|Statement||by Peter Dyer.|
|LC Classifications||TN811.N62 P873 2003|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||177,  p. :|
|Number of Pages||177|
|LC Control Number||2004463584|
Coal mining is the process of extracting coal from the ground. Coal is valued for its energy content and since the s, has been widely used to generate electricity. Steel and cement industries use coal as a fuel for extraction of iron from iron ore and for cement production. In the United Kingdom and South Africa, a coal mine and its structures are a colliery, a coal mine is a pit, and the. The story of Mid-Continent, “The Mines of Coal Basin – ,” is now available in a self-published book by John A. Reeves, top man at the business from its start in until it shut down following a disastrous underground fire in FINDER: COAL MINE DOG by Alison Hart is the latest in the DOG CHRONICLES historical fiction series. Set in , young Thomas is forced to go to work in the coal mines to help support his family. Thomas takes his dog named Finder into the mines to help pull carts in the mine/5(3). Coal was discovered and worked at Puponga, in Golden Bay, by Joseph Taylor in the late 's. The Puponga Coal and Gold Mining Company Ltd was formed during A coal train was operated from to the 's and a wharf, school and township developed about the mine. read more .
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