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Regulations of the Kelly’s Creek Mining Co.

In Appalachia, Cedar Grove, Mary Lee Settle, West Virginia History on December 13, 2012 at 11:52 am

My Fayette County history hero Dale Payne comes through again! A friend of his, Danny Balser, found this document in the walls of an old coal camp house that was being torn down in Cedar Grove. It’s a list of rules for the tenants of the Kelly’s Creek company housing.

All are requested not to indulge in Intemperance, Profane, Obscene, or Boisterous language in or around Company Houses, and to not discharge Fire Arms near Company Houses or Works.

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