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Pennsylvania Anthracite Heritage Museum | Serving the ...

The Anthracite Heritage Museum, located in McDade Park in Scranton, Pennsylvania, serves the educational needs of the public regarding the story of hard coal mining, its related industries, and the immigrant culture of northeastern Pennsylvania. The Museum tells the story of the people who came from Europe to work in the anthracite mining and ...

The On LINE Coal Mining Museum

The On LINE Coal Mining Museum. The Lofthouse Colliery disaster was a mining accident which took place in the West Riding of Yorkshire, England on Wednesday 21 March 1973, in which seven mine workers died when workings were flooded. Rest In Peace. Frederick Armitage 41.

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Kentucky Coal Mining Museum (Benham)

The museum contains displays related to various aspects of coal mining operations, including old mining caps, lights, and various pieces of equipment. But, it also includes displays of a barber shop, a home''s furnishings, a hospital room, a store, and a …

Big Pit National Coal Museum | National Museum Wales

Big Pit National Coal Museum. Today: Learning about coal mining in school Tomorrow: Experiencing a real coal mine . Book your free tickets now. Support Amgueddfa Cymru, Support Our Communities. This year, communities in Wales have faced challenges never experienced before. Using Wales'' national collections, we are helping them through these ...

Coal County Historical & Mining Museum | TravelOK ...

A tribute to the area''s mining heritage, the Coal County Historical & Mining Museum contains mining instruments and tools, models, historic photos and area artifacts. The museum also has displays on prominent Coal County citizens past and present, …

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The hands-on exhibitions and underground coal mining tour offer wonderful opportunities for our visitors to learn, explore, interact and share. As the focal points of the City''s lovely New River Park, the Exhibition Coal Mine and the Youth Museum draw thousands of people to the area annually.

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to the Harrison County History of Coal Museum located in the lower level of the Puskarich Public Library in Cadiz, Ohio. Our non-profit education museum is dedicated to the preservation of the rich mining heritage of Harrison County, Ohio. We invite you to visit the only comprehensive look at both early day and modern mining to be found in ...

Coal Creek Miners Museum | of Rocky Top, Tennessee

On display at the Coal Creek Miners Museum is the rich history of the miners that lived, worked and died in Coal Creek, Fraterville and Briceville, Tennessee. You will learn how the "free" miners fought against the convict lease system which ultimately ended the system in the southern states.

East Broad Top Railroad and Coal Company

The museum is located in the East Broad Top Robertsdale Station, about 40 minutes from the operating portion of the railroad, and contains historic artifacts and documents. Robertsdale was hub of the coal mining operations of the Rockhill Iron and Coal Company which hauled the coal on the EBT.

Eckley Miners'' Village Museum – 2 Eckley Main Street ...

Mission Statement Eckley Miners'' Village engages diverse audiences by preserving and telling the story of anthracite coal mining, the social and physical history of patch towns and their residents, and the evolution of regional culture. Eckley Miners'' Village is administered by the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission and is actively …

No. 9 Coal Mine & Museum (Lansford)

View authentic equipment in a working environment dating back to 1855. The "Wash Shanty" Museum houses the largest mining artifact collection in the area as well as the gift shop. You can also enjoy a 57-minute documentary in the museum that focuses on the Anthracite Era & the Industrial Revolution before or after your tour.

Kentucky Coal Museum | Kentucky Tourism

The Kentucky Coal Mining Museum is located in the former coal mining community of Benham. The building in which it''s housed was built in 1923, and formerly housed the coal company''s "company store". Exhibits of the museum focus on the history and heritage of eastern Kentucky coal mining and the coal communities of Benham and Lynch. It provides insight into the lives of coal miners and their ...

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Explore 6 galleries and buildings. Find out about the story of coal and how it changed our nation forever. Unearth the stories of life as a coal miner at work and home. See how mining tools and machinery evolved over 200 years. More info.

Coal Mining | appanoosehistory

The market for Appanoose County''s low-quality coal disappeared. One of the few coal mining museums in the country, our exhibits include a large collection of photos, two walk-in replicas of coal mines, a scale model replica of the Diamond Mine, a scale model of a mining camp and a scale model of the mining town of Mystic, circa 1907.

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Home. The Kentucky Coal Museum allows the public to learn about coal mining through access to perhaps the most comprehensive collection of mining memorabilia in the nation. The product of study and painstaking research, the Museum''s collection uniquely portrays life in a coal camp.

Marion County Coal Miners Museum

 · The Museum. The Marion County Coal Miner''s Museum is a passion project launched by 7 retired coal miners determined to preserve the industrial heritage of the region. Many once booming coal mining towns are now just a few old houses but, in the museum…

Museum | Penn State Fayette

Learn a little about the early days of the coal and coke region in the excerpt from Patch/Work Voices: The Culture and Lore of a Mining People. The Grubal family from left to right: (top row) Anna, Veronica, Julia; (middle row) Anna, Imro Jarishinsky, Barbara, Andrew, Anna; and (bottom row) Katherine, Andrew and Shophia. 1905 Slovakia.

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Explore the museum! We have three levels of exhibits in our 1903 Georgian-styled former post office. Coal mining is a major feature, but we have so much more to see! We''re always up to something! See what projects we''re working on and what events we have coming up.

Coal Mine

Since 1933, Coal Mine has taken MSI guests down the mineshaft, along the rails, and through the walls of a true-to-life coal mine. It was the Museum''s very first exhibit, and it''s been a guest favorite ever since. You''ll dig this descent into a "working" coal mine, an engaging tour of mining …

The Museum of the Coal Industry

 · The Museum of the Coal Industry offers a unique look into the county''s past and demonstrates how coal helped shape present-day Warrick County and is dedicated to educating the public on the history of coal mining in Indiana. Thanks for your patience, the Museum …

Miners Museum – Glace Bay Nova Scotia Canada

Miners Museum. Situated on one of the most picturesque coasts of Cape Breton Island, on a 15-acre site filled with wild roses and grasses, the Cape Breton Miners Museum pays tribute to the region''s long and rich history of coal mining. It is home to profound stories of miners and their families, and the resource that helped build a nation.

Woodhorn Museum

Wow !!! What a brilliant place to visit, an old mining site packed full of social history and a fantastic exhibition of ex miners paintings Had a fantastic day in a well set out museum building followed by lunch in the cafe and further exhibitions within the out buildings.

World Museum of Mining | Exhibits & Mine Tours in Butte ...

The World Museum of Mining was founded in 1963 when the close of Butte''s mining heyday was less than two decades away. In the end, Butte experienced a century of hard-rock mining and earned the reputation of being home to one of the world''s most …

Kentucky Coal Museum

The Kentucky Coal Museum brings back to life one of the most unique and interesting aspects of early coal mining the company store. Housed in the old commissary built by International Harvester in the 1920s, the museum features four stories of exhibits on the history of mining and the life of the coal …

West ia Mine Wars Museum

 · Here''s a peek inside the new West ia Mine Wars Museum! Dec 22, 2020. Features. Last October, we moved the West ia Mine Wars Museum across the street from our original location (since 2015) and into the first floor of the giant Bank of Matewan building, now owned by the United Mine Workers Local 1440. Dec 22, 2020.

John L. Lewis Memorial Museum of Mining and Labor

 · John L. Lewis was born February 12th 1880, to Welsh immigrang parents in the coal mining camp of Cleveland, Iowa- one mile East of Lucas, Iowa. He began working in the Big Hill Coal Mine in Lucas, IA as a teenager, joining the UMWA Local #799 in 1990. In 1907, John married Myrta Bell, daughter of the local town doctor.

Alabama Mining Museum

Focusing on the total concept of coal mining in Alabama from 1890 to 1940. In 1984 the Alabama Mining Museum was designated by the Alabama State Senate as "The Official State Coal Mining Museum of Alabama." Hours: Tues.- Sat. 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Free admission.

KENTUCKY COAL MINING MUSEUM

5 reviews of Kentucky Coal Mining Museum "A surprisingly well-executed ensemble, the museum and coal mine tour (most recommended) manage to recreate much of the history and feel of what it was like to live in the unimaginably cloistered world of a coal mine and camp. The museum has several fine displays, including a re-creation of a typical coal miner''s home, an excellent collection of the ...

LANCASHIRE MINING MUSEUM – At Astley Green

LANCASHIRE MINING MUSEUM ( Click Link Above ) Lancashire Mining Museum Higher Green Lane Astley – Manchester M29 7JB. OPEN Tuesday – Thursday – Saturday -Sunday 1.00pm – 5.00pm. Email – [email protected] . Tel 01942 895841-Answerphone