types of coal

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Re: types of coal

Postby D Alex » Fri Mar 02, 2018 6:01 pm

Another thing to consider about Eastern PA anthracite: Not only was it very difficult to get burning, but by 1959 (when there was an accidental flooding of many of the last remaining mines), it was pretty much mined-out in the region.
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