Kentucky Coal Heritage
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Clay County, Kentucky Coal Camps

Compiled from Dodrill's 10,000 Coal Company Stores

COMPANY

COMMUNITY

COUNTY

YEARS OF OPERATION

EMPLOYEES

Hard Coal Company

Blue Hole

Clay

1923-1925

30

Ideal Horse Creek Coal Company

Crawfish

Clay

1919-1921

50

Sun Coal Company

Crawfish

Clay

1919-1923

20

Goose Creek Coal Company

Garrard

Clay

1919-1922

30

Clay County Coal Company

Hima

Clay

1918-1928

125

Furnace Gap Coal Company

Hima

Clay

1919-1924

55

Goose Creek Coal Company

Hima

Clay

1923-1926

30

Marcum Coal Company

Hima

Clay

1942-1948

75

New Mary Francis Coal Company

Hima

Clay

1939-1941

50

White Coal Company

Hima

Clay

1939-1942

100

Clay County Coal Company

Manchester

Clay

1931-1931

275

American Bituminous Coal Company

Sibert

Clay

1927-1927

75

Caton Mining Company

Sibert

Clay

1925-1925

23

Gregory Branch Coal Company

Sibert

Clay

1919-1928

100

Hughes Horse Creek Coal Company

Sibert

Clay

1924-1925

275

Manchester Mining Company

Sibert

Clay

1923-1924

40

Royal Coal Company

Sibert

Clay

1925-1926

20



 

 

 

 

 

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