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  • The borough is finely situated in the Wyoming Valley among the rich anthracite coalfields of eastern Pennsylvania, and its inhabitants are chiefly engaged in the coal industry; in 1906 and 1907 (when it shipped 24,081,4 9 1 tons) Luzerne county shipped more anthracite coal than any other county in Pennsylvania.
  • Distant, and in the vicinity are three great coalfields, the Warrior, the Coosa and the Cahaba.
  • Its cloth and silk manufactures are important, and owing to the opening up of extensive coalfields in the district almost every branch of iron industry is carried on.
  • Several smaller coalfields on the slopes of the Urals and on the Timan ridge may be added to the above.
  • The Polish coalfields belong to another Carboniferous area of deposit, which extended over Silesia.
 

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