Wallsend Mine

Wallsend Mine (HMNYH)

Location: Pineville, KY 40977 Bell County
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Country: United States of America
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N 36° 45.867', W 83° 42.352'

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The first to begin operations in Bell County, starting in 1889, with 1500 acres of coal land. Extension of the Louisville and Nashville Railroad to this area in 1888 marked the beginning of a new industrial era. This mine was not a financial success until it was purchased by Wallsend Coal and Coke Co., 1904, a Ky. corporation, but stock held mostly in England.
Series This marker is part of the Kentucky: Kentucky Historical Society series
Marker Number1272
Year Placed1969
Placed ByKentucky Historical Society - Kentucky Department of Highways
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Date Added Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 at 5:20pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 258476 N 4072157
Decimal Degrees36.76445000, -83.70586667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 45.867', W 83° 42.352'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 45' 52.02" N, 83° 42' 21.12" W
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Area Code(s)606
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 520 Tennessee Ave, Pineville KY 40977, US
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