Friday, April 27, 2012

Our coal town small America! and our town rural America!

memorial in our town, we have several family names here

so here is a tour of the coal mining area these towns were built on, my grandparents back worked in them thar mines, my cousin died in one as well as many others in the years past...God Bless our miners!!!

Somerset coal mining town since 1897

Somerset population not many!!!

my grandpa talked of this little coal house way on the hill..

Those coal trains always moving!
a little schoolhouse that was in a small town, Bowie not far from