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DANTE, VIRGINIA FIELD

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Old coal mine portal at Dante. (Nov. 2016 image by author)


Company homes built by the Clinchfield Coal Corporation in Dante, VA. (Jan. 2007 image by author)


"Downtown" Dante. (Jan. 2007 image by author)


Coal camp houses at Dante with a coal train in the background. (Jan. 2007 image by author)


More coal camp houses. (Nov. 2016 image by author)


At the edge of Dante lies the Dante rail yard. Due to the steep decline of coal mining in the area there was no activity on this particular day. (Nov. 2016 image by author)


Visible in the picture of the Dante rail yard is the turntable. (Nov. 2016 image by author)


Detail of the turntable. (Nov. 2016 image by author)


Signs at Dante Yard. (Nov. 2016 image by author)


This church at Dante, with the rail yard in the background, appears to be still active. (Nov. 2016 image by author)


However, this Dante church does not. (Jan. 2007 image by author)


(Nov. 2016 image by author)

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