The View From
My Front Porch

Surface Mine
Home Up

 

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This Mine is located just outside Norton.
Note the coal on the floor of the mine in the top photo.
The second photo is a telephoto shot of the first.
Also note the size of the equipment as compared to the size of the mountain to be moved.
Coal production is the largest industry in the area.