Virginia Mine

QuadLittleton, 1971
SectionS34, T5S, R69W
SourceHistorical Cultural Resources of Colorado's Inactive Mines Form # 5JF301, CHS
Initialdate1999-01-07 00:00:00-07
HistoryThis coal mine operated in the Foothills Coal Field from 1933 to 1939. Total mines production was 40,947 tons and was operated by Littleton Coal Company from 1933 to 1936, and the Jefferson Coal Company 1936 to 1939. The sub-bituminous 5' to 11' coal steam had a 70 degree pitch. The site is now a subdivision.