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The Fairmont coal field is on of three (Elkins, Panhandle, and Fairmont) in northern West Virginia. It is large enough to include all or part of five counties - Monongalia, Taylor, Preston, Marion and Harrison - and beneath its surface lie excellent and easily minable seams of coal. It is the purpose of this study to trace the development of the field througha half-century, from 1852 to 1903.
MASSAY, GLENN FRANK, "COAL CONSOLIDATION: PROFILE OF THE FAIRMONT FIELD OF NORTHERN WEST VIRGINIA, 1852-1903." (1970). Graduate Theses, Dissertations, and Problem Reports. 9369.