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Anthracite still a vital part of Pennsylvania’s economy – Washington Times

Anthracite still a vital part of Pennsylvania's economyWashington TimesAlthough mining operations have scaled back considerably from the decades in the 19th and 20th centuries when coal fueled the Industrial Revolution and beyond, there is still a stable market for anthracite - the hard coal which Northeastern ... Continue reading

Market for Pennsylvania anthracite remains stable – Tribune-Review

Market for Pennsylvania anthracite remains stableTribune-ReviewAlthough mining operations have scaled back considerably from the decades in the 19th and 20th centuries when coal fueled the Industrial Revolution and beyond, there is still a stable market for anthracite — the hard coal which Northeastern ...and more » Continue reading

Anthracite still a vital part of Pennsylvania’s economy – Citizens Voice

Citizens VoiceAnthracite still a vital part of Pennsylvania's economyCitizens VoiceAlthough mining operations have scaled back considerably from the decades in the 19th and 20th centuries when coal fueled the Industrial Revolution and beyond, there is still a stable market for anthracite — the hard coal which Northeastern ...and more » Continue reading

Last coal breaker of its kind coming down in Pennsylvania – Omaha World-Herald

Omaha World-HeraldLast coal breaker of its kind coming down in PennsylvaniaOmaha World-Herald“Outside of the mine, the breaker was the linchpin of the coal operation,” said John Fielding, a curator with the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission. “Without the breaker, anthracite coal wouldn't have been marketable. It wouldn't have been ...Massive coal breaker, Pennsylvania's last, is coming downTribune-Reviewall 90 news articles » Continue reading

Massive coal breaker, Pennsylvania’s last, is coming down – Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pittsburgh Post-GazetteMassive coal breaker, Pennsylvania's last, is coming downPittsburgh Post-Gazette“Outside of the mine, the breaker was the linchpin of the coal operation,” said John Fielding, a curator with the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission. “Without the breaker, anthracite coal wouldn't have been marketable. It wouldn't have been ...and more » Continue reading

Massive coal breaker, Pennsylvania’s last, is coming down – LancasterOnline

LancasterOnlineMassive coal breaker, Pennsylvania's last, is coming downLancasterOnline(AP) — When coal was king, its castle was the breaker — an imposing fortress that crushed, washed and sized billions of tons of Pennsylvania anthracite for use in factories, foundries and homes up and down the East Coast. Nearly 300 breakers loomed ...and more » Continue reading

Massive Coal Breaker, Pennsylvania’s Last, Is Coming Down – ABC News

Massive Coal Breaker, Pennsylvania's Last, Is Coming DownABC NewsWhen coal was king, its castle was the breaker — an imposing fortress that crushed, washed and sized billions of tons of Pennsylvania anthracite for use in factories, foundries and homes up and down the East Coast. Nearly 300 breakers loomed over the ...and more » Continue reading