Coal Mines in Harlan County Kentucky

Compiled from Dodrill's 10,000 Coal Company Stores
each listing contains the following
COMPANY
COMMUNITY
COUNTY
YEARS OF OPERATION
EMPLOYEES

Ages Ridge Coal Company
  Ages
  Harlan
  1914-1915
  75

 East Harlan Coal Company
  Ages
  Harlan
  1916-1932
  100

 Harlan Collieries Company, Inc.
  Ages
  Harlan
  1920-1924
  200

 High Point Coal Company
  Ages
  Harlan
  1917-1924
  25

 Black Star Coal Company, Inc.
  Alva
  Harlan
  1923-1928
  400

 Black Star Coal Corporation
  Alva
  Harlan
  1939-1958
  900

 Bardo Coal Mining Company
  Bardo
  Harlan
  1927-1958
  160

 Bowling Coal Mining Company
  Bardo
  Harlan
  1921-1926
  85

 International Harvester Company
  Benham
  Harlan
  1942-1958
  685

 Looney Creek Coal Company
  Benham
  Harlan
  1924-1924
  50

 Wisconsin Steel Company
  Benham
  Harlan
  1912-1941
  600

 Benito Harlan Corporation
  Benito
  Harlan
  1939-1940
  100

 Harlan Fox Coal Company
  Black Joe
  Harlan
  1918-1924
  100

 Harlan Fox Mining Company
  Black Joe
  Harlan
  1925-1932
  100

 J B Blue Gem Coal Company
  Black Joe
  Harlan
  1920-1922
  100

 Harlan Collieries Company
  Brookside
  Harlan
  1924-1926
  200

 Harlan Collieries Company, Inc.
  Brookside
  Harlan
  1924-1958
  200

 Hoyt Mining Company
  Cargo
  Harlan
  1919-1921
  40

 Crummies Creek Coal Company
  Cawood
  Harlan
  1924-1931
  350

 Ellis Knob Coal Company
  Cawood
  Harlan
  1923-1926
  100

 Blue Diamond Coal Company
  Chevrolet
  Harlan
  1927-1958
  350

 Crown By-Product Coal Company
  Chevrolet
  Harlan
  1920-1923
  200

 Crown Coal Company
  Chevrolet
  Harlan
  1923-1926
  250

 Harlan Superior Coal Company
  Chevrolet
  Harlan
  1919-1929
  50

 Clover Darby Coal Company
  Closplint
  Harlan
  1943-1952
  125

 Cloversplint Coal Company
  Closplint
  Harlan
  1928-1946
  350

 Mary Helen Coal Corporation
  Coalgood
  Harlan
  1919-1958
  490

 Pure D Coal Company, Inc.
  Coalgood
  Harlan
  1951-?
  ?

 Elkhorn Piney Coal Mining Company
  Coxton
  Harlan
  1933-1935
  200

 Koppers Coal Company
  Coxton
  Harlan
  1936-1941
  220

 Lick Branch Coal Company
  Coxton
  Harlan
  1914-1921
  250

 Melcroft Coal Company
  Coxton
  Harlan
  1917-1935
  275

 Crummies Creek Coal Company
  Crummies
  Harlan
  1924-1931
  350

 J.L. Smith Coal Company
  Draper
  Harlan
  1919-1928
  125

 McComb Coal Company
  Elcomb
  Harlan
  1917-1928
  150

 Bailey's Creek Coal Company
  Evarts
  Harlan
  1917-1921
  30

 Darby Coal Company
  Evarts
  Harlan
  1927-1935
  75

 Evarts Coal Company
  Evarts
  Harlan
  1919-1929
  58

 Fairview Coal Company
  Evarts
  Harlan
  1933-1934
  30

 Game Cock Coal Company
  Evarts
  Harlan
  1933-1934
  50

 Harlan-Kellioka Coal Company
  Evarts
  Harlan
  1926-1926
  100

 Harlan Clover Coal Company
  Evarts
  Harlan
  1906-1928
  90

 Harlan Co-operative Coal Company
  Evarts
  Harlan
  1921-1925
  60

 Harlan Kellioka Coal Company
  Evarts
  Harlan
  1919-1926
  100

 Harlan Liberty Coal Company
  Evarts
  Harlan
  1919-1926
  250

 Harlan Wallins Coal Company, Inc.
  Evarts
  Harlan
  1936-1953
  200

 Harlan Wallins Coal Corporation, Inc.
  Evarts
  Harlan
  1936-1957
  200

 Peabody Coal Company
  Evarts
  Harlan
  1919-1920
  140

 River Ridge Collieries, Inc.
  Evarts
  Harlan
  1949-1952
  80

 Sugar Camp Mining Company
  Evarts
  Harlan
  1919-1924
  15

 Sugar Camp Mining Company
  Evarts
  Harlan
  1927-1930
  60

 Superior Harlan Coal Company
  Evarts
  Harlan
  1921-1928
  125

 Turner Fuel Company, Inc.
  Evarts
  Harlan
  1943-1945
  85

 Yocum Creek Coal Company, Inc.
  Evarts
  Harlan
  1951-1958
  275

 Wilson Berger Coal Company
  Grays Knob
  Harlan
  1916-1934
  100

 Harcrow Mines, Inc.
  Harcrow
  Harlan
  1938-1942
  150

 Elcomb Coal Company
  Harlan
  Harlan
  1931-1957
  100

 Green-Silvers Coal Corporation
  Harlan
  Harlan
  1934-1942
  150

 Harlan Gas Coal Company
  Harlan
  Harlan
  1915-1934
  150

 Harlan Wallins Coal Corporation, Inc.
  Harlan
  Harlan
  1925-1932
  250

 Howard Coal Company
  Harlan
  Harlan
  1926-1926
  30

 Kitts Creek Coal Company
  Harlan
  Harlan
  1921-1923
  40

 R.C. Tway Coal Company
  Harlan
  Harlan
  1919-1948
  250

 R.C. Tway Mining Company
  Harlan
  Harlan
  1914-1919
  200

 Shawnee Coal Company
  Harlan
  Harlan
  1917-1919
  20

 Shawnee Gas Coal Company
  Harlan
  Harlan
  1919-1925
  75

 Splint Coal Company
  Harlan
  Harlan
  1933-1936
  100

 Wallins Creek Coal Company, Inc
  Harlan
  Harlan
  1914-1919
  275

 Wallins Creek Collieries Company
  Harlan
  Harlan
  1919-1924
  250

 Williams By-Product Coal Company
  Harlan
  Harlan
  1917-1921
  120

 Yocum Creek Coal Company, Inc.
  Harlan
  Harlan
  1943-1950
  425

 Cornett-Lewis Coal Company, Inc.
  Highsplint
  Harlan
  1922-1923
  100

 Harlow Coal & Coke Company
  Highsplint
  Harlan
  ?
  ?

 Highsplint Coal Company
  Highsplint
  Harlan
  1919-1958
  300

 Harlan Fuel Company
  Yancey
  Harlan
  1927-1930
  350

 Harlan Fuel Company
  Yancey
  Harlan
  1925-1958
  400

Seagraves Coal Company
  Highsplint
  Harlan
  1919-1958
  300

 Southern Mining Company
  Insul
  Harlan
  1927-1955
  175

 Banner Fork Coal Corporation
  Kentenia
  Harlan
  1916-1925
  350

 Fordson Coal Company
  Kentennia
  Harlan
  1924-1927
  400

 Black Mountain Corporation Mine
  Kenvir
  Harlan
  1922-1952
  841

 Peabody Coal Company
  Kenvir
  Harlan
  1953-1958
  750

 Peabody Coal Company
  Kenvir
  Harlan
  1921-1926
  140

 J.L. Smith Coal Company
  Kildav
  Harlan
  1919-1925
  50

 Cloverfork Coal Company
  Kitts
  Harlan
  1914-1958
  200

 Golden Ash Coal Company
  Kitts
  Harlan
  1914-1928
  100

 Rex Coal Company
  Kitts
  Harlan
  1914-1923
  60

 Rex Harlan Coal Company
  Kitts
  Harlan
  1923-1925
  100

 Rex Red Ash Coal Company
  Kitts
  Harlan
  1926-1930
  75

 Benito Coal Company
  Lejunior
  Harlan
  1921-1925
  50

 Benito Mining Company
  Lejunior
  Harlan
  1926-1938
  100

 Berger Coal Mining Company
  Lejunior
  Harlan
  1921-1942
  150

 Bowling Mining Company
  Lejunior
  Harlan
  1917-1921
  50

 Brown & Sharp Coal Company
  Lejunior
  Harlan
  1925-1928
  45

 Cook & Sharpe Coal Company
  Lejunior
  Harlan
  1923-1929
  45

 Dixie Darby Coal Company
  Lejunior
  Harlan
  1932-1937
  68

 Dixie Harlan Coal Company
  Lejunior
  Harlan
  1931-1937
  50

 Home Coal Company
  Lejunior
  Harlan
  1919-1921
  100

 Miller & Sharp Coal Company
  Lejunior
  Harlan
  1922-1924
  35

 P V & K Coal Company
  Lejunior
  Harlan
  1921-1949
  130

 Pennsylvania, Va. & Ky. Coal Company
  Lejunior
  Harlan
  1921-1949
  130

 Upper Harlan Coal Company
  Lejunior
  Harlan
  1917-1923
  75

 Central Harlan Coal Company
  Lenarue
  Harlan
  1926-1926
  80

 Lenarue Coal Company
  Lenarue
  Harlan
  1921-1925
  50

 Southern Harlan Coal Company
  Lenarue
  Harlan
  1931-1951
  125

 Three Point Coal Company
  Lenarue
  Harlan
  1923-1930
  125

 Mahan-Ellison Coal Corporation
  Liggett
  Harlan
  1922-1932
  50

 Perkins-Harlan Coal Company
  Liggett
  Harlan
1920-1958
  150

Good Coal Company
  Lisle
  Harlan
  1937-1939
  225

 Cornett-Lewis Coal Company
  Louellen
  Harlan
  1931-1951
  500

 Cornett-Lewis Coal Company, Inc.
  Louellen
  Harlan
  1924-1958
  500

 United States Coal & Coke Company
  Lynch
  Harlan
  1919-1950
  1000

 United States Steel Corporation
  Lynch
  Harlan
  1951-1958
  1657

 Mary Alice Coal Company
  Mary Alice
  Harlan
  1945-1957
  85

 Harlan Wallins Coal Company, Inc.
  Molus
  Harlan
  1926-1953
  200

 Harlan Wallins Coal Corporation, Inc.
  Molus
  Harlan
  1925-1957
  200

 Wallins Creek Collieries Company
  Molus
  Harlan
  1924-1924
  100

 Harlan-Splint Coal Company
  Nolansburg
  Harlan
  1927-1932
  80

 Kellioka Coal Company
  Nolansburg
  Harlan
  1919-1924
  40

 Blue Diamond Coal Company
  Pathfork
  Harlan
  1927-1947
  50

 Willis-Harlan Coal Company
  Pathfork
  Harlan
  1921-1930
  125

 Looney Creek Coal Company
  Pee Vee
  Harlan
  1915-1934
  150

 Intermountain Coal & Lumber Company
  Putney
  Harlan
  1923-1941
  25

 Harlan-Ridgeway Mining Company
  Ridgeway
  Harlan
  ?
  ?

 Harlan Coal & Coke Company, Inc.
  Ridgeway
  Harlan
  1923-1933
  125

 Ridgeway Coal Corporation
  Ridgeway
  Harlan
  1940-1941
  125

 Southern Harlan Coal Company
  Rue
  Harlan
  1927-1951
  125

 Splint Coal Corporation
  Splint
  Harlan
  1939-1942
  100

 Splint Coal & Coke Company
  Splint
  Harlan
  1937-1938
  100

 Mahan-Ellison Coal Corporation
  Stanfill
  Harlan
  1923-1951
  200

 Three Point Coal Corporation
  Three Point
  Harlan
  1931-1957
  210

 Harlan-Cumberland Coal Mining Company
  Totz
  Harlan
  1921-1925
  80

 Harlan Ashless Coal Company
  Totz
  Harlan
  1926-1928
  80

 Harlan Central Coal Company
  Totz
  Harlan
  1932-1948
  250

 Clover Darby Coal Company
  Twila
  Harlan
  1953-1958
  185

 Creech Coal Company, Inc.
  Twila
  Harlan
  1916-1952
  400

 Harlan Wallins Coal Corporation, Inc.
  Verda
  Harlan
  1936-1953
  800

 Harlan Wallins Coal Corporation, Inc.
  Verda
  Harlan
  1925-1957
  800

 Wallins Creek Collieries Company
  Verda
  Harlan
  1924-1924
  100

 Wallins Creek Coal Company, Inc.
  Wallins
  Harlan
  1912-1919
  135

 Cumberland Cannel Coal Company
  Wallins Creek
  Harlan
  1915-1919
  20

 Cumberland Valley Fuel & Mining Company
  Wallins Creek
  Harlan
  1917-1919
  100

 Harlan Wallins Coal Corporation, Inc.
  Wallins Creek
  Harlan
  1925-1932
  225

 Kentucky King Coal Company
  Wallins Creek
  Harlan
  1932-1936
  160

 Kentucky King Coal Company
  Wallins Creek
  Harlan
  1918-1924
  140

 Utlities Coal Corporation
  Wallins Creek
  Harlan
  1925-1932
  180

 Wallins Creek Collieries Company
  Wallins Creek
  Harlan
  1919-1924
  225

 Wheeler Boone Coal Company
  Wallins Creek
  Harlan
  1917-1928
  70

 Dixie Bell Coal Company
  Whipple
  Harlan
  1938-1938
  205

 Riverside Coal Mining Company
  White Star
  Harlan
  1919-1925
  30

 White Star Coal Company
  White Star
  Harlan
  1916-1929
  185

 


 
 

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