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- Stories from PA History

Coal deposits are scattered around the globe, but the coal from a 500 square mile region of northeastern Pennsylvania is special. During the Paleozoic era, 300 million years ago, what is now rugged and mountainous terrain was a steamy plain filled with swamps.

Pioneer Tunnel Coal Mine & Steam Train - TripAdvisor

Pioneer Tunnel Coal Mine & Steam Train, Ashland: Address, Phone Number, Pioneer Tunnel Coal Mine & Steam Train Reviews: 4.5/5

Pennsylvania Highways: Interstate 81 Exit Guide

Exit list and information for Interstate 81 in Pennsylvania.

Holland Tunnel Dive

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Drift mining - Wikipedia

Drift mining is either the mining of an ore deposit by underground methods, or the working of coal seams accessed by adits driven into the surface outcrop of the coal bed. A drift mine is an underground mine in which the entry or access is above water level and generally on the slope of a hill, driven horizontally into the ore seam.

What to do in Centralia: Pennsylvania's Toxic Ghost Town ...

Located in a quiet valley of Columbia County, Pennsylvania, is one of the state's least likely and least publicized tourist attractions: Centralia. What draws people to this out-of-the-way town isn't the amazing culture or the fascinating historical sites.

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Historical "NOTES" About Early Ohio Counties & Washington County Townships 1788-1980. Researched & Compiled by Debbie Noland Nitsche December 2003 (Updated Dec. 2008)

1883 History of Fairfield and Perry Counties, Ohio, Perry ...

HISTORY OF PERRY COUNTY: BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES: SURNAMES BEGINNING WITH "R" RAMBO, WILLIAM, blacksmith; Pike township, post office, New Lexington, Ohio, was born ...

About Us – Pioneer Tunnel Coal Mine & Steam Train

Ashland lies in the anthracite coal region of eastern Pennsylvania. Although the area abounds in mines, in the early sixties not one was open to the general public.

Mine railway - Wikipedia

A mine railway (or mine railroad, U.S.), sometimes pit railway, is a railway constructed to carry materials and workers in and out of a mine. Materials transported typically include ore, coal and overburden (also called variously spoils, waste, slack, culm, and tilings; all meaning waste rock).

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Lost Arts Media Online • Mystery of America - Book 1 ...

Mysterious and often inexplicable remnants of civilization's history fascinate scientists and archaeologists. People travel worldwide to visit such sites, yet some of the most enigmatic artifacts and structures have been found right here in North America.

Shadowlands Haunted Places Index - Pennsylvania

a nationwide index of haunted places, brief descriptions of ghostly places

Mine Tour Near Centralia Pennsylvania

Centralia, Pennsylvania was founded because of the discovery of anthracite coal. Be sure to visit the Pioneer Tunnel mine tour in Ashland PA.

Hampton Inn Pine Grove, PA Hotel

a comfy retreat in Pennsylvania's mountains. Welcome to the Hampton Inn Pine Grove hotel. Our hotel is conveniently located directly off I-81, in one of the most scenic areas of Pennsylvania with the majestic Appalachian Mountains behind our hotel.

The Bridge and Tunnel Club Encyclopedia of Cultural Detritus

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Robin Hill RV Resort | Encore RV Park in Pennsylvania Dutch ...

Robin Hill RV Resort is an Encore RV Park in Lenhartsville, Pennsylvania: fill your days & nights with local attractions at the ultimate family RV camp in PA.

Colorado Division of Water Resources

The Colorado Division of Water Resources administers water rights and interstate compact agreements throughout the state. To administer these, the Division maintains a network of stream and reservoir monitoring sites which collect and transmit periodic data values.

Mount Savage Time Line and Obituaries

Mount Savage Time Line and Obituaries. Back to Home To Search this Page press Ctrl + F Updates by : Randy Carter. Late 1700's: The Archibald Arnold Family become the first residents of Mount Savage settling at the site of what now is known as the Glen Savage Dairy Farm.

Pennsylvania Tourist Attractions - Roadside America - Guide ...

The best Pennsylvania oddities and offbeat attractions, road trip and vacation recommendations from Roadside America's writers and experts -- museums, statues, roadside stops, odd buildings, weird folk art.

History | Port Carbon Borough

Used with permission from the Port Carbon Citizen's Committee As published in "A Lifetime of Memories" publication Port Carbon Sesquicentennial

Links to other Coal Region sites of interest

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