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On the present state of coal mining in the county of Tyrone

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Published by s.n. in Dublin .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Coal mines and mining

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Edward T. Hardman ; read before the Royal Dublin Society, Monday, November 18, 1872
    The Physical Object
    Pagination18 p., [1] leaf of plates (folded) :
    Number of Pages18
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24829271M


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On the present state of coal mining in the county of Tyrone by Hardman, Edward T. (Edward Townley)Pages: Tyrone Precinct—A History of the Plantation Settlement of Dungannon and Mountjoy to Modern Times by W.

Hutchison (Donaghmore Historical Society ), in chapter VIII Coal, pages –, contains a comprehensive history of coal mining in the Dungannon area. On the Present State of Coal Mining in Unknown Binding See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

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