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 Post subject: Pennsylvania Anthracite Mining Video
PostPosted: Thu Dec 16, 2010 1:32 pm 
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Here's a great old video from the turn of the century of a typical anthracite mine in Pennsylvania. I don't know where it was taken but if anyone has some information on it please add a post.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KAGa3mnwacI

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PostPosted: Thu Dec 16, 2010 4:43 pm 
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NICE VIDEO!!!

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yea, seen that one but not on the computer..... its a reading job somewhere in the middle field. great vid!

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Thanks John and Chris. I may be wrong but doesn't that breaker look like the one that was at Summit Hill? If anyone knows please post.

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I awear I have a photo of that slope entrance somewhere. Ill look for it tonight ?


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