Bootleggers Rebellion

Bootleggers Rebellion

PostBy: RT Hauling On: Wed Nov 23, 2016 6:20 pm

Did not know all that stuff was going on. http://coalcorncountry.com/the-bootleg-coal-rebellion/
RT Hauling
 
Hot Air Coal Stoker Furnace: alaska stoker II
Coal Size/Type: rice


Re: Bootleggers Rebellion

PostBy: warminmn On: Wed Nov 23, 2016 6:49 pm

That was a very good read. Thank you for posting it. That had to be miserable work down in those holes.
warminmn
 
Hand Fed Coal Stove: Chubby Junior, Efel Nestor Martin, Frankenstove
Coal Size/Type: nut and stove anthracite
Other Heating: wood

Re: Bootleggers Rebellion

PostBy: windyhill4.2 On: Wed Nov 23, 2016 6:49 pm

Thanks for posting that very interesting article.
windyhill4.2
 
Stoker Coal Boiler: 1960 EFM520 installed in truck box
Hand Fed Coal Stove: Crane 404 with variable blower
Coal Size/Type: 404-nut, 520 rice ,anthracite for both

Re: Bootleggers Rebellion

PostBy: idruthrbfishin On: Thu Feb 16, 2017 9:19 pm

Awesome article. I wish people today wanted work, not welfare. Unfortunately, it seems that the opposite is true anymore!
idruthrbfishin
 
Stove/Furnace Make: Harman stoker
Stove/Furnace Model: verti-flow

Re: Bootleggers Rebellion

PostBy: CoalHeat On: Thu Feb 16, 2017 10:16 pm

Thanks for posting the link, very interesting article.
CoalHeat
 
Stoker Coal Boiler: 1959 EFM 350
Hand Fed Coal Stove: Harman Magnafire Mark I
Baseburners & Antiques: Sears Signal Oak 15 & Andes Kitchen Range
Coal Size/Type: Rice and Chestnut
Other Heating: Fisher Fireplace Insert

Re: Bootleggers Rebellion

PostBy: RT Hauling On: Sun Feb 26, 2017 10:10 am

I new an old timer that talked about jacking up a car and using an extended rim for a hoist. He worked with his brothers in a bootleg mine.
RT Hauling
 
Hot Air Coal Stoker Furnace: alaska stoker II
Coal Size/Type: rice