Near Oak Hill in Fayette County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Oakwood Mine Complex
Erected 2012 by West Virginia Dep Abandoned Mine Lands
West Virginia Archives & History.
Location. 37° 57.878′ N, 81° 11.425′ W. Marker is near Oak Hill, West Virginia, in Fayette County. Marker is at the intersection of West Virginia Route 612 and Torrey Fork Road (County Route 15/2), on the right when traveling west on State Route 612. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Oak Hill WV 25901, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Glen Jean Athletic Club (approx. 3.2 miles away); The Rebirth of Paint Creek (approx. 5.1 miles away); Mossy (approx. 5.1 miles away); Coal Camp History (approx. 5.1 miles away); Thurmondís Decline (approx. 6 miles The Heart of Town (approx. 6 miles away); The Railroad Was the Town (approx. 6 miles away); Thurmond, West Virginia (approx. 6.1 miles away).
Also see . . . The New River Company, one of the largest coal producers in Southern West Virginia Coalfield. (Submitted on August 31, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
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