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Location DB > United States > Pennsylvania > Laporte > Abandoned Coal Mine Area
Abandoned Coal Mine Area
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created by J Marcs on 10/8/2005 8:46 PM
last modified by Emperor Wang on 7/3/2019 8:56 PM
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I'm not sure what these were used for, I have been told maybe coal loading or cleaning/separating
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Type: Outdoors
Status: Abandoned
Accessibility: Moderate
Recommendation: check it out if you're nearby
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Laporte, Pennsylvania
United States
Owner: State
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  • water
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     Historical Dates
    Built: 1850
    Closed: 1900
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    This area had some coal mining near the turn of the century. These are the only ruins I have found from it.
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    The area is state forest

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    Exploring the only "ruins" I could find in the area
    Sat, Oct 8th, 2005
    posted by J Marcs
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  • on Oct 8 05 at 20:57, J Marcs made this location available
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