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Dusty Trails Mining Helmet

SOUTHERN WEST VIRGINIA

Welch is the county seat of McDowell County, West Virginia, an area with a deep heritage of coal mining. Eco-tourism is one way that we can help save this unique American treasure.

Click on the pictures below to learn more about the area.

Sterling Drive In Sign
Sterling Drive In Sign
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Downtown Welch 1946
Downtown Welch 1946
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Welch Veteran's Day Parade 2010
Welch Veteran's Day Parade 2010
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Welch Veteran's Day Parade 1950s
Welch Veteran's Day Parade 1950s
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Isaiah A Welch
Isaiah A Welch
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October Sky cover
October Sky cover
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Sid Hatfield
Sid Hatfield
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