Coal Mining Heritage Park

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103 Professional Park Drive
Blacksburg, VA 24060
Phone: (540) 552-2636
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Historical Significance

is located along the Huckleberry Trail on the site of the former Merrimac Mine. A mine made famous because its namesake the ironclad Merrimac used its coal in its Civil War sea battles.