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In the coal and iron counties of North Carolina.

by Peter M. Hale

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Published by P.M. Hale, E.J. Hale & son. in Raleigh, [N.C.], New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • North Carolina,
  • North Carolina.
    • Subjects:
    • Mineral industries -- North Carolina,
    • North Carolina -- Economic conditions

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBy P. M. Hale.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF259 .H16
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, [9]-425 p.
      Number of Pages425
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6919677M
      LC Control Number02021296
      OCLC/WorldCa5015263

        From to , Virginia Coal & Iron Co. produced coking coal, which is used for steel production. Stonega Coke and Coal was formed as a new corporate business to handle the production of coking coal in Virginia Coal & Iron Co. held much of the Stonega Coke and Coal stock and was also its landlord. Dr. John Shriver Wentz, the director. The brown hematite iron ore banks of that part of Nittany valley called Warrior's Mark valley, Half Moon valley and Spruce Creek valley, in Huntingdon and Centre counties, Pennsylvania, owned by Lyon, Shorb & co., Pittsburg, Pa. Iron ores of the Cumberland valley. The titaniferous iron ore range of North Carolina. Note on a.

      The Westmoreland County coal strike of –, or the Westmoreland coal miners' strike, was a strike by coal miners represented by the United Mine Workers of strike is also known as the Slovak Strike because about 70 percent of the miners were Slovak immigrants. It began in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, on March 9, , and ended on July 1, About North Carolina, Wills and Probate Records, This collection includes images of probate records for all counties in the state of North Carolina. Probate records are among the most valuable records available for American genealogy but can be challenging to access because originals are kept in courthouses across the country.

      Unlike iron, however, coal production in the state has remained significant ever since. Tennessee coal is of the bituminous, or soft, variety and is found in extensive deposits along a northeast-southwest belt a little east of the center of the state. Coal mining became a significant Tennessee industry only after the end of the Civil War. State(s): North Carolina. Years: Lawrence County Coal & Oil Company Inv# MB State(s): Kentucky. Years: $ Lincoln County Coal & Mining - Bond Middle States Coal and Iron Mines Company - $1, - Bond Inv# MB State(s): West Virginia. Years: $


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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Hale, Peter M. In the coal and iron counties of North Carolina. Raleigh, [N.C.] P.M. Hale; New York, E.J. Hale & son. texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection.

Books to Borrow. Top In the coal and iron counties of North Carolina Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. EMBED EMBED (for Pages: Coal in North Carolina is limited to two belts of Triassic sediment: the sporadic Dan River belt and the larger Deep River belt, which runs along the Deep River in Lee, Moore, and Chatham Counties.

Metamorphosed from deposits of vegetable matter into hard, long-burning fuel, coal was utilized in forges in the Carolina colony before the American Revolution. The Virginia–Carolina Railway was an interstate railroad in southwestern Virginia and northwestern North ran from Abingdon in Washington County, Virginia to Todd in Ashe County, North line charted a complicated course through the mountains of the area, crossing the Blue Ridge not far from Mount Rogers.

History. Construction of the railroad was begun in by the Locale: North Carolina, Virginia. by Hairr, Ore Bank is a bed of iron ore found in eastern Lincoln County. Worked extensively in the first half of the nineteenth century, this bed was described by Denison Olmsted in as "extending from [ ] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.

They include coal, petroleum, natural gas, and uranium. North Carolina is deficient in the mineral fuels and must import these resources from outside sources in order to meet its energy requirements.

Coal - Only one area in North Carolina is known to contain coal beds of potential commercial importance. This area is the Deep River coal field.

This page is to promote the history of the coal mining industry in Central North Carolina from roughly towhen the last mine closed for good.

Located along the Deep River, in Chatham and Lee Counties of North Carolina, the contributions of the mines and the miners who worked and died in them has been almost forgotten today. In the Coal and Iron Counties of North Carolina, Hale, This book contains most of the reports of Emmons, Kerr, Laidley and Wilkes.

The folding map is a very general map of the entire state of North Carolina. Chance, H M, A Report on an Exploration of the Coal Fields of North Carolina, Hale, South Carolina has identified mines listed in The Diggings™.

The most commonly listed primary commodities in South Carolina mines are Gold, Iron, and the time these mines were surveyed, 46 mines in South Carolina were observed to have ore mineralization in an outcrop, shallow pit, or isolated drill hole—known as an occurance mine.

1 South Carolina has 81 prospect mines. Web forums suggest there is gold to be found in the creeks and rivers in Transylvania, Henderson, Buncombe, McDowell, and Burke counties, but no one in North Carolina has disclosed a significant find in more than years. North Carolina’s golden past got its start along Little Meadow Creek in Cabarrus County, near Charlotte.

Cranberry Iron Mines - Avery County, NC. Cranberry Iron Mines - Avery County, NC. The history of the Cranberry Iron Mine can be traced back to when Reuben White took out a acre land grant. In production at the mine began, with ore reduced in a Catalan forge.

Located near both the Cranberry Mines in North Carolina and the coal. Tennessee Coal, Iron & Railroad Co. The Tennessee Coal, Iron and Railroad company (TCI), founded in in Tennessee as the Sewanee Mining Company, became the most significant iron and steel company in Birmingham after entering the area through an merger.

During the financial panic ofTCI became the primary southern subsidiary of the United States Steel Corporation (U.S. Steel. North Carolina mining, mine companies, mine owners and mine information. US-Mining provides information on mines, operators, and minerals mined in North Carolina.

Pennsylvania's Coal and Iron Police ruled small patch towns and industrial cities for their coal and iron company bosses from to Armed with a gun and badge and backed by state legislation, the members of the private police force were granted power in a.

In the in minutes of the Board of Directors of the Virginia Iron, Coal and Coke Company show a line projected to be extended to near Mouth of Wilson, Virginia, then up the river to Helton in North Carolina ending near the mines in Ashe County, was indeed being considered.

The Pocahontas seam of coal in Tazewell County was miles closer to Norfolk than the Wise County coal near Big Stone Gap. The Pennsylvania speculators reorganized, and after finding different investors the Tinsalia Company was replaced by the Virginia Coal and Iron Company (VC&I).

North Carolina has 1, identified mines listed in The Diggings™. The most commonly listed primary commodities in North Carolina mines are Gold, Iron, and the time these mines were surveyed, mines in North Carolina were observed to have ore mineralization in an outcrop, shallow pit, or isolated drill hole—known as an occurance mine.

1 North Carolina has prospect mines. Johnston County, NC mines, mine companies, mine owners and mine information. US-Mining provides information on mines, operators, and minerals mined in Johnston County, NC. Pennsylvania's Coal and Iron Police ruled small patch towns and industrial cities for their coal and iron company bosses from to Armed with a gun and badge and backed by state legislation, the members of the private police force were granted power in a practically unspecified jurisdiction.

The specimen below (BCGM ) is a typical green beryl crystal in a matrix of smoky quartz from Alexander County, North Carolina. Garnet (iron aluminum silicate): Almandine variety garnets are the most common in the Upstate of South Carolina. Almandine crystals are typically dodecahedral or trapezohedral and are red in color.

Alleghany and Ashe Counties, North Carolina. Bulletin No. 32 Magnetic Iron Ores of East Tennessee and Western North Carolina by W. S. Bayley, Geologist This work was done by the Virginia Iron, Coal and Coke Company in Three hundred feet to the northeast, another cut exposed the vein, which had a width of at least 15 feet of nearly.

Even after a massive coal-ash spill from a Duke Energy plant polluted 70 miles of the Dan River in North Carolina inthe state was wishy-washy on coal .of North Carolina Press, Boyd, Thomas J.

For Sale! Thomas J. Boyd’s Coal, and Iron and Other Mineral, and Timber Lands in Wythe and Bland Counties, Virginia. Wytheville: T. J. Boyd, Brown, Stuart Ellett. Scrip: Trade Tokens Issued by United States Coal Mining Companies and Company Stores.

Berryville: Virginia Book Co.,