Tagged: Pennsylvania

Centralia Pennsylvania Anthracite Coal Pile 0

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 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...

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Every week, we put together a gallery of Centralia Pennsylvania images from the last seven days. If you have anything to share with us, please tweet it to @centralia_pa. Exploring the Graffiti Highway in...

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Here are some images of Centralia Pennsylvania photographed during the last seven days. If you have anything to share with us, please tweet it to @centralia_pa. Exploring abandoned Route 61. Centralia @PennsylvaniaPro pic.twitter.com/hbJMriCfKP —...

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Centralia, Pennsylvania was founded because of the discovery of anthracite coal in the area during the mid-1800s. Mining was of critical importance to the growth of the borough and the surrounding towns. If you...