Rooney White Ash Mine


QuadMorrison, 1971
SectionS23, T4S, R70W
SourceHistorical Cultural Resources of Colorado's Inactive Mines #5JF. 313, 1996,CHS.
Initialdate1998-12-20 00:00:00-07
PersonKER
Latestdate2012-12-10 00:00:00-07
Person2REL
HistoryLocated 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.
Active1
LifecyclestatusActive