Control of Fires in Inactive Coal Formations in the United States

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From Introduction: "The purpose of this Bulletin, in addition to presenting a history and description of Bureau activities in controlling these fires, is to provide the mining industry and the public with information concerning methods of controlling fires in inactive coal formation. The Bulletin is intended to serve as a guide to the public and more specifically to mining supervisory personnel and engineers who may be called upon to extinguish such fires."

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Location(s): United States
Creation Date: 1960
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Technical Report Archive and Image Library
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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: 1960
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United States
Description:

From Introduction: "The purpose of this Bulletin, in addition to presenting a history and description of Bureau activities in controlling these fires, is to provide the mining industry and the public with information concerning methods of controlling fires in inactive coal formation. The Bulletin is intended to serve as a guide to the public and more specifically to mining supervisory personnel and engineers who may be called upon to extinguish such fires."

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114 p. : ill.

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Keyword(s): fires | mining
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Series Title: United States Bureau of Mines Reports
Added Title: United States Bureau of Mines Bulletin 590
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Technical Report Archive and Image Library
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  • REP-NO: Bulletin 590
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc12744
Resource Type: Report
Format: Text