Truesdale Colliery
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Truesdale Colliery

Credit: Courtesy of the George Arents Library, Syracuse University

In 1916 the DL&W Coal Company's Truesdale Colliery set a record for the anthracite coal industry by producing 1,689,910 tons. For years to come it would remain the largest anthracite producing mine in the world.

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