Coal mines history

coal mines history

Documentary 2016 The Coal Miners' Bitter Battle for Dignity | see

Coal Mining: The Disasters and the History of Mine Safety and Health Legislation | see

When British Coal Was King - BBC Mining Part 1 | see

UK Coal Mining History. | see

A History of Coal's Extraordinary Impact on Human Civilization (2003) | see

COAL: The documentary | see

Hard Coal pt. 1 Pennsylvania Anthracite Coal Mining Histor | see

Coal Mines | see

A Brief History of Coal Mining | see

A history of Welsh Coal Mining | see

Coal Mining - South Wales - Merthyr Tydfil - 1977 | see

A Brief History of the UK Coal Miners Strike 1984 85 | see

Nanaimo's Coal Mining History | see

Durham Coal Miners BBC Documentary | see

A Day in the Life of a Wigan Coal Miner 1911 | see

BBC1 News - UK Coal mining | see

On the discovery of an ancient coal mine | see

The Pennsylvania Miners Story 2002 | see

The Unheard Story Of Appalachia's Coal, Part 1 | see

After Coal: South Wales Miners' Museum | see

The largest coal mine disaster in the state's history | Montana History Minute | see

Exploring the Coal Mining Ruins in Shamokin PA | see

A Short History of Coal and Coal Mining in England | see


Anthracite Coal Mining Pennsylvania - A Day in the Life of a Coal Miner | see

Hillbillies, Coalminers, Treehuggers and God | Explore Films | see

Ballingarry Coal Mining History | see

Coal Mining 1920s - 1930s (1920-1939) | see

Anthracite Coal Mining circa 1920 | see

NCB Coal Mining Today Publicity Video | see

Cape Breton Miners Museum - Glace Bay | see

A Dark History in Queensland Coal Mines | see

Coal Mining in Oklahoma. 1952 | see

Coal, Steam, and The Industrial Revolution: Crash Course World History #32 | see

A History of Coal Mining in 10 Objects - 1. Headstocks - Full version | see

Explore Wilkeson’s coal mining history and historic coke ovens | see


Coal Mines, Scranton, Pennsylvania - 1929 | see

Seattle Redtown History (Coal Creek, Mines, Coal Mining) | see

Mining in Somerset, 1960's - Film 6677 | see

COAL MINING Glasgow History - NORTH [LV - PART 8/10] | see

Abandoned Coal Mine in Tennessee | see

Lackawanna Coal Mine Tour | see

Highlights of Coal Miners - History of Underground Miners and Families | see

How is Coal Formed? - Geography for Kids | Educational Videos by Mocomi | see

Coal mine fire in Jharia | see

Ballingarry coal mines | see

The Story of Coal | see

Coal Story, The Mine | see

Mining Memories in Drumheller - Atlas Coal Mine | see

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.