The images are of pittops and loading and transport facilities of northern New South Wales coal mines. These mines are predominately around Newcastle. Most of the images are dated and cover the period 188595. Some of these also contain the initials RS. The initials are those of Ralph Snowball a commercial photographer.
NEWCASTLE, TX. The Belknap Coal Company sank a shaft in 1908, and the first car of coal was shipped to Wichita Falls later that year. In 1908 a post office was moved from old Fort Belknap to Newcastle, which was named for the English coal town Newcastle upon Tyne at the suggestion of H. Hardy.
Wallsend. Wallsend was a private coal mining town. It was established when the Newcastle and Wallsend Mining Company opened coal mines nearby in 1860. The land was originally owned by Alexander Brown who helped found the company. In 1882 this company employed more people than the Australian Agricultural Company, and by the turn...
THE COAL MINES OF N EWCASTLE; present time 6,873 men are directly employed in the forty mines which are in actual work in the Northern district. T he present average price of Newcastle coal is '9s. ton, and results show it to be equal for all purposes to the best English mineral. The coal measures are divided into four groups, namely: the
The Mount Arthur coal mine in NSW is the largest coal mine in the Hunter Valley and is surrounded by horse studs, vineyards and olive groves. MT FITTON The Mount Fitton talc mine in that is owned by Sibelco, is located 560 kilometres north of Adelaide and is one of the state's northern most mines.
Coal in particular was shipped to port city of Newcastle before being distributed to the rest of England. Therefore, unless you were the captain of a ship laden with coal, carrying that kind of fossil fuel to Newcastle was a waste of your time and energy.
The Coal Industry Centre coordinates mining tours, and tours of other mining industry facilities in the Hunter Valley coal fields of Australia. Coal Industry Centre: 254 John Street Singleton Ph: +61 2 6571 1344 Mob: 0402 814 135
The Abel underground coal mine is located 25 kilometres from the Newcastle port where its product is shipped to its Asian customers, primarily in China.
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Coal mine map of the Coal Creek Mine About 1,100 individual maps representing about 230 mines comprise the Washington State coal mine map collection, which is held at the Washington Geological Survey. The maps are an invaluable source of information for mine subsidence hazard evaluation and mitigation, structural geology, coal exploration, resource evaluation, and historical
The Chain Valley Colliery is an underground coal mine operating at the southern end of Lake Macquarie, approximately 60km south of Newcastle and directly adjacent to the Vales Point Power Station. Mining at Chain Valley commenced back in 1962, with 2012 marking 50 years of operation.