coal miner lamps

Mining Lights and Hats | National Museum of American History

Even though it was developed in the 19 th century, the safety lamp was not enthusiastically adopted by miners. Many miners objected to using safety lamps because they were cumbersome, could not be worn on the cap, and gave a poor light, all serving to reduce a miner's efficiency.

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Cordless Caplamps - Coal Mine Series - Kinyun

CORDLESS MINER'S CAPLAMPS & TORCHES ---- COAL MINE SERIES . Cordless caplamps are evolved from our world's first cordless caplamp. It integrates highly compact Lithium-ion battery cells and highly efficient white LEDs into a small IP67 caplamp case so that the traditional battery pack and electrical cable cords become redundant.

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Welsh miners cambrian flame safety brass lamps

R401 Medium Brass Welsh Replica Miner Lamp. This medium sized lamp is hand crafted in the heart of the Welsh coal field by the sons and daughters of miners.

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The Carpathian Connection - Pennsylvania

After the Boom. Eastern Christians cling to their faith as time runs out on the former coal towns of Pennsylvania, reports Jacqueline Ruyak with photographs by Cody Christopulos

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The Mine Wars | American Experience | PBS

At the dawn of the 20th century, coal was the fuel that powered the nation. Yet few Americans thought much about the men who blasted the black rock from underground and hauled it to the surface. The Mine Wars tells the overlooked story of the miners in the mountains of southern West Virginia ...

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Coal mining - Wikipedia

Coal mining is the process of extracting coal from the ground. Coal is valued for its energy content, and, since the 1880s, has been widely used to generate electricity. Steel and cement industries use coal as a fuel for extraction of iron from iron ore and for cement production.

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Miner - Wikipedia

A miner is a person who extracts ore, coal, or other mineral from the earth through mining.There are two senses in which the term is used. In its narrowest sense, a miner is someone who works at the rock face; cutting, blasting, or otherwise working and removing the rock.

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Protector Lamp - Official Site

Miners Lamps,Protector Lamp,flame safety lamp,eccles,davy lamp,sales,parts,servicing, ATEX M1, mining cap lamps,Olympic Torch Relay and Holy Fire Lamps.

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Welsh miners cambrian flame safety brass lamps

Authentic solid brass flame safety lamps for personal use in the home, outdoors or on the boat; as corporate gifts, achievement awards; for collectors; and also for use in underground mining.

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Coal mine explodes in New Mexico - HISTORY.com

A coal mine explosion in Dawson, New Mexico, kills more than 250 workers on this day in 1913. A heroic rescue effort saved 23 others, but also cost two more people their lives.

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The Collieries - Mahanoy Area Historical Society

history of the anthracite collieries in the Mahanoy valley

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Bastiat's famous Candlestick makers' Petition

A PETITION From the Manufacturers of Candles, Tapers, Lanterns, sticks, Street Lamps, Snuffers, and Extinguishers, and from Producers of Tallow, Oil, Resin, Alcohol, and Generally of Everything Connected with Lighting.

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The Collieries - Mahanoy Area Historical Society

history of the anthracite collieries in the Mahanoy valley

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The Underground Tour | National Museum Wales

Today carried only by colliery officials as gas detectors, these lamps were once the miner's only source of light. Once underground, you will be guided (a 50-minute walk) around the coal faces, engine houses and stables in the company of a former coal miner.

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Germinal (1993) - IMDb

Directed by Claude Berri. With Renaud, Gérard Depardieu, Miou-Miou, Jean Carmet. In mid-nineteenth-century northern France, a coal mining town's workers are exploited by the mine's owner.

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Led Mining Light - Iwiss Electric Co.,Ltd

Iwiss Wireless Led Mining Light head lamp for Miner,Camping,Hunting,Fishing.with water-proof, explosion-proof function and including high power LED lights.

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50 Best Things to Do in the Poconos, Pennsylvania

Experience firsthand the dark world of coal mining by visiting No. 9 Coal Mine, the oldest continuously running anthracite coal mine in Lansford, Pennsylvania, 1600 feet into the mountainside.

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