|Greene County Pennsylvania - Coal Mine Index
|[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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Bailey Mine (? ca.1997- ? ), located in Graysville, Greene Co., PA
[Bailey Mine: is owned by Consol Energy, Inc. and is located in northwestern Greene County in Richhill and Gray Townships and crosses into Washington County. Coal is mined from the Pittsburgh Seam using two longwall systems and seven continuous mining machines. Continuous mining machines allow the coal to be mined in a continuous operation where one machine rips coal from the face and loads it directly into a hauling unit. Coal is transported to the surface and then processed in the Bailey Central Preparation Plant. Among the largest underground coal mines in the United States, Bailey produced 11.1 million tons of coal in 2005.]
Owners: (ca.1997- ? ), Consolidation Coal Company,
Blacksville 2 Mine (ca.2005- ? ),
located in Gilmore, Jackson & Wayne Township, in Southern Greene Co.,
Bobcat Mine (ca. ? ),
Greene Co., PA
Bobtown, Dunkard Twp., Greene Co., PA
Braden, Greene Co., PA
Browns Ferry, Cumberland Twp., Greene Co., PA
Buckeye Coal Company, Graceton, PA
Buckeye Mine (ca.1920's- ? ), located
on the Monongahela River at Nemacolin, Green Co., PA.
Burson, Greene Co., PA
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