|Rostraver Coal Works
(Rostraver Mine) (ca.1875- ? ),
Located near the Monogahela River, on the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad. and the Monongahela Division of the P. & L. E. Railroad, Bellevernon, Rostraver Twp., Westmoreland Co., PA
[Rostraver Coal Works Mine opens on the Monongahela River, mouth of pit 200 feet above water level, 5 foot coal vein, incline railroad to river, 625 feet long.]
Owners: (ca.1875- ? ), J. W. Clarke & D. M'Aleer Company, Bellevernon, PA
(ca.1898- ? ), James & John H. Jones Company, Monongahela, Pa
(ca.1901- ? ), Monogahela River Coal & Coke Company, Pittsburgh, PA
(ca.1903- ? ), Monongahela River Consolidated Coal & Coke Company, Pittsburg, PA
(ca.1905- ? ), Monongahela River Consolidated Coal & Coke Company, Pittsburgh, PA
(ca.1906- ? ), George Price Company, Monessen, PA
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