Patriot idle's mines
coaltown

United States

#1 Jan 15, 2012
Any one know any facts on which mines are being idled on Rt. 85?
miner

Fairfield, VA

#2 Jan 24, 2012
38 laid off at Black Oak and Gateway idled last I heard. hear others were laid off at other mines. Any one have any idea of how long to expect this layoff to last. I estimate 6months to a year before they call back workers.

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