LC&N Closed? Any recommendations?

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LC&N Closed? Any recommendations?

PostBy: phyroinstinct On: Thu Nov 25, 2010 7:02 am

Hayhay everyone.

Iv been behind the ball on getting coal this year chasing work. (Carpenter) And I went to call LeHigh Coal and navigation and there numbers are down and I was reading some articles on them. Does anyone know if they restructured? Changed names? Or just closed down? I really like there coal for the last few years. Burns hot, with little ash. And my father and I split between our house hold's about 10 tons a year. If anyone has any info on this breaker that would be great, or if you have suggestions on were to go for comparable coal.
I live in OC NY. and have always enjoyed the trip. Dont mind a ride, just looking for the better of the coal :-) I'm just not sure were to turn now. I was viewing the google map that had breaker listed, but saw alot of them were dated in 2009.
Any pointers on this would be greatly appreciated!

Stove/Furnace Make: Keystoker
Stove/Furnace Model: 90

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Re: LC&N Closed? Any recommendations?

PostBy: whistlenut On: Thu Nov 25, 2010 9:19 am

There are plenty of other breakers, choose another.....

I don't know where OC is, but I'm assuming Orange County.....and in that case I do know you area a little.
What size are you burning? What kind of stove, boiler or furnace? How much do you need/use? You can look over the posts on suppliers/ breakers or just head down I 84 to I81. Blashak is excellent, UAE is excellent, and many others in the general area. Superior, Lenigs.......
Stoker Coal Boiler: AA130's,260's, AHS130&260's,EFM900,GJ & V-Wert
Hand Fed Coal Boiler: Franks,Itasca 415,Jensen, NYer 130,Van Wert
Hot Air Coal Stoker Furnace: Alaska, EFM, Keystoker, Yellow Flame
Hot Air Coal Stoker Stove: Alaska, Keystoker-2,Leisure Line
Hand Fed Coal Stove: Alaska, Gibraltar, Keystone,Vc Vigilant 2
Hand Fed Coal Furnace: Ford, Jensen, NYer, Van Wert,
Baseburners & Antiques: Glenwoods
Coal Size/Type: Barley, Buck, Rice ,Nut, Stove
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