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    Summary by County, 1994


    Total Buchanan Dickenson Lee Russell Scott Tazewell Wise
    Production
    Production (short tons) 38,805,244 14,550,698 4,459,504 2,746,619 1,218,342 36,727 2,543,219 13,250,135
    Surface 9,370,669 1,209,263 2,008,054 704,609 571,763 0 0 4,876,980
    Underground 29,434,576 13,341,435 2,451,450 2,042,010 646,579 36,727 2,543,219 8,373,156
    Cont. Miner 21,271,402 7,694,311 1,690,719 1,406,901 583,588 0 2,397,395 7,498,487
    Longwall 7,317,056 5,181,847 760,731 619,315 0 0 0 755,163
    Other 846,118 465,277 0 15,794 62,991 36,727 145,824 119,505
    # Mines 422 169 63 30 22 2 40 95
    Employment
    Prod. Workers 8,318 3,260 1,085 600 303 19 630 2,421
    Surface 1,542 186 429 142 167 0 0 618
    Underground 6,776 3,074 656 458 136 19 630 1,803
    Worker Hours 14,813,944 5,667,768 1,647,431 1,017,804 362,998 13,458 915,246 5,189,239
    Prod. Wages (dollars) 244,842,945 82,670,054 28,703,147 15,042,975 7,079,617 198,000 14,670,689 70,881,463


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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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