Chwałowice Coal Mine

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Chwałowice coal mine
Location Rybnik (Chwałowice)
town Silesian Voivodeship
Country Poland
Products Coal
Production 3,700,000
Opened 1897
Company Kompania Węglowa

The Chwałowice coal mine is a large mine in the south of Poland in Chwałowice district of Rybnik, Silesian Voivodeship, 294 km south-west of the capital, Warsaw. Chwałowice represents one of the largest coal reserve in Poland having estimated reserves of 243.7 million tonnes of coal.[1] The annual coal production is around 3.7 million tonnes.


  1. ^ "Oddział KWK "Chwałowice"". Kompania Węglowa. 2010. Retrieved 2010-09-28. 

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Coordinates: 50°03′31″N 18°33′24″E / 50.05861°N 18.55667°E / 50.05861; 18.55667