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Butler County
Pennsylvania
Coal Mine
Index W

to the Bituminous Coal Mines of
Butler County,
Pennsylvania, U.S.A.

Index to the Coal Mines and Coal Companies which mined the Bituminous Coal seams of Butler County, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.

Compiled & Edited by
Raymond A. Washlaski

Raymond A. Washlaski, Historian, Editor,
Ryan P. Washlaski, Technical Editor,

Updated Aug. 28, 2010

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Butler County Pennsylvania - Coal Mine Index
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[This listing of coal mines and coal companies has been researched and complied from various sources by Raymond A. Washlaski, Historian: newspaper articles, Pennsylvania Bureau of Mines Reports, county histories, township histories, Pennsylvania Geological Survey reports, topographical maps, personnal accounts of coal miners, etc., etc.]
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Wadsworth, Summit Twp., Butler Co., PA
[Located on the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, Foxburg Branch, and the Buffalo, Rocherster & Pittsburg Railroad.]
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Wahlville, Forward Twp., Butler Co., PA
[Located on the Ribold Cutoff of the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad.]
See: Wahlville No. 1 Mine, Wahlville, Forward Twp., Butler Co., PA
       Wahlville No. 2 Mine, Wahlville, Forward Twp., Butler Co., PA

Wahlville No. 1 Mine (ca.1904-  ?  ), located on the a Branch of the Buffalo, Rochester  & Pittsburg Railroad, near Evans City, Wahlville, Forward Twp., Butler Co., PA
Owners: (ca.1904-  ?  ), Pittsburg Coal & Fuel Company, Evans City, PA

Wahlville No. 2 Mine (ca.1904-  ?  ), located on the a Branch of the Buffalo, Rochester  & Pittsburg Railroad, near Evans City, Wahville, Forward Twp., Butler Co., PA
Owners: (ca.1904-  ?  ), Pittsburg Coal & Fuel Company, Evans City, PA

Watters (Carr P.O.), Forward Twp., Butler Co., PA
[Located on the Butler Branch of the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad.]
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West Liberty, Brady Twp., Butler Co., PA
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West Sunbury, Clay Twp., Butler Co., PA
See: Hallston Coal & Coke Company, West Sunbury, PA

West Winfield, Winfield Twp., Butler Co., PA
[Located on the Buffalo, Rochester & Pittsburg Railroad.]
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West Winfield Coal Company,
See: Mars Mine, Butler Co., PA

Whiskerville, Washington Twp., Butler Co., PA
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Whiteoak School, Mercer Twp., Butler Co., PA
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Whitestown, Connoquennessing Twp., Butler Co., PA
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Wick, Slipperyrock Twp., Butler Co., PA
[Located on the Bessemer & Lake Erie Railroad.]
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Wigton Company,
See: Wigton Mine, Butler Co., PA
See also: C. C. Wigton Company,

Wigton Mine (ca.1931-  ?  ), located in Butler Co., PA
Owners: (ca.1931-  ?  ), C. C. Wigton Company,

Wildwood Coal Company, Boyers, PA
See: Wildwood Mine, Hilliards, Butler Co., PA

Wildwood Mine (ca.1904-  ?  ), located on the Hilliard Branch of the Bessemer & Lake Erie Railroad, Boyers, Butler Co., PA
Owners: (ca.1904- ?  ), Wildwood Coal Company, Boyers, PA

Wilson School, Jackson Twp., Butler Co., PA
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Winfield Junction, Buffalo Twp., Butler Co., PA
[Located on the Butler Branch of the Pennsylvania, and the Winfield Railroad.]
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Woodbine, Oakland Twp., Butler Co., PA
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Woodland School, Concord Twp., Butler Co., PA
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Woods, Clinton Twp., Butler Co., PA
[Located on the Bessemer & Lake Erie Railroad.]
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