coal berner wrote:markviii wrote:[quote="PC 12-47E"]Kimmel's anthracite coal comes from many different breakers. It's not easy to know the quality of the coal that you end up with.
A lot of their coal used to come from Meadowbrook Coal, not sure if that is still the case. Regardless of how many sources they have, it is "blended" product. Things like ash color might change, but it has always burned very well for me.
That is the main breaker that the bagging plant get the finish product from there are many surface mines that sell their
coal to Meadow brook Kimmel was sold a while back same guy owns both bagging plant and breaker as you said many different coal go in to the breaker so the quality of coal will vary[/quote]
Meadow brook is now R&R coal co, what was Summit Anthracite is now Meadow brook Kimmel is still Scott Kimmell whitey owns / running The old Meadow brook breaker what is Now R&R coal co. The new Meadow brook is owned by new guys Located where Summit Anthracite use to be same place new name and upgrades being added to breaker .
The coal from both places comes from many surface mines Meadow brook runs a lot of old bank coal threw that breaker Kimmel is a bagging plant buys coal from many different surface mine co.