Bielszowice Coal Mine

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Bielszowice coal mine
KWK Bielszowice.jpg
KWK Bielszowice
Location Bielszowice, Ruda Śląska
town Silesian Voivodeship
Country Poland
Products Coal
Production 4,000,000
Opened 1979
Company Kompania Węglowa

The Bielszowice coal mine is a large mine in the south of Poland in Bielszowice district of Ruda Śląska, Silesian Voivodeship, 267 km south-west of the capital, Warsaw. Bielszowice represents one of the largest coal reserve in Poland having estimated reserves of 284.2 million tonnes of coal.[1] The annual coal production is around 4 million tonnes.


  1. ^ "Oddział KWK "Bielszowice"". Kompania Węglowa. 2010. Archived from the original on 2010-02-01. Retrieved 2010-09-28. 

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Coordinates: 50°15′58″N 18°50′02″E / 50.2662°N 18.8340°E / 50.2662; 18.8340