Associated Records

Image of Bath County iron ore mine                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      - Rogers Clark Ballard Thruston Mountain Collection

Bath County iron ore mine - Rogers Clark Ballard Thruston Mountain Collection

Men working in the Bath County iron ore mines. Iron ore 5 feet thick. Photograph taken at Olympia Station C. & O. R. R. [Chesapeake and Ohio Railway]

Image of Bath County iron ore mine                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      - Rogers Clark Ballard Thruston Mountain Collection

Bath County iron ore mine - Rogers Clark Ballard Thruston Mountain Collection

Men working in the Bath County iron ore mine, two men look from above. Iron ore strata 15 feet thick.

Image of Bath County iron ore mine                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      - Rogers Clark Ballard Thruston Mountain Collection

Bath County iron ore mine - Rogers Clark Ballard Thruston Mountain Collection

View of men working in the Bath County iron ore mines, field of crops in background.

Image of Landscape view of Bath County                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  - Rogers Clark Ballard Thruston Mountain Collection

Landscape view of Bath County - Rogers Clark Ballard Thruston Mountain Collection

Landscape view of Bath County from the iron ore knob looking northward. Crops in the foreground.

Image of Screening and loading incline                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  - Rogers Clark Ballard Thruston Mountain Collection

Screening and loading incline - Rogers Clark Ballard Thruston Mountain Collection

View of screening and loading incline at Bath County iron mines.

Image of Bath County iron ore mine                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      - Rogers Clark Ballard Thruston Mountain Collection

Bath County iron ore mine - Rogers Clark Ballard Thruston Mountain Collection

Men working at ore strata along edge of crop field at Bath County iron ore mines.

Image of Iron ore strata                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                - Rogers Clark Ballard Thruston Mountain Collection

Iron ore strata - Rogers Clark Ballard Thruston Mountain Collection

Iron ore (15 feet thick) in a mountainside in Bath County, Kentucky. A shovel, two pickaxes, and a spading fork lie on the ground around the mining site.

Image of Red and blue iron ore strata                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   - Rogers Clark Ballard Thruston Mountain Collection

Red and blue iron ore strata - Rogers Clark Ballard Thruston Mountain Collection

Face of iron ore at Bath County iron ore mines showing red ore strata [top layer] and blue ore strata [bottom layer] with equipment lying around the site, near Olympia, Kentucky.

Image of Iron ore reduction equipment                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   - Rogers Clark Ballard Thruston Mountain Collection

Iron ore reduction equipment - Rogers Clark Ballard Thruston Mountain Collection

View of pulley driven iron ore reduction equipment at iron ore mines.

Image of Iron ore processing building                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   - Rogers Clark Ballard Thruston Mountain Collection

Iron ore processing building - Rogers Clark Ballard Thruston Mountain Collection

Close up view of iron ore processing building with wheel barrels and equipment.

Image of Landscape view                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 - Rogers Clark Ballard Thruston Mountain Collection

Landscape view - Rogers Clark Ballard Thruston Mountain Collection

Landscape view, iron ore processing building and tipple in the background.

Image of Panoramic view of mining operations                                                                                                                                                                                                                            - Rogers Clark Ballard Thruston Mountain Collection

Panoramic view of mining operations - Rogers Clark Ballard Thruston Mountain Collection

Left half of panoramic view of iron ore mine processing buildings, tipple, and N. N. & M. V. Co. [Newport News and Mississippi Valley] rail cars in foreground which later became part of the C. & O. [Chesapeake and Ohio Railway] [SEE ALSO: RCBT-MT-016 for right view of panorama]

Image of Panoramic view of mining operations                                                                                                                                                                                                                            - Rogers Clark Ballard Thruston Mountain Collection

Panoramic view of mining operations - Rogers Clark Ballard Thruston Mountain Collection

Right half of panoramic view of iron ore mine processing buildings, tipple, and N. N. & M. V. Co. [Newport News and Mississippi Valley] rail cars in foreground which later became part of the C. & O. [Chesapeake and Ohio Railway] [SEE ALSO: RCBT-MT-015 for left view of panorama]

Image of Iron ore rail cars                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             - Rogers Clark Ballard Thruston Mountain Collection

Iron ore rail cars - Rogers Clark Ballard Thruston Mountain Collection

Close up view of N. N. & M. V. Co. [Newport News and Mississippi Valley] rail cars at iron ore mines.

Image of Iron ore rail car                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              - Rogers Clark Ballard Thruston Mountain Collection

Iron ore rail car - Rogers Clark Ballard Thruston Mountain Collection

Close up view of N. N. & M. V. Co. [Newport News and Mississippi Valley] rail cars at iron ore mines.

Image of Barner family cabins                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           - Rogers Clark Ballard Thruston Mountain Collection

Barner family cabins - Rogers Clark Ballard Thruston Mountain Collection

Cabins belonging to J. and F. R. Barner depicting tilled, hilly fields, and split rail fencing in background located on Yellow Creek half way between Cumberland Gap and Pineville, Kentucky.

Image of Hill top chapel at Cannon Creek                                                                                                                                                                                                                                - Rogers Clark Ballard Thruston Mountain Collection

Hill top chapel at Cannon Creek - Rogers Clark Ballard Thruston Mountain Collection

Hill top chapel surrounded by pine trees at Cannon Creek near Rocky Face.