Kentucky Atlas and Gazetteer

Eastern Kentucky Coal Field

The eastern Kentucky coal field physiographic region covers the eastern end of the state, stretching from the Appalachian Mountains westward across the Cumberland Plateau to the Pottsville Escarpment. Coal mining is the major industry.

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