• Our History Hopedale, Ohio

    Coal became an economic factor after the railroads were built. The first major one in the County was conceived by Paul, a Hopedale farmer, who persisted with the railroad idea until local folks finally believed in him. In 187071, he organized a railroad that would be from Wheeling to Sandusky and Toledo. ... Hopedale, Ohio 439760476 ...

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  • Roy H. Snyder May 8, 2008 Obituary

    Roy H. Snyder, 90, Cadiz, died Thursday, May 8, 2008 at his home. He was born July 31, 1917 in Hopedale, Ohio a son of the late William Edward Snyder and Eva Fox Snyder Sizemore. Roy was a member of the First Church of Christ in Cadiz; a retired farmer and ''B'' Shovel operator for Hanna Coal Company; UMWA; and was an avid fisherman.

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  • Coal Transportation

    coal haul distance averaged 275 miles for all modes, with values ranging from 1 to 1,800 miles. 16 The average coal hauling cost was per net tonmile with costs ranging from per net tonmile, as shown in Table 41. The major propor­ tion of the coal traffic in the United States has traditionally been moved by rail­

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  • Weirton Daily Times: Sen. Sherrod Brown meets with ...

    You have got to be a different kind of person to do that work,” Ward said. During the lunch, Brown was given an old “permissible miner safety camp light” by the Kacsmars. Such camp lights, via the height of the flame inside, were used to measure the amount of oxygen and methane in the air in underground coal …

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  • what kind of plant does hanna coal have in hopedale ohio ...

    The new plant in Scio is served by Ohio Central, and the plant in Hopedale (Hanna) is served by the WLE While the , I'm not sure how much traffic this plant will have, but there appears to be several tankcar loading tracks being built , This particular coaltrain loads at a coal loadout a couple miles north of Cadiz on the Cadiz branch, and ...

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  • Northern Appalachia

    Coal produced from the Hopedale mine is first cleaned at our Nelms preparation plant located on the Ohio Central Railroad and the Wheeling Lake Erie Railroad in Cadiz, Ohio and then shipped by train or truck to the customer. The infrastructure includes a fullservice loadout facility.

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    With access to a fleet of more than 1,000 pieces of heavyduty and specialized equipment, we have the tools necessary for the job, and our fleet logistics team makes sure that it's ready to perform for the task at hand. With the ability to control costs and availability, we gain an advantage in meeting project deadlines and budgets.

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  • 10 Best Hanna coal company images | Coal, Coal mining, Hanna

    Sep 20, 2015 Explore Scott Bryan's board "Hanna coal company" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Coal, Coal mining, Hanna.

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  • Bill to shield retired miners divides coalstate ...

    In this March 10, 2006 file photo, Ohio coal miners head into the mine for a shift inside the Hopedale Mine near Cadiz, Ohio. An electionyear bill that would protect healthcare and pension ...

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  • Underworld: Our Underground Coal Economy | GQ

    May 01, 2007· Why do we even have coal mines? That question is what led Jeanne Marie Laskas to spend a few weeks 500 feet underground, getting to know the men behind the invisible economy this country couldn't ...

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  • Florence Mine Camp YO Coal Company Home | Facebook

    Florence Mine Camp YO Coal Company, Martins Ferry, Ohio. 506 likes. A place to learn about and share the history, memories and photographs of life in the Florence Mine Camp.

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  • PITTSBURGH NO. 8 FIELD

    When fully loaded the truck will take the coal to the Georgetown Prep Plant for cleaning and shipping. (Image source lost) Pat Osborne emailed in this information: "My grandfather worked for Hanna Coal. They mined on either side of the family home on (now) Rt 22A, between Hopedale in Harrison County and Bloomingdale in Jefferson County.

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  • List of company towns in the United States Wikipedia

    Midway, built and laid out by Lexington and Ohio Railroad in 1830. Seco, built and formerly owned by South Eastern Coal Company. Stearns, built by Stearns Coal and Lumber Company. Stone, built and formerly owned by Pond Creek Coal Company. It was also owned by Fordson Coal Company and Eastern Coal Company.

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