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The Pittston Coal Company withdrew from the Bituminous Coal Operators Association

Other events that happened on or around 1987

Apr 05, 1989

Miners from West Virginia, Kentucky, and Virginia went on strike.

Jun 06, 1989

Miners embarked on a four-day march from Logan to Charleston.

Jun 10, 1989

Thousands of miners and supporters rallied in the state capital


Union miners seized Pittston coal processing plant in Virginia.

Jan 01, 1990

A settlement to the Pittston strike was announced

Other events that happened on or around January 01, 1990

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