1872 Southern District List of collieries, location, land owners, and operators

(consisting of parts of Luzerne and Carbon Cos.)

Colliery, Location, Land Owner, Operator

No. 1 slope, Beaver Brook Luzerne Co, French Coal Co, Beaver Brook Coal Co

No. 2 slope, Beaver Brook Luzerne Co, French Coal Co, Beaver Brook Coal Co

No. 3 slope, Beaver Brook Luzerne Co, French Coal Co, Beaver Brook Coal Co

No. 1 slope, Beaver Meadow Carbon Co, Tench Coxe, Ely Martin & Co

No. 2 slope, Beaver Meadow Carbon Co, Tench Coxe, Ely Martin & Co

No. 2 slope, Buck Mtn Luzerne Co, Buck Mtn Coal Co., Buck Mtn Coal Co

No. 4 slope, Buck Mtn Luzerne Co, Buck Mtn Coal Co., Buck Mtn Coal Co

No. 1 drift, Coleraine Carbon Co, W T Carter & Co W T Carter & Co

No. 1 slope, Coleraine Carbon Co, W T Carter & Co W T Carter & Co

No. 2 drift, Coleraine Carbon Co, W T Carter & Co W T Carter & Co

No. 2 slope, Coleraine Carbon Co, W T Carter & Co W T Carter & Co

No. 3 drift, Coleraine Carbon Co, W T Carter & Co W T Carter & Co

No. 1 slope, Drifton Luzerne Co, Tench Coxe, Coxe Bros & Co.

No. 1 slope, Ebervale Luzerne Co, Union Improving Co, Ebervale Coal Co.

No. 2 slope, Ebervale Luzerne Co, Union Improving Co, Ebervale Coal Co.

No. 3 slope, Ebervale Luzerne Co, Union Improving Co, Ebervale Coal Co.

No. 2 slope, Eckley Luzerne Co, Tench Coxe, Sharp, Weiss, & Co.

No. 3 slope, Eckley Luzerne Co, Tench Coxe, Sharp, Weiss, & Co.

No. 4 slope, Eckley Luzerne Co, Tench Coxe, Sharp, Weiss, & Co.

No. 1 drift, Gowen Luzerne Co, Roberts Coal Co, Roberts Run Coal Co

No. 1 slope, Gowen Luzerne Co, Roberts Coal Co, Roberts Run Coal Co

No. 2 drift, Gowen Luzerne Co, Roberts Coal Co, Roberts Run Coal Co

No. 1 slope, Harleigh Luzerne Co, Big Black Cr Impr Co, Harleigh Coal Co

No. 2 slope, Harleigh Luzerne Co, Big Black Cr Impr Co, Harleigh Coal Co

No. 3 slope, Harleigh Luzerne Co, Big Black Cr Impr Co, Harleigh Coal Co

Cranberry slope, Hazleton Luzerne Co, E Roberts & Bros., A Pardee & Co

Crystal Ridge 1 slope, Hazleton Luzerne Co, E Roberts & Bros., A Pardee & Co

Crystal Ridge 2 slope, Hazleton Luzerne Co, E Roberts & Bros., A Pardee & Co

Laurel Hill # 3 slope, Hazleton Luzerne Co, L V RR Co., A Pardee & Co

Laurel Hill # 4 slope, Hazleton Luzerne Co, L V RR Co., A Pardee & Co

Laurel Hill # 5 slope, Hazleton Luzerne Co, L V RR Co., A Pardee & Co

Old Slope, Hazleton Luzerne Co, L V RR Co., A Pardee & Co

Sugar Loaf # 1 slope, Hazleton Luzerne Co, Diamond Coal Co, A Pardee & Co

Sugar Loaf # 2 slope, Hazleton Luzerne Co, Diamond Coal Co, A Pardee & Co

Sugar Loaf # 3 slope, Hazleton Luzerne Co, Diamond Coal Co, A Pardee & Co

No. 1 slope, Highland Luzerne Co, Highland Coal Co., G B Markle & Co.

No. 1 slope, Humboldt Luzerne Co, L V RR Co., Lindiman, Skeer & Co

No. 1 drift, Jeansville Carb & Luz Spring Mtn Coal Co Spring Mtn Coal Co

No. 1 slope, Jeansville Carb & Luz Spring Mtn Coal Co Spring Mtn Coal Co

No. 3 slope, Jeansville Carb & Luz Spring Mtn Coal Co Spring Mtn Coal Co

No. 4 slope, Jeansville Carb & Luz Spring Mtn Coal Co Spring Mtn Coal Co

No. 5 slope, Jeansville Carb & Luz Spring Mtn Coal Co Spring Mtn Coal Co

Jeddo - old slope, Jeddo Luzerne Co, Union Improving Co, G B Markle & Co.

Oak Dale - new slope Jeddo Luzerne Co, Union Improving Co, G B Markle & Co.

Oak Dale - old slope Jeddo Luzerne Co, Union Improving Co, G B Markle & Co.

Red Ash -old slope Jeddo Luzerne Co, Union Improving Co, G B Markle & Co.

No. 1 slope, Lattimer Luzerne Co, Black Creek Impr Co, Pardee Bros & Co

No. 2 slope, Lattimer Luzerne Co, Black Creek Impr Co, Pardee Bros & Co

No. 5 slope, Melonsville Luzerne Co, Porter's estate, Stout Coal Co

No. 1 slope, Mt Pleasant Luzerne Co, C Koons & Co, Taggert, Butler & Co

No. 1 shaft, Nesquehoning Carbon Co, L C & N Co, L C & N Co

No. 2 tunnel, Nesquehoning Carbon Co, L C & N Co, L C & N Co

No. 3 slope, Nesquehoning Carbon Co, L C & N Co, L C & N Co

No. 4 slope, Nesquehoning Carbon Co, L C & N Co, L C & N Co

No. 1 drift Stockton Luzerne Co, Smith, Roberts, & Packer, Lindiman, Skeer & Co

No. 1 slope, Stockton Luzerne Co, Smith, Roberts, & Packer, Lindiman, Skeer & Co

No. 2 slope, Stockton Luzerne Co, Smith, Roberts, & Packer, Lindiman, Skeer & Co

No. 3 slope, Stockton Luzerne Co, Tench Coxe, Lindiman, Skeer & Co

No. 4 slope, Stockton Luzerne Co, Smith, Roberts, & Packer, Lindiman, Skeer & Co

No. 5 slope, Stockton Luzerne Co, Smith, Roberts, & Packer, Lindiman, Skeer & Co

Mt Tunnel, Summit Hill Carbon Co, L C & N Co, L C & N Co

No. 4 slope, Summit Hill Carbon Co, L C & N Co, L C & N Co

No. 5 tunnel, Summit Hill Carbon Co, L C & N Co, L C & N Co

No. 6 tunnel, Summit Hill Carbon Co, L C & N Co, L C & N Co

No. 9 tunnel, Summit Hill Carbon Co, L C & N Co, L C & N Co

No. 2 slope, Tresckow Carbon Co, S Bounel, Jr, S Bounel, Jr

No. 4 slope, Tresckow Carbon Co, S Bounel, Jr, S Bounel, Jr

No. 5 slope, Tresckow Carbon Co, S Bounel, Jr, S Bounel, Jr

No. 6 slope, Tresckow Carbon Co, S Bounel, Jr, S Bounel, Jr

No. 1 slope, Upper Lehigh Luzerne Co, Nescopec Coal Co, Upper Lehigh Coal Co

No. 2 slope, Upper Lehigh Luzerne Co, Nescopec Coal Co, Upper Lehigh Coal Co

No. 3 slope, Upper Lehigh Luzerne Co, Tench Coxe, Upper Lehigh Coal Co

No. 1 slope, Woodside Luzerne Co, Jeddo Coal Co, Jeddo Coal Co.

No. 1 slope, Yorktown Carbon Co, NY & Lehigh Coal Co, A L Mumper & Co

No. 2 slope, Yorktown Carbon Co, NY & Lehigh Coal Co, A L Mumper & Co

No. 4 slope, Yorktown Carbon Co, NY & Lehigh Coal Co, A L Mumper & Co

No. 5 slope, Yorktown Carbon Co, NY & Lehigh Coal Co, A L Mumper & Co

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1997-2016 Mary Ann Lubinsky for the PAGenWeb Project, and by Individual Contributors