Kentucky Coal Heritage
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Coal Company Towns in Eastern Kentucky,
1854-1941

This report Contains findings of a literature Survey and reconnaissance field Survey in the Eastern Kentucky Coal Field concerning historic company-owned coal towns. The literature Survey involved primary documents published by State and federal governments; Secondary Sources included historic Overviews on the Subject.


 

Coal towns in Eastern Kentucky

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Counties Towns
Bell [ Colmar ] [ Middlesboro ]
Boyd  
Breathitt [ Jackson ]
Carter  
Clay  
Estill [ Ravenna ]
Floyd [ Auxier ] [ Drift ] [ Feds ] [ Garrett ] [ Glo ] [ Martin ] [ Prestonsburg ]
[ Wayland ] [ Weeksbury ] [ Wheelwright ]
Harlan [ Benham ] [ Lynch ] [ Wallins Creek ] [ Kenvir ]
Johnson [ Van Lear ]
Knott  
Knox [ Barbourville ]
Laurel
Lawrence  
Lee  
Letcher [ Burdine ] [ Dunham ] [Haymond] [ Hemphill ] [ Jenkins ] [ McRoberts ]
[ Millstone ] [ Seco ]
Magoffin  
Martin  
McCreary [ Barthell ]
Morgan  
Pike  
Pulaski  
Perry [ Hardburly ] [ Hazard ] [ Unnamed ]
Rockcastle  
Whitley [ Redash
 

Coal towns in Western Kentucky

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Counties Towns
Butler  
Caldwell  
Christian  
Daviess  
Hancock  
Henderson  
Hopkins  
McLean  
Muhlenberg [ Browder ] [ Central City ] [ Drakesboro ] [ Graham ] [ Greenville ] [ Luzerne ]
[ Paradise ]
Ohio  
Union  
Webster [ Providence ]

 

 

 

 

 

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