Anthracite Region

Photographs by Shaun O'Boyle


Houses with tailings pile


anthracite pit


Miner Bill, Anthracite Museum, Ashland, PA


Shamokin, PA


Roadside ruin, near Pottsville, PA


Sign, roadside ruin, near Pottsville, PA


ruins home


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