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Zollverein Coal Mine Industrial Complex in Essen

The Zollverein industrial complex in Land Nordrhein-Westfalen consists of the complete infrastructure of a historical coal-mining site, with some 20th-century buildings of outstanding architectural merit. It constitutes remarkable material evidence of the evolution and decline of an essential industry over the past 150 years. 194 more words

Kartu Pos

Time Travel to the Cultural Revolution - Jiayang (嘉阳) & Bajiaogou (芭焦沟)

This was originally featured in my earlier blog post on Chengdu and Leshan, but I’ve decided to have a separate post for this instead of having it being lost in an old and long blog post. 1,272 more words

Beyond The Dot

Deadly Mine Collapse Under Investigation In West Virginia

CAMERON, WV (KDKA)- State officials are investigating a deadly accident at a coal mine in Marshall County, West Virginia.

Emergency crews were called to the Cameron Portal of the Murray Energy coal mine around 8:50 p.m. 245 more words


33 confirmed deaths in east Ukraine coal mine blast

WATCH ABOVE: A number of bodies were carried out of a coal mine in Donetsk on Thursday following an explosion that killed 32 people, according to officials in the separatist rebel-held city in east Ukraine. 119 more words


Coal Mine Blast in Eastern Ukraine Kills 1, Traps Dozens

(DONETSK, Ukraine) — An explosion ripped through a coal mine before dawn Wednesday in war-torn eastern Ukraine, killing at least one miner, rebel and government officials said. 652 more words

Easington Colliery, a little village in County Durham, England

Easington Colliery Pit and miners houses

At 2.am on the 29th of May 1951, 81 men died in the Easington Colliery coal mine disaster. Two more were to die trying to rescue the miners trapped underground and affected by methane gas. 537 more words


Md. Awards $93,000 To Abandoned Coal Mine Project

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — The state of Maryland is giving an Ohio engineering firm $93,000 to help reduce acid drainage from abandoned coal mines in western Maryland. 112 more words