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Experimental Longwall Mining in A Pennsylvania Anthracite Mine

United States. Bureau of Mines.

Experimental Longwall Mining in A Pennsylvania Anthracite Mine

(in Two Parts) : 1. Use of Yielding Steel Props.

by United States. Bureau of Mines.

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Published by s.n in S.l .
Written in English


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SeriesReport of investigations (United States. Bureau of Mines) -- 6378
ContributionsBrennan, R., Buch, J., Navrocky, E.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21741684M

The Coal strike of (also known as the anthracite coal strike) was a strike by the United Mine Workers of America in the anthracite coalfields of eastern struck for higher wages, shorter workdays, and the recognition of their strike threatened to shut down the winter fuel supply to major American cities. Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store. Books Advanced Search New Releases Best Sellers & More Children's Books Textbooks Textbook Rentals Sell Us Your Books Best Books of the Month Advanced Search New Releases Best.

  Originally inhabited by the Delaware and Susquehannock nations, the first anthracite coal was discovered in the midth century and the first mine established in near Pittston, Pennsylvania. By the s, coal was being shipped in large quantities out of the region. The population rapidly grew following the American Civil War, with the. Mining in Pennsylvania was a well regulated industry after the Avondale mine disaster in Details of mining accidents, fatal and nonfatal, can be found in the volumes of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Mine Inspector ations began in and continues today; however, the reports are only genealogically useful until the ’s.

These mining reports document the productivity and efforts of hardworking Pennsylvania miners past and present. This website is dedicated to the more t Pennsylvania miners who died working these mines and quarries, to those that survived, and to those that continue this dangerous work today. Published since the s this report contains production statistics, mine names, locations, owner information, and accident statistics. Prior to the mids the reports for anthracite and bituminous coal were produced by separate agencies; therefore early reports for bituminous coal are available as part III "Industrial Statistics" of the Annual Report of the Bureau of.


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