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Coal Heritage Sites in the Fairmont Coal Fields of Northern West Virginia

Created by Mike Rohaly on February 18th 2021, 9:15:54 pm.

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This coal history tour starts in the western side of the Fairmont Coal Field and works its way north and east before turning south to complete a half-circle. The tour consists of monuments, museums, memorials, and other sites related to the history of mining and life in the minefields in the six counties in Northern West Virginia that constitute the Fairmont Coal Field: Barbour, Harrison, Marion, Monongalia, Preston, and Taylor Counties.