucky United States of America including financial statements

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Coal just isn t the future Meet the Kentucky miners

21.03.2019  These towns in eastern Kentucky are filled with people who want to stay here Woolery said This kind of program makes it a tiny bit easier Frank Morris grew up in a family of coal

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In Life After Coal Appalachia Attempts to Reinvent Itself

22.11.2016  When Bill Clinton left the White House in 2001 there were 30 000 coal mining jobs in Eastern Kentucky By the time George W Bush left office eight

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Paradise Kentucky Peabody Coal

21.03.2014  More on the town s demise and the coal mining history in a moment John Prine s song Paradise sampled below is also known by some as Take Me Back To Muhlenberg County or Mr Peabody s Coal Train It was released in 1971 on his debut album John Prine In 2003 Rolling Stone rated the album at No 458 on its list of the 500 greatest albums of all time John

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