Coal mine entrance outside of Ashland PA

Coal mine entrance outside of Ashland PA

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Coal is the official state mineral of Kentucky.


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Send me an email at and I will send you a Google Map of the area. You will then be on your own if you decide to find this location.
hey im on my way to centralia tomorrow. could you give me directions to this exact location please
Any chance you could give me directions to this location? I'm planning a trip to the area, and am a huge fan of abandoned places. Thanks!
There arent many structures like that left anymore, and the ones that are, are pretty much either very hard to get to, or find, or they are on private property....
Thanks, do you know of other coal region type structures in the area we can hike to?
of that opening, It follows a pitch of about 50 to 60 degrees, and at about 150 to 200 feet down, its flooded.
William, what would someone expect to see below the surface?
Thats the old fan house for the mine.

Coal stock

Coal is extracted from the ground by coal mining, either underground by shaft mining, or at ground level by open pit mining extraction.


Coal is primarily used as a solid fuel to produce electricity and heat through combustion. World coal consumption was about 7.25 billion tonnes in 2010 The price of coal increased from around $30.00 per short ton in 2000 to around $150.00 per short ton as of September 2008. In early 2015, it was trading near $56/ton.