Coal mining is the process of extracting coal from the ground Coal is valued for its energy content and since the 1880s 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 May 30 2017 Explore Seaview Vintage s board quot Antique Mining Equipment quot followed by 252 people on Pinterest See more ideas about mining equipment coal mining mining Old US Coal Mining Map 1898 Vintage United States Carbon Fuel Atlas Basic Pillow Ad by OldMapTravelerStore Ad from shop OldMapTravelerStore OldMapTravelerStore From shop OldMapTravelerStore 5 out of 5 stars 1 119 Joy Mining Equipment Joy Shuttle Cars Joy 42 quot Shuttle Car The 42 quot Joy Shuttle Car facilitates rapid and economical handling of coal from loader to main haulage system in average height coal It has a conveyor bottom and may be furnished with side boards where height permits 5 ton approximate capacity 14th Annual Old Construction amp Mining Equipment Show September 9 amp 10 2017 New Athens Ohio Harrison Coal amp Reclamation Historical Park grounds 43672 Stumptown Rd New Athens Ohio Ohio 519 between U S 22 and New Athens Ohio Show includes operating amp static displays of construction equipment mining equipment crawlers trucks models history

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