Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin
N 37° 34.708 W 081° 23.299
17S E 465712 N 4159117
First commercial coal mine in Wyoming county opened near here.
Waymark Code: WM13Y9H
Location: West Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 03/12/2021
Published By:Groundspeak Regular Member razalas
Views: 1


Settled by A. J. Mullins, 1894. Changed in spelling by failure to dot"i". Center of Smoke~less coal field. First commercial coal mine in this county was opened here in 1908. The Virginian Railroad reached the town, 1906. Incorporated , 1912.
Marker Number: None seen on sign

Marker Title: Mullens

Marker Location: Rt 16

County or Independent City: Mullens, WV

Web Site: [Web Link]

Marker Program Sponsor: West Virginia Department of Culture and History, 1980

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