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Iowa Coal Mines - Iowa Department of Natural Resources

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Growing Up in Working Class Youngstown — Coal Mining Bob ...

Nov 11, 2017  It both tells the nearly lost story of Youngstown’s coal industry, and helps locate abandoned mines, which could save homeowners and builders much grief. It is important as well to contemporary efforts in recovery oil and natural gas from shale deposits in the same areas many of these mines were located.

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Youngstown Iowa Coal Mines

youngstown iowa coal mines. Youngstown, the Life and Death of a Coal Mine Era (Second article in a series for the 50 year celebration of Pleasant Hill) Railroads required tremendous amount of coal, and although much coal was mined in Des Moines early in the 1880's, the supply was dwindling.

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Abandoned Towns and Coal Mines in Iowa

Aug 03, 2017  As with many other small towns in Iowa, Perry owes part of its origins to coal mining. By 1895, Iowa had 342 coal mines that employed over 6000 miners. Thirty years later, at the height of coal mining, twice as many people were employed as miners, with coal

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Marion County, Iowa - Coal Mines In Marion County

Coal Mines Of Marion County 63001 Anderson Coal Co. Mine #1 1914 1923 room and pillar shaft 0 Sec 22 T75N R19W 63002 Black Oak Coal Co. 1936 1937 room and pillar slope 0 Sec 22 T74N R18W 63003 Hays Brothers Coal Company 1927 1940 room and pillar slope 0 Sec 9 T75N R19W 63004 Hidden Valley Coal Company 1935 1938 room and pillar slope 0 Sec 20 ...

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Interactive map of coal mines in Iowa American ...

The Iowa Department of Natural Resources's (DNR) interactive map of coal mines in Iowa shows the locations of coal mines and mine entrances throughout Iowa, and also has the option to search the map by street address. Users may click on the map to access information about mine use dates, type, mining method, entrance type, and links to original mine maps.

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Growing Up in Working Class Youngstown — Coal Mining Bob ...

Nov 11, 2017  It both tells the nearly lost story of Youngstown’s coal industry, and helps locate abandoned mines, which could save homeowners and builders much grief. It is important as well to contemporary efforts in recovery oil and natural gas from shale deposits in the same areas many of these mines were located.

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Marion County, Iowa - Coal Mines In Marion County

Coal Mines Of Marion County 63001 Anderson Coal Co. Mine #1 1914 1923 room and pillar shaft 0 Sec 22 T75N R19W 63002 Black Oak Coal Co. 1936 1937 room and pillar slope 0 Sec 22 T74N R18W 63003 Hays Brothers Coal Company 1927 1940 room and pillar slope 0 Sec 9 T75N R19W 63004 Hidden Valley Coal Company 1935 1938 room and pillar slope 0 Sec 20 ...

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Youngstown Iowa mines de charbon

Youngstown Iowa mines de charbon . SHANGHAI SHIBANG MACHINERY CO., LTD est une entreprise de haute technologie, qui implique également la R\u0026D, la production, les ventes et le service. Au cours des 20 dernières années, nous nous sommes consacrés à la production d"équipements miniers, de machines de fabrication de sable et de broyeurs ...

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Mapping GIS - Iowa Department of Natural Resources

Coal Mine Maps: An interactive map to view coal mine maps where coal was mined in Iowa. One Stop Facility Explorer : An interactive map of environmentally-regulated facilities. Fishing Atlas: An interactive map of contour maps, fishing structure locations, topography and more. GeoSam: An interactive map of geologic information from well data.

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Coal Mining in Iowa - University of Northern Iowa

Iowa coal mining grew rapidly from 1870 to 1920. The graph, "Coal Production in Iowa, 1860 - 1938, " shows the decline of coal production after 1920. Mining declined for several reasons. The railroads began buying coal from other states such as Illinois and Kentucky. As a result, the mining industry in Iowa was thrown into competition with the ...

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Polk County Iowa - Iowa Ghost Towns

A former coal mining town in the western part of Four Mile Township along Four Mile Creek. Carbondale was the name of its post office from 1899 to 1901. CHESTERFIELD. A village that became a part of the town of Gilbert, which sea below. Chesterfield had a post office by the same name from 1883 to 1903. CIRCLEVILLE. A place in section 34, Allen ...

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abandoned coal mines in iowa map - BINQ Mining

Dec 24, 2012  Abandoned Underground Coal Mines in Iowa Information Sources. Jun 05, 2009 A regional com-pilation prepared in 1977 by Iowa State University titled ... Abandoned Coal Mines Website, Youngstown State University—Information on abandoned mines in several Ohio and ...

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Abandoned Mines Web Site - YSU

Oct 28, 2005  1. Welcome to the Abandoned Mines Web Site. This site is a result of my 30-year endeavor in collecting mine information dating back to the 1800's. I am truly happy to now make it available via the World Wide Web. It is a fairly complete mine list for the following counties in Northeast Ohio: Mahoning, Trumbull and Columbiana.

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Youngstown Mine Explosion

Search our mine disaster database containing hundreds of accidents from 1839 to the present. Search through all records or specifically for Metal/Nonmetal or Coal disasters. united states mine rescue association. Youngstown Coke Company Youngstown Mine Explosion Uniontown, Fayette County, Pennsylvania October 27, 1884 No. Killed - 14.

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Opinion: Why is MidAmerican still burning so much coal?

Dec 05, 2018  Despite the fact that Iowa has no coal-mining jobs within the state, MidAmerican owns nearly 3 gigawatts of coal-burning power plants. That’s enough to power 1.6 million homes and to make ...

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Iowa-Mines - Mining Artifacts

The Consolidation Coal Company was formed in 1875 by the merger of the Iowa Central Coal Company, the Black Diamond Mines of Coalfield, in Monroe County, Iowa, and the Eureka Mine, in Beacon, Iowa. By 1878, Consolidation Coal Company had 400 employees, and in 1880, it was purchased by the Chicago and North Western Railway in order tp preduce a ...

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Coal Glen Cemetery in Iowa - Find A Grave Cemetery

Coal Glen Cemetery Location Lucas County , Iowa , USA Show Map

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Iowa and St. Louis Railway - Wikipedia

Apart from private spurs to coal mines, a single off-branch from the line existed, called the Adair County Railroad. This had been incorporated in 1904 to build six miles (9.7 km) of line to coal mines from Youngstown, and was a little subsidiary of the CBQ. The local name for the tap line of this outfit was "the Spur Up Billy's Creek".

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Marion County, Iowa - Coal Mines In Marion County

Coal Mines Of Marion County 63001 Anderson Coal Co. Mine #1 1914 1923 room and pillar shaft 0 Sec 22 T75N R19W 63002 Black Oak Coal Co. 1936 1937 room and pillar slope 0 Sec 22 T74N R18W 63003 Hays Brothers Coal Company 1927 1940 room and pillar slope 0 Sec 9 T75N R19W 63004 Hidden Valley Coal Company 1935 1938 room and pillar slope 0 Sec 20 ...

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From the Italian American Press: "Coal War in the Mahoning ...

In “Coal War in the Mahoning Valley: The Origin of Greater Youngstown’s Italians,” authors Joe Tucciarone and Ben Lariccia – descendents of immigrants from Italy who settled in the Mahoning Valley – present a historical account of the Italian immigrants who were brought to the area in 1873 to work in the coal mines during a labor strike.

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Mapping GIS - Iowa Department of Natural Resources

Coal Mine Maps: An interactive map to view coal mine maps where coal was mined in Iowa. One Stop Facility Explorer : An interactive map of environmentally-regulated facilities. Fishing Atlas: An interactive map of contour maps, fishing structure locations, topography and more. GeoSam: An interactive map of geologic information from well data.

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abandoned coal mines in iowa map - BINQ Mining

Dec 24, 2012  Abandoned Underground Coal Mines in Iowa Information Sources. Jun 05, 2009 A regional com-pilation prepared in 1977 by Iowa State University titled ... Abandoned Coal Mines Website, Youngstown State University—Information on abandoned mines in several Ohio and ...

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Polk County Iowa - Iowa Ghost Towns

A former coal mining town in the western part of Four Mile Township along Four Mile Creek. Carbondale was the name of its post office from 1899 to 1901. CHESTERFIELD. A village that became a part of the town of Gilbert, which sea below. Chesterfield had a post office by the same name from 1883 to 1903. CIRCLEVILLE. A place in section 34, Allen ...

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Guthrie Co. Coalmines - Iowa Genealogy

History of Coal Mining in Iowa by James H. Lees 1909 Coal was early mined over the entire eastern part of this county to supply the local demand. As early as 1867 there were banks opened in the bluffs of the Middle Raccoon from its entrance into the county to Fanslers and Panora in the eastern part. The Marshall Mines on Longbranch and the ...

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Is there a mine under your home? Check here - Iowa News

Apr 15, 2016  Hundreds of central Iowa homes sit on top of old coal mines. According to the Department of Agriculture, there are 192 underground coal mines in Polk County and approximately 2,700 throughout the ...

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Abandoned Mines Web Site - YSU

Oct 28, 2005  1. Welcome to the Abandoned Mines Web Site. This site is a result of my 30-year endeavor in collecting mine information dating back to the 1800's. I am truly happy to now make it available via the World Wide Web. It is a fairly complete mine list for the following counties in Northeast Ohio: Mahoning, Trumbull and Columbiana.

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Opinion: Why is MidAmerican still burning so much coal?

Dec 05, 2018  Despite the fact that Iowa has no coal-mining jobs within the state, MidAmerican owns nearly 3 gigawatts of coal-burning power plants. That’s enough to power 1.6 million homes and to make ...

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Coal Mines - YouTube

The goal of coal mining is to obtain coal from the ground. Coal is valued for its energy content, and, since the 1880s, has been widely used to generate elec...

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Past and Present of Jasper Co., Iowa, 1912

THE COAL MINING INDUSTRY. It is generally understood that coal in Jasper County was first discovered on the claim of Hugh Patterson, in 1847, it having been noticed cropping out in the bed of a small stream crossing his claim, since known as Coal Creek. It was also found while digging a well near Vandalia soon after this.

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Abandoned Underground Coal Mines of Des Moines, Iowa and ...

The purpose of this report is to compile information on past coal mining activity in the city of Des Moines and the surrounding areas and summarizing documentation for the available records. The limits of the study area encompass the most densely populated portion of the Des Moines area affected by undermining and includes all known underground mines in Polk county.

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Iowa-Mines - Mining Artifacts

The Consolidation Coal Company was formed in 1875 by the merger of the Iowa Central Coal Company, the Black Diamond Mines of Coalfield, in Monroe County, Iowa, and the Eureka Mine, in Beacon, Iowa. By 1878, Consolidation Coal Company had 400 employees, and in 1880, it was purchased by the Chicago and North Western Railway in order tp preduce a ...

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Youngstown, OH mining, mines, mine owners and mine statistics

Youngstown, OH mines, mine companies, mine owners and mine information. US-Mining provides information on mines, operators, and minerals mined in Youngstown, OH

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