The Town That Coal Built

The Town That Coal Built (HM1D82)

Location: Rich Hill, MO 64779 Bates County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 5.798', W 94° 21.677'

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Rich Hill, Missouri

— "Big Mouth" —

Marion 8200-5 Walking Dragline
"Midway Princess"

Total Working Weight · 6,800,000 Pounds
Boom Length · 275 Feet
Boom Angle · 35 [degrees]
Maximum Digging Depth · 125 Feet
Operation Radius · 251 Feet
Bucket Capacity · 73 Cubic Yards
Bucket Weight · 40 to 44 Tons
Average Length of Step · 7.0 Feet
Electrical Requirements · 800,000 KWH/Month (normal)

We would like to thank P&M Coal Company for their generous donation of this 73 cubic yard bucket from the "Princess" coal shovel to the city of Rich Hill, Missouri.

"Big Mouth" was moved here from Amoret, Missouri on June 21, 1993. This bucket could not have been moved without generous donations of time and labor of P&M Employees, P&E Erection Company and S-Corts Service.
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HM NumberHM1D82
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Placed ByCity of Rich Hill
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Date Added Sunday, August 31st, 2014 at 6:22pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 380637 N 4217411
Decimal Degrees38.09663333, -94.36128333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 5.798', W 94° 21.677'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 5' 47.88" N, 94° 21' 40.62" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)417, 660
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 3 N 7th St, Rich Hill MO 64779, US
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