Did famous Summit Hill fire start in Lansford?

Jan 18, 2013 Full story: Times News

Archival files at the No. 9 Mine and Museum in Lansford contain an 1884 newspaper story about a deep mine fire in Lansford that might have implications for the Burning Mine in Summit Hill.

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Tea Tard

Meadville, PA

#1 Jan 18, 2013
Who gives a $hit.Too bad it didn't burn both towns down.
Timmmay

Lehighton, PA

#2 Jan 18, 2013
Tea Tard wrote:
Who gives a $hit.Too bad it didn't burn both towns down.
Here is to that! If that would happen it would be called URBAN RENEWAL.....
Nope

Lehighton, PA

#3 Jan 19, 2013
Timmmay wrote:
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Here is to that! If that would happen it would be called URBAN RENEWAL.....
... that would be called a blessing.

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