Who Has Quality Coal This Year.

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scarecrow
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Post Sun. Dec. 11, 2011 5:41 pm

i want to go pickup 2 ton of rice somewhere.i don't just want to pick a place and go get coal and wind up getting crap. I don't mind driving to mt.carmel , shamokin , tamaqua area to get it. so who has the good stuff? I live in limerick PA which is about 20 miles east of reading PA

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Post Sun. Dec. 11, 2011 5:56 pm

scarecrow,
i have UAE harmony nut had it delivered for $240.00, 90 miles from breaker. I'm in East Coventry right next to you.Tamaqua is the closest breaker to you,Pottstown Roller Mills has STCP that I had burned last [email protected] $230.00 delivered. They both burn good and hot. Dennis

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Post Sun. Dec. 11, 2011 9:20 pm

I've been getting Sherman Coal for the past 8 years and have never had a bad load yet. I have a dump trailer and haul about 3 1/2 ton. When I bought in May of this year it was 160.00 a ton. Go 81 north and get off at the Hegins exit. Right at the stop and it's about 3/4 of a mile on the right. They have a 4'by8' sign with their name on it. It looks like your driving into the woods.
Herb :D :D :notworthy: :clap:

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Post Mon. Dec. 12, 2011 3:06 pm

The Coal I'm burning comes from the South Tamaqua Coal Pocket, and though I'm not an expert, it's been burning well for me for over a month now. :) Two months, actually, but I don't count October because there was a steep learning curve during that time.

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Post Mon. Dec. 12, 2011 9:16 pm

hi, im burnin nut in my aa130, from uae, im in valley forge, 168 a ton was just there last mon. where ever you go call first to make sure they have what you need, T.

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Post Tue. Dec. 13, 2011 8:11 am

UAE in Mt. Carmel Pa. seems to have the best most consistent coal. Currently at $165 a ton if you pick up. Nut goes very FAST. If you need nut suggest you call first.

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Post Tue. Dec. 13, 2011 8:27 pm

Had 4 tons delivered from South Tamaqua in June, burning as hot as last year's Superior with far less ash. Not sure about current pricing though.

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