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  • Maps of Old NEPA Breakers & Collieries ? | Anthracite Coal

    Feb 16, 2008· Greetings ! I found this site via Google, on a search for Breakers The other year I was nosing around the internet, looking for info on NE Penna's Anthracite industry, and found an interactive map that had breaker / shaft / colliery sites marked in red, and I believe you could click on a marker (like a push-pin in a wall-map), and more info would pop-up in a another window

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  • St. Nicholas Breaker Wikipedia

    modern anthracite coal breaker people pa 1930 The St. Nicholas Breaker was a historic coal breaker in Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania. it was the "crown jewel of a relatively safer, more modern anthracite industry". However, the breaker stopped operating in 1965. numerous people came to visit the breaker before a …

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  • Coal breaker, anthracite coal mining, Scranton, Pa

    modern anthracite coal breaker people pa 1930 Title Coal breaker, anthracite coal mining, Scranton, Pa. Created / Published c1905. Notes

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  • Coal Breakers in Hazleton, PA with Reviews YP

    Find 72 listings related to Coal Breakers in Hazleton on YP. See reviews, photos, directions, phone numbers and more for Coal Breakers locations in Hazleton, PA. Start your search by typing in the business name below.

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  • Anthracite Miners and the Pennsylvania Coal Region Home

    Anthracite Miners and the Pennsylvania Coal Region. 2.6K likes. Long gone is the heyday of anthracite mining and the riches it created for some (the mine

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  • Coal Breakers of Wilkes-Barre, PA Capt'n Clint's Place

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  • Grand Atlas, Division II, Anthracite Coal Fields, Part I

    Map of the Mines of the Panther Creek Basin in the Southern Anthracite Coal Field in Carbon and Schulkill Showing the Shape of the Floor of the Mammoth Bed Where Mined, and Its Most Probably Structure in Undeveloped Areas.

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  • History of Anthracite Region – huberbreaker

    History of Anthracite Region. Although largely vanished from the landscape and from modern life, the anthracite industry is not forgotten. In the old days, coal was cleaned by young boys working over chutes in the breaker. As the coal passed beneath them the boys would pick out the rock and slate by hand. This was a mean, dirty, and

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  • Hudson Coal Mine in Olyphant, PA. This is the Pinterest

    A breaker was a conveyer belt with moving paddles that broke the lumps of coal into smaller pieces. the breaker boys sorted the coal. Many last fingers and hands." "Coal Miners Pennsylvania 1911.

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  • A Tribute to Anthracite Miners – Mining, Hard Coal, and

    Zerbe, PA (Schuylkill Co.) This breaker was about a mile from my home and my father hauled coal from there to be delivered to New York, Philadelphia and everywhere in between. This gorgeous photo was taken by Scott Herring, a photographer who has dedicated years to capturing the essence of the Anthracite Region. Thank you…

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  • Scranton, Pennsylvania Mining History Association

    modern anthracite coal breaker people pa 1930 Mining Anthracite. Anthracite was first quarried from outcrops. When quarrying became impractical, the miners went underground. When the geology and topography would permit, access to the coal beds was obtained through horizontal tunnels (adits, drifts) which also provided drainage.

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  • ANTHRACITE COAL MINES AND MINING. | eHISTORY

    modern anthracite coal breaker people pa 1930 BY ROSAMOND D. RHONE. Cutting coalrobbing a pillar. Props on the right. THREE ink blots on the eastern end of the map of Pennsylvania, between the Delaware and the Susquehanna rivers, represent all the anthracite coal in the United States.

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    modern anthracite coal breaker people pa 1930 The coal breaker is a forerunner of the modern coal preparation plant [1] Generally speaking, a coal tipple was typically used at a bituminous coal mine, where removing impurities was important but sorting by size was only a secondary, minor concern

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  • Pennsylvania Anthracite Coal Mining YouTube

    Apr 29, 2013· Tales of the Towpath is a children's book and educational curriculum about a man's return to his childhood, a journey back to an age when anthracite coal …

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    Coal Bituminous Coal Exporter from Jamnagar. Providing you the best range of Bituminous Coal, Anthracite Coal, Lean Coal, Lignite Coal, Fat Coal and Non Coking Coal with effective & …

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  • 19th Century Anthracite Coal Breaker YouTube

    modern anthracite coal breaker people pa 1930 Jun 20, 2011· 19th Century anthracite coal breaker in operation. Clip from the Molly Maguires.

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  • Pennsylvania-Mines Mining Artifacts

    Pennsylvania coal, Bituminous coal, Anthracite coal, Delaware & Hudson, Scranton, Carbondale, Pittston, Wilkes-Barre, Until the maturation of modern longwall mining in the 1960s, Pennsylvania's underground bituminous coal production came almost exclusively from room-and-pillar mines. Pyne Breaker PA.

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  • Anthracite Heritage: Landscape, Memory and the Environment

    modern anthracite coal breaker people pa 1930 Anthracite Coal on the Landscape. While anthracite coal was first mined in the Wilkes-Barre region in northeastern Pennsylvania in 1775, it was not until the 1820s and 1830s that east coast industries began to replace water power with coal, creating a demand for anthracite.

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  • Coal Region Picture Gallery

    modern anthracite coal breaker people pa 1930 Boiler House (Shenandoah) Boiler Room (Shenandoah) Coal Shovel (Dragline) Pottsville (present day) Coal Region County Map: Glenburn Breaker: Photographic Essay of Anthracite Coal Mining well done photojournalist essay of present day anthracite mining: Anthracite Mining Photo Gallery (present day) excellent photos of the present day coal region, including current mines and mining remnants

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    About Anthracite Coal Anthracite is the highest rank of all coal types due to its high content of carbon and low content of volatile matter. This high rank, together with

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  • ANTHRACITE BREAKERS, Penna. Historical Mining Reports

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  • Early Coal Mining in the Anthracite Region (PA) (Images of

    Early Coal Mining in the Anthracite Region is a journey into a world that was once very familiar. These vintage photographs of collieries, breakers, miners, drivers, and breaker boys illuminate the dark of the anthracite mines.

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  • Huber Breaker Tour Mining History Association

    The Huber Breaker in Ashley, PA, is the last of the great anthracite coal cleaning and processing plants. It was built in 1939 to replace the earlier Maxwell Breaker. Run-of-mine coal arriving at the breaker was washed and cleaned to remove impurities, principally slate.

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  • Pennsylvania Anthracite Coal Breaker on Vimeo

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    A short video depicting the Huber Breaker in Ashley, PA. This breaker was used to process anthracite coal from the 1930's until its closing in the mid-1970's.

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