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Kellingley Colliery: Britain's last coal mine closes | see

The Long Lost Hidden Coal Mines of Barnsley by Dave Cherry | see

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

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

The Price of Coal - Part 1 | see

Yorkshire Miners 1982. Highgate Colliery. Goldthorpe. | see

Yorkshire Coal Crisis (1919) | see

BBC1 News - UK Coal mining | see

Miners' strike - 30 years since the pit crisis of 1984 | see

Royston Drift Colliery in 1988 by Dave Cherry | see

Timeshift When Coal was King | see

A poscard from the past - the last mines of Yorkshire | see



The 1972 Miners Strike | Yorkshire Miners | industrial Action | This Week | 1972 | see

The long lost hidden coal mines of Barnsley Part Two by Dave Cherry | see

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

CAPHOUSE COLLIERY (National Coal Mining Museum Of England) | see

The Miners Strike - 1984 | see

Sea Coal - UK, July 2006 | see

The long lost hidden coal mines of Barnsley Part Three by Dave Cherry | see

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

Caphouse Colliery Cage Descent | see

National Coal Mining Museum for England Overton Wakefield | see

Drift mine at National Mining Museum, Yorkshire. | see

Coal Mining In Yorkshire, 1970s - Film 7517 | see

The Battle for Orgreave | see

Miners strike (channel 4 Coal not Dole) | see

Mining Accident - Barnsley (1938) | see

One-Man Coal Mine (1947) | see

Mining News in Durham, Yorkshire, Northumberland, 1960's - Film 7332 | see

King And Queen Visit Coal Mine (1944) | see

Coal Mining Trainees Report And British Coal In Italy (1944) | see

Yorkshire mine probe | see

1984 - The Miners Strike | see

Open Cast Coal Mining Near Leeds (1947) | see

Lofthouse Colliery Disaster | see

The Price of Coal - Part 2 | see

Rossington mining village in West Yorkshire, 1960. Archive Film 91243 | see

The information that underpins the national coal mining database | see


Open Cast Mining (1947) | see

The Wonderland cast visit the National Coal Mining Museum | see

Cortonwood colliery being demolished by Dave Cherry. | see

Alex Jones - Reports on Britain's Deep-Pit Coal Mines | see

History Of The Worsbrough Railways By Dave Cherry and Ryan Cherry | see

Black Coal Miners of Nottinghamshire (featured on BBC 'Inside Out East Midlands' 12/09/2017) | see

Pit Ponies | see

South Yorkshire colliery in old postcards | 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.