"Black Sunlight" Silent Film About Anthracite Circa 1920's

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Post by Ed.A » Sat. Dec. 13, 2014 5:33 pm



This is wicked cool.

 
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Post by lsayre » Sat. Dec. 13, 2014 6:07 pm

Very cool!

 
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Post by LDPosse » Sat. Dec. 13, 2014 10:48 pm

Awesome video!!

 
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Post by StokerDon » Thu. Dec. 25, 2014 9:45 pm

Very interesting story.

At the time of the film 65% of the product went into home heating.

The smaller sizes were stored because there was no demand for them. Must have been before household stoker boilers were popular.

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Post by 2001Sierra » Thu. Dec. 25, 2014 10:40 pm

I think some of those piles are being mined for us stoker customers today.

 
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Post by Rob R. » Fri. Dec. 26, 2014 5:25 am

Very nice. After watching it I found another video about anthracite mining:

 
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Post by freetown fred » Fri. Dec. 26, 2014 4:07 pm

Outstanding posts guys:) Thanx!

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