Rooney White Ash Mine



Located in the Foothills Coal Field, this coal mine was established in 1893 by the White Ash Coal Company. In 1910 it became the Rooney White Ash Coal Company and operated 1910-13 and 1914-15. Mined from a coal steam 7'-15' total tonnage extracted was 3072 in 1910-13 and 771 in 1914-15.
Quad Map/Date: Morrison, 1971
Sec/Town/Range: S23, T4S, R70W
Source: Historical Cultural Resources of Colorado's Inactive Mines #5JF. 313, 1996,CHS.
Last Modified: Mon, December 10 2012
 


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