Small coal

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Little coals of wood formerly used to light fires
Coal about the size of a hazelnut, separated from the coarser parts by screening.
- Gay.

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Now the reality was in my hold, I only felt that I was dusty with the dust of small coal, and that I had a weight upon my daily remembrance to which the anvil was a feather.
Fanny Magenis stops with her mother, who sells small coal and potatoes, most likely, in Islington-town, hard by London, though she's always bragging of her father's ships, and pointing them out to us as they go up the river: and Mrs.
The bark's crew fired small coal from the galley, and the dories threatened to come aboard and "razee" her.
German submarines took a heavy toll of the small coal ships from the ports of south Wales, often sailing alone and unarmed before the introduction of convoys protected by the Royal Navy.
LAHORE -- The Lahore High Court Tuesday disposed of petitions challenging construction of small coal power project near BRB Canal in Lahore after being told that the Punjab government had withdrawn notification for the purpose.
To the front of the property is a small courtyard area and a small coal house.
18 million, Feasibility Study for Establishment of 50200 MW Small Coal Fired Power Plants near Load Centers in the Punjab (PCII) at the cost of Rs.
The government plans to close more than 2,000 small coal mines by the end of next year, Xinhua reported in July.
The new government has also been accused of watering down environmental rules after it allowed polluting industries to operate closer to national parks, and said small coal miners could expand production by 50 per cent without seeking public approval.
Currently, small coal mines in China have basically terminated production and the government has restricted over- production in large coal mines, in particular those in Shanxi Province while increasing coal import tax, this reflects the government's determination to reduce domestic coal market supply, and help domestic coal enterprises turnaround.
The conditions she met when she arrived in the small coal mining community of Coal Valley were far worse then she could ever have expected.
Ruth was born in 1931 in Sheppton, a small coal mining town in the Appalachian Mountains of eastern Pennsylvania.

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