Centralia PA Mine Fire - Photos History Visiting
The Centralia PA mine fire has been burning for over 50 years. See pictures, explore history, and visit Centralia Pennsylvania. In 1962 a mine fire began under Centralia, PA. Today the town is gone. 29. ... Review: Lost Coal Country of Northeastern Pennsylvania by Lorena Beniquez.
Centralia mine fire - Wikipedia
The Centralia mine fire is a coal seam fire that has been burning underneath the borough of Centralia, Pennsylvania, United States, since at least May 27, 1962.The fire is suspected to be from deliberate burning of trash in a former strip mine, igniting a coal seam.. The fire is burning in underground coal mines at depths of up to 300 feet (90 m) over an 8-mile (13 km) stretch of 3,700 acres ...