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    Summary by County, 1995


      Total Buchanan Dickenson Lee Russell Scott Tazewell Wise
    Production
    Production (short tons) 35,917,208 14,055,640 2,816,862 2,055,098 1,505,289 53,176 2,521,619 12,909,524
    Surface 8,909,025 1,489,897 1,241,516 442,532 807,604 0 0 4,927,476
    Underground 27,008,183 12,565,743 1,575,346 1,612,566 697,685 53,176 2,521,619 7,982,048
    Cont. Miner 21,001,710 6,933,249 1,464,493 1,598,539 693,358 40,009 2,521,049 7,751,013
    Longwall 5,935,586 5,630,381 74,170 0 0 0 0 231,035
    Other 70,887 2,113 36,683 14,027 4,327 13,167 570 0
    # Mines 374 149 51 27 17 2 38 89
    Employment
    Prod. Workers 6,975 2,670 694 643 249 19 457 2,243
    Surface 1,245 173 291 55 102 0 0 624
    Underground 5,730 2,497 403 588 147 19 457 1,619
    Worker Hours 12,143,903 5,149,045 945,268 1,003,338 431,600 11,645 828,938 3,774,069
    Prod. Wages (dollars) 220,405,889 98,580,456 16,784,367 15,052,205 8,158,013 126,130 13,702,710 68,002,008


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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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