Coal mines history

coal mines history

Coal Mines: A Dangerous Way To Make Money - History Documentary Films | see

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

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

UK Coal Mining History. | see

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

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

A Brief History of Coal Mining | see

COAL: The documentary | see

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

The Story of Coal | see

On the discovery of an ancient coal mine | see

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

Harlan County: A Road To Change (Documentary) | see

Coal Mining (1950) | see

Nanaimo's Coal Mining History | see

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

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

Recollections of Scotland's Past - Coal Mining | see

Ballingarry Coal Mining History | see

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

A history of Welsh Coal Mining | see

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

Anthracite Coal Mining circa 1920 | see

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

Coal Mining - UK - 1950s - Industry | see

Exploring the Coal Mining Ruins in Shamokin PA | see

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

Oral History, Coal Mining in West Virginia | see

Appalachia coal mining history | see

Durham Coal Miners BBC Documentary | see

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

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

Coal Mines, Scranton, Pennsylvania - 1929 | see

History of Coal in Oklahoma: Hazardous Work | see

Abandoned West Virginia: Coal Mining Town | see

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

Anthracite Coal Mining: "Black Sunlight" circa 1920s Bray Studios | see

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

Noonan Coal Mine Documentary "Hidden Treasure" | see

2017 Trending Documentary | World's Dangerous Coal Mines Documentary Movies | History Channel | see

Situation Critical - S01E12 - Coal Mine Disaster | see

BBC1 News - UK Coal mining | see

Coal Mining (1972) | see

NCB Coal Mining Today Publicity Video | see

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

America's Worst Mining Disasters | see

Abandoned Coal Mine in Tennessee | see

Illinois Coal Mining | see

Ohio's Hidden Mine | see

Pennsylvania Anthracite Coal Mining.mpg | 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.