When Coal Burning Was Common

When Coal Burning Was Common

PostBy: Wood'nCoal On: Sun Nov 04, 2007 8:33 pm

I found this page about the use as coal for fuel in the city of Camden, NJ in the days before gas and oil heat. Thought it would be interesting. Ads for many coal suppliers are reproduced in the article.

http://www.dvrbs.com/camden/CamdenNJ-He ... thCoal.htm
Wood'nCoal
 
Stoker Coal Boiler: 1959 EFM 350
Hand Fed Coal Stove: Harman Magnafire Mark I
Coal Size/Type: Rice and Chestnut
Other Heating: Fisher Fireplace Insert

Re: When Coal Burning Was Common

PostBy: sparky On: Sat Nov 17, 2007 9:19 pm

Thanks Wood'nCoal.
I really enjoyed reading that.
sparky
 
Stove/Furnace Make: Harman
Stove/Furnace Model: SF2500 Handfired furnace

Re: When Coal Burning Was Common

PostBy: Wood'nCoal On: Sat Nov 17, 2007 9:31 pm

You're welcome.
Wood'nCoal
 
Stoker Coal Boiler: 1959 EFM 350
Hand Fed Coal Stove: Harman Magnafire Mark I
Coal Size/Type: Rice and Chestnut
Other Heating: Fisher Fireplace Insert