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  • The seams are principally above water levels and in many cases have been laid bare by erosion; and the supply is varied - besides a " fat coking, gassy bituminous," there are an excellent grade of splint coal (first mined in 1864 at Coalburg, Kanawha county) and (except that in Kentucky) the only important supply of cannel coal in the United States.
  • The bituminous coal of West Virginia is a particularly good coking coal, and in 1905, 1906, 1907 and 1908 West Virginia ranked second (to Pennsylvania) among the states of the Union in the amount of coke manufactured; the Flat Top district is the principal cokemaking region.
  • Latterly the colliery provided the Ravenscraig Steelworks with coking coal.
  • The colliery was sunk by William Baird & Co Ltd in 1905 to mine coking coal.
  • Line still used to bring Coal from Solway Colliery at Workington to coking plant at Lowca.

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