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    Yet while the coal boom created the region's wealth, the surge in mining activity methodically filled cemeteries with the bodies of boys and men killed in accidents. Over a 64-year stretch from 1879 to 1943, at least 200 miners died in such calamities in every year except two, with a high of 708 deaths in 1907. From 1870 to 1949, the total

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    The ten biggest coal mines in the world. Share . Two of the largest coal mines in the world by reserves are located in the Powder River Basin in Wyoming, US, while Australia and China host four and two of the biggest coal mines, respectively. Mining Technology profiles the ten biggest operating coal mines in the world, based on recoverable coal reserves. Peabody Energy's North Antelope

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    By 1850, the South Wales coal fields were some of the most important in the world. Towns grew up around the coal pits as people abandoned rural occupations for the higher wges offered by mine owners. Some Welsh miners emigrated to the U.S. to start Welsh communities in OH, PA, TN, CO, UT. By the 1920s, coal had become less significant as a

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    As he walked through the island years later, he remembered the functions these derelict spaces served, like the bathhouse where the water would turn black after the miners cleaned themselves after

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    Remembering the 1907 Monongah mine disaster grim figure of 3,241 American miners killed to produce enough coal to fuel the booming industry of the country. But the most deadly mining tragedy

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    Rapid development of the mine at Whiskey Run required many new miners, and the word traveled, as far as New York, where newly-arrived immigrants secured tickets on the BR&P Railway for Indiana. Upon arrival in Whiskey Run, men quickly learned the techniques of coal mining while their wives and children struggled to make the adjustment to a new

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    Today, only seventeen people reside in Eckley, a far cry from its heyday in the 1870s when the village bustled with fifteen hundred residents. But enough of the original buildings, structures, and dependencies have been retained, preserved, and interpreted by PHMC that a visitor can appreciate with hardships coal miners endured here in the past.

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  • How the miners' strike of 1984-85 changed Britain for ever

    Houses were being repossessed, marriages were breaking up, the kids were going without, and there was no end in sight. We were not now picketing steelworkers to try and stop coal or steel. We were picketing people who had stood on the picket lines with us for a whole year. Proud, strong miners crying because they were going back to work. We had

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    The Pioneer Tunnel gift shop also sells a large variety of top quality hats, tee-shirts and sweatshirts featuring their own custom-made logos for children and adults. One of most popular items in the gift shop is "coal candy." This tasty candy is a local specialty and people come from far and wide to buy it. It is a hard candy which comes

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    Red Necks and Red Bandanas 199 accentuate the racial and ethnic differences of miners. Coal operators in the eastern and midwestern fields employed black southerners?as well as Italians, Hungarians, and Poles?as strikebreakers against UMW led strikes specifically to fuel existing racial and ethnic tensions among miners. In 1895, for example

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    Mixed-race miner whose father was from St Lucia. Mined in Bedwas from 14 and worked in Nantgarw Colliery for 30 years as a miner's deputy. 'People called you black this and black that.

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    In order for a mining accident to be labeled a "disaster," there has to be 3 or more fatalities in that accident. Several coal mines have this infamous legacy on an epic scale. Fairmont Coal Company holds the title for the most lives lost in a single incident in their Monongah mine in 1907. The explosion was so fierce it shook the ground 8

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