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You searched for: Acquisition Source Consolidation Coal Company Remove constraint Acquisition Source: Consolidation Coal Company Corporate Names Consolidation Coal Company. Mine no. 32. Remove constraint Corporate Names: Consolidation Coal Company. Mine no. 32. Date 1950/10 Remove constraint Date: 1950/10 Medium print Remove constraint Medium: print Projects West Virginia History OnView Remove constraint Projects: West Virginia History OnView
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Caption on back reads, 'Making a cut in the coal face is this Mastodon of the machine age - an underground cutter.  Rubber tired for mobility, and mounting a 9-foot cutting blade armed with whirring steel bits, it can cut a full 360 degree arc.  This and similar machines give America's bituminous coal mines almost unlimited capacity for production.'
Miner driving a shuttle car. 'Shuttle car, fully loaded, rumbles around a curve on its way to the loading terminal where it will unload into mine cars. Such mechanized equipment has a unit cost of about $20,000. Mine No. 32, Consolidation Coal Co., Owings, W. Va.'