Poll: Roughly how far are you from "anthracite ground zero"?

Roughly how far are you in miles by road from anthracite ground zero?

0 to 10 miles
12
11%
11 to 50 miles
19
18%
51 to 100 miles
14
13%
101 to 150 miles
12
11%
151 to 200 miles
10
9%
201 to 250 miles
8
7%
251 to 300 miles
7
7%
301 to 350 miles
6
6%
351 to 400 miles
6
6%
401 to 450 miles
0
No votes
451 to 500 miles
3
3%
greater than 500 miles
10
9%
 
Total votes : 107

Re: Poll: Roughly how far are you from "anthracite ground zero"?

PostBy: anthony7812 On: Wed Nov 27, 2013 6:25 am

Im 80 miles from Blaschak and Pay my local yard 235 a ton. Im less than 40miles from the pittston area breaker but Im stuck with what local yard has.
anthony7812
 
Stoker Coal Boiler: VanWert VA 400
Coal Size/Type: Buck/Nut/Anthracite

Re: Poll: Roughly how far are you from "anthracite ground zero"?

PostBy: Fritzi On: Wed Nov 27, 2013 7:27 am

I am just about dead center on that map. ;-)
Fritzi
 
Stove/Furnace Make: Harman
Stove/Furnace Model: Magnafire Elite

Re: Poll: Roughly how far are you from "anthracite ground zero"?

PostBy: Billg On: Wed Nov 27, 2013 8:34 am

I live at the southern end of the coal fields, about 9 mile from Lehigh Anthracite and 12 mile for the South Tamaqua coal pockets. In early August paid $225 a tone delivered, it's burning nice.
Billg
 
Hot Air Coal Stoker Stove: Key Stoker Koker
Coal Size/Type: Rice
Stove/Furnace Make: Keystoker
Stove/Furnace Model: Koker


Re: Poll: Roughly how far are you from "anthracite ground zero"?

PostBy: Sting On: Wed Nov 27, 2013 9:26 am

It Depends!

Isn't my NG a byproduct of the coal production process :roll:
Sting
 
Other Heating: BurnHAM=NG-gas

Re: Poll: Roughly how far are you from "anthracite ground zero"?

PostBy: Rob R. On: Wed Nov 27, 2013 10:22 am

Fritzi wrote:I am just about dead center on that map. ;-)


Lucky you, I had to zoom out three times before I made it on the map.
Rob R.
 
Stoker Coal Boiler: EFM DF520
Hand Fed Coal Stove: Hitzer 50-93
Other Heating: Dad's 1953 EFM Highboy

Re: Poll: Roughly how far are you from "anthracite ground zero"?

PostBy: NWBuilder On: Wed Nov 27, 2013 10:32 am

I am 254 miles from the center of the breakers. I just split a TT load for just under $200.00 a pallet delivered. I burn Pea.
NWBuilder
 
Stoker Coal Boiler: Ahs 130
Coal Size/Type: Burning Pea anthracite

Re: Poll: Roughly how far are you from "anthracite ground zero"?

PostBy: BigJohn On: Thu Nov 28, 2013 12:06 am

I can see Harmony Mine from my front porch and Atlas Anthracite from the back. :D
BigJohn
 
Hot Air Coal Stoker Stove: Leisure Line Pioneer X2
Coal Size/Type: Rice

Re: Poll: Roughly how far are you from "anthracite ground zero"?

PostBy: SMITTY On: Thu Nov 28, 2013 12:11 am

Finally got that map to work .... Forgot that Google Maps uses .. umm ... GOOGLE scripts ...... :lol:


Amazing how all the good anthracite comes from that tiny patch of land!! Kinda scary when you think about it! :shock:
SMITTY
 
Stoker Coal Boiler: Patriot Coal - custom built by Jim Dorsey
Hand Fed Coal Stove: Harman Mark III (not currently in use)
Coal Size/Type: Rice / Blaschak anthracite
Other Heating: Oil fired Burnham boiler

Re: Poll: Roughly how far are you from "anthracite ground zero"?

PostBy: 009to090 On: Thu Nov 28, 2013 12:33 am

400 miles.
$185 a ton delivered.
24 tons at a time :mrgreen:
009to090
 
Stoker Coal Boiler: EFM 520 HighBoy
Hot Air Coal Stoker Stove: DVC-500 x 2
Coal Size/Type: Anthracite Rice

Re: Poll: Roughly how far are you from "anthracite ground zero"?

PostBy: SMITTY On: Thu Nov 28, 2013 12:41 am

Now THAT'S how it's done, son! :D 8-)
SMITTY
 
Stoker Coal Boiler: Patriot Coal - custom built by Jim Dorsey
Hand Fed Coal Stove: Harman Mark III (not currently in use)
Coal Size/Type: Rice / Blaschak anthracite
Other Heating: Oil fired Burnham boiler

Re: Poll: Roughly how far are you from "anthracite ground zero"?

PostBy: Wanna Bee On: Thu Nov 28, 2013 12:47 am

15 miles tops. I can be at direnzo coal in less than a half hour. That's with stopping at three c's for breakfast :D
Wanna Bee
 
Stove/Furnace Make: Grander Stove Co.
Stove/Furnace Model: Royal Bride

Re: Poll: Roughly how far are you from "anthracite ground zero"?

PostBy: Rigar On: Thu Nov 28, 2013 8:59 am

Im 10 minutes west of Syracuse NY...
235 per ton bagged ...delivered Blashak...(rice)

we buy from GTS....in Jamesville...they even offer to stack it in the basement-no charge.....(wasnt ready for it inside then-so they stacked it at bilco door )...
great service!

...im guessing Im couple hundred miles?...not sure :D
Rigar
 
Hot Air Coal Stoker Furnace: Keystoker A 150
Coal Size/Type: anthracite rice
Stove/Furnace Make: Keystoker
Stove/Furnace Model: A 150 warm air furnace

Re: Poll: Roughly how far are you from "anthracite ground zero"?

PostBy: timandkellyplus10 On: Thu Nov 28, 2013 6:47 pm

I am 25 miles from ground zero and 10 miles from my local breaker. Current price for rice is 170 picked up and 185 delivered.
timandkellyplus10
 
Hot Air Coal Stoker Stove: Alaska Kast Console III
Coal Size/Type: Rice/Anthracite
Other Heating: Fujitsu mini-split ductless heat pump

Re: Poll: Roughly how far are you from "anthracite ground zero"?

PostBy: EPugs45 On: Fri Dec 06, 2013 8:49 pm

I am about 250 miles, I can get bulk for 285/ton or bagged for about 305/ton plus delivery fee which was 45 or 65 I don't remember which. :D
EPugs45
 
Hand Fed Coal Stove: Harman Mark II
Coal Size/Type: Nut Coal

Re: Poll: Roughly how far are you from "anthracite ground zero"?

PostBy: Lightning On: Fri Dec 06, 2013 11:55 pm

Billg wrote:I live at the southern end of the coal fields, about 9 mile from Lehigh Anthracite and 12 mile for the South Tamaqua coal pockets. In early August paid $225 a tone delivered, it's burning nice.

Geez, I'm 220 miles away for $235 per ton delivered.. Seems like it should be more for me or less for you :?
Lightning
 
Hand Fed Coal Furnace: Clayton 1537G
Coal Size/Type: Nut/Stove Size Mix