Virtual Museum of Coal Mining and Patch Towns in Western Pa.

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Post Thu. Feb. 02, 2017 2:45 am

http://patheoldminer.rootsweb.ancestry.com/county.html

The site has a searchable database to find Coal Miner Memorials by name, Coal Mines by name or Coal Companies by name, in part of the Bituminous mining region.
Last edited by SWPaDon on Thu. Feb. 02, 2017 1:12 pm, edited 1 time in total.

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Post Thu. Feb. 02, 2017 10:02 am

Thanks for posting this, there is a lot of good reading about local history. Very interesting :)

Dave

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Post Thu. Feb. 02, 2017 12:55 pm

Nice post Don. Should take note--Bit Mining!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :)


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Post Thu. Feb. 02, 2017 1:13 pm

freetown fred wrote:Nice post Don. Should take note--Bit Mining!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :)
As requested, Sir^^^^

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Post Thu. Feb. 02, 2017 1:16 pm

Logs wrote:Thanks for posting this, there is a lot of good reading about local history. Very interesting :)

Dave
Your welcome. I'm hoping they keep adding to the site and eventually cover all the bituminous mining here in Pa.

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