Tagged: mine fire

Centralia PA Drone Footage Graffiti Highway 3

Centralia PA is fascinating to explore from the ground, as well as from the air. Here’s a cool, five minute video of the town as captured by Sean Swatsky using a drone. If you...

Centralia Pennsylvania Excavation 0

By the early 1980s, the mine fire in Centralia, Pennsylvania was growing worse and increasingly threatening the people who lived there. GAI, Inc., a private geotechnical engineering company, was hired to review the situation...

Todd Domboski Centralia PA 0

Here’s a neat piece of video history. It’s a news report about Centralia, Pennsylvania that first aired in 1983. The segment was produced by WNEP, an ABC affiliated television station out of Scranton, PA....

Centralia Pennsylvania Heart Love 0

We love Centralia, Pennsylvania. And, it’s not just us. People all over the world do too. But this begs the question – why? Centralia is a place, a sad place really, with only six...

Centralia Pennsylvania No Dumping Steam 0

Every week we find the best images from Centralia Pennsylvania that were posted during the last seven days. If you have anything to share with us, please tweet it to @centralia_pa. “Don’t Stop Believin’”...

Centralia PA Park Street Locust Avenue Sign 1

By 1977, the residents of Centralia Pennsylvania stood at a crossroads. For 15 years, a mine fire had uncontrollably burned at the edge of their town. Time was quickly running out. Many methods had...