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By early 1983, the situation was dire in Centralia, Pennsylvania. Deadly gasses like carbon dioxide and carbon monoxide spewed from numerous fissures in the ground. A few residents, like Todd Domboski and John Coddington,...

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Each week we pull together photos from Centralia Pennsylvania that were posted online during the last seven days. If you have anything to share with us, please tweet it to @centralia_pa. Graffiti Highway in...

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During the 20th century, it seemed like coal was dying a slow death. With the introduction of fuel oil and natural gas, the demand for coal dropped. As a result coal mines closed and...

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This week we’ve put together a gallery of photos from Centralia Pennsylvania found on the Web during the last seven days. If you have anything to share with us, please tweet it to @centralia_pa....

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Anthracite coal mining in Centralia Pennsylvania is a complex operation due to the geology of the region. Since the 1850s, miners around Centralia have been working to remove coal from the ground. Like many...

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This week we’ve put together some Centralia Pennsylvania photos from the last seven days. If you have anything to share with us, please tweet it to @centralia_pa. Centralia PA exhibit at the Anthracite Heritage...

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Here’s a great 3 minute video about the “lost town” of Centralia Pennsylvania. The news segment was produced by WFMZ out of Allentown and first aired in 2009. The video begins by introducing the...