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    Summary by County, 1990


    Total Buchanan Dickenson Lee Russell Scott Tazewell Wise
    Production
    Production (short tons) 46,501,006 20,833,536 6,773,309 2,947,850 708,460 50,764 3,241,772 11,944,025
    Surface 7,645,610 1,477,556 1,127,569 385,331 225,563 0 0 4,428,301
    Underground 38,855,396 19,355,980 5,645,740 2,562,519 482,897 50,764 3,241,772 7,515,724
    Cont. Miner 27,338,660 11,385,534 4,086,913 1,473,769 482,897 50,764 3,239,715 6,619,968
    Longwall 9,998,266 6,915,428 1,098,332 1,088,750 0 0 0 895,756
    Other 1,517,570 1,055,018 460,495 0 0 0 2,057 0
    # Mines 489 196 99 34 19 1 33 105
    Employment
    Prod. Workers 10,263 4,541 1,763 616 176 16 614 2,537
    Surface 1,517 211 321 93 46 0 0 844
    Underground 8,748 4,330 1,442 523 130 16 614 1,693
    Worker Hours 17,826,603 8,007,013 3,008,941 1,060,030 240,329 25,529 1,045,607 4,434,554
    Prod. Wages (dollars) 287,665,178 124,740,335 47,950,455 17,675,784 3,913,482 286,522 19,589,639 73,486,637


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    Note:
  • Totals may not equal sum of components due to independent rounding.


  • Source:
  • Virginia DMME, Division of Mines, Big Stone Gap, Virginia, USA.


  • Published in:
  • "Virginia Coal, 1998," VCCER.



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