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Coal bituminous : cable retarding conveyor lowering coal down the mountain side from mine to tipple

Image ID: 107522

Coal bituminous : cable retarding conveyor lowering coal down the mountain side from mine to tipple

Image Details

Image Title

:  Coal bituminous : cable retarding conveyor lowering coal down the mountain side from mine to tipple

Item Physical Description

: 20.5 x 25.5 cm.

Notes

: The conveyor consists of an endless wire rope upon which are mounted disks or flights at regular intervals. The disks run in a steel trough thereby lowering the coal gently to the discharge point. The Jeffrey MFG. Co., Columbus, Ohio 13026

Source

: "The Pageant of America" Collection / v.5 - The epic of industry / (unpublished photographs) / Coal mining

Source Description

: Approx. 8,000 photographs

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Photography Collection, Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs

Digital ID

: 107522

Record ID

: 134266

Digital Item Published

: 2-3-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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