The West Virginia Geological and Economic Survey provides an interactive map of underground and surface coal mining activity in West Virginia. The map shows areas of active and historical coal mining in both underground and surface mines, with separate colors for auger and highwall mining.
Coal Mines in the 1840s. Coalmines in this period were cramped, poorly ventilated and highly dangerous. There was little attention paid to health and safety and children were injured or killed by explosions, roof falls or being run over by carts.
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The history of coal mining goes back thousands of years. It became important in the Industrial Revolution of the 19th and 20th centuries, when it was primarily used to power steam engines, heat buildings and generate electricity. Coal mining continues as an important economic activity today. Compared to wood fuels, coal yields a higher