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Dave Tufts, working in the coal mines

Dave Tufts

Dave Tufts, working in the coal mines

by Dave Tufts

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Published by Microfilming Corp. of America in Glen Rock, N.J .
Written in English


Edition Notes

[microform]

SeriesThe Appalachian oral history project ... ;
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 49530 (F)
The Physical Object
PaginationOn reel 2 of 2 microfilm reels ; 35 mm.
Number of Pages35
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2807197M
LC Control Number83239488

Mundell, Frank Stories of the Coal Mine, Sunday School Union, , pp An old bookplate inside the front cover records that the book was originally awarded as a school prize. Hb. No dust wrapper. Fair+. Some wear on the front edge of covers & at the corners. A 19th century view of coal mining. £ Benefits of Coal Mining. May 2, , Erwin Z, Comments Off on Benefits of Coal Mining. Benefits of Coal Mining. Coal is mined in different parts of the world because it is a great source of energy. ‘Â Various industries use coal for their energy requirements. ‘Â Despite many concerns regarding the safety of the miners and its effect on the environment, coal mining continues to grow up.

The Coal Mines: Containing a Description of the Various Systems of Working and Ventilating Mines Item PreviewPages:   The high-quality coal that comes out of Appalachia is well suited for making steel. “I’m glad to be working. I’m thankful I’ve got a job again,” Sturdill said.

Coal Geology by Dr Larry Thomas Hardcover from Wiley ISBN: Coal Geology provides a complete integrated handbook on coal and all its properties, covering the physical and chemical properties of coal as well as coal petrology. It describes the age and occurence of coal; coal sampling and analysis; coal exploration; geophysics and hydrogeology of coal and coal . As coal mining moves to deeper and gassier mines, operators increasingly may remove the gas by pipe drainage prior to mining in order to decrease the amount of air needed for ventilation since achieving the air volumes required is becoming both costly (shafts, fans, stoppings, etc.) and technically difficult.


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