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THE AGE OF MACHINERY
Written by Alexander R. Horne.
Stock no. 1819205
Published by Blackie And Son Limited. Almost very good condition.

The Forces of Nature turned to the Service of Man. Some ordinary useful applications of the sciences explained in simple language for young people. Blue boards, pale blue titles. B/w illustrations. Boards marked, spine and title to spine faded. Endpapers and text block heavily browned. Rear pastedown has a sticky label stuck to it and pencil scribble. Rust spot to gutter edge of prelims.

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THE MINERS AND COAL LEVELS OF GWENT
Written by Colin Spencer.
Stock no. 2132307
Published by The History Press. 2012. Fine condition.

Illustrating life as it was for the coal-level miners of Gwent throughout its industrial past. Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. Britain in Old Photographs series. ISBN: 9780752452517.

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POWDER RIVER COAL TRAINS
Written by Jeremy Taylor.
Stock no. 1818187
Published by Silver Brook Junction Publishing Co., Inc.. 1st 1997. Nearly fine condition.

Large oblong format. Yellow pictorial cardwraps with red title to front. B/w photos and a few colour. 104 pages. Front cover curling upwards when flat.

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STEAM LOCOMOTIVE COALING STATIONS AND DIESEL LOCOMOTIVE FUELING FACILITIES
Written by Thomas W. Dixon.
Stock no. 1818168
Published by Tlc Publishing Inc.. 1st 2002. Fine condition.

An explanation and examples of how steam locomotives and early diesel-electric locomotives were supplied with fuel and in the case of steam, how the residue of combustion (ash) was disposed. Large format. Blue pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos and diagrams throughout. 80 pages. ISBN: 1883089778. A fine copy.

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CHESAPEAKE & OHIO, COAL, AND COLOR
Written by Eugene L. Huddleston; John Joseph; Everett Young.
Stock no. 1818097
Published by Chesapeake & Ohio Historical Society, Inc.. 1st 1997. Fine condition.

The coalfield operations of the Chesapeake and Ohio railroad, long known as the 'world's largest originator of bituminous coal'. Large format. Pictorial glazed boards. Colour photos. 120 pages. ISBN: 0939487284.

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APPALACHIAN COAL MINES & RAILROADS
Written by Thomas W. Dixon.
Stock no. 1818082
Published by Tlc Publishing Inc.. 1st 1994. Fine condition.

Detailing the cycle of coal transportation, originating at the mine and ending at the market and how the railroads of the Appalachian region developed and served this important trade. Large format. Pictorial cardwraps. Glued binding. B/w photos and illustrations. 74 pages. ISBN: 1883089085.

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CUMBERLAND AND PENNSYLVANIA RAILROAD: WESTERN MARYLAND'S HISTORIC COAL CARRIER
Written by Deane Mellander.
Stock no. 1818026
Published by Carstens Publications Inc.. 1989. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large oblong format. Pictorial cardwraps. Stapled booklet. B/w photos. 64 pages. ISBN: 0911868631. Second printing. Slight rubbing to front spine edge. Couple of small stickers to rear cover. Contents clean.

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GETTING THE COAL
Written by Jeanne Carswell; Tracey Roberts.
Stock no. 2128045
Published by Mantle Oral History Project 1992. 1st 1992. Nearly fine condition.

Impressions of a twentieth century mining community. Taken from a sound archive in which the people of North West Leicestershire recall, in their own words, their own history. Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. 156 pages. ISBN: 9780951504017. Corners just very slightly rubbed.

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BANKING ON COAL
Written by Douglas F. Campbell.
Stock no. 2126335
Published by University College Of Cape Breton Press. 1st CANADA 1997. Very good condition.

Card wraps. Perspectives on a Cape Breton Community Within an International Context. B/w photos. Canadian edition. ISBN: 0920336884. Some creasing to cover corners. A few grubby marks.

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COAL MINING CONCILIATION SCHEME (3 VOLUMES COMPLETE)
No author listed.
Stock no. 2122550
Published by The National Union Of Mineworkers. Very good condition.

Record of the negotiations and decisions of the Joint National Negotiating Committee the National Executive Committee and awards of The National Reference Tribunal. Burgundy cloth, gilt titles. Volume 1 covers 1943-1947. Volume 2 covers 1948-1953. Volume 3 covers 1954-1960 and has Index. Some bumping and wear to spines, cover edges and corners of books. Page edge browning.

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COLLIERIES OF DENBIGHSHIRE
Written by G.G. Lerry.
Stock no. 2122162
Circa 1946. Very good condition.

Past and Present. Beige cloth, black titles. Foreword by A.H. Dodd. Spine is browned.

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COLLIERIES OF DENBIGHSHIRE
Written by G.G. Lerry.
Stock no. 1608597
Published by Wynn Williams (publishers) Ltd.. 2nd 1968. Very good condition.

Card wraps. Second edition. B/w photos. Some scuffing to covers; vertical creasing to spine.

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