Virtual Museum of Coal Mining And Patch Towns in Western Pa.

Virtual Museum of Coal Mining And Patch Towns in Western Pa.

PostBy: SWPaDon On: Thu Feb 02, 2017 3:45 am

http://patheoldminer.rootsweb.ancestry.com/county.html

The site has a searchable database to find Coal Miner Memorials by name, Coal Mines by name or Coal Companies by name, in part of the Bituminous mining region.
Last edited by SWPaDon on Thu Feb 02, 2017 2:12 pm, edited 1 time in total.
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Re: Virtual Museum of Coal Mining And Patch Towns in Western Pa.

PostBy: Logs On: Thu Feb 02, 2017 11:02 am

Thanks for posting this, there is a lot of good reading about local history. Very interesting :)

Dave
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Re: Virtual Museum of Coal Mining And Patch Towns in Western Pa.

PostBy: freetown fred On: Thu Feb 02, 2017 1:55 pm

Nice post Don. Should take note--Bit Mining!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :)
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Re: Virtual Museum of Coal Mining And Patch Towns in Western Pa.

PostBy: SWPaDon On: Thu Feb 02, 2017 2:13 pm

freetown fred wrote:Nice post Don. Should take note--Bit Mining!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :)

As requested, Sir^^^^
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Hand Fed Coal Furnace: Clayton 1600M
Coal Size/Type: Bituminous
Other Heating: Oil furnace

Re: Virtual Museum of Coal Mining And Patch Towns in Western Pa.

PostBy: SWPaDon On: Thu Feb 02, 2017 2:16 pm

Logs wrote:Thanks for posting this, there is a lot of good reading about local history. Very interesting :)

Dave

Your welcome. I'm hoping they keep adding to the site and eventually cover all the bituminous mining here in Pa.
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Hand Fed Coal Furnace: Clayton 1600M
Coal Size/Type: Bituminous
Other Heating: Oil furnace