Columbus Neighborhoods

Carrying Coal to Columbus: Mining the Hocking Valley

Clip: Season 4 Episode 7 | 7m 22s | Video has closed captioning.

Discover the history of Peter Hayden and the empire he built out of tile and coal, mined in the Hocking Valley and transported to Columbus via rail. Photos courtesy: Hocking County Historical Society, Nyla Vollmer, Bruce Warner, David Meyers, Ohio History Connection, Columbus Metropolitan Library

Aired: 11/16/17

Rating: NR

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