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    Summary by County, 1992


      Total Buchanan Dickenson Lee Russell Scott Tazewell Wise
    Production
    Production (short tons) 42,563,519 17,541,828 6,986,663 3,138,769 744,364 48,120 2,846,126 11,255,908
    Surface 8,174,321 1,181,384 2,384,980 283,018 350,977 0 0 3,972,221
    Underground 34,389,198 16,360,444 4,601,683 2,855,751 393,387 48,120 2,846,126 7,283,687
    Cont. Miner 24,548,952 9,315,224 3,597,073 1,900,414 393,387 48,120 2,846,126 6,448,607
    Longwall 9,322,187 6,765,543 766,227 955,337 0 0 0 835,080
    Other 518,060 279,677 238,383 0 0 0 0 0
    # Mines 424 167 89 25 15 1 37 89
    Employment
    Prod. Workers 2,660 3,587 1,737 568 197 12 622 2,286
    Surface 1,330 136 436 61 119 0 0 577
    Underground 7,680 3,451 1,301 507 78 12 622 1,709
    Worker Hours 15,964,553 6,634,471 2,854,641 1,074,582 242,634 17,853 990,365 4,150,007
    Prod. Wages (dollars) 265,017,297 105,100,612 48,941,036 19,668,969 4,413,266 212,950 16,761,716 69,918,748


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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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