Re: How to unload coal 1945


Ray Breyer
 

I'm pretty sure it's coal Tony. They're loading the stuff into 50 pound burlap sacks, and there seems to be little or no coal dust, so to me this all looks like washed home heating coal!

Ray Breyer
Elgin, IL


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From: Anthony Thompson <thompson@signaturepress.com>
To: STMFC@yahoogroups.com
Sent: Wednesday, July 25, 2012 2:04 PM
Subject: Re: [STMFC] How to unload coal 1945

Ray Breyer wrote:
For anyone wanting to know how to unload a "car of coal" at a dealer, THIS is the most usual way.

http://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/uploads/r/null/7/5/759260/2d140d1f-2c48-49ef-a6f9-384c3c885adb-A12259.jpg
    Excellent photo, Ray, thanks for the link. The stuff looks more like coke than coal to me. Anyone else want to comment?

Tony Thompson

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