Turner's Tidbits for November 19, 2013 - The Parsons Advocate | The Parsons Advocate
Published On: Tue, Nov 19th, 2013

Turner’s Tidbits for November 19, 2013

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Blackwater tipple

This photo is of the Blackwater Coal Company Tipple Davis, WV.  The card is dated 1925. The tipple was used for several years. I can remember my grandfather telling of a tipple that he worked at outside of Davis. I am guessing this is the same tipple. When he worked there a business man from Elkins by the name of Sam Polino owned the mine. I am not sure when the tipple closed; my grandfather went to work for the Department of Highways when it closed. Ideas or comments call Tim Turner 304-478-3389.

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