List of coal mines in the United States
The following table lists the 52 coal mines in the United States that produced at least 4,000,000 short tons of coal in 2007. Production tonnage for the years 2007 and 2010 is shown in short tons. Da...
List of coal mines in the United States - Wikipedia
Crandall Canyon Mine
111°10′04″W / 39.460000°N 111.167639°W / 39.460000; -111.167639The Crandall Canyon Mine, formerly Genwal Mine, was an underground bituminous coal mine in northwestern Emery Co...
Shannopin Coal Co
The Shannopin mine was located in Greene County, Pennsylvania in the area of Bobtown which is in Dunkard Township. It roughly covered 8,200 acres (33 km) and mined the Pittsburgh coal seam from ...
Kay Moor, West Virginia
Kay Moor, also known as Kaymoor, is the site of an abandoned coal mine, coal processing plant and coal town near Fayetteville, West Virginia. The town site is located in the New River Gorge at Kaymoor...
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Lackawanna Coal Mine
The Lackawanna Coal Mine is a museum and retired coal mine located in McDade Park in Scranton, Pennsylvania. Visitors board a mine car and descend the #190 slope into the Clark Vein of coal. At the fo...
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Book Cliff mines
The Book Cliff Mines were coal mines located near Grand Junction, Colorado. They closed in 1925.
By the time Grand Junction was three years old it had become apparent to its citizens that they ne...
Rolling Mill Mine
The Rolling Mill Mine was a drift portal coal mine in operation in Johnstown, Cambria County, Pennsylvania, operating from approximately 1856 until 1931. It was originally owned by the Cambria Iron C...
Jacobs Ranch
Jacobs Ranch is a large open-pit coal mine located 15 miles southwest of Wright, Wyoming in the coal-rich Powder River Basin. In 2007, the mine produced 38.1 million short tons of coal, making it the ...
McKinley Mine
McKinley Mine is an open-pit coal mine, owned by Chevron Corporation, and located in McKinley County, New Mexico.
108°59′31″W / 35.67000°N 108.99194°W / 35.67000; -108.991...
Avondale Colliery
The Avondale Colliery was a coal mine in Plymouth Township, Luzerne County, near Plymouth, Pennsylvania in the small town of Avondale. It was the site of the Avondale Mine Disaster in 1869, which took...
North Antelope Rochelle Mine
The North Antelope Rochelle Mine is the second largest coal mine in the U.S. Located in Campbell County, Wyoming, about 65 miles south of Gillette, it produced 107,700,000 tons of coal in 2012.Peabod...
Centralia Coal Mine
Centralia Coal Mine is an open-pit coal mine, owned by the Canadian based TransAlta Corporation. The mine is currently shut down. Also referred to as the TransAlta Centralia Mining (TCM) operation, th...
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Cordero Rojo Mine
The Cordero Rojo Mine is a coal mining complex located in the state of Wyoming in the United States, in the coal-rich Powder River Basin. The mine is of open pit construction and employs several dragl...
Wilberg Mine
The Wilberg Mine (also known as the Cottonwood/Wilberg Mine; MSHA ID No. 42-00080) is a coal mine in Emery County, Utah, approximately 12 miles (19 km) northwest of Orangeville, just north of Sta...
Wyodak Mine
The Wyodak mine is a coal mine located 6 miles east of Gillette, Wyoming in the United States in the coal-rich Powder River Basin. The operation is an open pit mine that utilizes a truck and shovel mi...
Almy, Wyoming
Almy was a coal mining camp in Uinta County, Wyoming, near the town of Evanston. In 1881 an explosion killed 38 miners in the Central Pacific Mine, marking the first mine explosion west of the Missis...
Belle Ayr Mine

The Belle Ayr mine is a coal mine located 18 miles southeast of Gillette, Wyoming in the United States in the coal-rich Powder River Basin. The mine is an open pit, "truck and shovel", mine produ...
Kayenta Mine
The Kayenta mine is a surface coal mine operated by Peabody Western Coal Company (a subsidiary of Peabody Energy) on the Navajo Indian Reservation in northern Arizona.About 400 acres are mined and rec...
Kayenta Mine - Wikipedia
Black Thunder Coal Mine
The Black Thunder Coal Mine is a surface coal mine in the U.S. state of Wyoming, located in the Powder River Basin which contains one of the largest deposits of coal in the world. Black Thunder is the...
Bear Valley Strip Mine
The Bear Valley Strip Mine is an abandoned coal strip mine located in Coal Township, Northumberland County, to the southwest of the town of Shamokin, Pennsylvania. It lies in the Western Middle Field...
Bear Valley Strip Mine - Wikipedia
Nuttallburg Coal Mining Complex and Town Historic District
The Nuttallburg Coal Mining Complex and Town Historic District is located near Fayetteville, West Virginia in New River Gorge National River. The townsite is almost directly across from the Kay Moor m...
Nuttallburg Coal Mining Complex and Town Historic District - Wikipedia
Eagle Butte Mine
The Eagle Butte mine is a coal mine located 7 miles (11 km) north of Gillette, Wyoming in the United States in the coal-rich Powder River Basin. The mine is an open pit, "truck and shovel", mine ...
Dry Fork Mine
The Dry Fork mine is a coal mine located 8 miles north of Gillette, Wyoming in the United States in the coal-rich Powder River Basin. The mine is an open pit mine that utilizes truck and shovel mining...
Dry Fork Mine - Wikipedia
Rawhide Mine
The Rawhide Mine is a coal mine located 10 miles (16.1km) north of Gillette, Wyoming in the United States in the coal-rich Powder River Basin. The mine is an open pit mine that utilizes a combination ...
Rawhide Mine - Wikipedia